63-hour bridge closure CANCELED, Overnight bridge closures to occur 10/22 through 10/25 click here for details

The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing the following:

Vehicular Traffic Advisory:

The 63-hour bridge closure scheduled for 8pm this Sunday night (10/22) into Wednesday morning has been CANCELED. The 63-hour bridge closures will resume Sunday (11/5) at 8pm, unless otherwise advised.

Be advised that in lieu of a 63-hour closure, overnight full closures will occur Sunday (10/22) through Wednesday (10/25) at the following times:

  • Sun. night into Mon. morning – 10:00pm to 6:00am
  • Mon. night into Tues. morning – 7:00pm to 6:00am
  • Tues. night into Wed. morning – 7:00pm to 6:00am
  • Wed. night into Thur. morning – 11:00pm to 6:00am


Motorist alternative options to cross the Connecticut River during these overnight bridge closures will be as follows:


  • Traveling to/from the South – Use the signed detour utilizing the Baldwin Bridge (I-95 Old Saybrook).

Traveling to/from the North – utilize the Arrigoni Bridge (Middletown-Portland).