Friday, September 2, 2016

Construction Update - Week of September 5th - REVISED 9/8/16

For the week of September 5th, weather permitting, the following work is scheduled:

There will be NO construction work on Monday, September 5th to honor the Labor Day Holiday.

Park Street - Roadway Improvements
  • Tuesday-Friday: Palmer Paving will be installing curbs, building sidewalks and handicap ramps and preparing driveways and curbing. PAVING is scheduled for Friday. Park Street will be CLOSED during work hours and detours will be in place
Locust Street
  • Tuesday: Palemr Paving will be installing handicap ramps at side streets.
Burts Pit Road (Sunset Hill)
  • Wednesday-Thursday: Palmer Paving will be installing sub drain
Park Hill Road
  • Friday: Gorman Roads will be doing cold-in-place recycling from Florence Road to just beyond Greenleaf Drive. One way traffic will be maintained, but motorists should seek alternate routes or EXPECT delays.
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. 
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 Park 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.