Public messages and information from the City of Northampton Massachusetts Department of Public Works
Friday, August 18, 2017
Construction Update - Week of August 21st
Ludlow Construction will continue installing new drainage pipe from riverside Drive towards Warner Street. Due to the narrowness of the roadway, detours around the block where construction is occurring will be required. Access for local residents will be maintained.
The work on this road includes the replacement of water, sewer and drainage utilities,a newdrainage outfall off Riverside Drive, new sidewalk, roadway reclamation and repaving, and a raised crosswalk across Nonotuck Street.
Palmer Paving is scheduled to install signage and do line painting this week.
Pleasant Street Improvements Project
JBL Construction will be substantially completing the
project this week. Pavement markings are scheduled for Monday and Tuesday, and
motorists should expect delays or seek alternate routes, if possible.
Construction on Pleasant Street includes roadway, bicycle and pedestrian improvements from Hampton Avenue to Hockanum Road.
Sealcoating, Inc. began crack sealing on various City
streets the week of August 4, 2017. The work is currently anticipated to
take about three weeks.
Pleasant and Williams Streets and
Hockanum Road Gas Work
Columbia Gas is replacing gas main and services along
these routes. Work will continue through the summer.
Day Avenue Ave/North Maple/North
Caracas Construction will continue with the installation
of the new water main in North Maple Street this week, transitioning to
North Farms Road by mid-week. Once in North Farms Road, one-lane traffic
will be maintained, but motorists should expect delays or seek alternate
routes, if possible. Access for local residents will be maintained.
No work is expected on Day Avenue this week. The road
will be open for use. Once work is complete on North Maple Street and
North Farms Road, Caracas will return to Day Avenue to complete road work
at that location.
No work is expected on Audubon Road this week. Borges
Construction is waiting for the new culvert to be fabricated.
Delivery and installation of the new culvert is anticipated to begin
shortly after Labor Day.
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.
Contact the DPW at 587-1570 or
firstname.lastname@example.org if you need more information.