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PSE&G Gas Construction Update: October 2

Posted on October 2, 2023

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PSE&G is working in Somerville to replace gas mains and services. This work is Phase 1 of a 10-12 month gas construction project. All crews will first finish installing new mains and then proceed to connect service lines.

Expect an increase in traffic, loud noise, and presence of heavy equipment and machinery in these areas. All work is pending weather and availability of materials.

Monday, October 2 to Saturday, October 7

Pay attention to posted street signs for any changes.

  • Grove St (between E Young St & Rt 22): Connecting services
  • N Doughty Ave (between W Main St & W High St): Connecting services
  • Main St (between James St & Loeser Ave): Installing main and connecting services
  • Main St (between Codington Pl & N Bridge St): Installing main overnight, from 7 pm to 5 am, Monday to Thursday. Traffic will shift on Main Street around the work areas. Side streets, including Park Ave, Meadow St and Mechanic St, will be closed as the work moves along Main St
  • Vanderveer Ave (between Reimer St & Grant Ave): Installing main and connecting services
  • PSE&G will also continue paving the streets where they completed replacing the gas mains and services.

PSE&G is planning to add more locations this week. They will notify Somerville Police who will redirect traffic, as needed.

Garbage collection

Plan for an earlier pickup while roads are under construction. Please put trash out the night before collection.

Questions and concerns

Contact the Gas Construction Customer Hotline at 1-833-661-6400 or

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