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Advance Utilities Project

State Project No. 0301-0515

The Advance Utilities Project consists of undergrounding utilities located between Winfield Street and Olmstead Place, on East Avenue in East Norwalk, CT. The utility upgrades are needed as part of the East Avenue Bridge Replacement and Roadway Project.

Construction work is scheduled to commence in summer 2021 along East Avenue. Utilities will be upgraded and, if necessary, replaced and relocated to accommodate further infrastructure improvements. Commuters and residents in the vicinity of East Avenue in East Norwalk can expect the following upgrades to underground utilities:

  • New electrical, cable TV, fiber trunk line wires in East Norwalk
  • Lower telephone conduits under East Avenue bridge
  • New sewer pipe and water main under East Avenue bridge
  • Replace City communication fiber on a new route, providing improved redundancy

Key Milestones & Cost

START OF CONSTRUCTION: Summer 2021

ANTICIPATED CONSTRUCTION DURATION: 2.5 Years

APPROXIMATE CONSTRUCTION CONTRACT COST: $15 Million

Reference Documents:

Advance Utilities Project Fact Sheet

Advance Utilities Project Virtual Meeting Presentation (December 2020)

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