MassDOT Montague City Road Design Public Hearing

MassDOT Montague City Road Design Public Hearing

Wednesday, November 16, 6:00 pm
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THE COMMONWEALTH OF MASSACHUSETTS

MASSACHUSETTS DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION – HIGHWAY DIVISION

NOTICE OF A DESIGN PUBLIC HEARING

Project File No. 609202

A Live Virtual Design Public Hearing will be hosted on the MassDOT website below to present the design for
the proposed Greenfield – Resurfacing and Related Work on Montague City Road project in Greenfield, MA.


WHEN: 6:00pm, Wednesday, November 16, 2022


PURPOSE: The purpose of this meeting is to provide the public with the opportunity to become fully
acquainted with the proposed Greenfield – Resurfacing and Related Work on Montague City Road project. All
views and comments submitted in response to the hearing will be reviewed and considered to the maximum
extent possible.


PROPOSAL: The proposed project consists of resurfacing Montague City Road in Greenfield, starting from
Cheapside Street approximately 340ft east of the intersection with Route 5 to approximately 375ft past the
intersection of Mountain Road, for a total of about 1 mile. Also proposed is the construction or reconstruction
of ADA compliant cement concrete pedestrian curb ramps and crossings; construction or reconstruction of
cement concrete and hot mix asphalt sidewalks and driveways; removing and resetting of curb and transition
curb as required; replacing existing guardrail as needed with new guardrail and end treatments; drainage
alterations as needed including: replacing all frames and grates; and adjusting, cleaning and rebuilding drainage
structures as needed. Proposed work also includes: resetting traffic signs; placing final pavement markings;
repairing of roadway cuts required to perform work; and completing incidental items and as required by the
Engineer. Bicycle accommodations consisting of a usable shoulder and 2ft buffers wherever possible have been
provided in accordance with applicable design guides.

A secure right-of-way is necessary for this project. Acquisitions in fee and permanent or temporary easements
may be required. The Commonwealth of Massachusetts is responsible for acquiring all needed rights in private
or public lands. MassDOT’s policy concerning land acquisitions will be presented in the meeting.

Project inquiries, written statements and other exhibits regarding the proposed undertaking may be submitted to
Carrie E. Lavallee, P.E., Chief Engineer, via e-mail to DOTHighwayDesign@dot.state.ma.us or via US Mail to
Suite 6340, 10 Park Plaza, Boston, MA 02116, Attention: Highway Design, Project File No. 609202.

This meeting is accessible to people with disabilities. MassDOT provides reasonable accommodations and/or
language assistance free of charge upon request (e.g interpreters in American Sign Language and languages
other than English, live captioning, videos, assistive listening devices and alternate material formats), as
available. For accommodation or language assistance, please contact MassDOT’s Chief Diversity and Civil
Rights Officer by phone (857-368-8580), TTD/TTY at (857) 266-0603, fax (857) 368-0602 or by email
(MassDOT.CivilRights@dot.state.ma.us). Requests should be made as soon as possible prior to the meeting,
and for more difficult to arrange services including sign-language, CART or language translation or
interpretation, requests should be made at least ten business days before the meeting.

This Live Virtual Design Public Hearing or a cancellation announcement will be hosted on the internet at
www.mass.gov/massdot-highway-design-public-hearings.

JONATHAN GULLIVER
HIGHWAY ADMINISTRATOR

CARRIE. E. LAVALLEE, P.E.
CHIEF ENGINEER

609202 Prelim Construction Plans 11-16-2022 (2022-11-14 at 3:41 PM)

Posted to: Public Works on 2022-11-14 15:41:02 (updated 2022-11-14 15:50:28).