Friday, August 26, 2016

Construction Update - Week of August 29th

For the week of August 29th, weather permitting, the following work is scheduled:

Bridge  and Locust Streets - Roadway Improvements
  • Monday-Tuesday: Palmer Paving will be PAVING Bridge Street between Pomeroy Terrace and Hawley and Market Streets and Locust Street between South Main Street and Berkshire Terrace. Please seek alternate routes or EXPECT DELAYS at these locations.
Park Street - Roadway Improvements
  • Monday-Friday: Palmer Paving will be adjusting structures, building handicap ramps and preparing driveways and curbing.
King Sreet, Elm Street and Kensington Avenue
  • Thursday-Friday: Palmer Paving will be adjusting structures in areas of limited trench repair on: King Street at #114 and near Trumbull Rd, Elm Street south of Bedford Terrace and at Nutting Ave, and at 67 Kensington Avenue.      
Conz and Pleasant Streets - Roundabout Construction
  • Gomes Construction of Ludlow is the general contractor for the roundabout construction under a contract with MassDOT.
  • Gomes will be continuing with utility installation and roundabout construction.
  • Through traffic will be maintained at all times, except as noted above. Lane closures for one-way traffic are restricted to between 9 am and 4 pm. Please seek alternate routes or EXPECT DELAYS at this location.
Baker Hill Road
  •  Pavement restoration in the area of the new sewer will occur the week of August 29th.
Elm Street and College Lane
  • Scapes Construction is the general contractor for Smith College working on relocating utilities at Elm Street for the construction of new entry gates  and drainage and roadway improvements on College Lane. 
If possible, motorists should seek alternate routes or EXPECT DELAYS, especially on Bridge Street, Locust Street and the intersection of Pleasant and Conz Streets. Please obey directions from police officers and be considerate of the work area and other motorists.

Contact the DPW at 587-1570 if you need more information.