On Tuesday, April 16 and Wednesday, April 17 (7AM - 3PM), Lexington Road and Manning Road within the project limits will be reclaimed in anticipation of the paving for the Phase 1 Widening. Vehicles will be required to temporarily drive on a gravel surface.
On Monday night April 22 through Friday night April 26, the Contractor is planning NIGHT WORK to pave for the Phase I Widening between 7PM and 6AM. Work will occur within the project limits on Lexington Road, Manning Road, and on Middlesex Turnpike itself between Lexington Road and Manning Road. Residents will be able to access their properties, but other traffic will have limited access. Detours and lane shifts will be in place. If necessary, work will be completed on Saturday, April 27 between 7AM and 3PM.
Current activity in Billerica includes: (March 8 Update)
- Water hydrant relocations.
- Installation of Mechanically Stabilized Slope between Lexington Road and Manning Road.
- Excavate and grade Stormwater Basin K north of Manning Road.
- Installation of drainage north of Manning Road.
Stay up to date on the progress of the Middlesex Turnpike Project by checking out our project page link below. We have included a 3-week look ahead schedule, an overall schedule by stages,and a copy of the project plans. The 3-week look ahead schedule will be updated regularly.
If you have any questions, telephone the Engineering Division at 978-671-1300 or contact us below.