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The I-91 Viaduct Rehabilitation Project is replacing the existing deck of the I-91 viaduct, an elevated structure in Springfield, Massachusetts. The project is progressing on an accelerated schedule to minimize traffic impacts and reduce construction duration. Once completed, the I-91 Viaduct Rehabilitation Project will increase safety and accessibility on this busy interstate, reduce annual maintenance costs, and ensure long-term service. MassDOT signed a $148 million contract with the Joint Venture of White-Schiavone (JV) in May 2015. The project will receive 80% of its funding from the Federal Highway Administration and 20% from the Commonwealth.

Roosevelt Avenue near State Street overpass

On behalf of the Springfield Water and Sewer Commission, private contractors will replace sewer pipes within Roosevelt Avenue near State Street overpass. Construction is scheduled to begin July 17th, 2017 and continue approximately one month. Typical construction hours are Monday through Friday from7:00AM to 4:00PM.

  Due to the nature of this work, changes to traffic patterns and traffic delays are expected.  Roosevelt Avenue near State Street overpass will be reduced to a single lane alternating traffic pattern during construction hours.  Local traffic and access will be managed with posted signs and police details.

  We appreciate the patience of drivers and residents while this work is being performed. Please contact the Springfield Water and Sewer Commission at 413-310-3501 with questions regarding this project.

Union Street between Hancock Street and Eastern Avenue

On behalf of the Springfield Water and Sewer Commission, private contractors will replace water pipes within Union Street between Hancock Street and Eastern Avenue. Construction is scheduled to begin June 30th, 2017 and continue through the 2017 construction season. Typical construction hours are Monday through Friday from 7:00AM to 4:00PM.  Please note that there will be no construction activity July 1st through July 4th.

 Due to the nature of this work, changes to traffic patterns and traffic delays are expected.  Union Street between Hancock Street and Eastern Avenue will be closed to thru traffic during some phases of construction. Local traffic and access will be managed with posted signs and police details.

 We appreciate the patience of drivers and residents while this work is being performed. Please contact the Springfield Water and Sewer Commission at 413-310-3501 with questions regarding this project.

Tyler Street between Hancock Street and Colton Street

On behalf of the Springfield Water and Sewer Commission, private contractors will replace water and sewer pipes within Tyler Street between Hancock Street and Colton Street. Construction is scheduled to begin April 18th, 2017 and continue through the 2017 construction season. Typical construction hours are Monday through Friday from 7:00AM to 4:00PM.

  Due to the nature of this work, changes to traffic patterns and traffic delays are expected.  Tyler Street will be closed to thru traffic during some phases of construction. Local traffic and access will be managed with posted signs and police details.

  We appreciate the patience of drivers and residents while this work is being performed. Please contact the Springfield Water and Sewer Commission at 413-310-3501 with questions regarding this project.

Pendleton Avenue between Hancock Street and Eastern Avenue

On behalf of the Springfield Water and Sewer Commission, private contractors will replace water and sewer pipes within Pendleton Avenue between Hancock Street and Eastern Avenue. Construction is scheduled to begin April 20th, 2017 and continue through the 2017 construction season. Typical construction hours are Monday through Friday from 7:00AM to 4:00PM.

 Due to the nature of this work, changes to traffic patterns and traffic delays are expected.  Pendleton Avenue will be closed to thru traffic during some phases of construction.  Local traffic and access will be managed with posted signs and police details.

  We appreciate the patience of drivers and residents while this work is being performed. Please contact the Springfield Water and Sewer Commission at 413-310-3501 with questions regarding this project.

Alden Street Project Update

 Baltazar Contractors Inc., working on behalf of the Springfield Water and Sewer Commission, will be replacing a water service line in front of Springfield College’s Learning Commons on Alden Street beginning August 21, 2017. Work should be completed within one week.

  This water service line work is not related to the August 14, 2017, closure of Alden Street between Wilbraham Avenue and Middlesex Street, which is due to the construction of a new pedestrian walk in front of the Learning Commons by Springfield College. Traffic detour information and a map for this road closure is available on the Springfield College website at

http://springfield.edu/news/alden-street-construction-update.  

During the replacement of the water service line, the Commission will coordinate with Springfield College to ensure all work is completed as efficiently as possible and to minimize disruptions to the surrounding community.

 We appreciate the patience of drivers and residents while this work is being performed. Please contact the Springfield Water and Sewer Commission at 413-452-1302 with questions regarding this project.

Eastern Avenue between Tyler Street and King Street

On behalf of the Springfield Water and Sewer Commission, private contractors will rehabilitate and replace sewer pipes within Eastern Avenue between Tyler Street and King St as part of this year’s Infrastructure Improvements Project. Construction is scheduled to begin on Monday, April 3rd, 2017 and continue through end of construction season. Typical construction hours are Monday through Friday from 7:00AM to 4:00PM.

 Due to the nature of this work, changes to traffic patterns and traffic delays are expected. At times, sections of Eastern Avenue between King Street and Tyler Street will be closed to through traffic. Traffic will be detoured onto Hancock Street via streets adjacent to Eastern Avenue. Traffic will be managed with posted signs and police details. Drivers are encouraged to seek alternate routes when possible.

 We appreciate the patience of drivers and residents while this work is being performed. Please contact the Springfield Water and Sewer Commission at 413-310-3501 with questions regarding this project.

Quincy Street from Hancock Street to Eastern Avenue

On behalf of the Springfield Water and Sewer Commission, private contractors will continue work to replace water and sewer pipes within Quincy Street from Hancock Street to Eastern Avenue as part of this year’s Infrastructure Improvements Project. Construction is scheduled to begin on Monday, April 3rd, 2017 and continue through August 2017. Typical construction hours are Monday through Friday from 7:00AM to 4:00PM.

 Due to the nature of this work, changes to traffic patterns and traffic delays are expected. Quincy Street from Hancock Street to Eastern Avenue will be closed to through traffic. Westbound traffic will be detoured onto Union Street. Eastbound traffic will be detoured onto Tyler Street. Traffic will be managed with posted signs and police details. Drivers are encouraged to seek alternate routes when possible.

 We appreciate the patience of drivers and residents while this work is being performed. Please contact the Springfield Water and Sewer Commission at 413-310-3501 with questions regarding this project.

Connecticut River Walk and Bikeway Closure Springfield, MA

Main Interceptor Rehabilitation Project Update

On behalf of the Springfield Water and Sewer Commission, private contractors will repair three Combined Sewer Outfalls along the Connecticut River as part of the ongoing Main Interceptor Rehabilitation Project. For the safety of pedestrians and bicyclists, the Connecticut River Walk and Bikeway will be closed from Liberty Street to Riverfront Park until September 1st, 2017 while this work is ongoing. Signs will be posted to indicate the area where the path is closed.
We appreciate the patience of residents while this work is being performed. Please contact the Springfield Water and Sewer Commission at 413-310-3501 with questions regarding this project.

DPW Weekly Roadway Construction Updates

Week of August 14, 2017

 

Boston Rd.  – From 100’ E’ly of Bay St. and Breckwood Blvd to Methuen St. Milling work

Celia St.  – From Slumber Lane to Carol Ann St. Curb and Utility work

Tioga St.  – From Forest Hills Rd. to Helberg St. Utility work

Warwick St.  – From Armory St. to Heywood St. Paving tentative

 

The following is MGM Off-Site Roadwork in and around Downtown Springfield, which change in traffic patterns and delays are expected:

 

Boland Way between East Columbus Ave. and the Memorial Bridge

Dwight St. at the intersection of 291 off ramp

Pynchon St. at East Columbus Ave.

State St. between East Columbus Ave. and Hall of Fame Ave.

Union St. between Main St. and East Columbus Ave.









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