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  • New Seal Exhibit Opens at Maritime Aquarium
    Another significant milestone was achieved on the Walk Bridge Program as the new "Pinniped Cove" seal exhibit officially opened June 8 at the Maritime Aquarium. The exhibit opening comes just five months after the completion of a 169-seat 4D movie theater. Both projects are part of a $40 million Functional Replacement Agreement between the Connecticut Department of Transportation, the City of Norwalk and the Maritime Aquarium. "We want to thank the Aquarium and the City for their collaboration," said James Mason, CTDOT, Division of Rights of Way.
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  • Walk Bridge Program Activities Anticipated the Week of July 23 - August 2
    Track upgrades and overnight work on the New Haven Line
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  • Replacement of the Walk Bridge Over the Norwalk River

    Construction is anticipated in Fall 2021 (pending receipt of permits). The total cost and schedule of the Walk Bridge Program including design, rights of way and construction, are currently being updated.{read more}

  • CP243 Interlocking

    The CP243 Interlocking Project construction began in fall 2017. Track and signal work, catenary foundation drilling, and tree clearing activities are conducted between Howard Avenue and Bridge Street near Norden Place. Construction of a new signal house on the New Haven Line between N. Water Street and N. Main Street began in late 2018. The CP243 project is anticipated to be complete and in service in 2022. [read more]

  • Danbury Branch Dockyard Project

    Danbury Branch Dockyard Project construction began in fall 2017. Replacement of the Ann Street Bridge superstructure was completed in August 2019 and track work was completed in 2020. The project will be fully complete in 2022. [read more]

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