MassDOT Advisory: Seekonk
Daytime and Overnight Corridor Improvements and Resurfacing Operations on Section of Route 44 (Taunton Avenue)
Daytime work will begin on Monday, June 7, and will take place daily, from Monday through Friday, during daytime hours from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Overnight work paving operations will begin in July, and will take place nightly, from Sunday through Thursday, during overnight hours from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. the following morning
All work is anticipated to continue through June 2022
SEEKONK - The Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT) is announcing that it will be conducting corridor improvements and resurfacing operations on a section of Route 44 (Taunton Avenue), from Peck Street to the Rehoboth town line, in Seekonk.
The work will begin on Monday, June 7, 2021, and is scheduled to continue through June 2022. The majority of the work will be corridor improvement operations which will take place daily, from Monday through Friday, during daytime hours from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
In July, milling and paving work will take place nightly, from Sunday through Thursday, during overnight hours from 9:00 p.m. to 5:00 a.m. the following morning.
The work primarily consists of construction of sidewalks, wheelchair ramps, new granite curb, drainage improvements, installation of new signs, berm replacement, milling and paving, and pavement markings.
Standard temporary traffic control measures will consist of lane restrictions, alternating one-way traffic, and approved detours, as needed. Construction signs, message boards, arrow boards, drums and police details will be utilized.