Waterbury – I-84 nighttime closure and detour

Message from Connecticut Department of Transportation.

I- 84 nighttime closure and detour to begin on Sunday night in Waterbury at Exit 25 for Scott Road bridge steel installation activities. Expect delays Sunday through Thursday Nights, May 14 – 18 from 11 p.m. to 5 a.m.

I-84 eastbound and westbound will be closed nightly and detoured at Exit 25. The closure and detour will start on Sunday night, May 14, and will continue through Thursday night, May 18, 2017. The closures will take place from 11 p.m. to 5 a.m..

These temporary detours are in addition to the regular nightly lane closures permitted within the area. If inclement weather causes postponement of work, the rain date will be Sunday, May 21.

Detour Routes: Motorists will detour from I-84 to local roads, and back to I-84, via detours at both westbound and eastbound Exits 25 as described below.


I-84 traffic will detour off the highway at EB Exit 25, continue straight on Reidville Drive, and reenter I-84 via the eastbound 25 on ramp at Scott Road.


I-84 traffic will detour off the highway at WB Exit 25, continue straight onto Plank Road, and reenter I-84 via the westbound 25 on ramp.