2020 Current Paving Projects
Cabot Street (Pond Street – Abbott Street) – Complete Street Restoration
Dodge St (Morningside to Laurel) – Sidewalks and Road Resurfacing
Parsons Dr (All) – Drainage Improvements/Sidewalks/Road Resurfacing
Smithson Dr (All) – Drainage Improvements/Sidewalks/Road Resurfacing
Crack sealing – Various Streets in 2019 – COMPLETED
It is important to note that there is No Exact Schedule or Timeline. During sidewalk construction, it is possible that trees may need to be replaced. Please check this website frequently for Paving Related Updates (below). Follow us on Twitter @BeverlyEngineer
PAVING RELATED UPDATES
Cabot St – The sidewalk contractor is expected to be back by the latest Monday April 6th. City crews will be out this week to start electrical work for the new street lights. The sidewalk contractor will begin work at Pond Street and work a corridor up to Federal Street. Link to project website here.
Smithson Dr/Parsons Dr – The sidewalk contractor will finish installing berm, sidewalks and handicap ramps in April. Work may begin during the end of the week of April 6th. Final pavement will be scheduled after the completion of all the sidewalk work.
Dodge St – The sidewalk contractor has to finish loaming and seeding and punch list items. The contractor is scheduled to begin work on Monday April 6th.
**During paving operations it is critical to the success of the project that all vehicles are off the road by 7:00am or they will be towed. Police details, City of Beverly personnel, and the Contractor Crew will be able to assist you during this process.**
***Important Information for those Residents affected by the Street Paving Projects***
Upon completion of the paving projects, the newly paved streets will not be permitted to be dug/opened for FIVE years (IF approved by the Engineering Department). Therefore, if there is any pending underground utility work to be performed it must be completed prior to completion of the paving project.
Examples of Underground Utility work are but not limited to:
- Sewer (chronic issues should be addressed at this time and should be brought to the attention of the Engineering Department 978.605.2358)
- Water (volume, pressure, and quality issues should be brought to the attention of the Water Department at this time 978.921.6057)
- Natural Gas: In the event you do not have natural gas service and are interested in changing to natural gas, we would suggest that you contact National Grid (1-800-233-5325) to schedule your service at this time. Please notify the Engineering Department if you need assistance you with expediting your request (978.605.2358).
- Sump Pump: If you have a sump pump it may be possible to connect to the City’s drainage infrastructure. Call the Engineering Department if you need assistance with this matter (978.605.2358).
The Engineering Department is available to assist you with any questions or concerns you have. We will also be updating this important project with information that can be found on this link as it becomes available.