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 11/28/14:
Installation of water services on Grove Street.
Installation of water services on Columbus Boulevard.
Relocation of water main on Washington St @ Morton Hospital. Note that this work will be done at night, but will likely result in Washington St being detoured at Morton Hospital.
Tremont St – excavated replacement of gas main
Church Green – excavated installation of Gas Main (Night Work)
Washington St – excavated gas main installation at MassDOT bridge project (Near Court St)
Washington St – excavated repair at Avon St
Dean St (Rte 44) – Sunday 11/23 -Tuesday 11/25 – installation of new pavement near Arlington St. This work will be done at night (8pm to 5am)
John St – grading and installation of pavement
Washington St (Broadway to Avon St) – milling and pavement installation
High St (Weir St to Winthrop St) – milling and pavement installation
Cherry St (Winter St to Washington St) – milling and pavement installation
Fern St (Broadway to Washington St) – milling and pavement installation