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Anticipated Schedule for July 12 - July 19, 2019

Construction schedules are weather permitting and are subject to change.
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Last Updated: 7/12/19

Kendrick Street Milling & Paving (from Third Ave to beyond Fourth Ave.)

Phase I - Grinding/Milling - Night work scheduled for July 8th at 7:30 PM
A Town hired contractor will begin milling Kendrick Street (from Third Ave. to beyond Fourth Ave.) in preparation for paving. Milling operations are scheduled to begin on Monday, June 8, 2019 at 7:30 PM. Please use caution when traveling through the area.

Phase II - Utility Casting Adjustments Utility casting adjustments are scheduled to start once the milling is completed. This work will take approximately one week to be completed. Casting adjustments will be made during the day.

Phase III - Final Paving - Night work scheduled for the week of July 15th starting at 7:30 PM
Final paving is tentatively scheduled for the week of July 15th. Roadway markings will be applied approximately two weeks after the paving is completed. 

Great Plain Ave, Chestnut St. & Highland Ave. Milling & Paving 

Great Plain Ave. (from Railroad tracks to Linden St.)
Chestnut Street (from School St. to Great Plain Ave.)
Highland Ave. (from Great Plain Ave. to May St.)

Phase I - Grinding/Milling - Night work scheduled for July 9th, 10th & 11th at 7:30 PM
A Town hired contractor will begin milling the above sections of roadway in preparation for paving. This work is anticipated to take two night to be completed. NO PARKING will be allowed during construction. Please use caution when traveling through the area.

Phase II - Utility Casting Adjustments Utility casting adjustments are scheduled to start once the milling is completed. This work will take approximately one week to be completed. Casting adjustments will be made during the day.

Phase III - Final Paving - Night work scheduled for the week of July 15th starting at 7:30 PM
Final paving is tentatively scheduled for the week of July 15th. Roadway markings will be applied approximately two weeks after the paving is completed. NO PARKING will be allowed during construction.

Central Avenue Milling & Paving (from Great Plain Ave. to Forest Street)

Paving is complete. Roadway markings to be applied in approximately two weeks. 

Roadway Repairs

Hoover Road, Donna Road, La Salle Road, Dartmouth Road
Manning Street (from High St. to Brookline St.)
Gould Street (from Central Ave. to Highland Ave.)
Grove Street (from Wellesley Town Line to Charles River St.)

The Highway Division will continue making road repairs in preparation for a rubber chip seal surface treatment application. Expect minor delays.

Rosemary Brook Debris Clean-up & Retaining Wall Maintenance 

A Town hired contractor will continue removing debris and making retaining wall repairs to Rosemary Brook. Residents located in the neighborhoods of Meadowbrook Road, Meredith Circle and Border Road may notice construction related traffic and minor noise interruptions. Any questions or concerns should be directed to Steve Nadeau, Needham Engineering Department at #781-455-7550 Ext. 319. 

Central Ave Sidewalk Rehabilitation (from West Street to Hunnewell Street)

A Town hired contractor will continue removing and replacing asphalt sidewalks and installing granite curbing on the eastbound side of Central Ave. Expect minor delays. 

Winding River Road Sewer Main & Pump Station Project

The contractor will begin paving the unpaved portion of the road and continue installing sewer main. Winding River Road will not be accessible from Charles River Street. Please access Winding River Road from Livingston Road in Wellesley.

Winding River Road will be open to RESIDENTS ONLY, expect delays.

MBTA Tree Trimming and Clearing along the Right-of-Way 

An MBTA hired contractor will continue to trim and clear trees along their right-of-way in Needham. See attached notice (PDF) from the MBTA that has been sent to abutters. Any questions about this project should be directed to the MBTA Customer Service line at 617-222-3200.