Schedule Updates

Major construction on the Albany Avenue project began in June 2017 and is anticipated to be completed in Fall 2019. 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 June 24, 2019

  • Installation of light pole foundations, conduit, and temporary illumination will occur on Blue Hills near the Artists Collective and continues at the intersection of Edgewood and Albany.  
  • Conduit installation will occur across the roadway at the intersection of Sigourney and Albany. Expect partial lane closures in this area.

Looking Ahead… Reconstruction of the Bravo Plaza Albany entrance is scheduled to begin within the next month: 

  • During reconstruction, the ALBANY ENTRANCE will be ENTER ONLY and all traffic will EXIT Bravo Plaza on WOODLAND ONLY.
  • Possible Duration: three (3) weeks.

Week of June 17, 2019

  • New traffic signals will be activated at the intersection of Woodland and Albany. 
  • Line striping will occur on Woodland from the Bravo Plaza Entrance to Albany. Two-way traffic will be maintained.
  • New concrete sidewalks will be installed on the northwest corner of Blue Hills and also on the south side of Albany between Edgewood and Sigourney. 
  • Sidewalk/driveway demolition and roadside curb installation will occur on the east side of Blue Hills near the Albany Branch Library. Pedestrian detours and partial lane closures will occur all week on Blue Hills from Greenfield to Albany.
  • Installation of light pole foundations, conduit, and temporary illumination will occur at the intersection of Edgewood and Albany. Partial lane closures will occur within the area.
  • Traffic sign installation continues east of Woodland.
  • Brick paver installation continues east on the north side of Albany between Deerfield and Lenox and also on the south side of Albany between Edgewood and Sigourney.

Week of June 10, 2019

  • Installation of light pole foundations, conduit, and temporary illumination continues on the north side of Albany between Lenox and Edgewood.
  • Conduit installation will continue across Albany at Woodland, Oakland and Sterling. Expect partial lane closures in this area.
  • New concrete sidewalks/driveway aprons will be installed on the north side of Albany between Lenox and Edgewood.
  • Preparation work for new sidewalks/driveway aprons will occur on the NW corner of Blue Hills and Albany.
  • Brick paver installation will occur on the north side of Albany between from Blue Hills to Woodland.
  • Looking Ahead… Installation of new traffic signs is tentatively scheduled to begin within the next few weeks.

Week of June 3, 2019

  • Roadside curb installation will occur on the northwest corner of Blue Hills and Albany; partial lane closures may occur within the area.
  • Paving along the gutter line will occur at the intersection of Blue Hills and Albany.
  • Installation of light pole foundations, conduit, and temporary illumination will occur on the north side of Albany at Blue Hills. Installation of decorative lights continues on the north side of Albany east of Woodland.
  • Conduit installation will occur across Albany at Oakland and Sterling. Expect partial lane closures in these areas.
  • Installation of bollards will occur on the northeast corner of Woodland and Albany and also at 1037 Albany (Pampi’s).
  • New concrete sidewalks/driveway aprons will be installed on the north side of Albany between Deerfield and Lenox and also on the south side of Albany between Edgewood and Burton.
  • Brick paver installation continues east on the north side of Albany between Woodland and Deerfield.

Week of May 27, 2019

  • No construction work will occur on Memorial Day, 5/27.
  • Installation of light pole foundations, conduit, and temporary illumination continues on the north side of Albany between Lenox and Edgewood.
  • Conduit installation will continue across Albany between Woodland and Oakland. Expect partial lane closures in this area.
  • New concrete sidewalks/driveway aprons will be installed on the south side of Albany between Edgewood and Sigourney.
  • Preparation work for new sidewalks/driveway aprons continues on the north side of Albany between Deerfield and Lenox.
  • Brick paver installation will occur on the south side of Albany between Edgewood and Sigourney.
  • Looking Ahead… Installation of new traffic signs is tentatively scheduled to begin within the next few weeks.

Week of May 20, 2019

  • Planter curb installation continues on the north side of Albany between Woodland and Oakland. 
  • Roadside curb installation continues on the north side of Albany between Lenox and Edgewood; partial lane closures may occur within the area.
  • Installation of light pole foundations, conduit, and temporary illumination continues on the north side of Albany between Deerfield and Lenox. 
  • Conduit installation will occur across Sigourney and also across Albany between Woodland and Oakland. Expect partial lane closures in these areas.
  • New concrete sidewalks/driveway aprons will be installed on the north side of Albany between Oakland and Deerfield.
  • Preparation work for new sidewalks/driveway aprons will occur on south side of Albany between Sigourney and Burton.
  • Brick paver installation continues east on the north side of Albany between Woodland and Oakland.

Week of May 13, 2019

  • Sidewalk demolition continues east on the north side of Albany between Lenox and Edgewood.
  • Granite curb installation will occur on north side of Albany between Deerfield and Lenox and also on the south side of Albany between Sigourney and Burton.
  • Installation of light pole foundations, conduit, and temporary illumination continues on the north side of Albany between Deerfield and Lenox.
  • New concrete sidewalks and driveway aprons will be installed on the south side of Albany between Edgewood and Sigourney.
  • Preparation work for new sidewalks and driveway aprons continues on the north side of Albany between Oakland and Lenox.

Week of May 6, 2019

  • Drainage and utility work continues at the intersection of Blue Hills and Albany.
  • Installation of light pole foundations, conduit, and temporary illumination continues on the north side of Albany between Deerfield and Lenox and also on the south side of Albany between Edgewood and Sigourney.
  • New concrete sidewalks and driveway aprons will be installed on the north side of Albany between Woodland and Oakland.
  • Preparation work for new sidewalks and driveway aprons will occur on the north side of Albany between Oakland and Lenox.

Week of April 29, 2019

  • Granite curb installation continues on the north side of Albany between Oakland and Lenox.
  • Installation of light pole foundations, conduit, and temporary illumination continues on the north side of Albany between Oakland and Lenox.
  • Installation of concrete sidewalks and driveway aprons will begin on the north side of Albany between Woodland and Oakland.
  • Brick paver installation continues on the south side of Albany between Cabot and Edgewood.

Week of April 22, 2019

  • Drainage and utility work continues on the north side of Albany and Blue Hills.
  • Granite curb installation continues on the north side of Albany between Oakland and Deerfield.
  • Installation of light pole foundations, conduit, and temporary illumination continues on the north side of Albany between Woodland and Deerfield.
  • Preparation work for new sidewalks and driveway aprons continues on the north side of Albany between Woodland and Oakland.
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