Current DPW Projects



  • Contractor: Brox Industries
  • Project: Repair and re-surface curb-to-curb from Pleasant Street to Central Street. Repair and patch from Pleasant Street towards Rt 128. Adjust structured manhole covers, drainage etc.
  • Timeline: Start  June 13, 2017. Smooth surface for July 4th, milling and finish through July.
  • Information: Pine Street - Asphalt and electrical work continues through Friday July 21, 2017, Paving finish work through the week of July 24-28thThe road will be open to abutters only with police detail. No through traffic access. We recommend use of exits 15 or 17 to and from Rt 128.
  • Paving repairs throughout July/August: Ocean St, Tucks Point Rd, School St, Bridge St, intersection of Beach St & Summer St, intersection of Forest & Ancient County Way. Dates to follow

Jersey Lane:

  • Contractor: Brox Industries
  • Project: Repair and re-surface edge-to-edge on Jersey Lane.
  • Timeline: Starts week of July 17th for assessment and drainage work. 
  • Information: July 24th week, grading and surface asphalt and paving 1st coat. The road will be open to abutters only.

Valves & Hydrant Repair & Replacement

  • Contractor: Jones Contracting, Inc
  • Project: Repair & replace broken valves and hydrants throughout town. Phase I of III.
  • Timeline: Complete by September
  • Information: Information on next location to follow. Notice will be given to any affected parties for any water shut-offs.

Sewer Rehab Program

  • Contractor: RapidFlow
  • Project: Clean lines and repair sewer pipes and manholes. Continuing efforts to reduce infiltration and inflow (I & I) of stormwater and groundwater into sewer system
  • Timeline: Through fall 2017
  • Information: FRIDAY JULY 21, 2017 - 6pm-6am. Cleaning of the 10" sewer line on a small section of BEACH ST. There will be some lights & noise through the overnight. Affected parties will be notified for sewer disruption.

North Street:

  • Contractor: RapidFlow
  • Project: Replacement of Sewer Main
  • Timeline: Completion mid August
  • Information: The sewer line has to be replaced. Significant unexpected ledge encountered in the trench which has delayed progress. No utilities interruption. Road closed to through traffic, open to abutters with police detail. 

Lincoln Street Water Line

  • Contractor: Cardillo & Son, Inc
  • Project: Replacement of water line on Lincoln St from Vine St to Summer St
  • Timeline: Work to be complete by start of school.
  • Information: Lincoln St closed to through traffic, open to abutters only. 

Summer Street Water Line

  • Contractor: Cardillo & Son, Inc
  • Project: Water line repair
  • Timeline: FRIDAY JULY 21, 2017. Water Shut Off, 9 am - 4 pm. 
  • Information: A one day repair. ONLY residents that receive hand-delivered notices will be affected by the water shut-off. One-lane alternating traffic with police detail.

Pump Stations

  • Contractor: Weston & Sampson
  • Project: Replacement of sewer pumps and installation of back-up power at the pumping stations on Ashland Ave, Rockwood Heights, Pine St and Old Essex Rd
  • Timeline: Complete by September
  • Information: This work should not cause disruption to residents