Welcome to the City of Taunton Department of Public Works &
Office of Mayor Thomas C. Hoye, Jr. Utility Work & Excavation Page!
WEEKLY UTILITY WORK UPDATE
Thank you for visiting this page. There are a number of ongoing projects happening throughout the city. Many of the current improvements are critcal to our city's aging infrastructure, and are a sign of progression. The information on this site is to help residents and visitors carry out their normal activities and avoid traffic during the "high construction" season.
To report a pothole, please call the DPW at (508) 821-1431. For more information on potholes or how to fill out a claim related to motor vehicle damage caused by a pothole please click here.
If you have any questions pertaining to the projects taking place, please call the Department of Public Works (DPW) at (508) 821-1431. If you have any questions referring to this site, please call the Mayor's Office at (508) 821-1000.
The following construction work will be occurring in Taunton for week ending Friday 10/24/14:
Howard St – excavated drain replacement
Broadway (Leonard St to Taunton Green) – test pit
Bay St (@ Jenny Lind St) – test pit
Winthrop St (near Earl St) – sewer service repair
Plain St – sewer pipe lining (no excavation)
E. Water St. – sewer pipe lining (no excavation)
Smith St – water main and services installation
Highland St – water main and services installation
Trescott St – installation of gas main
Church Green – installation of gas main
Washington St (@ Mill River Bridge) – installation of duct bank
The Washington St bridge over the Mill River (at Court St) will be reduced to one lane and may be closed for periods during the week.