5/10/2023 - Construction Alert: Eastern States Parkway and Madison Street

Friday, May 19 Update: Work is now complete, except for punch list items. 


DeSantis Construction is currently working on repairs to the center of the roadway and intersections of Eastern States Parkway. They will begin repairs to the center of the roadway and intersections of Madison Street on or about Monday, May 15. 

Work Hours
The roads will be open during working hours, from 7 am to 4:30 pm. All residents will have access to their properties during milling operations.  but access will be restricted during paving operations (see dates below). All work is weather permitting. Please expect delays and plan accordingly.

Eastern States Parkway

  • Wednesday, May 10: Milling of Intersections
  • Thursday, May 11 to Friday, May 12: Paving of Intersections*
  • Monday, May 15 to Tuesday, May 16: Milling of Center of Roadway Repair
  • Wednesday, May 17 to Thursday, May 18: Paving Center Roadway*

Madison Street

  • Monday, May 15 to Tuesday, May 16: Milling of Intersections and Center of Roadway Repair
  • Wednesday, May 17 : Paving of Intersections and Center Roadway*

*Restricted Access During Paving

  • Roads will be closed to vehicular access once paving operations start.
  • Please leave your vehicle in an alternate street location during paving.
  • “No Parking” signs will be posted in the areas to be paved and strictly enforced by the Somerville Police Department.
  • Once the road is paved, residents will not have access to the road until it has cooled. Residents should expect to have access around 5:30 pm, or later, while the road is still freshly paved.

Garbage and Recycling Collection

  • Garbage and recycling pickup will remain as scheduled.
  • The pickup time will be at 5 am in the morning.
  • Make sure all items are at the curb the day before your normal pickup day.

Questions or Concerns

Please call DeSantis Construction at 732-764-1800, from 8 am to 3:30 pm. You may also contact Rodney Hadley, Somerville DPW Director, at 908-704-7195. 

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