Health & Environment Transportation

Neighborhood Photo: Digging Up Salem Street’s New Pavement

Well, that didn’t last long! After recently repaving Salem Street into a smooth road without lots of patches, crews have started digging up certain pieces for under roadway work, apparently related to NStar power issues. Steve Ayres captures the scene this week in front of the Old North Church.

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