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  • CTDOT Engineers taught Greenwich Pre-School students about bridges at the Walk Bridge Welcome Center
    CTDOT Engineers taught Greenwich Pre-School students about bridges at the Walk Bridge Welcome Center
    Pre-School Class Takes Virtual Tour of the New Walk Bridge!
    Students from Greenwich, CT visited the Walk Bridge Welcome Center as part of the Program’s education initiative to learn about bridges from CTDOT engineers and take part in a virtual reality demonstration. Click the read more button to see a video of this state-of-the-art learning experience!
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  • Rendering of the Danbury Branch Dockyard
    Rendering of the Danbury Branch Dockyard
    Join us for a Public Meeting on Wednesday, November 28!
    The Connecticut Department of Transportation (CTDOT) will hold a Public Meeting at Norwalk City Hall on Wednesday, November 28, to update the community on Walk Bridge Program progress and provide an opportunity for the public to ask questions and speak with program officials. The meeting will be conducted in two sessions presenting identical material, at 4:00 PM and 6:30 PM. Please click the "read more" link for additional information.
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  • Archaeologist excavating the remnants of an ancient fort
    Archaeologist excavating the remnants of an ancient fort
    Walk Bridge Program Activities Anticipated the Week of November 16 - November 26, 2018
    Walk Bridge Program activities: Friday, November 16 - Monday, November 26, 2018. Please click below to learn more.
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  • 240' Vertical Lift Span Bridge Rendering. May 2018
    240' Vertical Lift Span Bridge Rendering. May 2018
    Walk Bridge Program Uncovers Ancient Fort
    The Walk Bridge Program recently announced exciting findings of an archeological excavation associated with the project. Click the “Read More” to learn about the ancient fort uncovered by the Walk Bridge Program.
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  • Digital Rendering of the Walk Bridge over the Norwalk River
    Digital Rendering of the Walk Bridge over the Norwalk River
    Walk Bridge Welcome Center Hours
    The Connecticut Department of Transportation’s Walk Bridge Welcome Center hours are as follows: Tuesdays and Wednesdays, 8:00 AM-4:00 PM, and Thursdays, 12:30-4:30 PM. The Welcome Center is located on the first floor of the Lock Building at 20 Marshall Street in South Norwalk.
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  • Fender Repair Project - Fenders At The Base Of The Walk Bridge To Be Repaired
    Fender Repair Project - Fenders At The Base Of The Walk Bridge To Be Repaired
    Business Survey for the Walk Bridge Program!
    The Business Coordination Plan (BCP) survey is designed to gather information from businesses in Norwalk and surrounding areas to develop potential construction mitigation during the replacement of the Walk Bridge. CTDOT encourages all local business owners to complete the survey. The survey is available at the Welcome Center (20 Marshall St. in Norwalk) and online by clicking 'read more.'
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  • Navigation Channel of Norwalk River/Harbor. Photograph  courtesy of Geoff Steadman, Norwalk Harbor Management Commission
    Navigation Channel of Norwalk River/Harbor. Photograph courtesy of Geoff Steadman, Norwalk Harbor Management Commission
    Pre-School Class Takes Virtual Tour of the New Walk Bridge!
    Students from Greenwich, CT visited the Walk Bridge Welcome Center as part of the Program’s education initiative to learn about bridges from CTDOT engineers and take part in a virtual reality demonstration. Click the read more button to see a video of this state-of-the-art learning experience!
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  • Aerial View, Looking East - Walk Bridge On Left and Stroffolino Bridge On Right. Photograph courtesy of Geoff Steadman, Norwalk Harbor Management Commission.
    Aerial View, Looking East - Walk Bridge On Left and Stroffolino Bridge On Right. Photograph courtesy of Geoff Steadman, Norwalk Harbor Management Commission.
    Join us for a Public Meeting on Wednesday, November 28!
    The Connecticut Department of Transportation (CTDOT) will hold a Public Meeting at Norwalk City Hall on Wednesday, November 28, to update the community on Walk Bridge Program progress and provide an opportunity for the public to ask questions and speak with program officials. The meeting will be conducted in two sessions presenting identical material, at 4:00 PM and 6:30 PM. Please click the "read more" link for additional information.
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  • View of the Walk Bridge and Fender System
    View of the Walk Bridge and Fender System
    Walk Bridge Program Activities Anticipated the Week of November 16 - November 26, 2018
    Walk Bridge Program activities: Friday, November 16 - Monday, November 26, 2018. Please click below to learn more.
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  • Replacement of the Walk Bridge Over the Norwalk River

    As of June 2018, The Walk Bridge Replacement Project has reached 60% design, with the final design submission anticipated in Spring 2019. Construction is expected to begin in Fall 2019. [read more]

  • CP243 Interlocking

    Construction on the CP243 Interlocking Project began in Fall 2017. Track and signal work, catenary foundation drilling, and tree clearing activities are underway in the vicinity of Norden Place. [read more]

  • Danbury Branch Dockyard Project

    Construction on the Danbury Branch Dockyard Project began in Fall 2017. Track work and catenary structure installation activities are underway. Work on the Ann Street Bridge superstructure replacement began in June 2018, with Ann Street detoured from June 13 - August 27, 2018. [read more]

  • Storm Armoring and Waterproofing of the Stroffolino Bridge (related)

    Starting in Spring 2017, There will be sidewalk and roadway lane closures for the repairs of the sidewalk hatches, work inside the bascule pit, the raising of the front walls of the bascule piers and for materials delivery. [read more]

  • Replacement of the Walk Bridge over the Norwalk River

    Surveying and subsurface investigation activities are underway in advance of construction on the Walk Bridge Replacement Project. Demolition of Goldstein Place properties for use in construction staging begain in June 2018. 

  • Test Pile Program

    Pile-driving for the Test Pile Program associated with environmental, noise, and vibration studies will begin in the vicinity of the Walk Bridge in Fall 2018. 

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