Paving Work Anticipated During the Week of August 30

The Town’s paving contractor plans to trim and adjust driveways in the below list of streets as part of the Full-depth reclamation process.

This work will be conducted on Monday, August 30, and Tuesday, August 31.  On Wednesday, September 1, the same list of streets will have a finished paving course applied.

  • Sunset Road,
  • Alaska Avenue,
  • Oregon Avenue,
  • Orchard Road,
  • Hill Road and
  • Franklin Road

Traffic will be managed by the police on-site; please anticipate delays and plan your trips on these roads accordingly. Vehicle access in and out of properties will be maintained but may be restricted for short periods. Emergency vehicles and vehicles for Town services (trash collection, etc.) will always have access at all times. Work hours will be 7 AM to 4 PM. Please drive carefully and adhere to traffic rules and signages in construction zones. Police will be present during this work but some delays and lane closures can be expected, temporary detours will be marked and signage setup for vehicular traffic.

Please note that the above dates and weeks are based on estimations and expected good weather. Delays to the schedule could occur based on several factors. Please subscribe to E-Alerts (https://www.bedfordma.gov/subscribe) to receive Department of Public Works emails and notifications for current and future work.

Thank you for your patience.  Please contact the Department of Public Works at (781) 275-7605 if you have any questions or need additional information. We will be posting updates on the DPW News and Announcements and the Homepage as we receive them.


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1 Comment

  1. I haven’t seen any crosswalks painted on newly paved roads. Those are essential, and I hope they can be done soon. Thanks.

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