Town of Bennington 2018 Summer Seasonal Positions

The Town of Bennington is seeking qualified candidates for two Summer seasonal positions. A Highway Division – Summer Maintenance Laborer and a Public Works Summer Data Collector/Computer Technician.

Qualifications include license in good standing.

The job descriptions for both positions are available below.   Applications may be obtained at and should be sent to the Town Manager’s Office, ATTN: Human Resources, 205 South Street, P.O. Box 469, Bennington, Vermont, 05201. Closing date for applications is May 18th, 2018.

Bennington is an EOE employer. The Town of Bennington does not discriminate against a qualified individual with a disability in the admission or access to, or treatment or employment in, its programs or activities.

Highway Division – Job Description

Public Works – Job Description

DPW Roadwork May 07 – 11, 2018

Town of Bennington Project List

Week of May 07 – 11, 2018

 

** Reminder:  HAZARDOUS WASTE DAY

Saturday May 12, 2018  8:00am – 1:00pm ONLY.  Regular Garbage and recycling accepted till 3:00pm

 

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

 Austin Hill Road will be Closed from Bard Road to Vail Road to through traffic for PFOA Water Line Extension Work through May 18th.  Local traffic (including buses) WILL be accommodated.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please find alternate route.

 Bard Road will be Closed to through traffic for PFOA Water Line Extension Work through May 18th.  Local traffic (including buses) WILL be accommodated.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please find alternate route.

Depot Street from Main Street to River Street will be reduced to One-Lane traffic for a Sewer Line Repair.   Men and equipment will be on edge of the roadway.  Please use caution and expect delays.

 Main StreetDOWNTOWN area. Highway crews will be cleaning and preparing Main Street for Mayfest later in the month.  Men and equipment will be on edge of the roadway.  Please use caution and expect delays.

 Matt Dr will be Closed to through traffic for PFOA Water Line Extension Work through May 11th.  Local traffic (including buses) WILL be accommodated.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please find alternate route.

 Matteson Road will be Closed from Rice Lane to Harlan Rd to through traffic for PFOA Water Line Extension Work through May 18th.  Local traffic (including buses) WILL be accommodated.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please find alternate route.

 Murphy Road will be Closed from Austin Hill to Papermill Bridge to through traffic for PFOA Water Line Extension Work through May 11th.  Local traffic (including buses) WILL be accommodated.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please find alternate route.

 Orebed Road will be reduced to One-Lane traffic for PFOA Water Line Extension Work through May 11th.  Local traffic (including buses) WILL be accommodated.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please expect Delays.

 Park Street (North Bennington) will be Closed to through traffic for PFOA Water Line Extension Work Local traffic (including buses) WILL be accommodated.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please find alternate route.

 Red Pine Road will continue to be Closed to through traffic for PFOA Water Line Extension Work Local traffic (including buses) WILL be accommodated.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please find alternate route.

 Riverside Drive will be reduced to One-Lane traffic for PFOA Water Line Extension Work through May 11th.  Local traffic (including buses) WILL be accommodated.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please expect Delays.

 Silk Road will continue to be Closed to through traffic for PFOA Water Line Extension Work through May 11th, 2018.  Local traffic (including buses) WILL be accommodated.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please find alternate route.

 Walloomsac Road will be Closed to through traffic between Dermody Rd and Fairview Street for PFOA Water Line Extension Work through May 11th, 2018.  Local traffic (including buses) WILL be accommodated.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please find alternate route.

                      **William H. Morse Airport may be accessed by way of Dermody Road

  

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.

 

 

 

Select Board Meeting – April 30, 2018

The Select Board Meeting scheduled for today at 5:00 PM, April 30, 2018, has been cancelled.

Cemetery Clean-Up Schedule

Town of Bennington

Cemetery Clean-up

 May 2nd through May 11th

The Town of Bennington will be conducting its semi-annual Cemetery Clean-up at the following cemeteries:

  • White Chapel Cemetery
  • Hinsdillville Cemetery
  • Village Cemetery

If you have items that you wish to keep, please have them removed prior to Wednesday May 2nd, 2018.

We will not remove any cement urns.

If you have any questions please call the Town Office at 442-1044.

 

Board of Civil Authority – May 7, 2018

Town of Bennington
BOARD OF CIVIL AUTHORITY

Town Clerk’s Office
205 South Street, Bennington, VT

Monday, May 7, 2018
5:00 PM

Agenda

  1. Discuss June 5th Special Town Meeting

Select Board Meeting – April 30, 2018

MEETING NOTICE
BENNINGTON SELECT BOARD
Monday, April 30, 2018
Bennington Town Office
Conference Room
205 South Street
Bennington, VT 05201

AGENDA
5:00 PM

1. Executive Session – (5:00 PM)
A. Personnel

 

 

 

DPW Roadwork Apr 30 – May 4, 2018

Town of Bennington Project List

Week of APRIL 30 – May 04, 2018

 

**NOTICE: Hydrant Flushing Continues Monday April 30th through Friday May 05th

 

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

 

Matteson Road will be Closed to through traffic for PFOA Water Line Extension Work through May 11th, 2018.  Local traffic (including buses) WILL be accommodated.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please find alternate route.

 Murphy Road will  be Closed from Austin Hill Rd to Papermill Bridge to through traffic for PFOA Water Line Extension Work through May 11th, 2018.  Local traffic (including buses) WILL be accommodated.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please find alternate route.

 Park Street (North Bennington) will be Closed to through traffic for PFOA Water Line Extension Work Local traffic (including buses) WILL be accommodated.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please find alternate route.

 Pippin Knoll Road will be reduced to One-Lane traffic for PFOA Water Line Extension Work Local traffic (including buses) WILL be accommodated.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please Expect Delays

 Red Pine Road will continue to be Closed to through traffic for PFOA Water Line Extension Work Local traffic (including buses) WILL be accommodated.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please find alternate route.

 Silk Road will continue to be Closed to through traffic for PFOA Water Line Extension Work through May 11th, 2018.  Local traffic (including buses) WILL be accommodated.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please find alternate route.

 Walloomsac Road will be Closed to through traffic between Dermody Rd and Fairview Street for PFOA Water Line Extension Work through May 4th, 2018.  Local traffic (including buses) WILL be accommodated.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please find alternate route.

 

** REMINDER:   HAZARDOUS WASTE DAY

Saturday May 12, 2018  8:00am – 1:00pm only.  Regular Garbage and recycling accepted till 3:00pm

DPW Roadwork April 23-27, 2018

Town of Bennington Project List

Week of APRIL 23 – 27, 2018

 

NOTICE:  Hydrant Flushing begins Monday April 23th through May 05th

 

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

 Austin Hill Road will be reduced to ONE-Lane traffic from Bard Road to Vail Road for PFOA Water Line Extension Work through May 5th.  Local traffic (including buses) WILL be accommodated.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please Expect Delays.

 Hillside Street (North Bennington) will be Closed to through traffic through May 5th, 2018 for PFOA Water Line Extension Work .  Local traffic (including buses) WILL be accommodated.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please find alternate route.

 Matteson Rd from Rice Lane to Harland Dr will continue to be Closed to through traffic through May 5th, 2018 for PFOA Water Line Extension Work .  Local traffic (including buses) WILL be accommodated.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please find alternate route.

 Murphy Road from Rte 67 to Austin Hill Rd will be reduced to One-lane traffic through April 27th, 2018 for PFOA Water Line Extension Work .  Local traffic (including buses) WILL be accommodated.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please Expect Delays.

 Park Street (North Bennington) will be reduced to One-lane traffic for PFOA Water Line Extension Work Local traffic (including buses) WILL be accommodated.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please expect delays.

 Red Pine Road will continue to be Closed to through traffic through May 5th, 2018 for PFOA Water Line Extension Work Local traffic (including buses) WILL be accommodated.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please find alternate route.

 Riverside Drive will be reduced to One-lane traffic through April 27th, 2018 for PFOA Water Line Extension Work Local traffic (including buses) WILL be accommodated.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please expect delays.

 Silk Road will continue to be Closed to through traffic for PFOA Water Line Extension Work through May 11th, 2018.  Local traffic (including buses) WILL be accommodated.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please find alternate route.

 Walloomsac Road will continue to be Closed to through traffic between Gypsy Lane and Fairview Street for PFOA Water Line Extension Work through May 4th, 2018.  Local traffic (including buses) WILL be accommodated.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please find alternate route.

  

** Reminder: Overnight Parking Ban Lifted

The Winter Overnight Parking Ban for all streets within the town has been lifted as of April 1st.

 

 

Select Board Meeting – April 23, 2018

M E E T I N G   N O T I C E
BENNINGTON SELECT BOARD

Monday, April 23, 2018
Bennington Fire Facility
Multi-Purpose Room -3rd Floor
130 River Street
Bennington, VT 05201

A G E N D A
6:00 PM

1.  Pledge of Allegiance

2. Public Hearing
Charter Amendments             (6:00 PM)

3. Consent Agenda (5 minutes)
A. Minutes – April 9, 2018
B. Warrants

4. Citizens Comments (15 minutes) – sign-up sheet provided
(For items not on the Agenda)

5. Downtown Improvement District Funding
A. Bennington Downtown Alliance Workplan and Funding (20 minutes)
B. Downtown Bennington Alliance Funding (20 minutes)

6. 2018 Liquor License Renewals (5 minutes)

7. Manager’s Report (10 minutes)

8. Other Business (10 minutes)

 

 

 

2018 Summer Camp Programs Available

BERKSHIRE FAMILY YMCA’S CAMP GREEN MOUNTAIN
is now accepting applications for their Summer programs.

The Summer Program, Camp Green Mountain, provided by the Berkshire Y at the Bennington Recreation Center is accepting applications for camp. This is the second year of this relationship between the Town and the Berkshire Y.  We are looking forward to a great summer. The program runs from July 2 until August 24, Monday through Friday, 9 AM until 4:30 PM. and is for grades 1-8. For more information, contact Kathy Mancini at kmancini@bfymca.org or call 413-663-6529, ext. 245.

Camp Green Mountain is located at the Bennington Recreation Center, 655 Gage Street, Bennington, VT.

Click below for the flyer:
Camp Green Mountain Flyer
Application
Frequently Asked Questions