DPW Roadwork Aug 14-18, 2017

Town of Bennington Project List

Week of August 14 – 18, 2017

 

Please Be Advised: Town Offices will be CLOSED on Monday August 14th, 2017 in Observance of the Bennington Battle Day Holiday.

 

Bank Street (North Benn): Thursday Bank Street in North Bennington will have lane restrictions.  Sewer Crews will be rebuilding manholes.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please use caution.

Berard Street will remain Closed.  Highway Crews continue road upgrades.  Please use Phyllis Lane or alternate route.

Church Street (North Benn): Church St in North Bennington will have lane restrictions in place.  Sewer Crews will be rebuilding manholes.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please use caution.

Division Street remains Closed to through traffic all week.  Local traffic will be accommodated.  Water crews continue replacing valves and Highway Crews will be replacing storm drains in preparation for paving.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please find alternate route.

East Road: Will be CLOSED WEDNESDAY between Willow Road and Hewitt Drive for Hydrant & Water line repairs

Imperial Avenue remains closed 6:30am – 3:00pm to through traffic.  Local traffic will be accommodated.  Highway & Sewer Crews continue working on Imperial Avenue rebuilding manholes and storm drains in preparation for paving this summer.  Please find alternate route.  Men & equipment will be in the roadway.  Please use caution.

North Branch Street – Thursday will be Closed between Brooklyn Bridge and Chapel Road from 7:30am – 3:00pm for water main leak repair.  Local Traffic will be accommodated.

Park Street – Highway crews will replacing storm drainage on Park St between Scott St and Gage St. This will require lane restrictions and some road closures. Local Traffic will be accommodated. Please use caution when approaching as men and equipment will be in the roadway.

Townwide Work:

Roadside mowing, tree trimming and weeding also will continue in numerous areas in Bennington.  Please use caution when approaching these areas and leave plenty of room for the tractor and men or equipment on side of the road.

Additionally, Highway Crews will be fixing driveway aprons on the newly paved roads across town.

 

Reminder:

Please DO NOT rake or blow grass and/or leaves into Town streets or Highways as these 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 7-11

Town of Bennington Project List

Week of August 07 – 11, 2017

 

Construction Notice: DEWEY STREET Lane Restrictions

Please be advised Dewey Street will be open to through traffic between Monument Avenue and Blackberry Lane (only) however Lane Restrictions will be necessary.  A private contractor will be cleaning up construction debris and finishing sidewalk work in this section.

Berard Street will remain Closed.  Highway Crews continue road upgrades.  Please use Phyllis Lane or alternate route.

Division Street remains Closed to through traffic all week.  Local traffic will be accommodated.  Water crews continue replacing valves in preparation for paving.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please find alternate route.

Imperial Avenue remains closed 6:30am – 3:00pm to through traffic.  Local traffic will be accommodated.  Highway & Sewer Crews continue working on Imperial Avenue rebuilding manholes and storm drains in preparation for paving this summer.  Please find alternate route.  Men & equipment will be in the roadway.  Please use caution.

Jefferson Avenue, Jefferson Heights, Stonehedge Drive, Greenview Drive: A Private Contractor will continue paving all of the above-mentioned areas.  Weather conditions forced this work to carry over.  Lane restrictions will be in place; Men & equipment will be in the roadway.  Please use caution.

North Branch Street – Tuesday will be Closed between Chapel Road and Catamount MHP on Tuesday from 7:30am – 5:00pm for private contractor work.  Local Traffic will be accommodated.

North Branch Street – Wednesday the same private contractor will require only lane restrictions on North Branch Street between Chapel Road and Catamount MHP (same area) from 7:30am – 5:00pm.  Please use caution when approaching as men and equipment may be in the roadway.

Park Street – Highway crews will begin storm drainage work between Scott Street and Gage Street. This will require lane restrictions and some road closures. Local Traffic will be accommodated. Please use caution when approaching as men and equipment will be in the roadway.

Townwide Work:

Roadside mowing, tree trimming and weeding also will continue in numerous areas in Bennington.  Please use caution when approaching these areas and leave plenty of room for the tractor and men or equipment on side of the road.

Reminder:

Please DO NOT rake or blow grass and/or leaves into Town streets or Highways as these 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 July 24-28, 2017

Town of Bennington Project List

Week of July 24 – 28, 2017

 

Construction Notice: DEWEY STREET PARTIAL CLOSURE

Please be advised Dewey Street will be closed to through traffic between Monument Avenue and Blackberry Lane (only).  A private contractor will be cleaning up construction debris and paving this section. Local traffic only will be accommodated Monday through Friday from 7:00am to 5:00pm

Berard Street will be Closed Wednesday through Friday.  Highway Crews will be installing drainage, subbase and new pavement.

Division Street will be Closed to through traffic all week.  Local traffic will be accommodated.  Water crews will be replacing valves in preparation for paving.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please find alternate route.

Harrison Avenue & Imperial Avenue: Roads will be closed Tuesday and Wednesday 6:30am – 3:00pm to through traffic.  Local traffic will be accommodated.  Highway & Sewer Crews will be working on both Harrison Avenue & Imperial Avenue rebuilding manholes and storm drains in preparation for paving this summer.  Please find alternate route.  Men & equipment will be in the roadway.  Please use caution.

Jefferson Avenue, Jefferson Heights, Stonedhedge Drive, Greenview Drive: A Private Contractor will be paving all of the above-mentioned areas and side streets.  Lane restrictions will be in place; Men & equipment will be in the roadway.  Please use caution.

Rice Lane – will be Closed to through traffic; Local traffic will be accommodated.  The Highway crew will be replacing culverts in preparation for paving.  Please find alternate route.  Local traffic should use caution when approaching as men and equipment will be in the roadway.

Townwide Work:

Roadside mowing, tree trimming and weeding also will continue in numerous areas in Bennington.  Please use caution when approaching these areas and leave plenty of room for the tractor and men or equipment on side of the road.

Reminder:

Please DO NOT rake or blow grass and/or leaves into Town streets or Highways as these 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 July 17-21

Town of Bennington Project List

Week of July 17 – 21, 2017

 Bank Street (Bennington): Bank Street will be CLOSED to through traffic Wednesday 6:30am-3:00pm so Highway crews may repair storm damage on Bank Street (Bennington).  Local traffic will be accommodated. Please find alternate route during those hours.

 Grant Street: Sewer Crews will be rebuilding Manholes.  Lane restrictions will be in place.  Men & equipment will be in the roadway.  Please use caution.

 Harrison Avenue & Imperial Avenue: Highway & Sewer Crews will be working on both Harrison Avenue & Imperial Avenue rebuilding manholes and storm drains in preparation for paving this summer.  Lane restrictions will be in place; Men & equipment will be in the roadway.  Please use caution.

Jefferson Avenue, Jefferson Heights, Stonehedge Drive, Crestwood Drive Greenview Drive Prospect Street (West): Water & Sewer Crews will be working on of the above-mentioned areas rebuilding manholes and storm drains in preparation for paving.  A private contract MAY begin paving mid-week.  Lane restrictions will be in place; Men & equipment will be in the roadway.  Please use caution.

Mt. Anthony Road: Damage Repairs – The Highway crew will be finishing repairs due to recent storm.  Please use caution when approaching as men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Gravel will be spread in numerous locations along Mt. Anthony Road.

Orebed Road – A private contractor will finish paving Orebed road

 

Townwide Work:

Crews will continue to repair storm damaged roads across town.  Please yield to traffic and use caution when approaching these areas.

Roadside mowing, tree trimming and weeding also will continue in numerous areas in Bennington.  Please use caution when approaching these areas and leave plenty of room for the tractor and men or equipment on side of the road.

 

Reminder:

Please DO NOT rake or blow grass and/or leaves into Town streets or Highways as these 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 July 3-7, 2017

Town of Bennington Project List

Week of July 03 – 07, 2017

 

REMINDER: Town Office will be CLOSED Tuesday July 4th, 2017 in observance of the Independence Day Holiday.  Please have a Safe & Happy 4th of July!!!

 

Construction Notice: DEWEY STREET PARTIAL CLOSURE

Please be advised Dewey Street will be closed to through traffic between Monument Avenue and Blackberry Lane (only).  This construction project is expected to run through July 14th. Local traffic only will be accommodated Monday through Friday from 7:00am to 5:00pm

Jefferson Avenue: Highway & Sewer Crews will be working on Jefferson Avenue (and side streets south of Weeks St) in preparation for paving this summer.  Lane restrictions will be in place; Men & equipment will be in the roadway.  Please use caution.

Orebed Road will be Closed to through traffic Wednesday through Friday 6:30am – 3:00pm each day.  Local Traffic will be accommodated.  The Highway crew will be finishing culvert work for paving.  Please use caution when approaching.

 

Townwide Work:

Crews will be rebuilding catch basins town wide in preparation for paving. Some lanes therefore will be restricted.  Please yield to traffic and use caution when approaching these areas.

Crews will be painting lines in the town parking lots this week.  Please avoid overnight parking if possible.

Roadside mowing also continues of Bennington.  Please use caution when approaching these areas and leave plenty of room for the tractor.

 

Reminder:

Please DO NOT rake or blow grass and/or 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 June 26-30, 2017

Town of Bennington Project List

Week of June 26 – 30, 2017


Construction Notice: DEWEY STREET PARTIAL CLOSURE

Please be advised Dewey Street will be closed to through traffic between Monument Avenue and Blackberry Lane (only).  This construction project is expected to run through July 14th. Local traffic only will be accommodated Monday through Friday from 7:00am to 5:00pm

 

Orebed Road will be Closed to through traffic Monday through Friday 7:00am – 3:00pm each day.  Local Traffic will be accommodated.  The Highway crew will continue culvert work in preparation for paving.  Please use caution when approaching.

 

Townwide Work:

Roadway patching continues townwide. Some lanes therefore will be blocked or restricted.  Please yield to traffic and use caution when approaching these areas.

Crews will continue traffic markings in town as well, again lanes may be blocked or restricted.  Please yield to traffic and use caution when approaching these areas.

Roadside mowing also continues of Bennington.  Please use caution when approaching these areas and leave plenty of room for the tractor.

 

Reminder:

Please DO NOT rake or blow grass and/or 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 June 19-23, 2017

Town of Bennington Project List

Week of June 19 – 23, 2017


Construction Notice: DEWEY STREET PARTIAL CLOSURE

Please be advised Dewey Street will be closed to through traffic between Monument Avenue and Blackberry Lane (only).  This construction project is expected to run through July 14th. Local traffic only will be accommodated Monday through Friday from 7:00am to 5:00pm

Orebed Road will be Closed to through traffic Monday through Friday 7:00am – 3:00pm each day.  Local Traffic will be accommodated.  A Highway crew will be installing culverts to prepare for paving.  Please use caution when approaching.

Townwide Work:

Across at various locations in town the Highway Department will be patching utility repair digs.  Some lanes therefore will be blocked or restricted.  Please yield to traffic and use caution when approaching these areas.

Crews will continue traffic markings in town as well, again lanes may be blocked or restricted.  Please yield to traffic and use caution when approaching these areas.

Roadside mowing will continue on the West side of Bennington.  Please use caution when approaching these areas and leave plenty of room for the tractor.

Reminder:

Please DO NOT rake or blow grass and/or 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 June 12-16, 2017

Town of Bennington Project List

Week of June 12 – 16, 2017


Construction Notice: DEWEY STREET PARTIAL CLOSURE

Please be advised Dewey Street will be closed to through traffic between Monument Avenue and Blackberry Lane (only).  This construction project is expected to run through July 14th. Local traffic only will be accommodated Monday through Friday from 7:00am to 5:00pm

 

Walloomsac Road: Monday through Wednesday a crew will continue work on storm water drainage at the intersection of Walloomsac Road and Whipstock Ln.  Lane restrictions will be in place as men and equipment will be in or on the edge of the roadway.  Please use caution when approaching.

 

Townwide Work:

Across at various locations the Highway Department will be patching potholes and utility repair digs.  Some lanes therefore will be blocked or restricted.  Please yield to traffic and use caution when approaching these areas.

Roadside mowing will take place on the West side of Bennington.  Please use caution when approaching these areas.

 

Reminder:

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.

 

 

 

 

 

Water Quality Report Notice

Bennington Water Quality Report 2017

All Town of Bennington Water Customers will be receiving a “Water Quality Report 2017” postcard-notification from the Town of Bennington Water Department.  These postcard notifications with the direct link were mailed on mailed on June 02, 2017.

Property owners that are on the Bennington water system are responsible for the availability of this report to each tenant of those properties.

If you do not receive a copy, or as a tenant one has not been made available to you by your landlord, additional copies are available at the Bennington Town Offices located at 205 South Street.   You may pick up a copy Monday thru Friday 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.  You may also call the Water Department (802) 442-1037 and request one mailed to you.

 

DPW Roadwork June 5-9, 2017

Town of Bennington Project List

Week of June 05 – 09, 2017

 

 Construction Notice: DEWEY STREET PARTIAL CLOSURE

Please be advised Dewey Street will be closed to through traffic between Monument Avenue and Blackberry Lane (only).  This construction project is expected to run through July 14th. Local traffic only will be accommodated Monday through Friday from 7:00am to 5:00pm

Orebed Road: A crew will be working on culverts on Orebed Road as well as tree trimming.  This may require lane restrictions as men and equipment will be in or on the edge of the roadway.  Please use caution when approaching

Walloomsac Road: A crew will be working on storm water drainage on Walloomsac Road near Whipstock Ln.  Lane restrictions will be in place as men and equipment will be in or on the edge of the roadway.  Please use caution when approaching.

Townwide Work:

> Across at various locations the Highway Department will be patching roadways and sidewalks as well as painting road markings.  Some lanes therefore will be blocked.  Please yield to traffic and use caution when approaching these areas.

> The Water Department will be repairing Hydrants found in need of repair during this most recent flushing.  Equipment and men will be on the edge of roadway. Please use caution when approaching

> The Sewer Department will be conducting Manhole assessments throughout town.  Men & equipment will be in the roadway, lane restrictions may be required.  Please use caution when approaching.

 

Reminder:

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.