Drivers, take note: the 43rd annual Greater Hartford St. Patrick’s Day Parade kicks off at 11 a.m. today, and road closures are in effect along the parade route.
The following streets will be closed starting at 9:30 this morning:
- 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
- All of Trinity Street
- Capitol Avenue exit ramp from I-84 eastbound
These closures take effect at 10:40 a.m.:
- Capitol Avenue between Broad Street and Main Street
- Main Street between Buckingham Street and Church Street
- Asylum Street between Main Street and Spruce Street
- All of Ford Street
- Conlin Whitehead Highway at the Columbus Boulevard exit (the exit ramp will be open)
Roads will reopen around 3 p.m.