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Gorham Road Gas Transmission Line Update: 7.13.18

posted Jul 13, 2018, 10:33 AM by Leona Oceania

The gas line construction on Gorham Road will return to daytime work this coming week. The primary focus of the work will be in front of Walgreens and just north of Maple Avenue.

(I don't want to get ahead of myself, but there is talk of a time in the not-so-distant-future when this part of the construction will be complete!)

Household Hazardous Waste Drop Off Day - Saco

posted Jul 10, 2018, 5:32 AM by Leona Oceania

Reminder: Scarborough residents are eligible to participate in the Household Hazardous Waste Drop off Day in Saco this coming Saturday, July 14th, from 8:00 AM to Noon. (351 North Street, Saco) 

Please refer to the flyer below, for more information. 

Questions? Contact us at pwinfo@scarboroughmaine.org or 207.730.4400.

(One Last) Reminder: July 4th Trash Collection to remain on NORMAL SCHEDULE!

posted Jul 3, 2018, 6:29 PM by Leona Oceania

Reminder: Trash collection for Wednesday, July 4th (and the following two days - July 5th & 6th) will REMAIN ON THE REGULAR SCHEDULE!  

Please remember, the ONLY holidays that will (potentially) affect the trash pick up schedule are: New Years, July 4th (but not this year!), Thanksgiving, and Christmas. That's it! No more, no less!

Have a happy and safe 4th!

(Another) Reminder: July 4th Trash Collection to remain on NORMAL SCHEDULE!

posted Jun 29, 2018, 1:17 PM by Leona Oceania

Reminder: Trash collection for Wednesday, July 4th (and the following two days - July 5th & 6th) will REMAIN ON THE REGULAR SCHEDULE!  

Please remember, the ONLY holidays that will (potentially) affect the trash pick up schedule are: New Years, July 4th (but not this year!), Thanksgiving, and Christmas. That's it! No more, no less!

Have a happy and safe 4th!

Gorham Road Gas Transmission Line Update: 6.27.18

posted Jun 27, 2018, 11:11 AM by Leona Oceania

Work on Gorham Road will include night-time hours next week. Open cut installation of pipe in the area of Maple Ave (and south) will be performed during the nights of Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday. (July 1st, 2nd, and 5th). 
Questions? Contact us at pwinfo@scarboroughmaine.org or 207.730.4400.

PAVING, PAVING, PAVING...

posted Jun 27, 2018, 10:58 AM by Leona Oceania

It's time to do some paving! 
The tentative paving schedule for the coming week is as follows: 
Monday, July 2: Broadturn Road
Tuesday, July 3: Broadturn Road & Susan Avenue
Thursday, July 5: Old Blue Point Road
Friday, July 6: Prospector Lane & Ironclad Road
Saturday, July 7: Commerce Drive
Please seek an alternative route whenever possible, to avoid delays. 
We will do our very best to stick to this schedule, however there are many factors that could affect things; foremost being weather. 
Questions? Contact us at pwinfo@scarboroughmaine.org or 207.730.4400

Gorham Road Gas Transmission Line Update: 6.19.18

posted Jun 19, 2018, 8:48 AM by Leona Oceania   [ updated Jun 19, 2018, 8:49 AM ]

More of the same this week...work will continue primarily in the area north of Hannaford Drive. 

PLEASE REMEMBER! Due to the nature of the current work on Gorham Road, traffic flow will be reduced to alternating one way traffic through Friday, June 29th. The affected area will be from Wentworth Drive to Meadow Lane. Sawyer Road would be a alternate route option, to avoid these temporary traffic restrictions. 

Reminder: July 4th Trash Collection to remain on NORMAL SCHEDULE!

posted Jun 19, 2018, 6:00 AM by Leona Oceania   [ updated Jun 19, 2018, 8:48 AM ]

Reminder: Trash collection for Wednesday, July 4th (and the following two days - July 5th & 6th) will REMAIN ON THE REGULAR SCHEDULE!  

Please remember, the ONLY holidays that will (potentially) affect the trash pick up schedule are: New Years, July 4th (but not this year!), Thanksgiving, and Christmas. That's it! No more, no less!

Enjoy the sunshine!  

Phase One of LED Streetlight Conversion = Nearly 90% complete!

posted Jun 13, 2018, 2:04 PM by Leona Oceania   [ updated Jun 19, 2018, 8:49 AM ]

Phase One of the Scarborough LED Streetlight Conversion is now nearly 90% complete! Phase One focused on replacing the cobra head street lights mounted on wooden utility poles. Phase Two will begin later this summer, and will focus on updating decorative lights such as those found lining the streets in residential developments, as well as implementing adaptive traffic controls at Dunstan Corner. 

Gorham Road Project - Traffic Update: Wentworth Drive - Meadow Lane

posted Jun 13, 2018, 5:03 AM by Leona Oceania

Due to the nature of the upcoming work on Gorham Road, traffic flow will be reduced to alternating one way traffic beginning on Thursday, June 14th through Friday, June 29th. The affected area will be from Wentworth Drive to Meadow Lane. Sawyer Road would be a alternate route option, to avoid these temporary traffic restrictions. 

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