Tag Archives: Whittemore Bridge

State approves money for work

NAUGATUCK — The state Bond Commission has approved $3.19 million in grant money for Naugatuck to upgrade the Whittemore Bridge that runs over the Naugatuck River on Maple Street. The…

Grant to help pay for bridge work

NAUGATUCK — The state Department of Transportation has agreed to fund about half of a local bridge repair project that officials have discussed for several years. DOT notified Naugatuck officials…

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Repairs to Whittemore Bridge waiting on funds

NAUGATUCK — The slowly deteriorating Whittemore Bridge downtown might have to go another year without repairs. The bridge, now 101 years old, connects the borough’s east and west sides via…

Snow removal to close Whittemore Bridge

NAUGATUCK — The borough will be doing extensive snow removal Tuesday night into Wednesday morning in the downtown and Union City areas. Mayor Robert Mezzo said the Whittemore Bridge over…

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Cost to repair Whittemore Bridge doubles

NAUGATUCK — The estimated cost of repairing and restoring the Whittemore Bridge downtown has nearly doubled. The Board of Finance learned of the increase Monday during a review of the…

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Start of repairs to Whittemore Bridge to be determined

NAUGATUCK — A longer-than-expected wait for a permit could push back planned repairs of the Whittemore Bridge, the century-old span on Maple Street that connects the east and west sides…

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Borough to renovate 100-year-old bridge

NAUGATUCK — The Whittemore Bridge, which connects downtown to the borough’s east side via Maple Street over the Naugatuck River, is turning 100 next year. To celebrate, the borough will…