• City of Taunton Public Auction

    Thursday, May 18 - 7 City-owned properties on the auction block! More »

  • City of Taunton Household Hazardous Waste Day

    Saturday April 29, 2017 More »

  • Taunton Community Gardens

    Spaces available for the 2017 season!

  • Open Burning Season January 15 - April 30

    Obtain your permit online and follow the rules and regulations for open burning. Always call the Fire Department at 508-821-1446 to check conditions before burning. More »

  • Download Taunton's Mobile Street App!

    If you see an issue (like a pothole) you can send us a picture, or description, through See Click Fix, and we'll get it fixed and send you updates along the way. More »

Our new website homepage

Welcome to Our New Website! »

Please take a few moments to explore the new City of Taunton website.  With its many great features and easy-to-use...

Spring Water System Flushing »

The City of Taunton Water Division will begin its annual spring water system flushing on Monday April 24th.   During...

REMINDER: Yard Waste Collection Saturday 4/29 for Monday and Thursday Curbside Collection »

Taunton residents with curbside trash and recycle collection on Monday and Thursday have yard waste curbside collection...

Upcoming Events

April 28, 2017 - 9:00am
May 1, 2017 - 6:30pm to 9:00pm
May 2, 2017 - 12:00pm
May 2, 2017 - 5:30pm
May 2, 2017 - 7:00pm

There are a number of ongoing projects happening throughout the City. Many of the current improvements are critical to Taunton's aging infrastructure and are a sign of progression. The information on this page is meant to help residents and visitors carry out daily activities and avoid traffic during times of high construction and road work.  If you have any questions pertaining to the projects taking place, please call the Department of Public Works (DPW) at (508) 821-1431.  To report a public works issue, check out the City's See Click Fix Application.

COUNTY STREET DETOUR MAY 5, 6, & 7.  CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION. 

The following construction work will be occurring in Taunton for the week of 4/24/2017


Please caution the Department of Public Works pot-hole crew will be out at various locations weather permitting.
 


Paving/Sidewalks:
Kilton St – sidewalk replacement
Herbert St – sidewalk replacement
West Watr St. - curbing installation


Bridge Work:
Washington St. Bridge - Roadway reconstruction and traffice signal installation;

Sewer/Drain:
No work reported;
 
Water:
County St. (from Williams St. to Johnson St. - pavement cutting, installation of temp. bypass;
County St. (@ Hart St.) - excavated valve repair;
Weir St. (@ Galligan Ct.) - test pit;
 

TMLP:
County St. (@ Hart St.) - installation of new electric lines;
Williams St. (@ Hon. Gordon Owen Riverway) - removal of old utility poles;

Columbia Gas:
Broadway and Exeter St - Gas main replacement
Broadway (@ Taunton Green Downtown) - Gas main replacement (night work 7PM-4AM)
General Sherman - Gas main replacement
Porter St - Gas main replacement
 
Comcast:
No work reported;
 
Verizon:
No work reported;
 

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