Construction Alerts

Anticipated Schedule for January 18, 2020 - January 22, 2021

Construction schedules are weather permitting and are subject to change.
Thank you for your cooperation! 
Last Updated: 1/15/2021

Be our Sidewalk Hero

Snow is coming and we need your help! Kids (and kids at heart!) - become a Sidewalk Superhero. Help clear sidewalks after the storm so we can all continue to move around safely outdoors.

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 Eversource Reliability Project will continue along South St.   

Middlesex crews will be conducting manhole work at various location. 

Detours have been removed but expect slowed down traffic due to crews and police detail presence at work sites. 


Expect Detours, Please allow for extra travel time.  

The Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT) starts construction Monday, December 7, in Needham on Highland Avenue from Webster Street to Highland Circle at the Charles River as part of the Needham-Newton Corridor Project. The work includes constructing retaining walls, utility infrastructure, stormwater drainage, roadway widening, and sidewalk reconstruction.  Work will occur from 7:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., Monday through Friday. Two-way traffic and access to cross streets and driveways will be maintained at all times. Work is anticipated to progress through the winter until late summer/early fall 2021. For more information on the project and to sign up for advisories and notices, please visit the website at For questions or to report issues related to construction, please, law enforcement details, and advanced message boards will be in place to guide drivers through the work area.

To report an issue please go to 

For questions or concerns call Needham DPW at 781-455-7550 x0