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January 6, 2017 Week 25: This week 6 mast arm posts were installed.

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January 13, 2017 Week 26: This week a subcontractor was at the site to relocate traffic control cabinets on Chapel St. and Highland Ave. These cabinets will be replaced at a later date. The cabinets were relocated so that the contractor can begin excavation for the decorative wall on the Town Common. This work could possibly begin as soon as next week, weather permitting.

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January 20, 2017 Week 27: This week the contractor was at the site to excavate for the decorative walls to be constructed in the common. This week they excavated for the footings on the east and west walls, formed the footings, installed the reinforcing steel and poured the concrete footings. The pictures show the area being excavated and the footings constructed, there is also a picture of the metal archways which were delivered this week. Next week they plan to continue work on the wall construction, weather permitting.

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January 27, 2017 Week 28: This week the contractor was at the site to install the decorative walls on the common. They poured the concrete walls on the common and installed the pedestrian posts located at crosswalks. Next week they plan to continue work on the wall construction, weather permitting.

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February 3, 2017 Week 29: This week the contractor was at the site to back-fill around the decorative walls on the common, remove the tulip tree, remove the flagpole and concrete base, and install conduit within the common. Next week they plan to continue installing conduit, weather permitting.

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February 10, 2017 Week 30: This week the contractor installed electrical conduit and the remaining 6 bollards in the common along Great Plain Ave., excavated and back-filled within the common for placement of brickwork and removal of the tulip tree stump. Two work days were lost this week due to weather. Next week the contractor plans to continue installing conduit and preparing sub base for brickwork, weather permitting.

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February 17, 2017 Week 31: This week Dagle Electric installed hardware on the pedestrian posts. MDR’s crew did not work at the site due to inclement weather. Both expect to be in next week, weather permitting.

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February 24, 2017 Week 32: This week MDR’s crew did not work at the site. Dagle Electric installed the remaining traffic signal posts and wires in the conduits. CD Masonry also constructed the mock-ups of the brick wall and pavers. Temporary pavement markings were painted on the two intersections and along Great Plain Ave. consisting of double yellow centerline, lane lines, crosswalks, stop bars and parking stalls. Dagle Electric expects to be in next week to continue installing wires in conduit and to install the traffic signal mast arms.

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March 3, 2017 Week 33: Dagle Electric was pulling wires through conduits and splicing the wires in handholes and at traffic signals. They also delivered materials including posts, bollards, cabinets and lighting supplies to the storage area. Dagle Electric expects to be in next week to continue working with the wiring and to install mast arms, posts and bollards.

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March 10, 2017 Week 34: Dagle Electric continued installing traffic mast arms and two power cabinets on the concrete pads in the common. They had two crews on site this week. MDR installed a conduit from a handhole to a power cabinet located adjacent to the railroad tracks on Great Plain Avenue. Dagle Electric expects to be in next week to continue working with the wiring and to install mast arms, posts and bollards.

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March 17, 2017 Week 35: Dagle Electric installed Opticon sensors and beacons on the traffic mast arms, spliced wires and installed metal skirts on the traffic poles. They expect to install the mast arm cameras and wiring for the cameras next week.

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March 24, 2017 Week 36: Dagle Electric installed push buttons on the traffic signal posts, pulled wires through the conduits and continued splicing wires. Next week, Dagle Electric expects to install the mast arm cameras and wiring, as well as the fiber optic wiring into Town Hall and activate the new traffic signals. MDR installed most of the bollards this past week.

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