In June 2018, the Walk Bridge Replacement Project reached 60% design. Final design is anticipated in Summer 2019. Following final design, construction of the new bridge is expected to begin in Summer 2020. Preliminary work on the Replacement Project is currently underway. One such element, The Test Pile Program, was completed in January 2019. [read more]
CP243 Interlocking Project construction began in Fall 2017. Track and signal work, catenary foundation drilling, and tree clearing activities have been conducted between Howard Avenue and Bridge Street, near Norden Place. Construction of a new signal house on the New Haven Line between N. Water Street and N. Main Street began in late 2018. [read more]
Danbury Branch Dockyard Project construction began in Fall 2017, and is anticipated to be completed by Spring 2020. Track work and catenary structure installation are underway. Work on the Ann Street Bridge superstructure replacement started in June 2018 and is anticipated to be completed by July 2019. [read more]
This project is not part of the Walk Bridge Program. The Stroffolino Bridge Rehabilitation Project started on April 1, 2019, and is anticipated to be complete by mid-November 2019. The contractor is working days and nights to perform repairs and upgrades. Minimal weekend work is anticipated. Lane closures are necessary to facilitate work during off-peak traffic hours. [read more]
Replacement of the Walk Bridge over the Norwalk River
Surveying and subsurface investigation activities are underway in advance of construction on the Walk Bridge Replacement Project. Demolition of Goldstein Place properties for use in construction was completed Summer 2018.
Test Pile Program
Pile-driving for the Test Pile Program associated with environmental, noise, and vibration studies was completed January 2019.