From the Hartford Police Department Traffic Division Tuesday, July 19, 2016
HARTFORD POLICE TO CONDUCT DUI ENFORCEMENT CHECKPOINT
(Hartford, CT.) – The Hartford Police Department Traffic Division will conduct a DUI Enforcement Checkpoint on Thursday, July 21, 2016, from 5:00 p.m. to 1:00 a.m., in the area of 175 New Britain Avenue.
This checkpoint is part of the Hartford Police Department's ongoing expanded DUI enforcement program supervised by the HPD's Traffic Division and funded through a grant from the State of Connecticut Department of Transportation DUI Enforcement Program.
For the most up to date traffic information visit the State of Connecticut interactive traffic map including statewide traffic cameras.
The Hartford Police Department encourages you to protect your vehicle and belongings by "putting your junk in your trunk." Click here to view car break prevention tips from the HPD.
The Florida Georgia Line Concert, one of the largest of the season, is scheduled for Thursday, July 7, 2016 at the Xfinity Theater. There is an anticipated attendance, near sell out, of between 20,000 and 23,000 spectators, many of whom will begin to arrive at approximately 3:00 pm. Lots typically open between 3-4pm based on varying factors.
Inbound and outbound commuters departing or arriving in the Capital City between 3:00 pm and 8:00 pm should expect to experience significant traffic congestion and are requested to plan accordingly. HPD Traffic Division will have extra officers on hand to assist with the commute.
Hartford Police Department
Public Safety Complex
253 High Street
Hartford CT, 06103