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 10, 2021

Normal Work Hours: 7:00am–5:00pm, MondayFriday*

  • The installation of trees and other plantings is scheduled to resume this week.
  • The completion of all contract and punch list work continues project wide.
  • Traffic Impacts: No traffic impacts are expected this week.

*weather permitting

Week of May 3, 2021

Normal Work Hours: 7:00am–5:00pm, MondayFriday*

  • The completion of all contract and punch list work continues project wide.
  • Tree planting and other remaining landscaping are expected to resume within the next few weeks.
  • Traffic Impacts: No traffic impacts are anticipated this week.

*weather permitting

Week of April 26, 2021

Normal Work Hours: 7:00am–5:00pm, MondayFriday*

  • Landscaping is under review this week. Planting, topsoil placement, and hydroseeding is being scheduled to resume in the next few weeks.
  • Sidewalk repair and other punch list work continues project wide.
  • Planning and coordination to complete all contract and punch list work continues.
  • Traffic Impacts: Pedestrian detours may occur during sidewalk work.

*weather permitting

Week of April 19, 2021

Normal Work Hours: 7:00am–5:00pm, MondayFriday*

  • Brick and sidewalk repair work is tentatively scheduled to occur this week in various locations throughout the project limits.
  • Planning and coordination to complete all contract and punch list work continues.
  • Traffic Impacts: Pedestrian detours may occur during sidewalk work.

LOOKING AHEAD: Topsoil placement and hydroseeding should resume within the next few weeks. Tree and landscaping review is in progress. Any trees or plantings that need to be replaced will be installed during this construction season.

*weather permitting

Week of April 12, 2021

Normal Work Hours: 7:00am–5:00pm, MondayFriday*

  • Installation of the remaining street signs will continue.
  • Planning and coordination to complete all contract and punch list work continues.
  • Traffic Impacts: No traffic impacts are expected.

*weather permitting

Week of April 5, 2021

Normal Work Hours: 7:00am–5:00pm, MondayFriday*

  • The installation of trap hoods on catch basins is underway this week.
  • Planning and coordination to complete all contract and punch list work continues.
  • Traffic Impacts: Partial lane closures may occur during catch basin work in the roadway. No major impacts are expected. Hartford Police will assist with traffic.

*weather permitting

Week of March 29, 2021

Normal Work Hours: 7:00am–5:00pm, MondayFriday*

  • Punch list work will continue this week.
  • Planning and coordination to complete all contract work continues.
  • Traffic Impacts: No traffic impacts are expected this week.

*weather permitting

Week of March 22, 2021

Normal Work Hours: 7:00am–5:00pm, MondayFriday*

  • Punch list work has resumed and will move forward this week.
  • Street signs installation continues in various locations throughout the project limits.
  • The bus shelter at the northeast corner of Albany Avenue and Garden Street (near Community Health Services) has been rescheduled for repair.
  • Planning and coordination to complete all contract work continues.
  • Traffic Impacts: No traffic impacts are expected this week.

*weather permitting

Week of March 15, 2021

Normal Work Hours: 7:00am–5:00pm, MondayFriday*

  • Punch list work will resume this week.
  • Installation of the remaining streetlights and street signs will continue in various locations throughout the project limits.
  • The bus shelter at the northeast corner of Albany Avenue and Garden Street (near Community Health Services) is scheduled to be repaired.
  • Bollard sleeve installation is scheduled to occur on the south side of Albany Avenue between Burton Street and Magnolia Street.
  • Planning and coordination to complete all contract work continues.
  • Traffic Impacts: No major impacts to traffic are expected this week. Partial lane closures may occur near locations where streetlights operations are underway. Pedestrian and business access will be maintained.

*weather permitting

Week of March 8, 2021

Hours of Operation: 7:00am–3:30pm, MondayFriday*

  • No construction work this week.
  • Punch list work is scheduled to resume next week.
  • Planning and coordination to complete all contract work continues.
  • Traffic Impacts: No traffic impacts are expected.

*weather permitting