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FRAMINGHAM PUBLIC WORKS
 CONSTRUCTION & TRAFFIC ALERTS
 WEEK OF JULY 10-16, 2022

 

 Please Note: Construction schedules are weather permitting and subject to change. Thank you for your cooperation!

LAST UPDATED: JuLY 8, 2022

Central Street, Edgell Road, and Vernon Street Gas Main Replacement
Eversource Gas will continue replacing gas main and service lines on portions of Central Street (between Edgell Road and Kellogg Street), Edgell Road (between Central and Vernon Streets), and Vernon Street (between Edgell Road and Pleasant Street). Expect moderate delays. A one-way alternating traffic pattern will be in effect. 

Edmands Road Gas Main Replacement
 
Eversource Gas will continue replacing gas main and service lines on Edmands Road between Edgell and Garvey Roads. Expect moderate to significant delays. Edmands Road southbound traffic will be detoured onto Genardy Way, Livoli Road, and McAdams Road.
 
Flagg Drive Roadway and Sidewalk Improvements
Sidewalk work continues. Expect minor to moderate impacts. A lane shift or one-way alternating traffic pattern will be in effect. 
 
Franklin Street, Deloss Street, Beech Street, and Brewster Road Gas Main Replacement
Eversource Gas will continue replacing gas main and service lines on a portion of Franklin Street (between Deloss and Beech Streets), Deloss Street, Beech Street, and Brewster Road. Expect minor to moderate impacts. A one-way alternating traffic pattern will be in effect. 
 
Harmony Lane Road and Sidewalk Improvements
Punch-list items. Expect minor impacts at times.
 
Loring Drive and Western Avenue Pedestrian Improvements
Sidewalk work continues. Expect minor impacts at times.

Nobscot Intersection Improvements

Sidewalk work and overhead wire relocations continue. Expect moderate delays. A lane shift or one-way alternating traffic pattern will be in effect. At times, traffic will be detoured through the CVS plaza. 

Osmose Utility Citywide Utility Pole Inspections and Restoration – 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 and restoration. Residents with questions about this project should contact Osmose Utility at (770) 632-6700 or submit an inquiry form on their website.
 
Rt.126/Rt.9 Drainage Project – MassDOT
Drainage work will continue off-road. Sidewalk work will continue on Rt.126/Concord Street and Rt.9/Worcester Road. Expect minor to moderate impacts at times. A lane shift or one-way alternating traffic pattern will be in effect.
 
Union Avenue Roadway Improvements – MassDOT
New sidewalks and curbing will be installed near Main Street, Maple Street, and the Union Avenue rotary. A detour will be in effect during working hours. Union Avenue southbound traffic to be detoured to Franklin Street. Northbound travel only on Union Avenue. 

Existing sidewalks will be removed between the Sudbury River bridge and Lincoln Street. 

Drainage work will continue on Union Ave. between the bridge and Proctor Street. A one-way alternating traffic pattern or lane shift may be in effect. 

Please seek an alternate route. Expect delays. 
 
Urban Street Sweeping Program – Area B
The Highway Division will street sweep Area B on Tuesday, July 12. NO PARKING will be allowed from 9 AM to Noon. Vehicles parked on the street will be ticketed and towed. 
 

The following streets will be swept during this operation: 
Avon Street, Bethany Road: #4-56, Bridges Street, Bridges Street Ext., Cedar Street, Charles Street, Claflin Street, Clifford Street, Coburn Street, Cypress Street, Hayes Street, Highland Street, Hilton Street, Mellen Street, Naples Street, Pine Street, Saucier Street, Waverly Court, and Winthrop Street.

Worcester Road/Rt. 9 East and West, Spot Water and Sewer Improvements
Sewer work will be conducted on Rt.9 East and West (between Concord Street and Caldor Road). Work will occur at night, Monday-Thursday, 8 PM - 5 AM. Lane closures will be in effect.