Summer Roadwork Update – July 2021

July 26, 2021

Information from the CT Dept. of Transportation on projects in Stafford and Pomfret/Woodstock




Public Information Meeting Concerning Upgrading Existing Rotary to a Modern Roundabout in Stafford

THIS Thursday July 29, 2021: The formal presentation will begin at 6:00 p.m. Refer to the project webpage for more detail:

The purpose of the project is to increase the safety and efficiency at the intersection of Route 190 at Route 32 by upgrading the existing antiquated rotary to a modern roundabout.



Resurfacing Project on Route 169 in Pomfret and Woodstock

The project consists of milling and resurfacing a 5.46-mile segment of Route 169 in Pomfret and Woodstock.

The resurfacing segment of this project is anticipated to be performed on Monday, August 23, 2021, through Friday, September 10, 2021. No work will be performed on September 3, and September 7, 2021, due to the Labor Day holiday.

Motorists can expect lane closures to occur on Route 169 from Route 171 in Pomfret to Route 101 in Woodstock. Traffic control personnel and signing patterns will be utilized to guide motorists through the work zone. The night work schedule for this project is from 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. (Monday – Friday).

Motorists should be aware that modifications or extensions to this schedule may become necessary due to weather delays or other unforeseen conditions. Motorists are advised to remain alert, drive cautiously, and to maintain a safe speed when driving in this vicinity.