Merritt Parkway lane closures Monday morning

The Merritt Parkway in Westport will be the subject of lane closures on Monday, Jan. 11, and a public information meeting on Wednesday, Jan. 27.

Alternating left and right lane closures and ramp shifts will be conducted for bridge safety inspections on both the northbound and southbound sides of the Merritt between Exits 49S and 59. Northbound closures will take place from 9 to noon, and southbound closures between 10 and 1 on Monday.

A public information meeting regarding proposed safety improvements, resurfacing, and bridge work will take place Wednesday, Jan. 27, at 7 p.m., in the Westport Town Hall auditorium, 110 Myrtle Avenue. The meeting will be presented by the state Department of Transportation.