Albany Avenue – Route 44 Safety Improvement Project

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

Schedule: Week of October 5, 2020*

Normal Work Hours: 7:00am – 5:00pm, Monday-Friday
Hydroseeding and other landscaping will continue this week throughout the project limits.
Granite curb installation continues on the east side of Vine Street, near the Albany Avenue intersection.
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
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 with traffic.
Questions or concerns? Contact Kimberli Owens at (860)-263-8533 or email
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