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Hopewell Pool

Hopewell Pool Ribbon-Cutting Postponed to Friday, August 6, 2021, 1:00pm »

Due to the impending rain forecast for today, August 4, 2021, the Hopewell Pool Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony has been...

HHW Day

Household Hazardous Waste Day: August 28, 2021 »

CITY OF TAUNTON HOUSEHOLD HAZARDOUS WASTE DAYDate: Saturday, August 28, 2021Time: 9:00AM - NoonPlace: ...

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Effective July 30, 2021: The Department of Public Health has issued a new mask advisory in light of the Centers for...

The following construction work will be occurring in Taunton for Monday 5/21/18:

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. 

The following construction work will be occurring in Taunton the week of August 2, 2021.

Please use caution as the Department of Public Works will be patching potholes when weather allows.

Paving/Sidewalks:
Paving:
No work scheduled;

 
Sidewalks:
County St. (Ingell St. bridge - approx. 585 County St.) - sidewalk reconstruction;

 
Sewer/Drain:

No work scheduled;

Water:
No work scheduled; 


TMLP:
No work reported;

Columbia Gas:
Shores St. (Tremont - Clifford St.) - install gas main;

Comcast:
No work reported;

Verizon:
No work reported;

MA DOT/ State Jurisdiction:

Rt. 138 (Broadway from Leonard St. - Purchase St.) - MA DOT Contractors will resume Phase 1 of the SMMPO TIP Project consisting of full depth reconstruction; traffic signal upgrades at the intersections of Washington Street and Purchase Street; 11-foot travel lane and minimum 5-foot bicycle lane in both directions; new cement concrete sidewalk along the corridor; new wheelchair ramps with detectable warning panels; crosswalks across all intersecting side streets; improvements to the existing drainage system; and new pavement markings and signs. Bicycle accommodations consisting of bicycle lanes and buffered bicycle lanes are provided in accordance with applicable design guides.

Rt. 44 (Winthrop St. side) - Starting at the end of March 2021, MA DOT will be resurfacing Rt. 44 from the intersection at Warner Blvd. to the Dighton Town Line.  Work will be conducted during the day 9A-3P and 9P-5A on weekend.  There will be signage and police details on site;

 

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