A new “06880” reader named Bill writes:
I came across your blog by googling “Merritt construction delays.” I’m researching this because my family and I are thinking of moving from Exit 27 to Exit 42, off Tupelo Road. 160 more words
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — In a bid to unclog Connecticut’s notorious traffic jams, the governor has put forward a plan to rip up and widen two major highways, Interstates 84 and 95. 555 more words
Alert “06880” reader Jo Shields noticed something new yesterday on the Merritt Parkway North Avenue bridge:
With the appearance of black plastic-wrapped traffic lights strung at both ends of the North Avenue bridge, it looks as if we are into this construction business for the long haul. 65 more words
When school buses roll 2 weeks from today, they’ll roll right over the Merritt Parkway, on the North Avenue bridge.
There will be alternating lanes of traffic — but not the nightmare scenario that Westporters involved with Staples High, Bedford and Coleytown Middle, and Coleytown Elementary Schools imagined. 239 more words