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Grace Street Utility Project Updates


1/25/21 - The contractor has moved equipment and materials on site.  Due to inclement weather, the start has been delayed until at least Wednesday 1/27/21 based upon weather.  Work will begin in the area of the North Church Street and Grace Street intersection.

1/27/21 - The Contractor will begin laying off the saw cutting of the roadway that will begin Friday January 29.  Digging in the roadway will begin Monday February 1 weather permitting.

1/29/21 - The section of Grace Street between Institute Street and North Church Street is now closed to through traffic.  The remainder of Grace Street is currently open.  The Contractor has started prepatory roadway cuts ahead of the start of digging early next week dependant upon weather.

2/1/21 - The Contractor has begun digging near the intersection of North Church Street and Grace Street to begin the sewer work.  Grace Street remains closed to through traffic from Institute to North Church.

2/4/21 - Work continues in the area of North Church Street.  New pictures added and the roadway remains closed from North Church to Institute.

2/8/21 - First sewer man hole set on Grace Street.

2/12/21 - Second sewer man hold is set.

2/15/21 - Work continues down Grace Street.

2/18/21 - Sewer man hole 5 is set and work is moving closer to Institiute Street.

2/26/21 - Sewer man hole 6 is set at the intersection of Grace and Institute.  Work has begun down Mason Street.

3/10/21 - Sewer work is completed on Grace Street and is moving down Mason Street.

3/12/21 - Main line sewer & SMH has been installed on N Mason north of Grace St intersection. We are now moving south of intersection on N Mason St. We hope to complete the “Main line Sewer” by end of next week, we will then have to start installing “Sewer Laterals” to the Town ROW in preparation to test the new system.

3/22/21 - Installation of sewer laterals continues along Grace Street.

4/13/21 - Installation of sewer mains and laterals is complete.  Crews are working to pave the sewer trenches this week.

4/14/21 - With the sewer line installation complete, work has begun to mark the path for the water line.

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