Category: Public Works

Make the rain work FOR YOU!

As temperatures begin to rise, so does the concern for drought. With this in mind, it is imperative that we do all we can to reduce water usage. One great way to help conserve water is through the use of a rain barrel. A rain barrel is a large, plastic barrel with a spigot that … Continued

Storm Water and Fertilizer

With warm weather (hopefully) coming, here is something to think about as you begin to prep your lawn for summer: Apply lawn fertilizers according to the label. Never over-apply and never apply before rain showers. Runoff, potentially carrying the extra nutrients from lawn and garden fertilizers, drains through catch basins, which flow into streams and … Continued

Safety Tips Following A Winter Storm

After a Winter Storm Continue to monitor media for emergency information. Follow instructions from public safety officials. Call 9-1-1 to report emergencies, including downed power lines and gas leaks. Check with your local authorities or call 2-1-1 to find locations of warming centers or shelters near you or for other storm-related questions. In the event … Continued

National Grid Gas Main Replacement

There will be a gas main replacement at Helen Drive and 20-32 Robinson Road in Woburn from January 29th to February 23rd. Please expect delays in the surrounding areas during the project. Police will be on site but please use an alternate route when possible. If you have any questions about the project please call Matt Carmody, … Continued

Sewer Rehabilitation Project to Impact Traffic at Montvale Ave and Washington St. for 3-4 Weeks Starting Monday January 29, 2018

Weston and Sampson engineering will start phase one of a relining project Monday January 29 from 8 p.m. to 6 a.m., this project will run from  282 Montvale Avenue to the Route 93 Interchange. This phase will last about 2 weeks and is expected to impact traffic during that time, please seek alternate routes.