The town of New Milford has contracted with Grasso Construction of Norwalk to construct the Young’s Field Riverwalk and Greenway.

Planned surveying, mobilization, clearing and grubbing will begin in late November.

Trail construction, guiderail and installation of appourtences will continue through the fall, weather permitting.

Permeable pavement will be placed in the spring, with a projected substantial completion date of June 2017.

Construction will last approximately 90 calendar days, weather permitting, with a winter shutdown between Dec. 1 and April 1.

On days construction activities are taking place, motorists are asked to use alternate routes and expect delays.

Work zone signs will be used to indicate a change in road condition and traffic patterns.

Periodic updates will be available on the town website under “Road Updates.”