DPW Construction Projects Status

As of October 4, 2018

Route 14

PROJECT UPDATE: October 4, 2018

The Town is pleased to hear that the Route 14 Reconstruction Project will begin to wind down at the end of this week and beginning of next week. Detours are posted for Thursday, October 5 and Friday October 6 as the contractor will be paving both sides of Route 14 (Center Street, Barker Street) between the hours of 7:00 am and 5:00 pm. Please seek alternate routes and follow detour the detour signs.

Route 53 and Pleasant Street Intersection Traffic Signal Project

PROJECT UPDATE: October 4, 2018

The Town has received notification from MassDOT that work is estimated to begin on October 27, 2018 on this roadway reconstruction with traffic signals project; hours of operation will be from 7:00 am to 3:30 pm weekdays. The contractor will have to maintain alternating traffic in one direction at all times, with a lane restriction in the work zone area. For more information on the project, please clink the link above.

Route 36

Have completed the 75% design phase of engineering.  A future meeting will be scheduled with the Conservation Committee.  Followed by 100% Design of engineering.  Transporation funding for the contruction project is tentatively scheduled for 2022. The Town will begin to present preliminary ROW easement language reagarding this project at the 2019 annual town meeting.

Birch Street, Spring Street and Water Street

Crack sealing has been completed.  Spring Street, Birch Street and Water Street leveling course completed.  Micro Surfacing has been completed.  Stop bars and crosswalks are scheduled for the first week of October for Birch Street, Spring Street and Water Street weather permitting.  Line Painting will be done the second week of October.

Hobomock Street

Drainage work and widen of road prep work completed and Binder process done.  Granite curbing installation will be started the first week of October. New confirguration of island at the intersection of Monroe Street and Hobomock Street is completed.  New signs installed on Friday, September 8, 2017.

Line Painting

Hand crew work (stop bars and crosswalk) is planned for the first week in October.  Line painting is scheduled for the second week in October.  Weather permitting.