Merritt Parkway Projects


Recently completed work on this project includes:

  • Completed new northbound service plaza ramp to Parkway – stop sign removed.
  • Completed south bound service plaza exit ramp extension. 
  • Constructed Merritt Parkway Concrete Median barrier on Merritt Parkway Bridge over New Canaan Ave (Bridge No. 00715)
  • Completed concrete repairs to New Canaan Ave. bridge and applied color stain.
  • Completed installation of Reinforced Steep Slope (RSS) for southbound shoulder widening at exit 38 off amp deceleration lane.
  • Installed landscaping north bound and south bound roadside slopes and hydro seeded for establishment of grasses.
  • Installed Stage 4 temporary barrier along northbound and south bound median shoulder

Work in Progress:

  • Cross slope correction paving south bound approaching New Canaan Avenue Bridge 
  • Nighttime Excavation of Merritt Parkway Median – Work Zone 1 (South Ave overpass to New Canaan Ave.)
  • Nighttime and daytime Installation of new drainage in Median – Work Zone 1

Anticipated Work:

  • Continue Stage 4 median excavation and drainage operations.
  • Winter work schedule to be determined.

This Project is currently scheduled for completion on October 31, 2024

February 2024

November – December 2023

September – October 23

April /May 2023