From the First Selectman

Message From

Steve Vavrek

We realize that the strength of our mission lies in our commitment to the following values:

PRIDE in our work, in our dedication to public service, and in being the best we can be.

HONESTY in all our actions with fellow employees and citizens

PARTICIPATION by citizens and Town employees in setting and attaining the Town's goals

INNOVATION in meeting the present and future needs of the Town

LOYALTY to our community and to each staff member

RESPECT for, and belief in, individual differences and the worth of every person

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Monroe Town Hall Offices
7 Fan Hill Road
Monroe, Connecticut 06468

PHONE(203) 452-2800
HOURSMonday - Thursday

8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

5/23/2016 - Stevenson Dam closure

Town of Monroe - News & Announcements

Maintenance Work on the Stevenson Dam to Require Closure and Traffic Detour on CT 34 (Roosevelt Drive) in Oxford and Monroe


Monroe, CT-- (March 30, 2016) - FirstLight Hydro Generating Company (FirstLight) is announcing the closure and detour of traffic on CT 34 (Roosevelt Drive) in both directions at the Stevenson Dam, located at the Oxford / Monroe town line, from 6 am on Saturday,June 4, 2016, until11:59pmonMonday, June6, 2016.The closure and traffic detour is necessary to perform maintenance work on the Stevenson Dam.In an effort to minimize the impact to the public, most of the work will be done throughout the weekend.The same closure will reoccur from 6 am on Saturday, June 25, 2016 until11:59pmonSunday, June 26, 2016.


Traffic will be detoured using CT Route 111, CT Route 110, and Bridge Street in the City of Shelton. Long-distance traffic is advised to take CT 8 and I-84 to avoid the Stevenson Dam.



6 am on Saturday,June 4, 2016until11:59pmonMonday, June6, 2016.

6 am on Saturday, June 25, 2016 until11:59pmonSunday, June 26, 2016.


Special Advisory

Motorists are advised to follow the posted detour signs and follow the directions of the uniformed police officers.

Steve Vavrek, First Selectman