Greenwich Avenue, Arch Street and Havemeyer Place Intersection Improvements
This project aims to improve safety and accessibility at the Greenwich Avenue, Arch Street, and Havemeyer Place intersection -- an area heavily trafficked by both vehicles and pedestrians -- and to revitalize an iconic shopping and dining destination in the heart of central Greenwich.
Add 10 new parking spaces
Reduce the distance pedestrians need to cross Greenwich Avenue, Arch Street, and Havemeyer Place by up to 76%
Improve sightlines and visibility between drivers and pedestrians
Add designated ADA-compliant parking spaces with an unobstructed pathway to the sidewalk
Slow speed of drivers entering the intersection at Greenwich Avenue, Arch Street, and Havemeyer Place
Flatten steep grades to improve general accessibility
Install new decorative crosswalks
Add landscaping and greenspaces
Repair drainage and sewer lines to further extend their lifespan
Decrease impervious surfaces
Install new bike racks and benches
Relocate lighting to improve illumination
This project has received a Local Transportation Capital Improvement Program (LOTCIP) grant from the Connecticut Department of Transportation (CTDOT). The LOTCIP grant will fund 100% of all construction costs. View LOTCIP grant information and documents, HERE.
Greenwich Avenue Streetscape Info Sheet:
Greenwich Avenue has long been studied for opportunities to improve safety, accessibility, and aesthetics. This project aims to redesign five intersections to improve safety and revitalize Greenich Avenue -- a beloved street that has such strong ties to the Town's identity. The Greenwich Avenue, Arch Street, and Havemeyer Place Intersection Improvement Project is one of several proposed intersection projects.
Click below to view the two-side info sheet on the proposed Greenwich Avenue Streetscape project.
Learn about the proposed improvements at the Greenwich Avenue, Fawcett Place, and Grigg Street intersection, HERE.
Learn about the completed Greenwich Avenue and Elm Street Intersection Improvement Project, HERE.