Water Main Replacement Project

Falmouth Water Department - Notice of Construction

February 16, 2024 Update:

The new water mains have been installed on both Little Island Road, Point Rd., and Wild Harbor Road. 

 Next week: 2-19-24 – 2-23-24:

Dig It LLC will be pressure testing, chlorinating, and sampling the newly installed water main, installing fire hydrants onto the new water main and paving the roadway / cleaning up the construction site.  

Edgewater Drive at East Falmouth HWY: TBD March

The threat of inclement weather may delay some of these dates. 

Little Island Rd, Point Rd, Wild Harbor Rd, and Edgewater Drive West

Beginning February 2, 2024 construction will begin on water main replacements. Included in this work: replacing all water services presently tied into the existing water mains with new 1’’ or 2’’ PE water services, water shut off valves and valve boxes and covers. The work will take place between 7:00AM and 4:00PM Monday-Friday. The trench will be backfilled and compacted by the end of each working day. The table below has the approximate timelines for construction.

                                             Water Main Replacement Project Beginning February 2

Project Phase
Phase 1 Little Island Road (Quaker Road @ Little Island Road to house #108 Little Island Road @ cul-de-sac ) February 2nd – March 15th , 2024
Phase 2 Wild Harbor Road @ Loren Road to Point Road at house # 50 @ cul-de-sac February 5th – March 15th, 2024  
Phase 3 Edgewater Drive West @ house # 1061 East Falmouth Highway March 11th- March 15th, 2024
Phase 4 Final pavement of all excavated trenches September, 2024

Maps of Construction Area