The Committee to Extend Route 7 regrets the widening of the
current Route 7 which has resulted in more congestion and air pollution. The addition of 6 or more new
traffic lights has increased commuter use of side roads.
In addition to thousands of motor
vehicle accidents just on Route 7, SWRPA has not provided any data on accidents on the many side streets
that are used by commuters.
needs to maintain its competitive edge both within the state and with the rest of the country. Please go to our
to let elected officials how you feel.
information meeting were held earlier this year. SWRPA which used to be for the new highway has
changed their position 180 degrees. You can read their position on their
website. If you
disagree with them, provide feedback to them. (A
written letter or phone call is more effective than
clicking on their "response box" which only results in an
automated response. Interestingly, their study does
NOT include Cannondale in the Wilton corridor. This
study only includes iPark on the Norwalk/Wilton border, not
the roads in Norwalk nor in Danbury. Read our