For the week of May 9, Streetscape contractor Maxymillian will continue conduit work between Bradford and Linden streets. Construction work will start at 7 a.m.
Excavation work will begin early in the week between Linden Street and Rite Aid (501 North St.). Pedestrian traffic will be guided along the storefronts utilizing a construction guardrail safety system and gravel sidewalks. Parking and vehicle traffic may be affected by this work. Southbound traffic will be limited to one lane during the day.
A second crew from Maxymillian will continue fine grading sidewalks from Hotel on North to Linden Street in order for the sidewalk subcontractor to install new sidewalks.
A third Maxymillian crew will continue prepping the brick accent strips for the sidewalk subcontractor from Columbus Avenue to Bradford Street. This additional crew will also begin work on installing conduits and the new lighting load center in the sidewalk in front of the YMCA.
The curbing and sidewalk subcontractor, Varandas Construction, will continue working on installing new sidewalks between Hotel on North and Bradford Street. New curbing will begin to be installed between Bradford Street to Linden Street. Late in the week new sidewalks might begin to be installed from Bradford to Linden streets. Brick accent strips will begin being installed from Columbus Avenue to Union Street. Parking and pedestrian traffic may be disrupted by this work but access to storefronts will be maintained.
Berkshire Gas and JS Rae will continue installing a new gas main on the east side of North Street from Carson Place working south in the northbound lanes. Vehicular traffic will be down to one lane on the northbound side in this area.
Vehicular traffic will be guided with signs, cones, and drums allowing traffic to travel safely in the downtown area.