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Traffic Alert for Tuesday, June 20, 2017

(Construction Schedules are weather permitting)


Coburn Street Milling Operation


Roadway milling of Coburn Street is anticipated to begin at approximately 7:00 a.m. on Wednesday, June 21, 2017. Traffic will be managed utilizing a one lane alternating traffic management plan. Police detail officers will be on site to assist with safe pedestrian and traffic movements through the work zone.

Franklin Street Milling Operation


Roadway milling of Franklin Street is anticipated to begin at approximately 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday, June 21, 2017. Traffic will be managed utilizing a one lane alternating traffic management plan. Police detail officers will be on site to assist with safe pedestrian and traffic movements through the work zone. 

Once complete with the roadway milling, the construction crew will mobilize in the MBTA Waverly Street Parking Lot and begin work at approximately 7:00 p.m.


Claflin Street Roadway Repair Project


The Claflin Street Roadway Repair Project is a joint project between Framingham Public Works and Keolis. The scope of work includes the removal and replacement of rails, ties and pavement. This work is anticipated to begin on Wednesday, June 21, 2017. The  hours of operation will be 7:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. or finish. Police details will be on site to help facilitate safe traffic and pedestrian travel.  The road will be impassable at the grade crossing. Please seek an alternate route of travel.

FRAMINGHAM CONSTRUCTION TRAFFIC ALERT FOR THE WEEK OF JUNE 19-23, 2017 (Construction schedules are weather permitting.)


ANNUAL ROADWAY PROGRAM: Expect minimal traffic delays as crews will be performing structure adjustments, which will affect Belknap Rd, Blackberry Ln, and the surrounding areas.

CONCORD STREET: Eversource will be performing gas main work between Gorman Rd and Hartford Street. Mon.-Fri. between 9:00am and 3:00pm. Two lanes of traffic will be maintained. Expect minimal delays.

DOWNTOWN COMMON IMPROVEMENTS: Expect minor delays as crews will begin excavation work around perimeter of the common. Additionally, the sidewalk along Franklin St. will be closed.

DUDLEY ROAD: Expect minimal traffic impacts between 7:00am and 5:00pm, Monday-Friday, as crews complete final work on the Dudley Road Multi-Use Recreation Path Project.

ELMFIELD ROAD AND GRIFFIN ROAD: Roadway milling and paving will take place next week. Police detail officers will be on site to facilitate traffic. Expect minimal delays.

INDIAN HEAD HEIGHTS: Minimal traffic impacts expected as construction vehicles enter and exit the roadway.

IRVING STREET: One lane alternating traffic will be in place from Western Avenue to Leland Street, as gas main work will be performed. Also, scaffolding work will be done and will affect the stretch of Irving Street from Hollis St. to Columbia St., one lane alternating traffic.

LANEWOOD AVE AND WAVENEY ROAD: Detour in effect while test pits are conducted on Wednesday 6/21 and Thursday 6/22. Expect minor delays.

MT WAYTE AVENUE: Deck repairs on the bridge on Mt. Wayte Ave will be done at night between 7:30pm and 4:00am. Minimal delays are expected as a result.

RT 126 RECONSTRUCTION: Concord St, Hollis St, Union Ave, Irving St and Waverly St. travelers will experience minor, isolated traffic impacts Mon-Fri between 7:00am and 3:00pm, as crews perform sidewalk and traffic signal work. Sidewalks and parking spaces in the area will be impacted.

SOUTH OF WAVERLY STREET: Various sites south of Waverly Street between the downtown area and the Ashland town line will have sewer improvements performed. Parking restrictions will be posted, and potential traffic disruptions near the work zone may be experienced when work is conducted. Police detail officers will be on site as necessary.

SPEEN STREET AND COCHITUATE ROAD:  Expect minor traffic delays as overnight utility improvements are being made. The construction will run Sunday-Thursday from 8pm to 5am. Police details will be on site.

UNION AVENUE UTILITY PROJECT: Construction Phase I will be in effect. Northbound traffic on Union Ave is permitted, southbound traffic will be detoured down Franklin Street. Large trucks are not permitted to take a left at Mt. Wayte Ave and must continue to Melrose St. for access to Union Ave.

WAVERLY STREET: Expect moderate to significant delays along Waverly Street, as roadway improvements will be made. Police detail officers will be on site.

WINTER STREET BRIDGE AT FOUNTAIN STREET: The Winter Street Bridge is closed as construction of a new bridge is underway. A detour will be in effect until November 2017. Please allow extra travel time in the area.