Middletown Avenue, New Haven Road, Main Street, South Main Street, Hartford Avenue, Marlborough Street, Portland Cobalt Road, Gospel Lane, Glastonbury Turnpike, Glastonbury Expressway
Northbound Views
Middletown Avenue begins at the junction of I-91 and Foxon Boulevard (CT 80) in New Haven and runs north. There is an entrance to I-91 northbound at the first traffic light.
Photos taken September 2007.
Skipping to the north, New Haven Road intersects Madison Road (CT 79) at a traffic light.
Photos taken November 2008.
In Durham, CT 17 is called Main Street.
Photos taken November 2008.
Main Street intersects Wallingford Road (CT 68) at a traffic light.
Photos taken November 2008.
Main Street intersects Middlefield Road (CT 147) at a traffic light.
Photos taken November 2008.
Main Street continues north as a two-lane undivided road.
Photos taken November 2008.
Welcome to Middletown! At the town line, CT 17 changes names to become South Main Street.
Photos taken November 2008.
South Main Street intersects Randolph Road (CT 155) at a traffic light.
Photos taken November 2008.
South Main Street continues north through Middletown.
Photos taken November 2008.
Turn right to stay on CT 17.
Photo taken November 2008.
Here, there is a very short expressway section of CT 17 with no name that runs for a few blocks. There is an exit for Main Street Extension.
Photo taken November 2008.
The expressway ends at CT 9. Bear right to go south or bear left to go north. CT 17 is multiplexed with CT 9 for a couple of exits here.
Photos taken November 2008.
CT 17 is routed along the CT 9 expressway until exit 16.
CT 17 splits off from CT 9. After one block, there is a traffic light at Main Street (CT 66). Turn left to go west. Turn right to go east and to stay on CT 17.
Photos taken July 2016.
CT 17 is multiplexed with CT 66 across the Arrigoni Bridge to Portland, where it follows Main Street and Marlborough Street.
Skipping a few miles, Glastonbury Turnpike runs north through Portland as a two-lane undivided road.
Photos taken July 2016.
Welcome to Glastonbury!
Photos taken July 2016.
Water Street (CT 160) begins on the left at a traffic light.
Photos taken July 2016.

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