Streetscape Public Notice – October 16, 2019

Construction Update for Wednesday, October 16, 2019

No significant updates for Wednesday.

The contractor has been installing light pole bases, fine grading and preparing to start installing the concrete sidewalks.  Concrete for the new sidewalks is anticipated to begin on Friday, pending cooperative weather.

There may be brief closures of driveways as some of the driveway aprons need to be rebuilt to ADA standards but the contractor will work to ensure access is restored as quickly as possible. If any business or property owners have trouble accessing their buildings, please let us know so we can do whatever we can to address your concerns.

Colin Dinsmore, PE
HEB Engineers, Inc

Streetscape Public Notice – October 3, 2019

Daily Construction Update for Thursday, October 3, 2019

No significant updates on construction this week. Demolition of the existing sidewalk and new curb construction continues between Elm Street and Portland Road. The contractor will keep working down the north side of the road.

The sewer construction has begun at the west end of Main Street (Main Hill).

There will be brief closures of driveways as the conduit trench crosses each driveway but the contractor will work to ensure access is restored as quickly as possible. If any business or property owners have trouble accessing their buildings, please let us know so we can do whatever we can to address your concerns.

Colin Dinsmore, PE
HEB Engineers, Inc

Streetscape Public Notice – September 30, 2019

Construction Update for Monday, September 30, 2019

Sidewalk and curbing construction continues between Elm Street and Gibbs. Most of the areas that have been disturbed for curbing and storm drainage construction have been cleaned up and paved. The contractor will likely keep working down the north side of the road.

The sewer construction has begun at the west end of Main Street (Main Hill).

There will be brief closures of driveways as the conduit trench crosses each driveway but the contractor will work to ensure access is restored as quickly as possible. If any business or property owners have trouble accessing their buildings, please let us know so we can do whatever we can to address your concerns.

Colin Dinsmore, PE
HEB Engineers, Inc

Streetscape Public Notice – September 26, 2019

Daily Construction Update for Thursday, September 26, 2019

Thursday September 26th, the contractor for the sewer construction project began to mobilize and repair some water service shut-off valves. Sewer construction is expected to ramp up in the next week or two. Updates for the sewer construction will be sent out separate from the Streetscape notices.

Sidewalk and curbing construction continues between Highland Street and Elm Street. Some additional paving is planned for Friday (9/27) in select areas where the pavement has been removed to install curbing and street light conduits.

Light pole bases should be installed towards the end of this week or early next week. The contractor is waiting on the arrival of some additional street light infrastructure components and as soon as those arrive they can begin pouring concrete for the sidewalks.

There will be brief closures of driveways as the conduit trench crosses each driveway but the contractor will work to ensure access is restored as quickly as possible.

Colin Dinsmore, PE
HEB Engineers, Inc

Streetscape Public Notice – September 25, 2019

Daily Construction Update for Wednesday, September 25, 2019

No significant changes in construction schedule since the past few updates.

Sidewalk and curbing construction continues between Highland Street and Elm Street. Some additional paving is planned for Friday (9/27) in select areas where the pavement has been removed to install curbing and street light conduits.

Light pole bases should be installed towards the end of this week or early next week. The contractor is waiting on the arrival of some additional street light infrastructure components and as soon as those arrive they can begin pouring concrete for the sidewalks.

There will be brief closures of driveways as the conduit trench crosses each driveway but the contractor will work to ensure access is restored as quickly as possible.

Colin Dinsmore, PE
HEB Engineers, Inc

Streetscape Public Notice – September 24, 2019

Daily Construction Update for Tuesday, September 24, 2019

Sidewalk and curbing construction continues between Highland Street and Elm Street. The contractor has decided to continue with the sidewalk reconstruction on the north side of the road all the way down to Elm Street because several sections of the existing sidewalk have been dug up for the drainage installation. We would like to get those sections completed with the new sidewalk as soon as possible.

Light pole bases should be installed towards the end of this week or early next week. The contractor is waiting on the arrival of some additional street light infrastructure components and as soon as those arrive they can begin pouring concrete for the sidewalks.

There will be brief closures of driveways as the conduit trench crosses each driveway but the contractor will work to ensure access is restored as quickly as possible.

Colin Dinsmore, PE
HEB Engineers, Inc

Streetscape Public Notice – September 19, 2019

Daily Construction Update for Thursday, September 19, 2019

Construction continues on the sidewalk and curb replacement between the intersection with Highland Street and the Stevens Brook bridge. Some new curbing has been installed as well as more street light conduits as they continue to work east towards the bridge.

There will be brief closures of driveways as the conduit trench crosses each driveway but the contractor will work to ensure access is restored as quickly as possible.

Colin Dinsmore, PE
HEB Engineers, Inc

Streetscape Public Notice – September 18, 2019

Daily Construction Update for Wednesday, September 18, 2019

Construction continues on the sidewalk and curb replacement between the intersection with Highland Street and the Stevens Brook bridge. Some new curbing has been installed as well as more street light conduits as they continue to work east towards the bridge.

There will be brief closures of driveways as the conduit trench crosses each driveway but the contractor will work to ensure access is restored as quickly as possible.

Colin Dinsmore, PE
HEB Engineers, Inc

Streetscape Public Notice – September 17, 2019

Daily Construction Update for Tuesday, September 17, 2019

Today, Tuesday, September 17th, construction crews began work on the sidewalk and curb replacement beginning at the intersection with Highland Street and working their way east. They were able to remove sidewalks all the way down to Bacon Street and began installing the conduit that will eventually power the new street lights.

Tomorrow (Wednesday) they will continue with removing the existing sidewalks, select curbing and installing more conduits as they continue to work east towards the Stevens Brook bridge. There will be brief closures of driveways as the conduit trench crosses each driveway but the contractor will work to ensure access is restored as quickly as possible.

Colin Dinsmore, PE
HEB Engineers, Inc

Streetscape Public Notice – September 16, 2019

Daily Construction Update for Monday, September 16, 2019

On Monday, construction crews continued installing drainage on the west side of BHOP and paved additional trenches that were excavated for installation of the drainage.

Starting, today, Tuesday, September 17, 2019, construction crews will begin installing new curbing and sidewalks beginning at the intersection with Highland Street and working their way east.

Colin Dinsmore, PE
HEB Engineers, Inc