Construction Update: Railroad Crossing Work

New Haven - Hartford - Springfield Rail Program

Construction Update: Town of Windsor – Railroad Crossing Activity and Roadway Paving

(Daytime/Overnight Hours)

*REVISED SCHEDULE*
March 26 – April 9, 2018

 

Due to recent inclement weather, below is a revised schedule for the following railroad crossings in Windsor. The crossings will be closed to through traffic to accommodate railroad crossing activity, including new drainage, curbing, sidewalks and signage, as well as roadway paving:

 

East Barber Road Railroad Crossing: The work will now begin on Monday, March 26th at 6:00 p.m. and continue through Wednesday, March 28th until 6:00 p.m.

 

Island Road Railroad Crossing: The work will now begin on Monday, April 2nd at 6:00 p.m. and continue through Wednesday, April 4th until 6:00 p.m.

 

Meadow Road Railroad Crossing: The work will begin on Friday, April 6th at 6:00 p.m. and continue through Monday, April 9th until 6:00 p.m.

 

Central Street Railroad Crossing: The work will now begin on Monday, April 9th at 6:00 p.m. and continue through Wednesday, April 11th until 6:00 p.m.

 

There will be construction noise throughout this period and temporary lighting to support overnight work in the area.

 

Traffic personnel will be in place throughout the duration of construction. Signs, variable message boards and detour routes alerting the public of the detour/closure will be posted on-site.

 

Please note that this schedule is subject to change.

 

For construction related questions, please contact Rich Angelicola, Resident Engineer, AECOM at (860) 867-6460. For Amtrak service schedule information please visit www.amtrak.com or call 1(800) 872-7245.

 

This work is part of the overall upgrade of the New Haven-Hartford-Springfield rail line – now branded as the CTrail Hartford Line – scheduled to begin expanded service in May 2018.

 

Future updates on the status and location of construction activities will be provided on the NHHS Rail Program website at www.nhhsrail.com, Facebook, Twitter and by email. To receive email updates, please register on the NHHS Rail Program website.