The state Department of Transportation is planning Drainage Repair work on Route 7 in New Milford. The work will be done in the area of Route 7 at Everwood Drive, starting on the 25th at 6am. The project is expected to be completed by the end of that weekend. The rain date is October 2nd and 3rd. Route 7 will be closed at Everwood Drive during the work. Traffic control personnel and signing patterns will be used to guide motorists around the work zone. A detour will be set up taking motorists to Route 37, Route 39N, Route 55, and back to Route 7.