Weekly Construction Highlights

Cambridge Common

CONSTRUCTION MEETING MINUTES
DATE: June 11, 2018

CITY PROJECTS
CONCORD AVE PROJECT
CONTRACTOR: P. GIOIOSO & SONS
Landscaping work on Concord Ave, Fayerweather and Fern Sts
Sidewalk panels on Lexington, Lakeview, Larch and Appleton
Gate boxes on Lexington and Lakeview

CHAPTER 90 – CONTRACT 19 PEARL STREET
CONTRACTOR: ONYX CORP.
Community Relations: Dan Riviello
Sidewalk work Hamilton St to Erie St
Watson St – raised crosswalk
Williams St – raised crosswalk

CHAPTER 90 – CONTRACT 21
CONTRACTOR: NEWPORT CONSTRUCTION
Community Relations: Dan Riviello
Harding St – curb & sidewalks
Thorndike St (Sciarappa St – Fifth St) – curb & sidewalk work, then moving to Fulkerson to Sixth

CHAPTER 90 – CONTRACT 22
CONTRACTOR: NEWPORT CONSTRUCTION
Community Relations: Kate Riley
Dudley St (Reed-Mass Ave)– curb & sidewalk work on the odd side
Healey St / Parker St – reclaim (after July 4th)

RUSSELL FIELD RENOVATIONS
CONTRACTOR: QUIRK CONSTRUCTION
Community Relations: Kate Riley
All work on-site
13th yard line work
Soil stripping

REMEDIAL CONTRACT
CONTRACTOR: MATTUCHIO
Community Relations: Dan Riviello
No work

TV & CLEANING CONTRACT
CONTRACTOR: RAPID FLOW
No work

MISC PATCH CONTRACT
CONTRACTOR: EJ PAVING
Community Relations: Kate Riley
Crack sealing water patches

KING OPEN SCHOOL/CAMBRIDGE STREET UPPER SCHOOL
CONTRACTOR: WT RICH
Community Relations: Dan Riviello
Deliveries

MISC. SIDEWALK CONTRACT
CONTRACTOR: DEROMA AND SONS
Community Relations: Dan Riviello
No work

MIT SOMA PROJECT
CONTRACTOR: TURNER CONSTRUCTION
Amherst & Wadsworth– utility work
Concrete work
Soil hauling/dumpster swaps
Steel delivery on Amherst St
Next week: steel deliveries on Main & Hayward
Tree moves on Main St – in fall
Wadsworth – closed (Main St – Amherst St)

CAMBRIDGE CROSSING ROADWAYS & INFRASTRUCTURE
CONTRACTOR: DERENZO
Community Relations: Dan Riviello
Dawes St – drainage, water, sewer & conduit work
North Point Blvd – street light conduit
South Common – on-hold

GORE STREET SEWER MAIN CONSTRUCTION
CONTRACTOR: DERENZO
Community Relations: Dan Riviello
Welding sleeve under tracks
Flow fill today at tracks
Continue sewer work at tracks
Work hours 7 am – 7 pm

GORE STREET / MONSIGNOR O’BRIEN HWY SEWER FORCE MAIN
CONTRACTOR: DERENZO
Community Relations: Dan Riviello
Saw cutting – Third median for removal
Lechmere Canal – erosion controls, site fencing

BEACON STREET PROJECT
CONTRACTOR: NEWPORT CONSTRUCTION
Washington St intersection – full depth
This week planting trees

LONGFELLOW BRIDGE PROJECT NOT PRESENT
MBTA – CENTRAL SQ & HARVARD SQ ELEVATOR PROJECT
CONTRACTOR: BARLETTA
NOT PRESENT
No work

CITY DEPARTMENTS
CAMBRIDGE ELECTRICAL DEPARTMENT
No work

CAMBRIDGE TRAFFIC DEPARTMENT
No Work

CAMBRIDGE WATER DEPARTMENT
Brewster St
Maple Ave

UNIVERSITY PROJECTS
HARVARD UNIVERSITY
1607 Mass Ave
all work is on-site
Crane – Wed

Smith Campus Center (1350 Mass Ave)
Holyoke St – closed
Mt Auburn St & Holyoke St – sidewalk work

18 Mason Street
Mason St sidewalk closed – pedestrians detoured
Concrete pour this week – lane closure Th/Fr

Lowell House
All work on-site
Water patch repair this week

485 Broadway
Chilled water work on-site – work will finish Tu/We

20 Summer Road
Punch list work

Oxford St @ Kirkland St
Sidewalk repair on west side of street

Dunster Street (south of South St) – mill and overlay Wed - Sun

MIT
471 Memorial Drive
Deliveries via Memorial Dr
Complete August

189 Vassar St
Pile driving
trucking

Nano Project – 60 Vassar St
Deliveries
C of O issued
Complete August

50 Albany Street - Power Plant
Steel erection/deliveries
Albany St – east bound lane closed

Talbot Street
Outfall work – access off Waverly/deliveries

250 Albany Street
Mill/overlay – June 21

UTILITY COMPANIES
COMCAST
243 Broadway – sidewalk work
229 Concord Ave – sidewalk work
33 Inman Street – manhole repair

MIRRA
Follen St
Albany @ main – line striping (crosswalk)

EVERSOURCE ELECTRIC
To expedite questions on work for Eversource Elec – email Bill Zamparelli and include work order #

EVERSOURCE GAS
Montgomery St – services
Webster Ave - services
Gore St – services (McGrath – Fifth St)

VEOLIA
NOT PRESENT
Saturday, June 16 – Galileo Way paving

VERIZON
784 Memorial Dr
47 Brattle St
203 Crescent St
Berkshire St

CROWN CASTLE
Mill/Paving starting in July 19

PRIVATE DEVELOPMENT PROJECTS
CAMBRIDGE CROSSING – 250 NORTH STREET
CONTRACTOR: JMA
Steel deliveries
Tower crane – take down
Curtain wall
Concrete pour – slabs on deck
backfilling

CAMBRIDGE CROSSING – 250 DAWES STREET
CONTRACTOR:
Sheeting delivery finishing up this week
Driving sheets – June 18

10 NORTHPOINT BLVD
CONTRACTOR:
NOT PRESENT

262 MONSIGNOR O’BRIEN HIGHWAY
CONTRACTOR: NAUSET CONSTRUCTION
No work this week
Need to finish sidewalk & traffic signals

CAMBRIDGE CROSSING SEWER PUMP STATION
CONTRACTOR: SHAWMUT CONSTRUCTION
Work on-hold
Waterproofing details

BINNEY STREET STORM WATER UTILITY IMPROVEMENTS
CONTRACTOR: MCCOURT CONSTRUCTION
Concrete and rebar

MONSIGNOR O’BRIEN HWY PHASE 1 DRAINAGE SEPARATION/SURFACE RECONSTRUCTION
CONTRACTOR: MCCOURT CONSTRUCTION
No work

MONSIGNOR O’BRIEN HWY PHASE 2A-LECHMERE CANAL OUTFALL
CONTRACTOR: MCCOURT CONSTRUCTION
No work

50 ROGERS STREET
CONTRACTOR: CONSIGLI
NOT PRESENT

121 FIRST STREET
CONTRACTOR: NAUSET CONSTRUCTION
Drain tie-in on Charles

FIRST STREET (SEWER SEPARATION WORK)
CONTRACTOR: DERENZO
NOT PRESENT

249 THIRD STREET
CONTRACTOR: W.L. FRENCH
NOT PRESENT

399 BINNEY STREET
CONTRACTOR: RICHMOND GROUP/W.L. FRENCH
Deliveries

1 KENDALL SQUARE
CONTRACTOR: THE RICHMOND GROUP
Cardinal Medeiros closed from Hampshire – Binney Saturday-Sunday for crane work

225 CAMBRIDGE STREET
CONTRACTOR: DF PRAY
Demo bank building
Binder parking lot

50 YORK STREET
CONTRACTOR:
NOT PRESENT

305 WEBSTER AVENUE
CONTRACTOR: HIGHLAND DEVELOPMENT
NOT PRESENT

88 AMES STREET
CONTRACTOR: JOHN MORIARTY & ASSOC.
Curb & sidewalk work
Broadway @ Ames St – catch basin install
Ames @ Main – traffic mast arms – waiting on a date
Move – in’s starting this weekend

139 MAIN STREET
CONTRACTOR: JOHN MORIARTY & ASSOC.
No work

907 MAIN STREET
CONTRACTOR: deliveries
Columbia (Main – Bishop Allen Dr) closed Monday 6/11 at 7:00 am

211 MASS AVE
CONTRACTOR: AECOM TISHMAN
NOT PRESENT

47 BISHOP ALLEN DRIVE
CONTRACTOR: CURTIS CONSTRUCTION CO., INC.
No work

415 MASS AVE (MASS + MAIN)
CONTRACTOR: JOHN MORIARTY & ASSOC
Trucking
Concrete – Wed
Trucking soil
Mass Ave sidewalk open

237 FRANKLIN STREET
CONTRACTOR: All work on-site

10 ESSEX STREET
CONTRACTOR: NAUSET CONSTRUCTION
deliveries

1 BROADWAY
CONTRACTOR: JOHN MORIARTY & ASSOC
Saw cutting
Curb for bike track
Test pits for water and gas on Third St

145 BROADWAY
CONTRACTOR: TURNER
Steel deliveries @ 7 am
curtain wall deliveries after 3:30 pm - Mon/Wed
concrete deliveries
soil hauling starting 6/18
pavement markings should be touched up

209 BROADWAY
CONTRACTOR: YOUNG ENGINEERING
Planting trees

57 JFK STREET
CONTRACTOR: NAUSET CONSTRUCTION
deliveries

1868 MASS AVE
CONTRACTOR: YOUNG ENGINEERING
Water connection complete

1699 MASS AVE
CONTRACTOR: NAUSET CONSTRUCTION Trucking – Wed/Thurs
deliveries

2552 MASS AVE
CONTRACTOR:
NOT PRESENT

253 WALDEN STREET
CONTRACTOR: ONYX CORP
No work

23 HAWTHORNE STREET
CONTRACTOR: ONYX CORP.
No work

77 NEW STREET
CONTRACTOR: NAUSET CONSTRUCTION
No work

49 SMITH PLACE
CONTRACTOR:
No work
Drainage connection – close Adley Rd

671 CONCORD AVENUE
CONTRACTOR:
Soil hauling

35 CAMBRIDGE PARK DRIVE
CONTRACTOR: JMA
Sidewalk demo

88 CAMBRIDGE PARK DRIVE
CONTRACTOR:
NOT PRESENT

211 CONCORD TURNPIKE
CONTRACTOR: W.L. FRENCH
Work on-site

DISCOVERY PARK
NOT PRESENT
Detention basin made smaller

SPECIAL EVENTS

JUNE 17 Central Flea (11am-5pm) University Park – every Sunday
  
JUNE 15 Community Art Center Mural Unveiling & Street Party 2pm-10pm Windsor St closed (Washington-Main)
School St closed @ Cherry St

JUNE 14-17 Othello 6pm-9pm, 2pm-9pm on weekend Longfellow Park

JUNE 15-17 Greek Festival 11am-11pm Magazine St closed (Franklin-Auburn)

JUNE 16-17 St Anthony’s Fest 4pm-11pm Procession on Sunday: Cardinal Medeiros, Plymouth, Windsor, Cambridge St

JUNE 16 Hoops N’ Health 8am-8pm Hoyt Field

JUNE 16 7th Hyper-Local Brewfest Lansdowne Quad, University park, Forest City

JUNE 16 Make Music Harvard Sq 1pm-9pm Winthrop Park, Palmer St


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