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Framingham Traffic Alerts Week of October 24th - 30th, 2021

October 22, 2021 (9:54 pm EST)
Filed under: General Interest by News Staff

FRAMINGHAM, MA -- Motorists are advised that there may be construction work being performed during daytime hours on the following roads in Framingham during the week of October 24th through the 30th, 2021. Please note: construction schedules are weather permitting and subject to change.

Framingham Traffic / Detour Signs
Drivers are alerted to be prepared to stop as work continues on many roads in Framingham.

Berry Street Gas Main Replacement - Eversource gas will continue replacing gas main on Berry Street. Expect minor delays. A one-way alternating traffic pattern will be in effect.

Edgell Road and Edmands Road Gas Main Replacement - Eversource gas will continue replacing gas main on Edgell Road and Edmands Road. Expect moderate to significant delays. A one-way alternating traffic pattern or road closures and a detour will be in effect.

Eversource Electric Transmission Structure Inspections - Eversource Electric and Osmose Utility will inspect existing transmission structures via drone and on foot. Inspections will be conducted 7 a.m. – 4 p.m., Monday-Saturday. Sporadically, some work will be performed on Sundays. View the notice about this work from Eversource here. Residents with questions about this project should contact Eversource Electric by calling 1-800-793-2202 or emailing ProjectInfo@Eversource.com.

Grove Street Roadway and Drainage Improvements (Between Edmands Road and Winch Street) - Punch-list items. Expect minor to moderate delays. Police details will be on-site to facilitate traffic as needed.

Nobscot Intersection Improvements - Install underground electric and cable services. Relocate aerial fire alarm cable. Expect minor delays. A lane shift and/or one-way alternating traffic pattern will be in effect at times. Police details will be on-site to facilitate traffic.

Utility Pole Inspections and Restoration - Verizon - Dig safe paint markings will be noticeable in the public right-of-way near telephone poles for Osmose’s utility pole inspections and restoration. For more information about this project, view the press release here. Residents with questions about this project should contact Osmose Utility at (770) 632-6700 or submit an inquiry form on their website.

Union Avenue Gas Main Replacement - Eversource gas will replace gas main on Union Avenue between Prescott Street and Union Ave. Terrace. Expect minimal to moderate delays. A one-way alternating traffic pattern will be in effect.

Urban Street Sweeping Program – Area D - The Highway Division will street sweep Area D on Tuesday, October 26. 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: Beaver Court, Beaver Park Road, Beaver Street, Beaver Terrace Circle, Coolidge Street, First Street, Interfaith Terrace, Marian Road, Morton Street, Picard Terrace, Second Street, Taralli Terrace, Third Street, and Willis Street.

Water Main Flushing – Zone 3 - Water Main flushing will continue, Monday-Friday, from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m., in Zone 3. The purpose of the program is to improve drinking water quality for residents and businesses in Framingham. The flushing process may cause discolored water and a reduction in pressure. The discoloration of the water will be temporary and is not harmful. For more information, including an anticipated schedule and what to expect once flushing begins, please visit: www.FraminghamMa.gov/Flushing

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Source: Framingham Department of Public Works notice.


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