Weekly Construction Highlights

Cambridge Common

CONSTRUCTION MEETING MINUTES
DATE: June 18, 2018

CITY PROJECTS
CONCORD AVE PROJECT
CONTRACTOR: P. GIOIOSO & SONS
Huron Ave – sidewalk work from Larch to Appleton
Fern St – working on a date

CHAPTER 90 – CONTRACT 19 PEARL STREET
CONTRACTOR: ONYX CORP.
Community Relations: Dan Riviello
Sidewalk work Hamilton St to Erie St
Auburn St – raised crosswalk on both sides
Franklin St – raised crosswalk

CHAPTER 90 – CONTRACT 21
CONTRACTOR: NEWPORT CONSTRUCTION
Community Relations: Dan Riviello
Harding St – curb & sidewalks – later in the week
Thorndike St (Fulkerson to Sixth) – pouring sidewalk on odd side, Thursday/Friday pouring even side

CHAPTER 90 – CONTRACT 22
CONTRACTOR: NEWPORT CONSTRUCTION
Community Relations: Kate Riley
Dudley St (Cedar-Mass Ave)– curb & sidewalk work on the odd side; tree pits; back of sidewalk work
Healey St / Parker St – reclaim week of July 9th

RUSSELL FIELD RENOVATIONS
CONTRACTOR: QUIRK CONSTRUCTION
Community Relations: Kate Riley
All work on-site
Deliveries
Drainage work
Work on Sports field foundation

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
No work

KING OPEN SCHOOL/CAMBRIDGE STREET UPPER SCHOOL
CONTRACTOR: WT RICH
Community Relations: Dan Riviello
Deliveries
Date for Cambridge St drainage work?

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
Steel erection on Wadsworth St
Soil hauling/dumpster swaps
Steel delivery on Main St
Wadsworth – closed (Main St – Amherst St)

CAMBRIDGE CROSSING ROADWAYS & INFRASTRUCTURE
CONTRACTOR: DERENZO
Community Relations: Dan Riviello
Dawes St – drainage, water, sewer & conduit work
North Common – infiltration work

GORE STREET SEWER MAIN CONSTRUCTION
CONTRACTOR: DERENZO
Community Relations: Dan Riviello
Gore St (@ Somerville line) – sewer, water, drainage

GORE STREET / MONSIGNOR O’BRIEN HWY SEWER FORCE MAIN
CONTRACTOR: DERENZO
Community Relations: Dan Riviello
Median removal tomorrow – 7:00 am start
Saw cutting on various side streets

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

LONGFELLOW BRIDGE PROJECT
NOT PRESENT

MBTA – CENTRAL SQ & HARVARD SQ ELEVATOR PROJECT
CONTRACTOR: BARLETTA
Work inside both stations this week

CITY DEPARTMENTS
CAMBRIDGE ELECTRICAL DEPARTMENT
NOT PRESENT

CAMBRIDGE TRAFFIC DEPARTMENT
N. Mass Ave – markings
Mt Auburn @ Dewolfe – traffic cabinet replacement

CAMBRIDGE WATER DEPARTMENT
Brewster St
Maple Ave

UNIVERSITY PROJECTS
HARVARD UNIVERSITY
1607 Mass Ave
all work is on-site
Sewer connection – Monday/Tuesday

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

18 Mason Street
Mason St sidewalk closed – pedestrians detoured

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

485 Broadway
Work on-site

20 Summer Road
Asphalt patch for water work

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

Adams House
Exterior exploratory work
Plympton St closed (Mt Auburn-Mass) 7am-4pm

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 – Friday/Saturday – June 22-23
Tennis Court demo – end of Endicott St

UTILITY COMPANIES
COMCAST
243 Broadway – sidewalk work
227 Concord Ave – sidewalk work
250 Mass Ave – sidewalk work on Lansdowne St
795 Mass Ave – work done behind City Hall

MIRRA
Third St @ Broadway – manhole work

EVERSOURCE ELECTRIC
To expedite questions on work for Eversource Elec – email Bill Zamparelli and include work order #
New St
Cambridge Park Drive
3 Concord Ave
650 Main St
Memorial Dr @ Akron
Mt Auburn St

EVERSOURCE GAS
Montgomery St – services
Webster Ave - services
Gore St – services (McGrath – Fifth St)
Clay St
Gold Star Rd Ct – tie-in/services
301 Third St – leak investigation

VEOLIA
NOT PRESENT

VERIZON
784 Memorial Dr
125 Mt Auburn St
75 Ames St
308-312 Binney St

CROWN CASTLE
Mill/Paving starting in July 23

PRIVATE DEVELOPMENT PROJECTS
CAMBRIDGE CROSSING – 250 NORTH STREET
CONTRACTOR: JMA
Steel deliveries
Tower crane – take down south side
Concrete pour – slabs on deck
Backfilling
Top-off ceremony on Friday – all on-site

CAMBRIDGE CROSSING – 250 DAWES STREET
CONTRACTOR:
deliveries
Driving sheets
  
10 NORTHPOINT BLVD
CONTRACTOR:
NOT PRESENT

262 MONSIGNOR O’BRIEN HIGHWAY
CONTRACTOR: NAUSET CONSTRUCTION
No work this week

CAMBRIDGE CROSSING SEWER PUMP STATION
CONTRACTOR: SHAWMUT CONSTRUCTION
Forming and rebar

BINNEY STREET STORM WATER UTILITY IMPROVEMENTS
CONTRACTOR: MCCOURT CONSTRUCTION
Working in park
Tuesday night – Keolis replacing tracks

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
No work
Excavation in-site for temp. power

121 FIRST STREET
CONTRACTOR: NAUSET CONSTRUCTION
No work

FIRST STREET (SEWER SEPARATION WORK)
CONTRACTOR: DERENZO
Drain and manhole install
Waiting on KLF & Veolia about steam

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

399 BINNEY STREET
CONTRACTOR: RICHMOND GROUP/W.L. FRENCH
Deliveries
Crane pick July 7th

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

225 CAMBRIDGE STREET
CONTRACTOR: DF PRAY
Grading on-site

50 YORK STREET
CONTRACTOR:
NOT PRESENT

305 WEBSTER AVENUE
CONTRACTOR: HIGHLAND DEVELOPMENT
Steel deliveries
Replace no parking signs

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:
 Columbia (Main – Bishop Allen Dr) closed
Drainage work

211 MASS AVE
CONTRACTOR: AECOM TISHMAN
No work

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

415 MASS AVE (MASS + MAIN)
CONTRACTOR: JOHN MORIARTY & ASSOC
Trucking
Concrete – Wed & Fri
Trucking soil
Steel/rebar deliveries
Columbia St – lane closure

237 FRANKLIN STREET
CONTRACTOR: Franklin St – closed 7-11am for concrete delivery
Drainage work
10 ESSEX STREET
CONTRACTOR: NAUSET CONSTRUCTION NOT PRESENT
1 BROADWAY
CONTRACTOR: JOHN MORIARTY & ASSOC Bike lane – pouring and curb work

145 BROADWAY
CONTRACTOR: TURNER curtain wall deliveries after 3:30 pm - Mon/Wed
soil hauling
pavement markings should be touched up
drain manhole next week

209 BROADWAY
CONTRACTOR: YOUNG ENGINEERING
Planting trees

57 JFK STREET
CONTRACTOR: NAUSET CONSTRUCTION
No work

1868 MASS AVE
CONTRACTOR: YOUNG ENGINEERING
No work

1699 MASS AVE
CONTRACTOR: NAUSET CONSTRUCTION
Trucking – Wed/Fri

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
Trucking

49 SMITH PLACE
CONTRACTOR:
Drainage connection – close Adley Rd

671 CONCORD AVENUE
CONTRACTOR:
Stormwater work next week

35 CAMBRIDGE PARK DRIVE
CONTRACTOR: JMA
Will email sidewalk schedule

88 CAMBRIDGE PARK DRIVE
CONTRACTOR:
NOT PRESENT

211 CONCORD TURNPIKE
CONTRACTOR: W.L. FRENCH
NOT PRESENT

DISCOVERY PARK
NOT PRESENT

SPECIAL EVENTS
JUNE 24 Central Flea (11am-5pm) University Park – every Sunday
JUNE 21 Pan Mass Challenge Fundraiser 3pm-10pm Birch Street
JUNE 21 CX Nights – Summer Concert Series @ Cambridge Crossing 6pm-9pm Northpoint Common
JUNE 21 Make Music Boston 5pm-8pm Magazine Beach field
JUNE 23 St Anthony’s Church – Festa Junina 12pm-11pm Cardinal Medeiros Ave
JUNE 23 Community Bike Ride 9am-2pm
JUNE 23-24 Walk to Cure Arthritis Saturday 12pm-6pm
Sunday 8am-2pm Lechmere Canal Park, Memorial Dr

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