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Posted on: March 23, 2022

[ARCHIVED] Paving Season 2022

The 2022 paving season is underway. Please view our street listings, the most recent, updated on July 12th, and follow along on our interactive map to stay updated as the project progresses. Additional streets may be added to the street listing and map at a later date so please check back for updates.

Paving Map 2022

Street Listing - Posted July 12, 2022

Gas Restoration Street Listing - Posted March 23, 2022

Daily construction will begin at 7:00 am and could go as late as 7:00 pm, depending on the type of work being done. Please be advised that there will be full and partial road closures to facilitate this work. Please take notice of detour signs and police details. Emergency vehicles will be able to pass through during construction. 

If you have any questions concerning this project, please contact the Highway Division at 978-623-8800 or email dpw-highway@andoverma.gov.

Recent Notices

Hidden Road/Gardner Avenue Detour August 22nd:
On Monday, August 22nd, final paving operations will be conducted on Hidden Road and Gardner Avenue starting at approximately 7:00 AM. The nature of the work will necessitate the closure of Hidden Road while work is progressing (see detour map).  The motoring public should expect delays as the work proceeds. Message boards will be placed on Main Street to inform motorists of the upcoming work. Emergency vehicles will be allowed through the work area. 

Red Spring Road/Moraine Street Detour August 22nd:
On Monday, August 22nd, final paving operations will be conducted on Moraine Street and Red Spring Road starting at approximately 7:00 AM. The nature of the work will necessitate the closure of Red Spring Road and Moraine Street (see detour map). The detour will send traffic through Central Street, onto Main Street, and then onto Lowell Street. Truck traffic will be detoured through Argilla Road. The motoring public should expect delays as the work proceeds. Traffic details will be present for the duration of this work.

Central Street Detour August 19th:
On Friday, August 19th, final paving operations will be conducted on Central Street (Main Street to School Street) starting at 5:00 AM. The nature of the work will necessitate the closure of Central Street while work is progressing (see detour map). The motoring public should expect delays as the work proceeds. Message boards will be placed on Main Street and Central Street to inform motorists of the upcoming work. Emergency vehicles will be allowed through the work area. Please refer to the Traffic Management Plan below for further details. Businesses should expect delays accessing the parking lots on Central Street.

Shawsheen Road Detour Starting June 20th:
Beginning Monday, June 20th, the eastbound lane of Shawsheen Road will be closed for sidewalk construction. Traffic will be detoured through the school grounds (see map). This detour will be in place periodically until approximately September 1st. Please follow posted signage. Emergency vehicles will not be prevented from responding to calls. 

For student drop-off at West Middle School during road closures on Shawsheen Road, please follow the detour (see map) and review the instructions below. 

Directions for student drop-off and pick-up for summer programs at WMS: 
Parents will have to use the AHS driveway, to Moraine St and a left back up to Shawsheen road. Take a left onto Shawsheen road and then a left into the WMS entrance. Leaving the ½ circle in front of WMS, all cars MUST take a left onto Shawsheen road.

The West Middle School parking lot is closed to traffic from the high school driveway. The contractor is using half of the lot for equipment and materials. DO NOT drop off children in this area.

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