CONSTRUCTION ACTIVITIES, DURATION, AND TRAFFIC IMPACTS:
Utility work will continue throughout the project along Lyman Avenue, Briggs Street, Sears Lane, and Flynn Avenue. Work will include the installation of new sewer lines, water lines, stormwater infrastructure, duct bank, and conduit.
Crews will continue installing the sewer line along Lyman Avenue working their way towards Home Avenue. Next week, sewer line installation will focus on Lyman Avenue and the section of Briggs Street between Lyman Avenue and Morse Place.
Crews will continue working on the duct bank, stormwater infrastructure, and utility sleeves for electrical, street lighting, and traffic control devices on Sears Lane between Kaigle’s Service Center and 40 Sears Lane. In addition, crews will be reconstructing Sears Lane.
Sears Lane will be reduced to one lane with alternating one-way traffic between Pine Street and Kaigle’s Service Center between the hours of 7:00 a.m. and 7:00 p.m. Sears Lane will be reopened to two lanes with two-way traffic between 7:00 p.m. and 7:00 a.m. Flaggers will be present to assist travelers through the work zone. Driveway access will be maintained.
Sears Lane will continue to be closed to thru traffic west of Kaigle’s Service Center. Emergency vehicle access will remain. The pedestrian crossing between Sears Lane and Harrison Avenue will remain open. Vehicle access to the HULA Lakeside Offsite Parking Lot (HULA parking lot) will now be from Lakeside Avenue only.
Starting Wednesday, September 28, crews will begin utility work on Flynn Avenue between Foster Street and the railroad tracks starting with the sewer line. Next week, this work will be focused between Foster Street and Briggs Street.
Construction of the stormwater detention pond to Englesby Brook will continue throughout the week. Crews will begin paving the new road between Sears Lane and Lakeside Avenue.