Tectonic reports the following:
Schedule: Week of February 17, 2020
Normal Work Hours: 7:00 am – 5:00 pm, Monday-Friday
· Bus shelter installation has been tentatively scheduled to begin this week in various locations throughout the project limits. Business and pedestrian access will be maintained.
· Project coordination and planning continue in preparation for upcoming construction work.
· Snow clearing at bus stops continues throughout the winter within the project limits.
All travel lanes on Albany will remain open before 9 am and after 3 pm; during other hours, partial lane closures may occur. Traffic will be maintained in both directions on Homestead and Westbourne. Hartford Police will assist motorists.
***IMPORTANT SIDEWALK MAINTENANCE NOTES***
SNOW REMOVAL: The sidewalks are not designed to handle roadway equipment. Trucks with plows should not be driven on sidewalks. Acceptable sidewalk clearing equipment includes snow blowers and all-terrain or utility-type vehicles w/ brush or plow.
TREATING ICE: Rock salt is not recommended for use on the brick pavers or concrete sidewalk. Calcium Magnesium Acetate is a good substitute. Sand may also be used to provide a safe walking surface.
The project field office, located at 1229 Albany Avenue, is open Monday-Friday from 7:00 am to 3:30 pm. If you have any questions about the project, please stop in and see us. If you have project-related business or pedestrian access concerns, please contact Kimberli Owens at (860)263-8533. Visit our website at http://www.albanyavenuehartfordproject.com