Clipper City Rail Trail & Harborwalk News & Announcements

10/24/18 - Phase II Project Update

10/24/18 - Phase II Project Update:

November 14, 2017 Construction Update:

During the past month, the contractor and subcontractors have installed some plantings, more fencing and concrete flatwork, installed... more ››

October 12, 2017 Construction Update:

During the past month, the Rail Trail contractor advanced the shaping and grading and installation of the gravel base and adjacent topsoil... more ››

September 12, 2017: Construction Update

Earlier this year, the contractor found some additional soil contamination in a portion of the old rail corridor behind the Wastewater... more ››

January 27, 2017: Construction Update

The City provided a presentation on the construction progress to date at a well-attended public meeting at City Hall on 12/1/16.  During... more ››

November 4, 2016: Construction Update

During the past seven weeks, the Rail Trail contractor constructed a new timber retaining wall south of the High Street trail underpass,... more ››

September 15, 2016: Construction Update

During the past two months, the Rail Trail contractor has worked with the City, the City’s designer and MassDOT to largely resolve the... more ››

7-21-16: Construction update

During the past month, the state Rail Trail contractor completed clearing trees and is in the process of removing stumps and stripping,... more ››

6/10/16: Tree clearing begins on Phase II Rail Trail; Dumping of private yard waste in corridor needs to cease

During the past month, the Rail Trail contractor has been providing a number of “submittals” – information provided for approval of... more ››

Construction update 5-12-16

The Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT) has contracted with E.T.&L.