Friday, May 11, 2018

For the week of May 14, 2018 Weather Permitting

Pothole Update
  • This week the DPW crews repaired the potholes Arch Street, Upper Chesterfield Road and Reservoir Road.  They are in the process of working on Loudville Road, North Loudville Road and Florence Street and Main Street in Leeds. The largest potholes are being filled first to alleviate hazards to motor vehicles.  As hazards arise and are identified they will be addressed. 
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·       Hinckley Street
  • Ludlow Construction, working with their subcontractor, H.B. Fleming of South Portland Maine, will be installing pre-cast concrete lagging panels for the Pile and Lagging retaining wall below Riverside Drive beginning Tuesday or Wednesday. This work also entails excavation, backfilling, and grading.
  • Lulow Construction will also do some remaining drainage work, including installing subdrain, between Warner Street and Maplewood Terrace; and two catch basins near the bottom of Maplewood Terrace.
  • Traffic on Riverside Drive and Hinckley Street will be restricted and detours may be in place.  Public Safety officer(s) shall be on duty.
  • The work of replacement of water and sewer utilities is complete, and the installation of drainage utility continues, but not this week.  A new drainage outfall off Riverside Drive, new sidewalk, roadway reconstruction and repaving, and a raised crosswalk across Nonotuck Street is upcoming this summer.
Chesterfield Road at Kennedy Road - Upper Roberts Meadow Reservoir Dam
  • SumCo Eco-Contracting, LLC will begin mobilizing equipment, surveying for layout and installing fencing and erosion control measures at the site.
  • The project will remove the Upper Roberts Reservoir Dam to restore the Roberts Meadow Brook stream channel to its natural course. 
Pleasant Street
  • Columbia Gas will be installing new gas main on Pleasant Street between Main Street and Kirkland Avenue. Motorists should EXPECT DELAYS and seek alternate routes if possible. The work is anticipated to take several months to complete
Massasoit Street and Woodlawn Avenue
  • Columbia Gas has subcontracted to Precise Paving to mill and overlay Massasoit Street from Arlington Street to Prospect Street, Massasoit Avenue and Woodlawn Avenue near the intersection with Prospect Street. Work will begin on Monday. Motorists should EXPECT DELAYS and seek alternate routes if possible.   
Day Avenue, North Maple Street & North Farms Road
  • Caracas Construction will be doing final cleanup and restoration on Day Avenue, North Maple Street and North Farms Road.
Clement Street Bridge
  • Repair work for the Clement Street Bridge has been awarded to N.E.L. Corporation. Project submittals are currently under review. Anticipated project completion and bridge re-opening is summer 2018.
  • Pedestrian and bicyclist use of the bridge will be allowed except during active construction which is anticipated to begin in early June.