Studies & Reports:
Preliminary Evaluation of Source Separated Organics (CDM) Report
Shade Street Pavement Marking and Signing Plan
Digsafe (Utility Markouts):
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2013 Engineering Construction Projects
Major current projects:
*While every effort is made to keep this website up to date, changes occur dynamically
and website updates cannot keep up with moment to moment conditions. This applies to detours which are set daily in the field by Town personnel in conjunction with the Lexington Police Department*
**There will be a public meeting to discuss the Lexington Center Streetscape Improvement tomorrow night. (Thursday, December 5th) It will take place a Saint Brigid's, 2001 Mass Ave at 6pm.**
Hanscom AFB conduit installation (updated 11-28-13) Crews are done with this week for the season. They will be returning in the spring to complete finish work including landscaping and repaving trenches as necessary. Work under this project included conduit installation along Marrett Road – state road (from Spring Street to Mass Ave), Mass Ave (from Marrett Road to Wood Street), Wood Street (from Mass Ave to Hartwell Ave) and Hartwell Ave (from Wood Street to the base). This work was not part of a town contract and was installed privately. All disturbed areas, including sidewalks, will be properly restored. Please see map below for location of work, and the preliminary schedule below.
Estabrook School/Robinson Road Project (posted 11-4-12) The Town is in preliminary stages of redesign of Robinson Road and design of a new Estabrook School. Current conceptual plans for the new road layout and school entrance are linked below. Please contact John Livsey with any questions.
Spring and Concord Intersection Improvements Contract #13-62 (posted 11-28-13)
Project Includes a new traffic signal, curbing, sidewalks, and pavement markings. Work is done for the season and will continue in the spring.
Concord Ave Sidewalk Study -(posted 7-8-13) The Town of Lexington Engineering Division is studying the possibility of installing a sidewalk along Concord Avenue from Waltham Street to Spring Street. Concord Avenue is a town roadway with a portion in the state right of way. The corridor has been surveyed and evaluated. Design is underway; current plans are available for viewing at Samuel Hadley Public service building, 201 Bedford Street. See below for link to a preliminary design plan. Please contact Dave Cannon in Engineering for more information.
Mass Ave 3 Intersection Project - (updated 2/21/13)
A second public hearing was held on Feb 6th and the following was presented. See Presentation (4.37MB)
The Town of Lexington seeks to improve pedestrian, bicycle and vehicular traffic safety as well as improve traffic operations along a section of Massachusetts Avenue in Lexington. The project area is approximately 3,500 feet long and extends from Pleasant Street to Marrett Road.
Based on our public workshop which was held on November 8th the town is preceding with further development of a traffic signal at Maple Street/Mass Ave and Marrett road/Mass Ave locations.
Additional the town is also developing and analyzing both a signalized and roundabout alternatives at the intersection of Pleasant Street and Massachusetts Ave.