Category: Public Works

Woburn CIP Sewer Improvements

Contractors for the city of Woburn will begin CIP sewer improvement work around the city starting in June. Work will include sewer main re-lining, root treatments, TV inspections, cleaning, and some excavation repairs. Below is the current schedule and locations. Work Scheduled National Water Main Cleaning Co. (NWMCC) is scheduled to continue grouting reinstated service … Continued

City of Woburn 2022 Paving Projects

Contractors for the city of Woburn will begin our 2022 paving projects.  D & R Contracting will begin milling operations on Monday morning followed by structures and then repaving. Contractors for the city are currently working on raising structures and hope to begin repaving streets this Tuesday 8/16/2022. There will be Woburn Police officers and … Continued


Eversource pilots will be using aerial drones to record photos/video of our infrastructure along a small portion of our right-of-way in Woburn on Tuesday, Wednesday 7/26, 7/27Drone Fact Sheet[56074]. Our work will occur in the ROW near the Woburn Substation on Lake Avenue.   Eversource regularly uses drones for routine infrastructure inspections and more urgent inspections as … Continued

The Problem with Pet Waste

Do Your “Doody” for Clean Water: Scoop the Poop! Getting outside with your four-footed best friend is great for them and you, but please remember to clean up after them! You hate stepping in it. And fish hate swimming in it. Always pick up after your pet to prevent harmful bacteria from ending up in … Continued

Montvale Ave Widening

Contractors for MASS DOT will begin milling Montvale Ave Sunday Night 8/7/2022 they expect the milling to take to nights 8/7/2022-8/8/2022 Milling will be followed by structure adjustments which is expected to be completed in 2-3 weeks Final paving is expected to begin August 22 Some work in this area may be part of the … Continued

Massachusetts Alert! Level 3-Critical Drought

The Massachusetts Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs has declared a Level 3 – Critical Drought in the Northeast and Central Regions of the Commonwealth, which includes the City of Woburn. With over five months of below normal rainfall, drought has set in all across the state, and intensified in some regions.  Streamflow is … Continued

Massachusetts Drought Alert!

The Massachusetts Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs has declared a Level 2-Significant Drought in the Northeast and Southeast Regions of the Commonwealth, which includes Woburn. The current drought status is due to over three months of below normal rainfall.  The last declared drought was from January-August of 2021.  As drought conditions worsen and … Continued

Eversource Power Transmission Line Vegetation Work

        Eversource will be performing vegetation management work along our electric power corridors (rights of way) within Woburn in 2022.  Eversource  performs Vegetation Management activities to support the safe, reliable delivery of electricity along the transmission grid including the ability to access equipment at all times.  Vegetation contact with electric facilities may … Continued

Tennessee Gas Pipeline Anomaly Remediation Dix Rd Area

Contractors for Kinder Morgan will begin anomaly inspection excavations on Dix road and Dix road Ext in May. These inspection excavations are expected to take 4-6 weeks . TO: City of Woburn   From approximately May 2, 2022, through the first week of June 2022, Tennessee Gas Pipeline Company, L.L.C. (TGP) and its contractors will be performing pipeline … Continued

EVERSOURCE Transmission Line Work Horn Pond

  As part of our effort to deliver reliable energy to our customers and communities, Eversource will soon be conducting maintenance work in its right of way (power line corridor) in Burlington and Woburn. This maintenance work includes replacing wooden transmission structures with steel structures. Maintaining the infrastructure that supports electric lines is one of … Continued