Police warn of traffic Sunday

The Wilton Police Department is alerting drivers that on Sunday, Sept. 11, the CT United Ride, a motorcycle ride paying tribute to the 15th anniversary of 9/11, will be passing through the town and traffic will be affected.

The motorcade is expected to enter the town at 11:45 am.  It is anticipated that the motorcade will last for approximately 45 minutes, leaving the town at approximately 12:30 pm.  During this time access to sections of Route 33 (Westport Road) and Route 7 (Danbury Road) will be restricted.  Specifically, adjacent streets on the east side of Route 7, north of the Route 7 and Westport Road intersection, will not be able to enter Route 7.

In addition, adjacent streets on the west side of Route 7 will be restricted to entering Route 7 in a southbound direction only.  Wilton Police officers along with members of Wilton CERT will be staged at all major intersections along the motorcade route to assist with traffic.

Spectators are welcomed and are urged to pick a safe location to watch.

The police ask drivers to plan their travel accordingly.