There will be construction from 7 to 11 p.m. Tuesday on Whittlesey Avenue, near the the corner of Whittlesey Avenue and East Street in New Milford.

The construction will turn East Street into a one-lane road with alternating traffic Tuesday, and again on Wednesday from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Drivers shoule use different routes and avoid the area if possible, said Mayor David Gronbach in a Facebook post.

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