Water Facilities Improvements - Phase 2

Project Update - October 7, 2019

Project Description: This project involves construction of a water system interconnection between Dover and Somersworth, new wells at Willand Pond, and a new water transmission line from Willand Pond to the Smith and Cummings Well Site.  The improvements will increase the City's water capacity by 850,000 gallons per day.

Upcoming Work Areas:

NH Route 108:

  • No work is anticipated this week. 

Willand Pond:

  • Building work to continue during the week of 10/7/2019.
  • Willand Pond Recreation Area: Access to the walking trails will be open from New Rochester Road.

Smith & Cummings Well Site:

  • Building work to continue during the week of 10/7/2019.
  • Access road work anticipated during the week of 10/7/2019.

Traffic Patterns:

NH Route 108:

  • No detours are anticipated for the week of 10/7/2019. 
  • Questions concerning traffic may be directed to the Dover Police Department Traffic Bureau at (603) 742-4646 or to the Community Services Department at (603) 516-6450.

To view a map of the construction area, click here.