TRAFFIC ALERT: Westport road paving project to close some streets near train station
A road paving project in Westport will close Riverside Avenue near the Westport train station this week.
Riverside Avenue between Charles Street and Railroad Place will be closed Thursday and Friday from 6 a.m. until 6 p.m.
Officials say anyone want wants to drop off passengers on either side of the Saugatuck Train Station should enter the station through Ferry Lane on the south side of the station. Those who wish to drop off on the North (Westbound) side of the station are advised to continue driving on Ferry Lane past the Eastbound platform, go under the railroad bridge and proceed to the Railroad Place drop off for the Westbound platform, which will remain open through this period.
Westbound passengers can be dropped off in Lot No. 1 and walk up the staircase to the Westbound platform.
Signs will be posted in the area and traffic control personnel will also be on hand to guide commuters.