Roadwork Schedule

The City of New Bedford has roadwork sites for this upcoming week of
December 11, 2017 – December 15, 2017 and they are as follows:

The City of New Bedford – Department of Public Infrastructure

Acushnet Ave & Wamsutta St Railroad Bridge:

  • Contractor will be working on miscellaneous items throughout the project.


  • Eversource will be replacing the gas main on the following locations:
  • Bay St from Borden St to Cottage St
  • Arnold Place
  • Tallman St between Brook St to Acushnet Ave
  • Purchase St. between Bedford St to Grinnell St
  • James St between Union St to Court St
  • State St between Willis St to Hillman St
  • Osbourne St between Bolton St to Dartmouth Town line

Union Street:

  • There will be no road work next week. The utility replacement work will be suspended during the holidays. Work will resume in January (weather dependent).

Lead Service Replacement Project:

  • The Contractor will continue to replace lead water service connections in the north end of the city along Acushnet Ave.


  • Contractor will be working on paving miscellaneous areas within the city.
  • Contractor will be working on Route 18 South of Walnut St to Cove Road on road reconstruction.
  • Contractor will resume work on Coggeshall St from Purchase to Mitchell St starting in Spring 2018
  • Contractor will continue road reconstruction on Acushnet Ave between Madison St and Russell St
  • Contractor will be working on Cove Walk entrance ramps.
  • City of New Bedford will be working at Dog Park on Greenwood St and Hathaway Blvd.
  • City of New Bedford will be working on Shawmut Avenue from City Pump Station to Nash Rd, installing force main.