PHOTO: Getting prepared

Dec 12, 2018 by

Published December 12, 2018

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Transmission line prep work continues...

Dec 11, 2018 by

Published in the December 11, 2018 edition. WAKEFIELD — National Grid reports progress in preparing portions of the route for the installation of a planned Woburn to Wakefield electrical transmission line. Crews have recently been seen working in the abandoned railroad bed between New Salem and Salem streets. Workers have removed the majority of railroad track and ties on the right-of-way between Salem Street and Fitch Court. Contractors have also cleaned trash and other debris that had accumulated over the years from this section of the right-of-way. Over the next two weeks, residents can expect to see crews working to complete the following tasks along other sections of the right-of-way: Removal of unused rail and ties.Installation of rock barriers at access created due to clearing to limit future dumping along the right-of-way. Test pit work to...

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All the way from the North Pole...

Dec 10, 2018 by

Published in the December 10, 2018 edition.

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