Orleans' StreetScape Project is Under Way

Six more months of construction and improvements around Main Street...

The Town of Orleans has announced that their "Main Street StreetScape" project has commenced...

Town of Orleans Main Street Improvements Tentative Schedule

January 20-24, 2020

  • Misc. Site Demo (R&R site signage, saw-cutting, asphalt curb removal)

January 27-31

  • Brick sidewalk removal (clean, organize and palletize bricks for reuse)
  • Unclassified excavation for subgrade of brick walks
  • Install gravel subbase for brick walks

February 3-7

  • Drainage Structure installation (CBs and DMHs)
  • Continue excavation and gravel subbase installation
  • Begin installation of underground electric conduit for proposed street lighting
  • Begin rough construction of (2) landscape plazas bordering Brewster-Cross road, possibly curb installation

February 10-28

  • Vertical Granite Curb installation
  • Continue with sidewalk prep
  • Continue with underground electric infrastructure

March 1-15

  • Vertical Granite Curb Installation
  • Finish underground electric work
  • Begin Brick sidewalk construction

March 15-31

  • Continue with Brick Sidewalk Construction
  • Install cobble and brick driveway aprons
  • Install porous pave and tree bed sections with sand-based structural soil

April 1-15

  • Continue with brick sidewalk installation
  • Begin installation of landscape areas and larger trees
  • Begin installation of landscape furnishings (Signs, benches, seat walls, etc)

April 15-30

  • Continue with landscape installation (loam, shrubs and trees)
  • Mill Main St
  • Raise and replace manhole covers
  • Pave Main St


  • Loam and seed landscape areas
  • Install bark mulch
  • Install roadway cobblestones
  • Pave necessary drive aprons
  • Street Line painting
  • Sealcoat post office parking lot and Friends marketplace
  • Furnish and Install Street Lighting (posts, lights, testing, etc)

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