Reminder: DOT Tree Removal in Greenwich along Merritt

Please be aware of the upcoming DOT tree removal in the Greenwich area on Route 15 (Merritt Parkway). Work will continue through August 9, 2019.

Tree Removal along Route 15 (Merritt Parkway) in Greenwich
The Connecticut Dept of Transportation’s tree removal operation will be performed on the Merritt Parkway (Route 15) northbound and southbound in Greenwich through Friday, August 9, 2019.

The project consists of cutting dead trees, high limbing and clearing signs.

The tree removal operation will be performed by Distinctive Gardens and Tree Care, LLC.

Lane Closure Information
Motorists can expect lane closures on Route 15 Northbound in Greenwich between Exit 27 (Route 120A) and Exit 31 (North Street #1).  A moveable sign pattern will be utilized to guide motorists through the work zone. The regular work schedule for this project is the following: Northbound lane closures will be between the hours of 9:00 a.m. and 3:00pm and southbound lane closures will be between the hours of 9:30am and 3:30pm.

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 maintain a safe speed when driving in this vicinity.