Roadwork will done Monday and Tuesday, April 12-13, and possibly longer on Housatonic Avenue in New Milford.

Two contractors will work daily from 7 a.m. to approximately 4 p.m. in coordination with New Milford Public Works to dig the roadway to connect existing utilities. The road may be closed to through traffic for periods , especially from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

At least one lane of alternating traffic will be maintained as often as possible. Police officers will be on site to direct traffic.

Properties from River Road to Aspetuck Ridge Road will be accessible at all time.

Use Route 7 from Boardman Road to Bridge Street as an alternate route is suggested when the road is closed.

For information, call Public Works at 860-355-6040.