DPW Roadwork Oct 23 – 27, 2017

Town of Bennington Project List

Week of October 23-27, 2017

 

Construction Notice: DEWEY STREET PARTIAL CLOSURE

Please be advised Dewey Street will be closed to through traffic between Monument Avenue and Hospital Drive (only).  This construction project is expected to run 6-7 Weeks beginning Monday October 2 through November 24th. Local traffic only will be accommodated Monday through Friday from 7:00am to 5:00pm

 Construction Notice: PFOA Water Line Extensions work has begun.  This will require road closures.  Please see below.

 

Division Street remains Closed to through traffic all week.  Local traffic WILL be accommodated.  Highway & Sewer crews will continue preparation work for paving.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please find alternate route.

 

Eastview Drive – Monday will be reduced to one-lane traffic.  A Water Crew will be repairing a leaking water valve.  Local traffic WILL be accommodated.    Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please use caution when approaching.  Expect minor delays.

 

Fairview Street will be Closed to through traffic all week for PFOA Water Line Extension Work.  Local traffic WILL be accommodated.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please find alternate route.

 

Grove Street – will be Closed to through traffic all week.  Local traffic WILL be accommodated.  Highway & Sewer crews will continue preparation work for paving.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please find alternate route.

 

Murphy Road will be Closed to through traffic for two a week period for PFOA Water Line Extension Work.  Local traffic WILL be accommodated.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please find alternate route.

 

Orebed Road will be Closed to through traffic for a two-week period for PFOA Water Line Extension Work.  Local traffic WILL be accommodated.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please find alternate route.

 

Park Street between Gage St and Park St will be closed to through traffic.  Highway & Sewer crews will continue preparation work for paving.  Local traffic and Busses WILL be accommodated.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please find alternate route.

 

Townwide Work: A Water Crew will be working various areas rebuilding/repairing Hydrants.  This will require men and equipment in the roadway.  Please use caution when approaching.  Expect minor delays.

 

Reminder – Leaf Season:

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 Oct 16-20, 2017

Town of Bennington Project List

Week of October 16-20, 2017

 

Construction Notice: DEWEY STREET PARTIAL CLOSURE

Please be advised Dewey Street will be closed to through traffic between Monument Avenue and Hospital Drive (only).  This construction project is expected to run 6-7 Weeks beginning Monday October 2 through November 24th. Local traffic only will be accommodated Monday through Friday from 7:00am to 5:00pm

 

Construction Notice: PFOA Water Line Extensions begin Monday.  This will require road closures.  Please see below.

 

Division Street remains Closed to through traffic all week.  Local traffic WILL be accommodated.  Highway crews will be removing old blacktop in preparation for paving.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please find alternate route.

Fairview Street will be Closed to through traffic all week for PFOA Water Line Extension Work.  Local traffic WILL be accommodated.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please find alternate route.

Grove Street – will be Closed to through traffic all week.  Local traffic WILL be accommodated.  Highway crews will be removing old blacktop in preparation for paving.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please find alternate route.

Murphy Road will be Closed to through traffic for two a week period for PFOA Water Line Extension Work.  Local traffic WILL be accommodated.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please find alternate route.

Orebed Road will be Closed to through traffic for a two-week period for PFOA Water Line Extension Work.  Local traffic WILL be accommodated.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please find alternate route.

Park Street between Gage St and Park St will be Closed MONDAY to through traffic between 8:30am-2:00pm.  Crews will be removing old blacktop in preparation for paving.  Local traffic and Busses WILL be accommodated.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please find alternate route.

South StreetTUESDAY Northbound Lane (only) will be CLOSED from Union Street to Main Street.  All Northbound Traffic will be re-routed via Elm Street between 7:00am and 6:00pm.  A private contractor will be repairing a sewer service line on South Street.  Please find alternate route and expect delays.

Townwide Work: A Sewer Crew will be working various areas sealing newly rebuilt manholes.  This will require men and equipment in the roadway.  Please use caution when approaching.  Expect minor delays.

 

Reminder – Leaf Season:

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 Oct 09-13, 2017

Town of Bennington Project List

Week of October 09 – 13, 2017

 

Please Be Advised: Town Offices will be CLOSED on Monday October 9th, 2017 in Observance of the Columbus Day Holiday.  Road Crews will continue working throughout town

 

Construction Notice: DEWEY STREET PARTIAL CLOSURE

Please be advised Dewey Street will be closed to through traffic between Monument Avenue and Hospital Drive (only).  This construction project is expected to run 6-7 Weeks beginning Monday October 2 through November 24th. Local traffic only will be accommodated Monday through Friday from 7:00am to 5:00pm

 

Townwide Hydrant Flushing continues Monday and Tuesday.  Some may lose pressure or experience discolored water.  These are normal side effects.  Please run the Cold Water ONLY to restore water.

Water Crews will then repair any hydrants necessary the rest of the week throughout town.  This may require men and equipment on the edge of the roadway.  Please use caution when approaching.

 

Coolidge Avenue- Crews will be digging a sewer line Monday.  This will require a road closure.  Please find an alternate route.  Local traffic will be accommodated.  Additionally, a Private Contractor is scheduled to pave Coolidge Avenue (weather dependent) later in the week.  The street will be reduced to one-lane traffic during paving.  Please expect delays.

 Division Street remains Closed to through traffic all week.  Local traffic WILL be accommodated.  Highway crews will be pouring concrete sidewalks and driveway aprons.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please find alternate route.

Grandview Street- a Private Contractor is scheduled to pave Grandview Street (weather dependent).  The street will be reduced to one-lane traffic.  Please expect delays.

Grove Street – will be Closed to through traffic all week.  Local traffic WILL be accommodated.  Highway crews will be pouring concrete sidewalks and driveway aprons.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please find alternate route.

 Jefferson Avenue – Sewer Crews will be rebuilding/repairing manholes Wednesday and Thursday (weather dependent) on Jefferson Avenue.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway. Please use caution and expect delays.

 

Reminder – Leaf Season:

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 Oct 02 – 06, 2017

Town of Bennington Project List

Week of October 02-06, 2017

 

 Construction Notice: DEWEY STREET PARTIAL CLOSURE

Please be advised Dewey Street will be closed to through traffic between Monument Avenue and Hospital Drive (only).  This construction project is expected to run 6-7 Weeks beginning Monday October 2 through November 24th. Local traffic only will be accommodated Monday through Friday from 7:00am to 5:00pm

  

Townwide Hydrant Flushing continues Monday October 02 through Friday October 06th.  Some may lose pressure or experience discolored water.  These are normal side effects.  Please run the Cold Water ONLY to restore water.

 

 Division Street remains Closed to through traffic all week.  Local traffic WILL be accommodated.  Highway crews will be pouring concrete sidewalks.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please find alternate route.

Grove Street – will be Closed to through traffic all week.  Local traffic WILL be accommodated.  Highway crews will be pouring concrete sidewalks.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please find alternate route.

  

Townwide Work:

Reminder – Leaf Season:

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 Sept 25-29, 2017

Town of Bennington Project List

Week of September 25 – 29, 2017

 

Please be Advised:  Townwide HYDRANT FLUSHING begins Monday September 25th and runs for two-weeks through Friday October 06th.  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.

  

Division Street remains Closed to through traffic all week.  Local traffic WILL be accommodated.  Highway crews will be pouring concrete sidewalks.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please find alternate route.

Grove Street – will be Closed to through traffic all week.  Local traffic WILL be accommodated.  Highway crews will be pouring concrete sidewalks.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please find alternate route.

Hall Street – North Bennington – Friday will be reduced to one lane traffic.  Sewer Department will be repairing a sewer main.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please use caution.

 Park Street – Wednesday between Gage Street & Scott St will be reduced to One-Lane Traffic.  Highway Crew will be working on Sidewalk repair between Gage Street & Scott Street.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please use caution and expect delays.

  

Reminder – Leaf Season:

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 Sept 18-22

Town of Bennington Project List

Week of September 18 – 22, 2017

  

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

 

Grove Street – will be Closed to through traffic all week.  Local traffic WILL be accommodated.  Sewer and Highway crews will be working in preparation for paving.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please find alternate route.

  

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.

Townwide Hydrant Flushing Schedule

Town of Bennington’s Semi-Annual

Water Main HYDRANT FLUSHING

2 Week Period

Monday through Friday

7:00am thru 5:00pm

SEPTEMBER 25 – 29, 2017

AND

OCTOBER 02 – 06, 2017

 

  • Bennington’s Hydrant Flushing is a STATE Mandated Program that occurs every April and October.
  • It is ensures higher Water Quality and allows for proper Hydrant Maintenance for Fire Protection.
  • You may experience low water pressure.
  • You may also experience discolored water.
  • These are normal and unavoidable side effects of the program.
  • We recommend you schedule clothes washing and other cleaning projects after daily flushing hours and once your water has run clear.
  • If you experience discolored water Run Your Cold Water Until It Is Clear.

 

 

Any further questions please call the Bennington Town Offices at 442-1037.

 

DPW Roadwork Sept 11-15, 2017

Town of Bennington Project List

Week of September 11 – 15, 2017

 

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

Grove Street – will be Closed to through traffic all week.  Local traffic WILL be accommodated.  Sewer and Highway crews will be working 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.

Main Street (West) – Thursday will be reduced to One-Lane Traffic between Convent Ave and McKinley St for a waterline repair.  Please expect delays and use caution when approaching.  Men & equipment will be in the roadway.

Maple Street – Tuesday will be Closed between Spring St and Gage St for a waterline repair.  Local Traffic will be accommodated.  Please find alternate route.  Men & equipment will be in the roadway.  Please use caution.

Union Street – Monday will be reduced to one-lane traffic between Silver Street and Short St for a water hydrant repair.  Men & equipment will be in the roadway.  Please use caution.

Valentine Street – Monday will be Closed between Union St and Main St for a water hydrant repair.  Local Traffic will be accommodated.  Please find alternate route.  Men & equipment will be in the roadway.  Please use caution.

 

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 Sept 4-8, 2017

Town of Bennington Project List

Week of September 04 – 08, 2017

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

 

Division Street remains Closed to through traffic all week.  Local traffic WILL be accommodated.  Water, Sewer and Highway crews continue preparation work 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 – Tuesday/Wednesday will be Closed between Weeks St and Elm St for road repair due to a waterline dig.  Please find an alternate route.  Local Traffic will be accommodated.

Maple Street – Tuesday will be Closed between Spring St and Gage St for a waterline repair.  Local Traffic will be accommodated.  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 Bell St from 7:00am – 3:00pm for a water line repair.  Local Traffic will be accommodated.  Please find an alternate route.  Men & equipment will be in the roadway.  Please use caution.

Park Street – will remain CLOSED to through traffic between Gage St & Scott St as Highway & Sewer crews continue storm drain and manhole rehabilitation.  Local Traffic will be accommodated.  Please find an alternate route.

Union Street – Wednesday will be reduced to one-lane traffic between Silver Street and Short St for a water hydrant repair.  Men & equipment will be in the roadway.  Please use caution.

Valentine Street – Wednesday will be Closed between Union St and Main St for a water hydrant repair.  Local Traffic will be accommodated.  Please find alternate route.  Men & equipment will be in the roadway.  Please use caution.

 

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 Aug 21-25, 2017

Town of Bennington Project List

Week of August 21 – 25, 2017

 

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

Chapel Road: Will be reduced to One-lane on Friday between Crossover Rd and Chapel Road MHP for a valve repair.  Please use caution when approaching.  Men & equipment will be on the edge of the road.

Division PLACE: Will be Closed Tuesday to ALL vehicles.  Resident vehicles with intended use on Tuesday must remove your car by 7:00am.  Local traffic cannot be accommodated. Water crews will be repairing a valve at the intersection of Division Place and Division Street.  Please find alternate parking from 7:00am – 3:00pm

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.

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.

Monument Circle – Thursday will be Closed between #3 Monument Circle and Monument Ave from 7:00am – 3:00pm for water valve repair.  Local Traffic will be accommodated.  Please use caution as men & equipment will be on the edge of the road

North Branch Street – Wednesday will be Closed between Furnace Brook Road and Bowen Road from 7:00am – 3:00pm for water hydrant repair.  Local Traffic will be accommodated.

Park Street – will be CLOSED to through traffic between Gage St & Scott St as Highway & Sewer will be replacing storm drainage and manhole rehabilitation.  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.