DPW Roadwork Oct 26-30, 2020

Town of Bennington Project List

Week of October 26 – 30, 2020

Chapel Rd (Upper): North of Crossover Rd to East Rd intersection will be reduced to One-Lane Traffic as a contractor crew finishes paving.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please use Caution and Expect Delays.

Chapel Rd (Lower): South of Crossover Rd to North Branch St will be CLOSED 7:00am-5:30pm as the contractor crew works on the PFOA water main extension project.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Detours will be in place.  Please schedule your time accordingly to account for these detours or find an alternate route.

School St : Main St to Pleasant St will be CLOSED 7:00am-4:00pm all week as a Highway crew installs new drainage as part of the rehabilitation project .  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Detours will be in place.  Please schedule your time accordingly to account for these detours or find an alternate route.

TOWNWIDE:

A Water Crew will be conducting follow-up repairs to hydrants found in need during the recent semi-annual hydrant flushing.  Men and equipment will be in or on edge of the roadway.  Please use Caution and Expect Delays.

A Highway crew will be patching sidewalks in various areas of town.

NORTH BENNINGTON:

A Highway Crew will be picking up leaves across the Village in various locations.  Please use caution when approaching and expect minor delays

 

All Work will be dependent on weather conditions.  Please use caution when entering a construction zone, men and equipment will be in the traveled portion of the road.

 

REMINDER – FALL :

Please DO NOT rake or blow leaves into Town streets or Highways as these clog storm drains and create flooding and driving hazards for the entire community.

Residents and Contractors – Please make sure ALL LOADS ARE COVERED when taking leaves and or brush to the Transfer Station.

DPW Roadwork Oct 19-23, 2020

Town of Bennington Project List

Week of October 19 – 23, 2020

Burgess Rd (Lower): will be reduced to One-Lane Traffic all week as Highway Crew installs new paved sidewalk.  Men and equipment will be in or on edge of the roadway.  Please use Caution and Expect Delays.

Chapel Rd (Lower): North Branch St to Crossover Rd will be CLOSED 7:00am-5:30pm as the contractor crew works on the PFOA water main extension project.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Detours will be in place.  Please schedule your time accordingly to account for these detours or find an alternate route.

East Rd (Upper): North of Crossover Rd to East Rd intersection will be reduced to One-Lane Traffic as a contractor crew stripes new paement.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please use Caution and Expect Delays.

Elm St at Monument Ave: THURSDAY will be reduced to One-Lane Traffic as a Water Crew repairs a water valve.  Men and equipment will be in or on edge of the roadway.  Please use Caution and Expect Delays.

Gage St at Grove St: MONDAY will be reduced to One-Lane Traffic as a Sewer Crew repairs/rebuilds a manhole.  Men and equipment will be in or on edge of the roadway.  Please use Caution and Expect Delays.

Pleasant St: between Park St and Valentine St work has been delayed by contractor.  This area remains rough road until paving/patching can be completed.  Please use caution when approaching.

Polygraphic Ln (N.Benn): Due to weather paving has been rescheduled to Wed & Thurs this week.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please use Caution and Expect Delays.

South Stream Rd between Beech St and SVSU: will be reduced to One-Lane Traffic all week as Highway Crew installs new paved sidewalk.  Men and equipment will be in or on edge of the roadway.  Please use Caution and Expect Delays.

TOWNWIDE:

A Water Crew will be conducting follow-up repairs to hydrants found in need during the recent semi-annual hydrant flushing.  Men and equipment will be in or on edge of the roadway.  Please use Caution and Expect Delays.

NORTH BENNINGTON:

A Highway Crew will be patching potholes across the Village in various locations.  Please use caution when approaching and expect minor delays

All Work will be dependent on weather conditions.  Please use caution when entering a construction zone, men and equipment will be in the traveled portion of the road.

 

REMINDER – FALL :

Please DO NOT rake or blow leaves into Town streets or Highways as these clog storm drains and create flooding and driving hazards for the entire community.

Residents and Contractors – Please make sure ALL LOADS ARE COVERED when taking leaves and or brush to the Transfer Station.

DPW Roadwork Oct 12-16, 2020

Town of Bennington Project List

Week of October 12 – 16, 2020

 Please Be Advised: Town Offices will be CLOSED on Monday October 12th, 2020 in Observance of Indigenous People’s day.

Town Road Crews however will continue to work throughout town

 **Townwide Hydrant Flushing continues through Friday Oct 16th.  This program generally begins on the East side of Town and works its way West during the two-week period.  Some may lose pressure or experience discolored water.  These are normal side effects.  Please run the Cold Water ONLY to restore water.

Burgess Rd (Lower): will be reduced to One-Lane Traffic all week as Highway Crew installs new paved sidewalk.  Men and equipment will be in or on edge of the roadway.  Please use Caution and Expect Delays.

Chapel Rd (Lower): North Branch St to Crossover Rd will be CLOSED 7:00am-5:30pm as the contractor crew works on the PFOA water main extension project.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Detours will be in place.  Please schedule your time accordingly to account for these detours or find an alternate route.

Chapel Rd (Upper): Crossover Rd to East Rd intersection will be reduced to One-Lane Traffic as a contractor crew repairs trenches, road shoulders, and lawns in the PFOA water main extension project.  Men and equipment will be in or on the edge of the roadway.  Please use Caution and Expect Delays.

East Rd (Upper): North of Crossover Rd to East Rd intersection will be reduced to One-Lane Traffic as a contractor crew repairs trenches, road shoulders, and lawns in the PFOA water main extension project.  Men and equipment will be in or on the edge of the roadway.  Please use Caution and Expect Delays.

Pleasant St: between Park St and Valentine St work has been delayed by contractor.  This area remains rough road until paving/patching can be completed.  Please use caution when approaching.

Polygraphic Ln (N.Benn): will be Paved Thurs & Fri this week.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please use Caution and Expect Delays.

Saw Mill Rd: will be reduced to One-Lane Traffic all week as Highway Crew repairs and/or replaces culverts.  Men and equipment will be in or on edge of the roadway.  Please use Caution and Expect Delays.

South Stream Rd between Beech St and SVSU: will be reduced to One-Lane Traffic all week as Highway Crew installs new paved sidewalk.  Men and equipment will be in or on edge of the roadway.  Please use Caution and Expect Delays.

TOWNWIDE:

**Townwide Hydrant Flushing continues Monday October 12th through Friday Oct 16th.  This program generally begins on the East side of Town and works its way West during the two-week period.  Some may lose pressure or experience discolored water.  These are normal side effects.  Please run the Cold Water ONLY to restore water.

All Work will be dependent on weather conditions.  Please use caution when entering a construction zone, men and equipment will be in the traveled portion of the road.

REMINDER – FALL :

Please DO NOT rake or blow leaves into Town streets or Highways as these clog storm drains and create flooding and driving hazards for the entire community.

Residents and Contractors – Please make sure ALL LOADS ARE COVERED when taking leaves and or brush to the Transfer Station.

Roadwork Oct 05-09, 2020

Town of Bennington Project List

Week of October 05 – 09, 2020

 

**Townwide Hydrant Flushing begins Monday October 5th  and runs for two-weeks through Friday Oct 16th.  This program generally begins on the East side of Town and works its way West during the two-week period.  Some may lose pressure or experience discolored water.  These are normal side effects.  Please run the Cold Water ONLY to restore water.

Additionally –

Burgess Rd (Lower): will be reduced to One-Lane Traffic as a Highway Crew prepares sidewalk and curbing for new paved sidewalks.  Men and equipment will be in or on edge of the roadway.  Please use Caution and Expect Delays.

Chapel Rd (Lower): North Branch St to Crossover Rd will be CLOSED 7:00am-5:30pm as the contractor crew works on the PFOA water main extension project.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Detours will be in place.  Please schedule your time accordingly to account for these detours or find an alternate route.

Chapel Rd (Upper): Crossover Rd to East Rd intersection will be reduced to One-Lane Traffic as a contractor crew repairs trenches, road shoulders, and lawns in the PFOA water main extension project.  Men and equipment will be in or on the edge of the roadway.  Please use Caution and Expect Delays.

East Rd (Upper): North of Crossover Rd to East Rd intersection will be reduced to One-Lane Traffic as a contractor crew repairs trenches, road shoulders, and lawns in the PFOA water main extension project.  Men and equipment will be in or on the edge of the roadway.  Please use Caution and Expect Delays.

Pleasant St: WEDNESDAY between Park St and Valentine St will be CLOSED as a contractor continues work on a new water line and paves the trench.  Detours will be in place.  Please schedule your time accordingly to account for these detours or find an alternate route.

Polygraphic Ln (N.Benn): will be Paved during this week.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please use Caution and Expect Delays.

Saw Mill Rd: will be reduced to One-Lane Traffic all week as Highway Crew repairs and/or replaces culverts.  Men and equipment will be in or on edge of the roadway.  Please use Caution and Expect Delays.

South Stream Rd between Beech St and SVSU: will be reduced to One-Lane Traffic all week as Highway Crew removes old sidewalk and curbing in preparation for new paved sidewalks.  Men and equipment will be in or on edge of the roadway.  Please use Caution and Expect Delays.

TOWNWIDE:

**Townwide Hydrant Flushing begins Monday October 5th  and runs for two-weeks through Friday Oct 16th.  This program generally begins on the East side of Town and works its way West during the two-week period.  Some may lose pressure or experience discolored water.  These are normal side effects.  Please run the Cold Water ONLY to restore water.

All Work will be dependent on weather conditions.  Please use caution when entering a construction zone, men and equipment will be in the traveled portion of the road.

 

REMINDER – FALL :

Please DO NOT rake or blow leaves into Town streets or Highways as these clog storm drains and create flooding and driving hazards for the entire community.

Residents and Contractors – Please make sure ALL LOADS ARE COVERED when taking leaves and or brush to the Transfer Station.

DPW Roadwork Sept 28-Oct 02

Town of Bennington Project List

Week of September 28 – October 02, 2020

Burgess Rd: will be reduced to One-Lane Traffic as a Highway Crew removes old sidewalk and curbing in preparation for new paved sidewalks.  Men and equipment will be in or on edge of the roadway.  Please use Caution and Expect Delays.

Chapel Rd (Lower): North Branch St to Crossover Rd will be CLOSED 7:00am-5:30pm as the contractor crew works on the PFOA water main extension project.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Detours will be in place.  Please schedule your time accordingly to account for these detours or find an alternate route.

County St between Safford St and Park St: will be reduced to One-Lane Traffic all week as Highway Crew continues storm drain repairs along this section of County St.  Men and equipment will be on edge of the roadway.  Please use Caution and Expect Delays.

Depot St (N.Benn): Wednesday & Thursday will be reduced to One-Lane Traffic while a large hazard tree is removed from Village right-of-way.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please use Caution and Expect Delays.

Imperial Avenue (West/Lower side): will be CLOSED Tuesday through Friday as Highway Crew begins repair and/or removal work of retaining wall and sidewalks.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please use Caution and Find Alternate Route.

Pleasant St: between Park St and Valentine St remains rough road until paving/patching can be completed.  Please use caution when approaching.

Polygraphic Ln (N.Benn): will be Paved Tuesday.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please use Caution and Expect Delays.

Scott St: remains rough road until paving/patching can be completed.  Please use caution when approaching.

South Stream Rd between Beech St and SVSU: will be reduced to One-Lane Traffic all week as Highway Crew removes old sidewalk and curbing in preparation for new paved sidewalks.  Men and equipment will be in or on edge of the roadway.  Please use Caution and Expect Delays.

TOWNWIDE:

A sewer crew will be repairing several Manholes across town.  Please use caution when approaching.  Men & equipment will be in the roadway.

A water crew will be clearing and working several water valves across town in preparation for semi-annual Hydrant Flushing the following week

All Work will be dependent on weather conditions.  Please use caution when entering a construction zone, men and equipment will be in the traveled portion of the road.

REMINDER – FALL :

Please DO NOT rake or blow leaves into Town streets or Highways as these clog storm drains and create flooding and driving hazards for the entire community.

Residents and Contractors – Please make sure ALL LOADS ARE COVERED when taking leaves and or brush to the Transfer Station.

Fall Hydrant Flushing

DPW Roadwork Sept 21-25, 2020

Town of Bennington Project List

Week of September 21 – 25, 2020

Burgess Rd: will be reduced to One-Lane Traffic Wednesday through Friday as a Highway Crew removes old sidewalk and curbing in preparation for new paved sidewalks.  Men and equipment will be in or on edge of the roadway.  Please use Caution and Expect Delays.

Chapel Rd (Upper): Crossover Rd to Jack’s Drive will be CLOSED 7:00am-5:30pm as the contractor crew works on the PFOA water main extension project.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Detours will be in place.  Please schedule your time accordingly to account for these detours or find an alternate route.

Coolidge Ave: will be reduced to One-Lane Traffic Monday through Wednesday as a Highway Crew removes old sidewalk and curbing in preparation for new paved sidewalks.  Men and equipment will be in or on edge of the roadway.  Please use Caution and Expect Delays.

County St between Safford St and Park St: will be reduced to One-Lane Traffic all week as Highway Crew continues storm drain repairs along this section of County St.  Men and equipment will be on edge of the roadway.  Please use Caution and Expect Delays.

Gage St: Rec Center area: remains rough road until the private contractor can complete new waterline work.  Please use caution when approaching.

Imperial Avenue (West/Lower side): will be CLOSED Tuesday through Friday as Highway Crew begins repair and/or removal work of retaining wall and sidewalks.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please use Caution and Find Alternate Route.

Pleasant St: between Park St and Valentine St remains rough road until paving/patching can be completed.  Please use caution when approaching.

Polygraphic Ln (N.Benn): will be graded Thursday in preparation for paving for following week.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please use Caution and Expect Delays.

Scott St: remains rough road until paving/patching can be completed.  Please use caution when approaching.

Water St (N.Benn): Monday – will be reduced to One-Lane Traffic while a large hazard tree is removed on edge of roadway.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please use Caution and Expect Delays.

All Work will be dependent on weather conditions.  Please use caution when entering a construction zone, men and equipment will be in the traveled portion of the road.

 

REMINDER – FALL :

Please DO NOT rake or blow leaves into Town streets or Highways as these clog storm drains and create flooding and driving hazards for the entire community.

Residents and Contractors – Please make sure ALL LOADS ARE COVERED when taking leaves and or brush to the Transfer Station.

DPW Roadwork Sept 14-18, 2020

Town of Bennington Project List

Week of September 14 – 18, 2020

Burgess Rd: will be reduced to One-Lane Traffic all week as a Highway Crew prepares the area for new paved sidewalks.  Men and equipment will be in or on edge of the roadway.  Please use Caution and Expect Delays.

Chapel Rd (Upper): North of Crossover Rd continues to be CLOSED 7:00am-5:30pm as the contractor crew works on the PFOA water main extension project.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Detours will be in place.  Please schedule your time accordingly to account for these detours or find an alternate route.

Coolidge Ave: will be reduced to One-Lane Traffic all week as a Highway Crew prepares the area for new paved sidewalks.  Men and equipment will be in or on edge of the roadway.  Please use Caution and Expect Delays

Gage St: Rec Center area: remains rough road until the private contractor can complete new waterline work.  Please use caution when approaching.

Pleasant St: between Park St and Valentine St remains rough road until paving/patching can be completed.  Please use caution when approaching.

Polygraphic Ln (N.Benn): continues to be reduced to One-Lane Traffic while a Sewer Crew continues work on the Sewer Main Replacement project.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please use Caution and Expect Delays.

Scott St: Monday and Tuesday will be reduced to One-Lane Traffic for a sewer service line repair.  Men and equipment will be in or on edge of the roadway.  Please use Caution and Expect Delays

TOWNWIDE:

Weed eating & Roadside Mowing continues across town at various locations.  PLEASE USE CAUTION when approaching these areas and expect delays.

All Work will be dependent on weather conditions.  Please use caution when entering a construction zone, men and equipment will be in the traveled portion of the road.

REMINDER – FALL :

Please DO NOT rake or blow leaves into Town streets or Highways as these clog storm drains and create flooding and driving hazards for the entire community.

Residents and Contractors – Please make sure ALL LOADS ARE COVERED when taking leaves and or brush to the Transfer Station.

DPW Roadwork Sept 7-11, 2020

Town of Bennington Project List

Week of September 07 – 11, 2020

 

Town Office will be CLOSED Monday September 7th, 2020 in observance of  Labor Day. 

Additionally, there will be NO Roadwork on Monday September 07th, 2020. 

Please have a Safe Labor Day Holiday!!!

 Beech St: Ballfield area will be Closed Wednesday to through traffic and lane restrictions the rest of the week while Highway Crew installs new Catch Basin (storm drain) near the ballfield.  Please use Caution when traveling men and equipment will be in the road.  Expect Delays or find alternate route.

Chapel Rd (Upper): North of Crossover Rd continues to be CLOSED 7:00am-5:30pm as the contractor crew works on the PFOA water main extension project.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Detours will be in place.  Please schedule your time accordingly to account for these detours or find an alternate route.

County St between Safford St and Park St: will be reduced to One-Lane Traffic all week as Highway Crew cleans and repairs storm drains along County St.  Men and equipment will be on edge of the roadway.  Please use Caution and Expect Delays.

Gage St: (Safford St to Grove St): Thursday will be CLOSED as a contractor paves the disturbed area of the new water connection for the Rec Ctr.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Detours will be in place. Please schedule your time accordingly to account for these detours or find an alternate route. 

Kocher Drive: between Aldi’s and Performance Dr continues to have lane restrictions while a contractor continues work on the Pedestrian Sidewalk Extension project.  Men and equipment will be in or on the edge of the roadway.  Please use Caution and Expect Delays.

Pleasant St: between Park St and Main St intersection will be CLOSED Thursday while a private contractor taps the water main for a rehabilitation project.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Detours will be in place. Please schedule your time accordingly to account for these detours or find an alternate route.

Polygraphic Ln (N.Benn): continues to be reduced to One-Lane Traffic while a Sewer Crew continues work on the Sewer Main Replacement project.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please use Caution and Expect Delays.

TOWNWIDE:

Weed eating & Roadside Mowing continues across town at various locations.  Please use Caution when approaching these areas and expect delays.

A Highway crew will be Grading various dirt roads across town. Please use Caution when approaching these areas and expect delays.

NORTH BENNINGTON

Tuesday & Wednesday Highway Crew will be cleaning catch basins across the village.  Please use caution when approaching these areas.  Men & equipment will be in or on the edge of the roadway.

 

All Work will be dependent on weather conditions.  Please use caution when entering a construction zone, men and equipment will be in the traveled portion of the road.

REMINDER – Summer :

Please DO NOT rake or blow leaves into Town streets or Highways as this clogs storm drains and creates flooding and driving hazards for the entire community.

Residents and Contractors – Please make sure ALL LOADS ARE COVERED when taking leaves and or brush to the Transfer Station.

 

DPW Roadwork Aug 31-Sept 04, 2020

Town of Bennington Project List

Week of August 31-September 04, 2020

 

Beech St: will be reduced to One-Lane all week while Highway Crew installs new Catch Basin (storm drain) near the ballfield.  Please use Caution when traveling men and equipment will be in the road.  Expect Delays or find alternate route.

Burgess Rd: Monday &Tuesday will be reduced to One-Lane while Highway Crew works with contractor to finish paving. Please use Caution when traveling and Expect Delays or find alternate route.

Chapel Rd (Upper): North of Crossover Rd continues to be CLOSED 7:00am-5:30pm as the contractor crew works on the PFOA water main extension project.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Detours will be in place.  Please schedule your time accordingly to account for these detours or find an alternate route.

Kocher Drive: between Aldi’s and Performance Dr continues to have lane restrictions while a contractor continues work on the Pedestrian Sidewalk Extension project.  Men and equipment will be in or on the edge of the roadway.  Please use Caution and Expect Delays.

Matteson Road: Thursday will be reduced to One-Lane, while Highway crew works with contractor to finish paving.  Please use caution when traveling or find alternate route.

Performance Dr: Wednesday will be reduced to One-Lane, while Highway crew works with contractor to finish paving.  Please use caution when traveling or find alternate route.

Polygraphic Ln (N.Benn): will once again be reduced to One-Lane Traffic for the next 2 weeks while a Sewer Crew returns to work on the Sewer Main Replacement project.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please use Caution and Expect Delays.

TOWNWIDE:

Weed eating & Roadside Mowing continues across town at various locations.  PLEASE USE CAUTION when approaching these areas and expect delays.

Roadside mowing is also being done across North Bennington.  Please use caution when approaching these areas.

All Work will be dependent on weather conditions.  Please use caution when entering a construction zone, men and equipment will be in the traveled portion of the road.

REMINDER – Summer :

Please DO NOT rake or blow leaves into Town streets or Highways as this clogs storm drains and creates flooding and driving hazards for the entire community.

 Residents and Contractors – Please make sure ALL LOADS ARE COVERED when taking leaves and or brush to the Transfer Station.