Roadwork Schedule

The City of New Bedford has roadwork sites for this upcoming week of
February 19th, 2018 – February 23rd, 2018 and they are as follows:

The City of New Bedford – Department of Public Infrastructure



  • Eversource will be replacing the gas main on the following locations:
  • Purchase St. from at Wing St.
  • State St. at Willis St.
  • Homer St. at Parker St.
  • Austin St. at Cedar St.

Union Street:

No work on Monday, February 19, 2018 in observance of President’s Day.

  • Beginning Tuesday, February 20, 2018, the contractor will be installing the new sewer main along Union St between Acushnet Ave and Purchase St.
  • Union St. between Acushnet Ave and Pleasant St. may be closed to traffic or reduced to one lane during working hours.
  • All businesses will remain open and accessible. The scheduled work hours are 7:00 AM to 4:30 PM, Monday to Friday. Traffic signage will be posted and police detail officers will be on-site to assist with traffic management.
  • The contractor will also complete drain and sewer piping in the Purchase St. and Acushnet Ave. intersections.

Lead Service Replacement Project:

  • There is no road work scheduled for next week

City of New Bedford:

  • Department of Public Infrastructure will be filling potholes on a continuous base throughout the city.