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 November 30, 2020

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

  • Various punch list operations are scheduled for completion this week project wide.
  • Sidewalk reconstruction continues on the northeast corner of Albany Avenue and Vine Street and also on the southeast corner of Albany Avenue and Burton Street.
  • Traffic Impacts: Anticipate pedestrian detours during sidewalk related construction.

*weather permitting

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 Avenue and Westbourne Parkway. Hartford Police will assist with traffic.

Week of November 23, 2020

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

  • Sidewalk reconstruction continues on the northeast corner of Albany Avenue and Vine Street and also on the southeast corner of Albany Avenue and Burton Street. Miscellaneous sidewalk work will occur in various locations throughout the project limits.
  • Street sign repair work is underway project wide.
  • No construction work will occur on November 26th and November 27th.
  • Traffic Impacts: Anticipate pedestrian detours during sidewalk related construction this week.

*weather permitting

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 Avenue and Westbourne Parkway. Hartford Police will assist with traffic.

Week of November 16, 2020

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

  • Fence installation continues throughout the project limits.
  • Installation of traffic signals and other electrical work continues at the intersection of Albany Avenue and Vine Street.
  • Sidewalk reconstruction will be completed near the Bravo Plaza entrance on Albany Avenue and also on the south side of Albany Avenue between Oakland Terrace and Woodland Street.
  • Parking lot striping is scheduled to occur overnight at the Albany Avenue intersections of Adams Street and Magnolia Street.
  • Traffic Impacts: Anticipate pedestrian detours during sidewalk related construction this week.

*weather permitting

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 Avenue and Westbourne Parkway. Hartford Police will assist with traffic.

Week of November 9, 2020

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

  • Fence installation continues throughout the project limits.
  • Installation of electrical conduit and decorative lighting continues at the northeast corner of Albany Avenue and Vine Street.
  • Bench installation continues throughout the project limits.
  • Sidewalk reconstruction will continue on the southwest corner of Burton Street and Albany Avenue.
  • Traffic Impacts: Anticipate pedestrian detours during sidewalk related construction this week.

*weather permitting

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 Avenue and Westbourne Parkway. Hartford Police will assist with traffic.

Week of November 2, 2020

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

  • Traffic signal foundation installation is underway at the intersection of Vine Street and Albany Avenue.
  • Installation of electrical conduit and decorative lighting continues at the northeast corner of Albany Avenue and Vine Street.
  • Sidewalk reconstruction will continue on the southwest corner of Burton Street and Albany Avenue.
  • Bench installation is scheduled to begin this week.
  • Fencing work continues throughout the project limits.
  • Traffic Impacts: Anticipate minimal traffic delays during construction at Vine Street and along Burton Street 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 with traffic.

Week of October 26, 2020

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

  • Fencing installation continues throughout the project limits.
  • Street sign installation continues throughout the project limits.
  • Traffic Impacts: No impacts to 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 October 19, 2020

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

Nighttime Hours: 7:00pm – 5:00am, Sunday-Friday

  • Line-striping work continues overnight in various lots throughout the project limits.
  • Hydroseeding and other landscaping continue throughout the project limits.
  • Reconstruction work continues at the intersections of Albany Avenue and Vine/Burton Street.
  • Traffic Impacts: Minimal traffic delays during operations at Vine and Burton Streets.

*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 October 12, 2020

Schedule: Week of October 12, 2020*

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

  • Reconstruction of the southwest corner of Burton Street and Albany Avenue continues.
  • Hydroseeding and other landscaping will occur throughout the project limits.
  • Sidewalk demolition may occur this week near the NE corner of Vine Street and Albany Avenue.
  • Traffic Impacts: Anticipate partial lane closures during construction operations on Burton and Vine Streets. Minor traffic delays may occur in these areas.

*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 October 5, 2020

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

  • Granite curb installation continues on the east side of Vine Street, near the Albany Avenue intersection.
  • Hydroseeding and other landscaping will continue this week throughout the project limits.
  • Reconstruction of the southwest corner of Burton Street and Albany Avenue is underway this week.
  • Traffic Impacts: Anticipate lane closures and detours during construction operations on Vine Street and Burton Street. Minor traffic delays may occur in these areas.

*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 28, 2020

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

  • Milling and paving operations may occur between 7:00pm-6:00am.
  • 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.