The Connecticut Department of Transportation has announced that the route will be closed and a detour will be implemented for five days.
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The department says the route will close at 7 p.m. on Sept. 29 and will reopen on at 5 a.m. on Oct. 4.
Route 1 will be detoured while the demolition and construction of a new bridge is performed.
The project is expected to be completed on Nov. 16.