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44th ANNUAL GREATER HARTFORD ST. PATRICK'S DAY PARADE

On Saturday, March 21, 2015, the City of Hartford will host the 44th  annual Greater Hartford St. Patrick’s Day Parade. The parade will step off at 11:00 AM. A map of the parade route as well as additional information can be found at

www.irishamericanparade.com

 

The following street closures will take effect on the day of the parade:

0930 Hours – Staging Area:

Capitol Avenue between Broad Street and Washington Street

Hungerford Street between Capitol Avenue and Russ Street

Oak Street between Capitol Avenue and Russ Street

Washington Street between Capitol Avenue and Buckingham Street

Trinity Street entire length

Capitol Avenue exit ramp from I-84 East

 

1040 Hours – Parade Route Closures:

Capitol Avenue between Broad Street and Main Street

Main Street between Buckingham Street and Church Street

Asylum Street between Main Street and Spruce Street

Ford Street entire length

Conlin Whitehead Highway @ Columbus Blvd. Exit (exit ramp will be open).

 

STREETS WILL REOPEN AT APPROXIMATELY 3:00 PM

DUI Checkpoint March 19, 2015

TRAFFIC ADVISORY
From the Hartford Police Department Traffic Division Tuesday, March 17, 2015

HARTFORD POLICE TO CONDUCT DUI ENFORCEMENT CHECKPOINT


(Hartford, CT.) – The Hartford Police Department Traffic Division will conduct a DUI Enforcement Checkpoint on Thursday, March 19, 2015, from 5:00 p.m. to 1:00 a.m., in the area of 90 Brainard Road.

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.

Saint Patrick's Day Parade

Due to the rescheduled Hartford St. Patrick's Day Parade the only access to the Connecticut Spring Antiques Show and Hartford Armory on Saturday March 21, 2015 will be the ASYLUM STREET EXITS OFF OF I-84 EAST AND WEST.

From 84 West
Take Exit 48 Asylum Street
Right at the light at the end of the ramp (Asylum Street)
Veer left at the "Y" in the road
Take left at the Light (Broad Street)
The Armory is two blocks south on the left

From 84 East
Take Exit 48 A to Asylum Avenue
Take a left onto Asylum Avenue
After first traffic light veer left at "Y" in the road
Take left at the Light (Broad Street)
The Armory is two blocks south on the left

LOOK FOR ANTIQUES SHOW SIGNS

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