Salem Street and Cedar Street Roadwork


 Contractors for MASS DOT will begin roadwork on Salem Street and Cedar Street 3/21/2022              Salem Street Cedar Street Paving Map

For immediate release:

March 18, 2022


Media Advisory: Woburn


Daytime Lane Closures on Salem Street and Cedar Street


Closures are scheduled for weekdays, 7 a.m. until 3:30 p.m. Monday through Friday, from Monday, March 21 through Monday, May 7


WOBURN – The Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT) is announcing daily lane closures on portions of State Highway Salem Street and Cedar Street between Washington Street and Pine Street in Woburn.  The lane closures will be implemented Monday through Friday between the hours of 7:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. to allow crews to conduct maintenance resurfacing operations safely and effectively.  The work will occur on weekdays from Monday, March 21 through Monday, May 7.


The work will primarily consist of maintenance pavement resurfacing, including utility structure adjustments and pavement marking improvements.  The work will also include limited sidewalk and curb improvements that will be done in advance of the resurfacing.  This maintenance resurfacing work is being done under a District Wide Resurfacing contract with D&R General Contracting as the prime contractor.

The schedule for this work is weather dependent and subject to change without notice.

Milling to begin Friday 4/29/2022 7pm

Structure work M-F from 7am 5pm 5/2/22 – 5/6/22

Repaving Friday night 5/6/22 7pm

Drivers who are traveling through the area should reduce speed and use caution.

Appropriate signage, law enforcement details, and advanced message boards will be in place to guide drivers through the work area.  Detour routes will be appropriately signed during any ramp closures.

For more information on traffic conditions, travelers are encouraged to:


  • Dial 511 and select a route to hear real-time conditions.
  • Visit, a website that provides real-time traffic and incident advisory information, and allows users to subscribe to text and email alerts for traffic conditions.
  • Follow MassDOT on Twitter @MassDOT to receive regular updates on road and traffic conditions.
  • Download MassDOT’s GoTime mobile app and view real-time traffic conditions before setting out on the road.