Author Archives: Shama McCormack

Week of 12/25/17 and 1/1/17

No work for Christmas Day and New Year’s Day. The contractor will have light cleanup for the next couple of weeks. Utility work to move wires from the old poles to the new poles is tentatively scheduled depending on weather. Red Technologies will resume regular construction activities when the weather breaks. Little to no impacts on traffic.

Week of 12/11/17 (work hours 7:00am – 3:30pm)

Monday thru Friday
• Eversource is scheduled to be onsite moving overhead wires to the new poles.
• The Contractor will continue construction of the retaining wall at the Pocket Park (in front of Teleflex).

Monday & Tuesday
• Warning Lights will be on site installing street signs throughout project.

Tuesday Night (possible)
• Safety Markings will be on site line stripping the parking lots at Bidwell Tavern, Bidwell Spirit Shoppe, Rusty Relic and behind Italien Bistro/Phoenix Chinese.

Expect minimum lanes closures throughout the project area during working hours.

Week of 11/27/17 (work hours 7:00am – 3:30pm)

Monday thru Friday
• The contractor will be installing the stamped concrete and completing minor punch list work throughout the project area.
• Eversource is scheduled to be on site moving overhead wires to the new poles.
• The contractor will begin preparing the area for the retaining wall at the Pocket Park (in front of Teleflex).
• Expect minimum lanes closures throughout the project area during working hours.

Week of 11/20/17 (work hours 7:00am – 3:30pm)

Monday thru Wednesday
• The contractor will be installing the stamped concrete and completing minor punch list work throughout the project area.
• Eversource is scheduled to be onsite moving overhead wires to the new poles.
• NO WORK THURSDAY AND FRIDAY. HAPPY THANKSGIVING!
• Expect minimum lanes closures throughout the project area during working hours.

Week of 11/13/17 (work hours 7:00am – 3:30pm)

Monday thru Friday
The contractor will continue with installing decorative crosswalks in the intersection of Route 31 and Route 275, Monument Hill Rd, and the parking lot of Coventry Corners.
The contractor will be installing the stamped concrete throughout the project area.
The contractor will be cleaning catch basins throughout the project area.
Expect minimum lanes closures throughout the project area during working hours.

Week of 10/23/17 (work hours 6:30am – 3:30pm)

Monday thru Friday
• Stamped concrete between sidewalk and granite curb from Bidwell Spirit Shoppe to Rte. 275
• Preparing parking lots /driveways at 1284 & 1276 Main St., Teleflex Building, and old firehouse building for asphalt paving. Paving is scheduled for Monday Oct. 30th.
• Landscaping throughout project may start on Thursday.
• Minimal lane closures this week.

Week of 10/16/17 (work hours 6:30am – 3:30pm)

Monday thru Friday

  • Placing topsoil throughout the project area.
  • Installing decorative light poles and pulling cable on the SB side of Main Street
  • Placing concrete for the remainder of the sidewalk
  • Reconstructing the parking lot between “Meet Me On Main” and the Teleflex Building
  • Minimal lane closures this week

Week of 10/09/17 (work hours 7:00am – 3:30pm)

Monday thru Friday

The contractor will continue with installing concrete sidewalks through the rock cut area and near 1265 Main St where the precast channel walls are.

The contractor will be working on installing the cover for the existing culvert at 1265 Main St and installing the remaining electrical/communication conduits in this area.

The contractor will begin installing topsoil in various locations throughout the project area.

Expect alternating traffic throughout the project area during working hours.

Week of 10/02/17 (work hours 7:00am – 3:30pm)

Monday thru Friday

PAVING THAT WAS NOT COMPLETED LAST WEEK IS SCHEDULED TO RESUME MONDAY OCTOBER 2nd. THE CONTRACTOR WILL BEGIN ON THE MILLED SURFACE AT THE INTERSECTION OF RTE 31 AND RTE 275. THIS WORK IS WEATHER DEPENDENT.

EXPECT HEAVY DELAYS DUE TO ALTERNATING TRAFFIC DUE TO PAVING, PLEASE FIND ALTERNATE ROUTES IF POSSIBLE.

The contractor will continue with concrete sidewalk through the rock cut area.

The contractor will continue with the water and sewer service for the Town Building at Shoddy Mills.

Week of 09/25/17 (work hours 6:30am – 5:30pm)

Monday thru Friday

Contractor will be raising all structures to final grade through the project area.

The precast channel in front #1265 Main St. and The Bidwell Tavern parking lot is scheduled to be stained on Tuesday September 26th.

PAVING IS SCHEDULED TO START ON WEDNESDAY SEPTEMBER 27th. THE CONTRACTOR WILL BEGIN ON THE GRAVEL SECTION OF THE NEW ROADWAY AND CONTINUE TO PAVE THROUGH FRIDAY. THIS WORK IS WEATHER DEPENDENT.

EXPECT HEAVY DELAYS DUE TO ALTERNATING TRAFFIC DUE TO PAVING, PLEASE FIND ALTERNATE ROUTES IF POSSIBLE.

MONUMENT HILL ROAD WILL CONTINUE TO BE CLOSED AT THE INTERSECTION OF MAIN ST. (RTE 31) NO THRU TRAFFIC. THIS ROADWAY IS EXPECTED TO BE OPENED BY FRIDAY SEPTEMBER 29th.