Overnight bridge closures to occur 12/17 through 12/21 click here for details

The Connecticut Department of Transportation is issuing the follow traffic advisory for road closures of Route 82 over the Connecticut River (East Haddam Swing Bridge).


Overnight Bridge Closures:


The contractor will be performing overnight bridge closures as follows:


  • Sun. night (12/17) into Mon. morning – 10pm to 6am
  • Mon. night (12/18) into Tues. morning – 7pm to 6am
  • Tues. night (12/19) into Wed. morning – 7pm to 6am
  • Wed. night (12/20) into Thur. morning – 11pm to 6am
  • Thur. night (12/21) into Fri. morning – 11pm to 6am

Any changes to these scheduled closures will be communicated.




Motorist alternative options to cross the Connecticut River during these 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).


If you have any questions related to construction, please send an e-mail to [email protected]