Construction Alert — September 27, 2022 : Marine Alert

The Connecticut Department of Transportation advises the following:

Maritime Alert: 

Due to mechanical and electrical issues, the East Haddam Swing Bridge is currently not opening on signal nor on the hour for maritime traffic.  The Contractor is working diligently to repair the bridge to its full operational capacity.

In the interim, the bridge operators will be opening the bridge manually, these openings will be slower than normal due to the procedure being used.

Effective, Wednesday, September 28, 2022, the swing bridge  will open twice daily, once at 10am and again at 1pm.

This will be in effect until further notice.


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