Submitted by Sara Mendillo
(September 10, 2023) — The Connecticut Department of Transportation has issued the following traffic advisory for road closures at the Haddam/East Haddam Swing Bridge (Route 82):
The 63-hour bridge closure scheduled to begin at 8:00 p.m. on Sunday, September 10, 2023 has been cancelled. There will, however, be overnight bridge closures as follows:
- Sunday (9/10) night into Monday (9/11) morning – 10:00 p.m. to 6:00 a.m.
- Monday (9/11) night into Tuesday (9/12) morning – 7:00 p.m. to 6:00 a.m.
- Tuesday (9/12) night into Wednesday (9/13) morning – 7:00 p.m. to 6:00 a.m.
- Wednesday (9/13) night into Thursday (9/14) morning – 11:00 p.m. to 6:00 a.m.
You can sign up for Text Alerts to receive notifications on 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.