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Upcoming Events

October 15, 2018 (All day) to October 19, 2018 (All day)
October 15, 2018 (All day) to October 19, 2018 (All day)
October 15, 2018 - 6:30pm to 9:00pm
October 16, 2018 - 5:30pm
October 18, 2018 - 6:00pm
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 October 15, 2018:

Please note: Weather permitting, the City's contractor, Markings Inc. will be out at night at various locations, including Downtown Taunton Green for road striping.  Work is tentatively scheduled from 9P - 5A and will require detours of certain locations (especially Downtown).  There will be signage and Police details on site to aid traffic flow.
Broadway (from Leonard St. to Bay St.) - water trench pavement restoration;
Maple Ave - top paving;
Monadnock Ave - milling;

Shores St. (Clifford St. to Tremont St.) - milling;

Oak St. (Tremont St. to F. R. Martin Parkway) - sidewalk reconstructon;
Pleasant St. (Broadway to Washington St.) - sidewalk reconstruction;


No work scheduled;


Broadway @ Washington St. / St. Mary's Square - water main / valve work - Please note: this work is scheduled to be done at night 9P - 5A but will result in detours of the intersection during construction;
Couch St. - water services
Washington @ Jenny Lind St. - install tapping sleeve and valve work

No work reported;

Columbia Gas:
No work reported;

No work reported;

No work reported;


Please note: Rt. 44 (Winthrop St. @ North Walker St.) - Starting Monday, 10/1 Contractors will begin mobilizing for roadway improvements and construction will be begin on Tuesday 10/2.  Work will be conducted during the day 7A - 3P.  There may be occassional closures and detours of both Winthrop St. (Rt. 44) and North Walker St.;

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