"The City of New Haven has advised us that the Prospect Street bridge at the corner of Trumbull Street now has a weight restriction in place. As a result, buses can no longer operate over it.
Consequently, the Downtown Commuter Connection bus routes AM and PM (Sargent Drive is not affected) and four other CTTransit routes will be detoured starting Thursday morning, December 11, 2008."
For your employees or residents who use the Shore Line East, the following Downtown Commuter Connection bus stops will be discontinued until further notice:
Sachem and Hillhouse
Peabody Museum inbound
Grove and Prospect
Please see the attached Service Advisory with specific detour information for the Downtown Commuter Connection buses, as well as the four other bus routes. These detours, per the City, will be in effect until further notice.