FRAMINGHAM CONSTRUCTION TRAFFIC ALERT FOR THE WEEK OF MAY 1-5, 2017 (Construction schedules are weather permitting.)
ANNUAL ROADWAY PROGRAM: Expect minimum to moderate traffic delays as highway crews adjust castings and prepare driveway aprons, which will affect Belknap Rd, Blackberry Ln, and the surrounding areas.
CONCORD STREET: Eversource will be performing gas main work between Aberdeen Rd and Gorman Rd. 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.
GRIFFIN ROAD: Minimal traffic impacts, as the Contractor will be paving the sidewalk on Griffin Rd. A detail officer will be onsite.
DUDLEY ROAD: Minimal traffic impacts are expected between 7:00am and 5:00pm, Monday-Friday, as crews begin to mobilize on the Dudley Road Multi-Use Recreation Path Project.
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.
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 minimal delays along Waverly St, as crews will be surveying and performing Dig Safe work in preparation of future roadway improvements.
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 late 2017. Please allow extra travel time in the area.