April 17 Road Race will Result in Detours for CTfastrak routes and in downtown Hartford


Sun Apr 03, 2016

As a result of street closures in downtown Hartford associated with the CTfastrak 15k road race, there will be no bus service on Asylum Street between Trumbull and Spruce Streets, on Pearl Street between Trumbull and Ford Streets, or along the CTfastrak Guideway starting at approximately 8:45AM on Sunday, April 17. These detours will be in effect until 12:30PM. 

In downtown Hartford, bus routes 30, 60, 62, 64, 66, 74, 76, 101, 102 & 128, which normally operate via Asylum or Pearl Streets, will operate via Church Street instead.

Bus routes 101, 102, 121, 128, 140 & 144 that normally operate via the CTfastrak Guideway will pick up outside stations at the following temporary bus stops:
--SIGOURNEY STREET on Hawthorn Street
--PARKVILLE on Francis Street
--KANE STREET on New Park Avenue
--FLATBUSH AVENUE on New Park Avenue
--ELMWOOD on New Park Avenue
--NEWINGTON JCT on Willard Avenue
--CEDAR STREET on Fenn Road
--EAST STREET on East Street
--EAST MAIN STREET on East Main Street

Express route 928 will use the regular stop at Sigourney Street Station, travel via I-84, and also serve the temporary stop on Main Street at New Britain Station.

New Britain CTtransit routes 501 and 505 will not serve New Britain Station during the period of the detours.

Customers should anticipate delays on all Hartford-area bus routes and allow extra travel time.

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