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Major overhaul underway on Route 69 at Maple Ave. & Peacedale St.

BRISTOL — The Connecticut Department of Transportation has begun construction and improvements at Route 69 at Maple Avenue and Peacedale Street.

The project consists of improving the safety and capacity at the intersection of Route 69, Maple Avenue and Peacedale Street.

The project would involve adding left-turn lanes at each leg of the intersection. The east side of Route 69 would be widened to accommodate the additional turning lanes.

Reconstruction of approximately 1,050 feet of Maple Avenue and Peacedale Street is also included to accommodate the additional turning lanes, as well as vertical alignment adjustments to improve sight distances.

The DOT Project is scheduled to be completed by November 30, 2017.

Traffic control personnel and signing patterns will be utilized to guide motorists through the work zone as needed.

The regular work schedule for this project is from 7:00 AM to 4:00 PM,  Monday through Friday.

Night time operations, if any, would be between the hours of 6:00 PM  to 6:00 AM, and Saturday and Sunday working hours if any would be between the hours of 6:00 PM  to 10:00 AM.

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