Directions to College Planning Consulting LLC
Lawrence A. De John, Ed.D
674 Prospect Avenue
Hartford, CT 06105
(on the Hartford/West Hartford line)
NOTE: MY OFFICE IS LOCATED ON THE WEST HARTFORD/HARTFORD BORDER ACROSS FROM WEST HARTFORD’S BRISTOW MIDDLE SCHOOL
FROM EAST OF HARTFORD
Take I-84W to Exit 46, ‘Sisson Ave’. At end of exit ramp, take a right onto Sisson Ave. When it ends, take a left onto Farmington Ave, and proceed to Prospect Ave. Take a right onto Prospect Ave and proceed to 674, a three-story house. Park on side of road.
NOTE: IF TRAFFIC IS BACKED UP (anytime from 3:00 p.m. on), try taking earlier exit, Exit 47, ‘Sigourney St’. At end of exit ramp, take a right onto Sigourney St. When it ends, take a left onto Farmington Ave, and proceed to Prospect Ave. Take a right onto Prospect Ave.
FROM WEST OF HARTFORD
Take I-84E to Exit 44, Prospect Ave. At end of exit go further short distance on Caya Ave., to light. Take left onto Prospect Ave. Proceed about a mile or so (beyond Farmington Avenue) to 674, a three-story house. Park on side of road.
NOTE: IF TRAFFIC IS BACKED UP (anytime from 3:00 p.m. on), try taking earlier exits, either Exit 41 ‘South Main St’ or else Exit 42 ‘Park Road’ (LEFT EXIT). (If Exit 41, take left, end of ramp onto South Main St and proceed mile or so to Farmington Ave. If Exit 42, take right, end of ramp, onto Park Rd, then IMMEDIATE left onto Trout Brook Rd and proceed to Farmington Ave.) Then, in both cases, take a right onto Farmington Ave., go a mile or so until Prospect Ave., then take a left onto Prospect Ave.
FROM NORTH OF HARTFORD
Take I-91 South to I-84 West. Once on I-84 West, follow directions “FROM EAST OF HARTFORD,” above.
NOTE: TRAFFIC WILL BACK UP IN HARTFORD (anytime from 3:00 p.m. on), so you might want to exit, when on I-91 South, BEFORE Hartford in Bloomfield, Exit 38AB, onto Rt 218, Cottage Grove Rd. Proceed several miles and take left at light onto Rt 189, Bloomfield Ave. Proceed several miles, past Univ. of Hartford until Bloomfield Ave. ends. Take right onto Rt 44 Albany Ave, then IMMEDIATE left onto Prospect Ave.
FROM SOUTH OF HARTFORD
TAKE I-91 North to I-84 West. Once on I-84 West, follow directions “FROM EAST OF HARTFORD,” above.
NOTE: TRAFFIC WILL BACK UP IN HARTFORD (anytime from 3:00 p.m. on), so you may want to avoid I-91 and take the Silas Deane Highway (Rt 99) toward Hartford, and in Wethersfield take a left onto Rt 175 Wells Rd (becomes E. Cedar Rd). Stay on this road, go through Newington Center and thereafter take a right onto Rt 173, Willard Ave. Go past Newington High, and continue several miles until Willard Ave ends in West Hartford at the CVS. Take a left onto New Britain Ave, then an IMMEDIATE right onto SouthQuaker Lane (at Walgreens). Proceed several miles (keep going BEYOND Park Rd intersection where Shell Station is– Quaker Lane continues thereafter) until you reach Farmington Ave. Take right onto Farmington Ave, proceed about a mile or so, and take left onto Prospect Ave.
Proceed 2 miles and take left onto Rt 175 Wells Rd (becomes E. Cedar) and go several miles, through Newington Center until Rt 173,Willard Ave. Take right onto Willard Ave. o several miles until it ends (in West Hartford at CVS). Take a left onto New Britain Ave, then IMMEDIATE right onto South Quaker Lane. Go several miles to Farmington Ave. Take right onto Farmington Ave for a mile or so. At Prospect Ave, take a left.
Take Rt 44 East over Avon Mountain. Then continue on Rt 44, past University of Saint Joseph’s athletic fields, past St. Mary’s Home, until traffic light for Prospect Ave. (NOTE: YOU CAN ONLY GO RIGHT AT PROSPECT AVE). Stay on Prospect Ave, past Elizabeth Park, until 674 Prospect Ave. Park on side of street.
FROM MANCHESTER, VERNON, SOUTH WINDSOR
Consider taking the Bissell Bridge, Rt 291, until it ends in Bloomfield. ( GO PAST the 91 N AND 91 S exits right before Rt 291 ends). At end, take left onto Rt 218 Cottage Grove Rd. Follow directions (above) ‘From North of Hartford, Traffic Backup’ route.
FROM ROCKY HILL, WETHERSFIELD, NEWINGTON
Consider following directions, as appropriate (above) ‘From South of Hartford, Traffic Backup’ route.
Consider taking Rt 3, Putnam Bridge, to Wethersfield. Go straight after end of bridge until Rt 99, Silas Deane Hwy. Take a right onto Silas Deane Hwy, proceed to Rt 175 Wells Rd. Follow directions (above) ‘From South of Hartford, Traffic Backup’ route.