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Framingham Public Works to Begin Citywide Street Sweeping

April 1, 2021 (4:11 pm EST)
by News Staff
Filed under: Home & Garden
Framingham street sweeping
Framingham street sweeping operations begin April 5, 2021.

FRAMINGHAM, MA -- Starting the week of April 5, the Framingham Department of Public Works will begin its Citywide Street Sweeping Program.

Street sweeping will be completed in zones. Zone 1 is scheduled for Monday-Tuesday, April 5-6, weather permitting. View the Citywide Sweeping Program Map to reference which zone your street/road is located in.

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Framingham Construction Detours and Delays (July 1st - July 5th, 2013)

June 29, 2013 (10:18 pm EST)
by News Staff
Filed under: Around Town

Framingham Traffic Detours sign

Traffic detours sign, Framingham, MA

FRAMINGHAM, MA- Work on several major roadway, water, sewer and bridge projects in town will continue this week, (Monday through Friday, July 1st - July 5th, 2013).

The Town of Framingham's Department of Public Works, Highway Division and Capital Projects offers residents and visitors to Framingham helpful information about current and upcoming construction projects.

The email traffic advisory for the week of July 1st through July 5th, 2013 lists the following projects and advises motorists to expect detours or delays while traveling in these areas: ...[read more]


Traffic Alerts: January 2nd - January 6th, 2012

December 30, 2011 (12:01 am EST)
by News Staff
Filed under: General Interest

Framingham Traffic Alerts, Detours, Road Construction, September 5-9, 2011

Framingham Traffic Alerts, Detours, Road & Bridge Construction, January 2nd - 6th, 2012.

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 January 2nd, 2012 through January 6th, 2012.

Auburn Street - Due to the location of the construction work zone, Auburn Street will be closed to through traffic. In order to reach the eastern portion of Auburn Street, Auburn Street Extension and Beulah Street, traffic will be directed north on Edgell Road to Central Street, from Central Street to Kellogg Street, from Kellogg Street to Prospect Street, from Prospect Street to Worcester Road west, from Worcester Road west to Beulah Street or Auburn Street.

Concord Street (Rt. 126 South of Worcester Road) - Sewer manhole work will occur on Concord Street south of Worcester Road (Route 9) and Gorman Road. Construction activities will ...[read more]


Rte 9 Resurfacing Project / Informational Meeting

March 26, 2010 (7:15 pm EST)
by News Staff
Filed under: Public Meetings

MetroWest Growth Management Committee, The 495/MetroWest Partnership and representatives from The Highway Division of the Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT) will hold an informational meeting regarding the upcoming Rte 9 resurfacing project on Thursday, April 1, at 7:00PM in Framingham Town Hall.

According to MassDOT, the Route 9 resurfacing project in Natick and Framingham has been awarded, a contract signed and a Notice To Proceed issued.

On Thursday April 1 at 7 pm at the Framingham Town Hall, MassDOT representatives will be presenting an update on the Route 9 Resurfacing Project from Walnut Street in Natick to the Framingham/Southborough Town Line.

The purpose of the meeting is to inform town officials, abutters, interested citizens and regional employers about the logistics of the upcoming construction project. Items to be discussed include construction schedule, temporary impacts, and communication procedures.  It should be noted that the majority of construction will be on a night-time schedule, typically from 9:00PM to 5:30AM.

If you have any questions or concerns, please contact MetroWest Growth Managment Committee at 508-881-2924.


Presentation by DPW at Heritage

February 25, 2010 (8:37 pm EST)
by News Staff
Filed under: Around Town,Politics

FRAMINGHAM, MA - Nobscot Neighbors and Espresso Paulo are pleased to bring you a presentation by The Framingham Department of Public Works “Everything you ever wanted to know about Water, Sewer and Roadway projects coming to Nobscot..”  Monday night March 1, 2010, from 7 ­ 9 PM, in The Peloquin Room at The Heritage, Nobscot.

We are delighted to have this opportunity to hear from DPW on the major projects about to begin in the Nobscot area of Framingham. The scope of work in Nobscot that we will hear about exceeds that which is typical of a routine project year. This is also true for other areas of Town.

While DPW might touch on some of these other endeavors, the primary focus of this meeting will be the projects in Nobscot.

We expect this to be another exciting Nobscot Neighbors event - Everyone is welcome!

Coffee prepared by Paul Ashton, Potluck Dessert