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Swing Bridge Construction Update: Week of November 26, 2023

Submitted by Sara Mendillo

(November 26, 2023) — The Connecticut Department of Transportation has issued the following traffic advisory for road closures at the Haddam/East Haddam Swing Bridge for the week of November 26, 2023:

 The bridge will be closed as follows:

  • Monday night (11/27) into Tuesday morning (11/28) – 7:00 p.m. to 6:00 a.m.
  • Tuesday night (11/28) into Wednesday morning (11/29) – 7:00 p.m. to 6:00 a.m.
  • Wednesday night (11/29) into Thursday morning (11/30) – 11:00 p.m. to 6:00 a.m.
  • Thursday night (11/30) into Friday morning (12/1) – 9:00 p.m. to 6:00 a.m.
As a reminder, the last day the bridge will open for boat traffic is Thursday, November 30, 2023 with openings scheduled to resume on Monday, April 1, 2024.
Beginning Friday, December 1, 2023 through Sunday, March 31, 2024, the bridge will operate under signalized one-way traffic 24/7.  Please be prepared for delays during this four- month period.
  • You can receive Text Alerts for bridge closures and re-openings, closure cancellations, and any emergency closures. To opt in, text the word SWINGBRIDGE to 888777. (Message and Data rates may apply). In addition to SMS messages, if you would like to receive Swing Bridge open/closed status notices via email or a voice call from Everbridge, please click here to enter the required information. Message and data rates may apply. Reply HELP for help, STOP to opt out.

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