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Posted on: April 25, 2017

Spotlight on Trees for Earth Day and Arbor Day in Northampton

At last Thursday’s City Council meeting Mayor David J. Narkewicz read a proclamation in advance of Arbor Day highlighting the City’s commitment to its shade tree canopy. At the same meeting Lilly Lombard, chair of the Northampton Publi...

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Posted on: April 18, 2017

The Northampton DPW will begin its annual systematic water main flushing program on April 18, 2017.

The Northampton Department of Public Works, through the Water Division, will begin its annual systematic water main flushing program on April 18, 2017. Crews will be working Monday through Friday from 3:00 P.M. to 11:00 P.M. for approximately 4 weeks. &am...

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Posted on: April 26, 2017

A chance to put your creativity on display in a unique project to brighten utility boxes downtown!

Paint this Box!

Paint This Box! is a downtown project aimed at inviting artists to create unique and imaginative paintings on the utility boxes in downtown Northampton to continue the momentum of turning Northampton into a public art community. Paint This Box! is a publi...

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Posted on: April 11, 2017

Rabies Vaccine Clinic on April 29 from 11:30 am to 1:30 pm

NEW DATE

On Saturday, April 29, 2017 the Northampton Police Animal Control Officer in conjunction with the Florence Animal Clinic will hold a rabies vaccine clinic. 

This clinic will be at the Smith Vocational School, Building D, 80- Locust St, Northampton. Th...

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Posted on: April 14, 2017

Complete Streets Construction to Begin on Pleasant Street

Complete Streets Construction to Begin on Pleasant Street

Today Mayor David J. Narkewicz announced that Complete Streets construction on Pleasant Street is slated to begin next week. Extending from Hockanum Road to Hampton Avenue, the project will include...

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Posted on: April 14, 2017

Construction Update - Weeks of April 17th and 24th

Construction Update - Weeks of April 17th and 24th

For the weeks of April 17th and 24th, weather permitting, the following work is scheduled:

Pleasant Street Improvements Project

  • The City has contracted with JBL Construction Company of Springfield, MA to imp...
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Department of Public Works Blog
Posted on: April 12, 2017

SUMMER JOBS FOR NORTHAMPTON YOUTH!

SUMMER JOBS FOR NORTHAMPTON YOUTH!

 

With the help of the Franklin Hampshire Regional Employment Board, Franklin Hampshire Career Center, and Community Action Youth Programs, the Mayor of Northampton will once again host Northampton YouthWorks, a summe...

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Posted on: April 6, 2017

Mayor releases DPW Pavement Repair and Reconstruction Memo

Today Mayor David J. Narkewicz released a detailed memo prepared for him by the Department of Public Works (DPW) outlining its pavement repair and reconstruction projects for the upcoming construction season. Implementation of these projects would rely on...

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DPW Pavement Memo and Maps