Water Main Extension Update

The water main extension project is proceeding as planned.  The Airport is currently coordinating with the regulatory agencies, the Town of Nantucket and the Wannacomet Water Company. The location of the water main extension project is shown in blue on the PDF document link below.  The installation will occur on Madequecham Valley Road, a portion of Monohansett Road and Skyline Drive Work Areas.  

NOTICE OF MADEQUECHAM VALLEY ROAD DAY CLOSURE

February 7 to March 7

The Nantucket Memorial Airport Commission is notifying all residents and property owners along Madequecham Valley Road (MVR) of temporary daytime road closures associated with the extension of the Wannacomet water main.

MVR will be CLOSED for normal working hours (7:00 am to 4:00 pm) for the following dates:   

  • (Monday – Friday) 02/07/2022 through 03/07/2022 

Nantucket Memorial Airport and the Town of Nantucket have arranged for Police, Fire, EMS, and any other emergency services to have access to all MVR addresses through gates in the Airport’s fences should emergency services be needed during this time.

 

We apologize for any inconveniences these road closures may create, and we appreciate your cooperation and understanding. If you have any questions/ concerns, or specific requests for access, do not hesitate to reach out via phone or email to (978) 320-4839 or ackwatermain@mjinc.com

Weekly Construction Update (2/25/22) 

Waterline Construction Plans (12/14/21)

Notice of Construction (11/11/21)

Project Information and Construction Phasing Plan Flyer (11/10/21)

Notice of Construction (10/14/21) 

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) on the Water Main Construction Project (updated 9/22/21)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) on the Water Main Construction Project (LARGE PRINT VERSION) (updated 9/22/21)

 

Construction Phasing Plan - Blow Up of Work Areas (8/11/21)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) on the Water Main Construction Project (updated 9/22/21)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) on the Water Main Construction Project (LARGE PRINT VERSION) (updated 9/22/21)

 

Public Meetings Held on the Water Main Extension Project

Public Information Meeting - August 11, 2021 at 5:00 PM

The Nantucket Memorial Airport Service/Public Relations Sub-committee hosted a Virtual Public Information Meeting for all interested parties on Wednesday, August 11, 2021 via Zoom Webinar at 5:00 PM to discuss the upcoming water main construction project as part of the ongoing per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) investigation, sampling, and mitigation efforts.   There was also a public comment and question period. 

 

The meeting was recorded and is available on the link posted here.  Link to view the recorded meeting on YouTube

 

Go to the Public Meeting page of this website to view/download the presentation and FAQs on the water main construction project. 

 

Resident Meeting

On December 29, 2020 the Airport held a virtual meeting with affected residents in the Nobadeer Way area.   The meeting and presentation was recorded and is available for viewing on the Zoom link below.    When prompted, enter passcode: 5!eFC7%f    

Nantucket Airport Water Service to Affected Residents - Virtual Meeting Recording

Nantucket Airport & PFAS
Information Portal on PFAS & Water Quality