Raw water transmission mains will be installed along North Street (Boardman Lane to Ipswich Road), Ipswich Road (North Street to Averill Street), Averill Street, Perkins Row (Stone Bridge to Meetinghouse Lane), Meetinghouse Lane and Howlett Street (Meetinghouse Lane to Route 1) as part of the water treatment plant project.
November 27th Update: The directional drilling crew will be working on Howlett Street, starting the 29th. Howlett Street will be closed from Route 1 to Meetinghouse Lane during work hours. Installation of main underneath Route 1 at Averill Street is scheduled for the nights of the 28th and 29th. Southbound traffic will be detoured down Ipswich Road from 9 PM to 5 AM.
October 25th Update: The crew has completed the installation of pipe in most of the roads. The only remaining installation work involves directional drilling and is at least a week away at this point. Driling will be done on Route 1 near Averill Street, on Perkins Row near the Perkins Row Station and on Howlett Street between Meetinghouse Lane and Route 1.
October 23rd Update: The crew will insall a finished water connection on Howlett Street today. Howlett Street (Route 1 to Meetinghouse) will be closed to through traffic this morning.