Schedule Updates

Major construction on the Albany Avenue project began in June 2017 and is anticipated to be completed in Fall 2020. All travel lanes on Albany Avenue will remain open before 9am and after 3pm. During other hours, partial lane closures may occur. Traffic will be maintained in both directions on Homestead/Westbourne. Business access and pedestrian walkways will be maintained at all times. If you have access concerns or questions, please call Kimberli Owens at (860) 263-8533. For detailed bi-weekly schedule updates, please see below:

Week of May 25, 2020

Normal Work Hours: 7:00am – 5:00pm, Monday-Friday*

  • No construction will occur on Memorial Day, May 25th.
  • Landscaping continues throughout the project limits.
  • Demolition of remaining existing sidewalk along Albany Avenue west of Vine Street will occur this week.
  • Granite curb installation will occur on the north side of Albany Avenue between Vine and Magnolia Streets.
  • Installation of electrical conduit and decorative lighting continues on the north side of Albany Avenue between Vine and Magnolia Streets.
  • Sidewalk installation will occur between Irving and Magnolia Streets on the north side of Albany Avenue.
  • Brick paver installation continues between Irving and Bedford Streets on the north side of Albany Avenue.

*weather permitting

All travel lanes on Albany will remain open before 9am and after 3pm; during other hours, partial lane closures may occur. Traffic will be maintained in both directions on Homestead and Westbourne. Hartford Police will assist motorists and pedestrians.

Week of May 18, 2020

Normal Work Hours: 7:00am – 5:00pm, Monday-Friday*

  • Landscaping continues throughout the project limits.
  • Sidewalk demolition will occur on the north side of Albany Avenue between Magnolia and Vine Streets.
  • Granite curb installation continues between Irving and Magnolia streets on the north side of Albany Avenue.
  • Installation of electrical conduit and decorative lighting continues on the north side of Albany Avenue between Irving and Magnolia Streets.
  • Brick paver installation will occur between Irving and Bedford Streets on the north side of Albany Avenue.

*weather permitting

All travel lanes on Albany will remain open before 9am and after 3pm; during other hours, partial lane closures may occur. Traffic will be maintained in both directions on Homestead and Westbourne. Hartford Police will assist motorists and pedestrians.

Week of May 11, 2020

Normal Work Hours: 7:00am – 5:00pm, Monday-Friday*

  • Tree, flower, ornamental grass, and shrub planting continues on Albany Avenue.
  • Sidewalk demolition will occur on the northwest corner of Vine Street at Albany Avenue.
  • Concrete sidewalks and driveway aprons installation continues on the north side of Albany Avenue between Irving and Bedford Streets.
  • Granite curb installation continues on the north side of Albany Avenue at Vine Street and also between Irving and Magnolia Streets.
  • Installation of electrical conduit and decorative lighting will occur on the north side of Albany Avenue between Irving and Magnolia Streets.
  • Expect partial lane closures and minor traffic delays during sidewalk and curb installation this week.     

*weather permitting

All travel lanes on Albany will remain open before 9am and after 3pm; during other hours, partial lane closures may occur. Traffic will be maintained in both directions on Homestead and Westbourne. Hartford Police will assist motorists and pedestrians.

Week of May 4, 2020

Normal Work Hours: 7:00am – 5:00pm, Monday-Friday*

  • Flower, ornamental grass, and shrub planting begins this week on Albany Avenue. Tree planting continues.
  • Sidewalk demolition will occur on the north side of Albany Avenue between Irving and Magnolia Streets.
  • Sidewalk and driveway apron installation is scheduled for the north side of Albany Avenue between Irving and Garden Streets.
  • Traffic signal installation continues all week at the intersection of Garden Street and Albany Avenue.  Installation of traffic signals will begin at the Vine Street intersection.
  • Installation of electrical conduit and decorative lighting continues on the north side of Albany Avenue between Garden and Bedford Streets.
  • Traffic sign installation will occur project-wide.
  • Expect partial lane closures and minor traffic delays during sidewalk and traffic signal work this week.

*weather permitting

All travel lanes on Albany will remain open before 9am and after 3pm; during other hours, partial lane closures may occur. Traffic will be maintained in both directions on Homestead and Westbourne. Hartford Police will assist motorists and pedestrians.

Week of April 27, 2020

Normal Work Hours: 7:00am – 5:00pm, Monday-Friday*

  • Tree planting continues on Albany Avenue.
  • Concrete sidewalks and driveway aprons will be installed on the north side of Albany Avenue between Garden and Bedford Streets.
  • Curb installation continues on the north side of Albany Avenue between Garden and Bedford Streets.
  • Installation of electrical conduit and decorative lighting will occur on the north side of Albany Avenue between Garden and Irving Streets.
  • Traffic signal installation will begin at the intersection of Vine Street and Albany Avenue.
  • Traffic sign installation continues.

*weather permitting

All travel lanes on Albany will remain open before 9am and after 3pm; during other hours, partial lane closures may occur. Traffic will be maintained in both directions on Homestead and Westbourne. Hartford Police will assist motorists and pedestrians.

Week of April 20, 2020

Normal Work Hours: 7:00am – 5:00pm, Monday-Friday*

  • Tree planting continues on Albany Avenue.
  • Sidewalk demolition will occur on the north side of Albany Avenue from Garden to Bedford Street.
  • Curb installation continues on the north side of Albany Avenue between Garden and Bedford Streets.
  • Traffic signal installation continues all week at the intersection of Garden Street and Albany Avenue. Expect partial lane closures and minor traffic delays.
  • Installation of electrical conduit and decorative lighting will occur on the north side of Albany Avenue between Garden and Irving Streets.
  • Traffic sign installation resumes.

*weather permitting

All travel lanes on Albany will remain open before 9am and after 3pm; during other hours, partial lane closures may occur. Traffic will be maintained in both directions on Homestead and Westbourne. Hartford Police will assist motorists and pedestrians.

Week of April 13, 2020

Normal Work Hours: 7:00am – 5:00pm, Monday-Friday*

  • Tree planting continues east on Albany Avenue.
  • Concrete sidewalk and driveway ramp installation will occur on the north side of Albany Avenue between Garden Street and Irving Street. Pedestrian and business access will be maintained.
  • Drainage work continues throughout the project limits.
  • Granite curb installation is scheduled to resume on the north side of Albany Avenue between Garden Street and Irving Street.
  • Traffic signal installation continues east of Sigourney Street.

*weather permitting

All travel lanes on Albany will remain open before 9am and after 3pm; during other hours, partial lane closures may occur. Traffic will be maintained in both directions on Homestead and Westbourne. Hartford Police will assist motorists and pedestrians.

Week of April 6, 2020

Normal Work Hours: 7:00am – 5:00pm, Monday-Friday*

  • Tree planting will begin this week along Albany Avenue between Homestead Avenue and Bedford Street.
  • Drainage work will occur throughout the project limits.
  • Traffic signal installation continues on Albany Avenue at the intersections of Irving Street and Sigourney Street. Traffic signal installation will begin on the southeast corner of Magnolia Street and Albany Avenue.
  • Installation of conduit and light pole foundations will occur on the north side of Albany Avenue between Garden Street and Irving Street.

*weather permitting

All travel lanes on Albany will remain open before 9am and after 3pm; during other hours, partial lane closures may occur. Traffic will be maintained in both directions on Homestead and Westbourne. Hartford Police will assist motorists and pedestrians.

Week of March 30, 2020

Normal Work Hours: 7:00am – 5:00pm, Monday-Friday*

  • Granite curb will be installed on the north side of Albany Avenue between Garden Street and Irving Street. Expect partial lane closures and minor traffic delays near the work zone.
  • Decorative lighting installation continues on the north side of Albany Avenue between Garden Street and Irving Street.

*weather permitting

All travel lanes on Albany will remain open before 9am and after 3pm; during other hours, partial lane closures may occur. Traffic will be maintained in both directions on Homestead and Westbourne. Hartford Police will assist motorists and pedestrians.

Week of March 23, 2020

Normal Work Hours: 7:00am – 5:00pm, Monday-Friday*

  • Sidewalk demolition will occur on the north side of Albany Avenue between Garden Street and Irving Street. Pedestrian and business access will be maintained.
  • Drainage work continues on the north side of Albany Avenue between Vine Street and Garden Street. Expect partial lane closures and minor traffic delays near the work zone.
  • Traffic signals will be installed on the northeast and northwest corners of Albany Avenue and Garden Street.

*weather permitting

All travel lanes on Albany will remain open before 9am and after 3pm; during other hours, partial lane closures may occur. Traffic will be maintained in both directions on Homestead and Westbourne. Hartford Police will assist motorists and pedestrians.