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 July 6, 2020

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

  • Curb-line paving continues in various locations along Albany Avenue between Oakland and Bedford Streets.
  • Concrete sidewalk and driveway aprons will be installed along Albany Avenue between Vine and Magnolia Streets.
  • Installation of decorative lighting continues on the north side of Albany between Vine and Bedford Streets.
  • Concrete bus pad installation continues on Albany between Deerfield and Magnolia Streets.
  • Traffic Impacts: Expect partial lane closures and minor traffic delays in the area during paving 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 June 29, 2020

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

  • No construction work will occur on July 3, 2020.
  • Granite curb installation will begin at the intersection of Burton Street and Homestead Avenue. Burton Street will remain open.
  • Installation of decorative lighting continues on the north side of Albany between Vine and Bedford Streets.
  • Curb-line paving will occur in various locations along Albany Avenue between Oakland and Bedford Streets.
  • Utility structures in the roadway will be raised to prepare for final paving between Oakland and Bedford Streets.
  • Traffic Impacts: Expect partial lane closures and minor traffic delays during roadway paving and utility work this week.

LOOKING AHEAD

Nighttime roadway paving, of Albany Avenue and side streets between Oakland and Bedford, is scheduled to begin July 12, 2020. Paving hours will be Sunday-Thursday, 7:00pm-6:00am.

*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 June 22, 2020

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

Milling Hours: 7:00pm – 6:00am, Sunday-Friday*

  • Nighttime milling operations will begin Sunday (6/21/20) and are scheduled to end Friday morning (6/26/20). See flyer above for more information.
  • Sidewalk installation will occur on the north side of Albany Avenue between Vine and Magnolia Streets.
  • Granite curb installation will occur between Magnolia and Irving Streets on the south side of Albany Avenue and also at the intersection of Burton Street and Homestead Avenue.
  • Installation of electrical conduit and decorative lighting continues on the north side of Albany Avenue between Vine and Bedford Streets.
  • Curbside and electrical trench paving continues.
  • Parking lot reconstruction continues on Albany Avenue: Scotts’ Bakery (NE Adams), NE Deerfield and SE Edgewood.
  • Brick paver installation continues on the north side of Albany Avenue at Vine Street.
  • Concrete bus pad installation will occur on Albany Avenue between Deerfield and Magnolia Streets.
  • Traffic Impacts: Expect partial lane closures and minor delays during milling and paving, curb installation and concrete bus pad operations 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 June 15, 2020

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

  • Sidewalk demolition will occur at the southeast corner of Magnolia Street and Albany Avenue and also at the intersection of Burton Street and Homestead Avenue.
  • Granite curb installation will occur between Magnolia and Irving Streets on the south side of Albany Avenue and also on the north side at Vine Street.
  • Installation of electrical conduit and decorative lighting continues on the north side of Albany Avenue between Vine and Bedford Streets.
  • Curbside and electrical trench paving continues.
  • Parking lot reconstruction continues on Albany Avenue: Scotts’ Bakery (NE Adams), NE Deerfield and SE Edgewood.
  • Brick paver installation continues between Irving and Magnolia Streets on the north side of Albany Avenue.
  • Concrete bus pad installation will occur on Albany Avenue between Deerfield and Magnolia Streets.
  • Traffic Impacts: Expect partial lane closures and minor delays during paving, curb installation and concrete bus pad operations 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 June 8, 2020

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

  • Landscaping continues throughout the project limits.
  • Installation of electrical conduit and decorative lighting continues on the north side of Albany Avenue between Vine and Magnolia Streets.
  • Curbside, electrical trench, and parking lot paving will occur in various locations.
  • Sidewalk installation continues between Magnolia and Vine Streets on the north side of Albany Avenue.
  • Brick paver installation continues between Irving and Magnolia Streets on the north side of Albany Avenue.
  • Fencing installation continues in various locations.

*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 June 1, 2020

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

  • Landscaping continues throughout the project limits.
  • Sidewalk demolition will occur on the east side of Vine Street north of Albany Avenue.
  • Granite curb installation continues between Vine 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 Vine and Magnolia Streets.
  • Sidewalk installation will begin between Magnolia and Vine Streets on the north side of Albany Avenue.
  • Brick paver installation will occur between Irving and Magnolia Streets on the north side of Albany Avenue.
  • Fencing installation will occur in various locations.

*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 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.