Starting May 5th, the Town of Andover’s general contractor will be replacing water mains on several streets around town (see map). Construction will occur Monday through Friday, from 7 am to 3 pm. We anticipate this construction to last approximately 5 months.
The streets included in the project are as follows: Poor St, Kensington St, Kenilworth St, Magnolia Ave, Ferndale Ave, Stirling St, Dumbarton St, Sutherland St, Carlisle St, Liberty St from Sutherland St to Carlisle St, Haverhill St from York St to Enmore St, North Main St from Railroad St to Joyce Ter, Pearson St, Essex St, and Ridge St. (see map)
The construction may require some adjustments in neighborhood driving patterns; however, every effort will be made to minimize this inconvenience. There may be detours and delays. Emergency vehicles will not be prevented from responding to calls. There will be periodic shutdowns and potential discolored water associated with this water main work. Please report discolored water to the Water Division by email at MSDiscoloredWater@andoverma.us, or call 978-623-8707 and leave a message. View our Discolored Water PDF for more information and tips.
Feel free to contact the Engineering Division at 978-623-8770 with any questions or concerns.
Work and associated shutdown originally scheduled for Monday, October 17th (overnight) on Haverhill Street has been rescheduled to Thursday, October 20th. Due to unforeseen circumstances, work on Haverhill Street has been rescheduled for Thursday, October 20th (overnight). The Town of Andover recognizes the inconvenience that this short notice may impose and will ensure the water is back on in the minimum time possible.
On Thursday, October 20th, the Town's contractor will continue water main work on Haverhill Street. This will include a water main shutdown of York Street in its entirety, Haverhill Street from #12- 26 (See map) from 10:00 pm to 5:00 am (overnight). Construction will take place from 8:00 pm to 6:00 am. The construction may cause some adjustments in driving patterns; there may be detours and delays. This work is taking place at night to lessen the impact on residents and businesses. Emergency vehicles will not be prevented from responding to their calls.
On Tuesday, September 6th, the Town's contractor will continue water main work on Haverhill Street, from York St to Enmore St. The construction may cause some adjustments in driving patterns; there may be detours and delays. Emergency vehicles will not be prevented from responding to their calls. This work will require some night work and water main shutdowns. More information to follow.
View Water Main Replacement Status Map