Tag Archives: Route 69

Proposed sidewalk in Prospect gets longer

PROSPECT — A planned sidewalk along Waterbury Road has gotten a bit longer. In July, the state Department of Transportation committed to fund $752,288 through the Local Transportation Capital Improvement…

Council supports sidewalk project

PROSPECT — Most of the 70 or so people who filled the council chambers at Town Hall Aug. 8 for a hearing on a Route 69 sidewalk project urged the…

State commits funds for Prospect sidewalk project

PROSPECT — With a promise of state funds in hand, local officials are proposing to build a sidewalk along a stretch of Route 69. The town received word in a…

One-car crash closes section of Route 69

PROSPECT — A section of Waterbury Road is closed following a one-car accident this morning near Rosewood Drive. Mayor Robert Chatfield, who is also the day commander for the Volunteer…

Waterbury man dies in accident in Prospect

PROSPECT — A 22-year-old Waterbury man was killed in a one-car crash on Route 69 Saturday afternoon. Donovan Nelson, of 1131 Hamilton Ave., Waterbury, was driving a 2007 GMC Sierra…

Fatal accident closes part of Route 69

PROSPECT — Route 69 is closed near the Waterbury-Prospect border following a fatal car accident, police said. Mayor Robert Chatfield said the accident occurred this morning about 500 feet over…

Accident closes part of Route 69

PROSPECT — Route 69 was closed between Route 68 and Center Street Tuesday afternoon after a flatbed tractor-trailer struck a utility pole. At about 1:30 p.m., the truck was heading…

Collision kills Prospect man

WATERBURY — Police are investigating a two-vehicle wreck that killed a 56-year-old Prospect man and resulted in the closure of a section of Route 69 near the Prospect town line…

Plans change for traffic pattern

PROSPECT — The traffic light at the intersection of Route 68 and Route 69 in Prospect has undergone a change, Prospect Mayor Robert Chatfield said. The light was recently replaced…

Traffic pattern to change

PROSPECT — A change in the flow of traffic will soon occur at the intersections of Routes 68 and 69. Mayor Robert Chatfield said the state is installing new traffic…