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:

September 28, 2020

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

  • Roadway reconstruction continues on Vine Street, Irving Street, and also at the intersection of Burton Street and Homestead Avenue.
  • Sidewalk demolition continues on the east side of Vine Street near the Albany Avenue intersection.
  • Granite curb installation will begin on the east side of Vine Street near the Albany Avenue intersection.
  • Landscaping continues throughout the project limits.
  • Traffic signal installation is scheduled to begin at the northeast corner of Vine Street and Albany Avenue.
  • Bike post installation continues.
  • Traffic Impacts: Anticipate lane closures and detours during roadway reconstruction. Follow signs for pedestrian detours during sidewalk work. Minor traffic delays may occur.

*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 with traffic.

Week of September 21, 2020

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

  • Roadway reconstruction continues on Vine, Cabot, Sterling, and Irving Streets.
  • Sidewalk demolition will begin on the east side of Vine Street near the Albany Avenue intersection.
  • Landscaping continues throughout the project limits.
  • Additional trash cans will placed on Albany Avenue.
  • Bike post installation continues.
  • Traffic Impacts: Anticipate lane closures and detours during roadway reconstruction. Follow signs for pedestrian detours during sidewalk work. Minor traffic delays may occur.

*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 with traffic.

Week of September 14, 2020

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

Nighttime Hours: 7:00pm – 6:00am, Wednesday-Friday*

  • Nighttime line striping is scheduled to occur on Albany Avenue and portions of side streets between Oakland Terrace and Bedford Street.
  • Daytime paving is scheduled to occur on the following streets: Oakland Terrace, Sterling Street, Magnolia Street, and Burton Street (near the Homestead intersection).
  • Installation of bollards, bike posts, and benches is scheduled to occur.
  • Fence installation continues in various locations.
  • Traffic Impacts: Expect lane closures, detours, and minor traffic delays during line striping and paving operations. Follow the posted signs on Albany Avenue and side streets for parking restrictions. Hartford police will assist with traffic.                                                                                   

*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 with traffic.

Week of September 7, 2020

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

Nighttime Hours: 7:00pm – 6:00am, Wednesday-Friday*

  • Nighttime line striping is scheduled to occur Wednesday night (9/9) and Thursday night (9/10) on Albany Avenue and portions of side streets between Oakland Terrace and Bedford Street.
  • Daytime paving of Deerfield Avenue and Sterling Street is scheduled for this week. Vine Street paving continues.
  • Installation of bike posts and benches is scheduled to begin this week.
  • Fence installation continues in various locations.
  • Traffic Impacts: Expect lane closures, detours, and minor traffic delays during line striping and paving operations. Follow the posted signs on Albany Avenue and side streets for parking restrictions.

*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 with traffic.

Week of August 24, 2020

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

  • Daytime reconstruction of side streets along Albany Avenue continues this week. Paving will occur on side streets between Oakland Terrace and Irving Street.
  • Maintenance of plantings and trees will continue throughout the project limits.
  • Traffic Impacts: Expect lane closures, detours, and minor traffic delays during paving operations. Residential and business access will be maintained.

*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 with traffic.

Week of August 17, 2020

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

Daytime paving on Homestead Avenue and side streets along Albany Avenue is underway and will continue throughout the months of August and September 2020.

Traffic Impacts: Expect lane closures and detours. Residential and business access will be maintained.

If you have any questions, please contact Kimberli Owens at (860)263-8533.

*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 with traffic.

Week of August 10, 2020

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

  • Sidewalk reconstruction continues on the south side of Albany Avenue between Magnolia and Irving Streets. Businesses remain open.
  • Paving behind sidewalks and driveway ramps will occur on the north side of Albany Avenue between Irving and Garden Streets. French’s and Sunoco remain open.
  • Maintenance of plantings and trees will continue throughout the project limits.
  • Traffic Impacts: Follow signs for pedestrian detours during sidewalk reconstruction. During paving operations at French’s and Sunoco, use Irving Street to access French’s parking lot, and use Garden Street to access Sunoco.

*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 with traffic.

Week of August 3, 2020

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

  • Sidewalk and driveway ramp reconstruction will continue on Homestead Avenue.
  • Full-depth roadway reconstruction will occur during the day on side streets between Oakland Terrace and Bedford Street.
  • Driveway paving will occur in various locations throughout the project limits.
  • Traffic Impacts: Expect lane closures and detours during roadway reconstruction on side streets this week. Follow signs for pedestrian detours during sidewalk reconstruction.

*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 with traffic.