May 23, 2018

Seekonk Road Construction Advisory


Scheduled road construction will begin on Newman Avenue (Route 152) beginning Wednesday, August 16th.
The span of the project will be on Newman Avenue from Jacoby Way to Lowell Street.

Schedule (Weather-Dependent):
Milling of the road will begin on Wednesday, August 16th and end on or about Friday, August 18th. The entire roadway will be milled in sections. Areas around street fixtures and at the end of driveways will also occur during the week.

Paving is scheduled to start on Monday, August 21st and may take several days to complete.

Detours: Police officers will be regulating traffic through the area. At this time, southbound traffic on Newman Avenuewill be directed to travel through the construction area. Northbound traffic will be detoured as follows:

Newman Avenue to Walker Street, to Prospect Street, to Read Street, to Pine Street, to Brown Avenue, to Newman Avenue. Motorists may opt to stay on Pine Street and connect to the intersection of Newman Avenue and Central Avenue (known locally as Bakers Corners).

Signs will be posted on the detour route. Motorists accustomed to traveling through the area are encouraged to seek alternate routes or expect delays.

General Information:
Questions regarding the project should be directed to the Seekonk Department of Public Works at 508-336-7407


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