Project Update: October 27, 2023

Project Update: October 27, 2023


As part of our ongoing commitment to keeping you informed, we'd like to provide an update on the construction activities for the North Quincy Cable Project.

Work Sites and Schedule:

Next week, you can expect to see cable installation activities at various work sites including Southern Artery and Furnace Brook Parkway. Please be aware that our contractors are working diligently, utilizing nights and Saturdays to extend the work week. This is being done to expedite construction and ensure minimal disruption.

Regarding National Grid Gas:

National Grid Gas’ work to replace existing mains along Newport Avenue has been temporarily paused. When work resumes, you can anticipate activity between 541 and 627 Newport Avenue.

Safety and Consideration:

We kindly ask all drivers and pedestrians to remain vigilant around these work zones. Please adhere to lane shifts, follow posted traffic signage, and heed the guidance of police details stationed in the area.

Construction Activity for the Coming Weeks:

Week of October 30

  • Night work: Cable pulling at Southern Artery manhole locations
  • Night work: Cable work at various locations along the route

Week of October 6

  • Night work: Cable work on Furnace Brook Parkway and Southern Artery
    • 24-hour dewatering

Project Route Information:

For a detailed view of the project route, we invite you to visit our online map by clicking here.

For further information or if you have any questions, please reach out to us at 1-800-358-3879 or via email at You can also use the "Contact Us" page on our website to submit any questions, comments, or concerns.

Please Note:

Due to the nature of outdoor construction, schedules are subject to change. We greatly appreciate your patience and understanding in this regard.

Thank you for your cooperation and continued support as we work towards completing the final stages of cable installation in Quincy.