Work has begun on what’s expected to be a five-year project to widen Interstate 84 through Waterbury alleviating traffic jams that occur weekday mornings and afternoons. Waterbury Mayor Neil M. O’Leary, at an April 1 press conference, praised the project, saying the work was long overdue and thanked Gov. Dannel Malloy and his administration. Click here for updated information

A video from the April 1 press conference announcing the widening project:
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