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The Route 35 bridge construction project in Ridgefield will be wrapped up by summer.  The contractor performed site work this weekend for the final stage of the project which has caused massive traffic delays.  Frontier Communication also did some final work as well.  An inspection is scheduled for today.  Construction began in 2015, but stalled in 2016 when a it was discovered that a sewer line would have to be relocated.  The state Department of Transportation project is expected to be nearly a million dollars over budget when it's finished.