Route 44 Safety Improvement Project Update

The Route 44 (Albany Avenue) Safety Improvements Project website has been updated with new schedule content.

Schedule: Week of March 11, 2019*

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

  • Installation of traffic signals at the intersection of Westbourne and Albany resumes Monday, March 11th, and will continue into the week of March 18th.
  • Travel lanes will remain open in all directions at the intersection of Westbourne and Albany during electrical work; partial lane closures may occur. Police officers will be on-site to help guide traffic. Expect minimal delays.
  • The new traffic signals added at the intersection of Kent and Albany are scheduled to begin operating on flash this week.
  • Project coordination and planning continue in preparation for the upcoming spring construction season.

Schedule: Week of March 18, 2019*

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

  • Installation of traffic signals continues this week at the intersection of Westbourne and Albany. Travel lanes will remain open in all directions; partial lane closures may occur. Police officers will be on-site to help guide traffic.
  • The new traffic signals added at the intersection of Kent and Albany are scheduled to be fully operational by the end of the week.
  • Installation of new permanent traffic signals is scheduled to occur at the intersection of Woodland and the Bravo Plaza entrance. Expect minimal traffic delays.

*weather permitting                                                      

Business access will be maintained. 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.

The project field office, located at 1229 Albany Avenue, is open Monday-Friday from 7:00am to 3:30pm. 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.

Please visit our website at http://www.albanyavenuehartfordproject.com/home/schedule-updates/  for this week’s schedule update.