A film set and community events will impact some streets in Hartford this weekend



Traffic in and around downtown Hartford will be affected.

HARTFORD, Connecticut – Traffic in and around downtown Hartford will be a little different this weekend due to several street closures.

The Hartford Police Department has issued a travel advisory stating that due to upcoming events, several areas of the city will see road closures.

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The one that could affect the morning commute on Friday on the set of a Hallmark movie. From 7 a.m. on Friday, September 17 to 12 p.m. on Sunday, September 19, Capitol Avenue will be affected between Main Street and Hudson Street.

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The Friday afternoon commute could also be hampered as Trumbull Street, between Asylum and Church Streets, will be closed from 4:00 PM to 8:30 PM. Road closures are for Pratt Street Salsa Social.

Police said parking would not be allowed during these hours and towing would be enforced.

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On Saturday, the Foodshare Walk Against Hunger closes downtown roads near Dunkin ‘Donut Park, Trumbull Street, Anne Street, and areas around Bushnell Park. A no parking and towing zone will be applied.

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