If you’re driving through Waterbury today you may find yourself needing to take an alternate route.
The Scott Road Bridge on I-84 will be closed to complete the final concrete pour on the new bridge deck.
Traffic will detour along local roads as follows:
-To East Main Street from Reidville Drive:
Travel east on Reidville Drive; straight onto eastbound (EB) I-84; take EB Exit 25A; left at the end of the ramp onto Austin Road; left onto East Main Street
-From Scott Road (Prospect) to East Main Street:
Stay straight on Scott Road to Austin Road; left onto East Main Street
-To southbound Scott Road from East Main Street:
Travel east on East Main Street; right onto Austin Road; Austin Road turns into Scott Road
-To Eastbound I-84 and Reidville Drive from East Main Street/Scott Road intersection:
Travel west on East Main Street; left onto Harpers Ferry Road; left onto Reidville Drive left onto Reidville Drive; straight for EB I-84
Access to the businesses on Plank Road East will be provided, and the I-84 westbound (WB) 25 off-ramp, EB 25 on-ramp at Scott Road, and WB 25 on-ramp from Plank Road East, will remain open.
The work is anticipated to be done by noon Sunday.