FRAMINGHAM – The following are the road construction, gas main, and water main projects that could impact your commute this week.
Construction schedules are weather permitting and subject to change.
The projects are MassDOT, City of Framingham, and utility-based projects.
Edgell Road Gas Main Replacement: Eversource gas will continue replacing gas main on Edgell Road between the Nobscot intersection and Donovan Drive. Expect moderate delays. Lane shifts and/or a one-way alternating traffic pattern will be in effect.
Gilbert Street Gas Main Installation: Eversource gas will begin replacing gas main on Gilbert Street between Nipmuc Road and Winthrop Street. Expect minor delays. A one-way alternating traffic pattern will be in effect.
Leland and Irving Streets Sidewalk Improvements: Sidewalk work continues. Expect minor delays. A two-way and/or one-way alternating traffic pattern will be in effect. Police details will be on-site to facilitate traffic.
Mt. Wayte Avenue Gas Main and Regulator Pit Replacement (Between Union Avenue and Franklin Street) – Eversource Gas: Eversource will continue gas main work on Mt. Wayte Avenue. Expect moderate delays. A partial road closure will be in effect on Mt. Wayte Avenue eastbound. Traffic traveling eastbound will be detoured.
Newton Place Water Main Replacement: Preparation for water main replacement will begin. Newton Place will be open to residents and emergency vehicles only during construction.
Nobscot Intersection Improvements: The City’s contractor will continue installing drainage on Edgell Road. Eversource Electric will relocate aerial wires on Water Street. Expect moderate delays. A two-way and/or one-way alternating traffic pattern will be in effect.
Osmose Utility Citywide Utility Pole Inspections – Verizon: Dig safe paint markings will be noticeable in the public right-of-way near telephone poles throughout the City for Osmose’s Citywide utility pole inspections. For more information about this project, view the press release here. Residents that have questions about this project should contact Osmose Utility at (770) 632-6700 or submit an inquiry form on their website.
Walsh Street Sewer Main Replacement: Sewer main installation continues on Walsh Street at Richwood Street. Expect minor delays.
Wood Terrace Water Main Replacement: Miscellaneous punch-list items and trench paving continues. Wood Terrace will be open to residents and emergency vehicles only during construction.