The roadworks had been put on hold when lockdown was imposed.
Works on Tullamore's streetscape are resuming this week.
ESB Networks are finishing the undergrounding of cables on Bridge Street and Columcille Street - after work was put on hold due to covid-19 restrictions.
With futher easing of the lockdown on May 18th, contractors will return to Columcille Street, to finish resurfacing the road and to upgrade footpaths from the old co-op corner to Durrow Lane.
Independent councillor Seán O'Brien is hoping good progress can be made while traffic remains quieter: