Friday, June 9, 2017

Week of June 12, 2017

For the week of June 12, 2017, weather permitting, the following work is scheduled:
Pleasant Street Improvements Project 
  • JBL will be doing the curb and sidewalk on Hockanum Road, and the curb and sidewalk at the intersection of Pleasant Street and Short Street.  They will also do various patchings on the road (route 5).
  • The City has contracted with JBL Construction Company of Springfield, MA to implement roadway, bicycle and pedestrian improvements on Pleasant Street from Hampton Avenue to Hockanum Road.
Pleasant and Williams Street and Hockanum Road Gas Work
  • Columbia Gas is replacing gas main and services along these routes. Work will continue through the spring and summer.
Day Avenue
  • Caracas Construction expects to continue installation of the new sewer, proceeding from the intersection of Bridge St and Day Ave and proceeding towards Bates St/North St. Day Ave will be CLOSED in the vicinity of construction. There will be no through traffic. Access for residents will be maintained.
  • The reconstruction of Day Avenue work includes replacing water, sewer and drain lines, reclaiming the roadway and replacing the sidewalk.    
Audubon Road
  •   Borges Construction plans to continue working on the drainage installation.  They will start with the catch basin work at 94 Audubon Road and work back toward the intersection of River Road, Reservoir Road, and Audubon Road.  One-way traffic will generally be maintained, but motorists are encouraged to seek alternate routes or expect delays in the vicinity of construction.
  • The work on this road includes replacing water and drain lines and a box culvert followed by reclaiming and repaving of the roadway from the center of Leeds to near house #200.  The roadway will be CLOSED to through traffic during culvert replacement and as needed for water main installation. Access for residents will be maintained."
Pulaski Park Phase 1
  • Mountain View Landscapes has regraded and replaced sod at the rear of the park, and the area is fenced off. Please respect the fence and stay off the restored area.
Pulaski Park Phase 2
  • Mass-West Construction will continue construction on Phase 2 of Pulaski Park, the Overlook at the rear of the park that will connect it to the Roundhouse Parking lot. The project is anticipated to be completed in the late spring of 2017.
  • The construction area is fenced, and parking spaces in the lot will be reduced for the duration of the project.
  • There is no pedestrian access from the parking lot up the stairs near South Street. Pedestrian access from the parking lot to Main Street is via Crafts Avenue or the stairs behind City Hall.
  • Construction vehicles will be accessing the site through the parking lot. Motorists and pedestrians are advised to be aware of construction activity and use caution when parking and walking in the lot. 
Contact the DPW at 587-1570 or dpwinfo@northamptonma.gov if you need more information