DPW Roadwork Aug 06-10, 2018

Town of Bennington Project List

Week of August 06 – 10, 2018

 

STATE PROJECT:  Rte 7 North-South / Rte 9 East-West: VTrans/State Highway Paving Project continues this week in Bennington.   PFOA Water Line Extensions work continues as well as Town DPW Projects and State Paving Project work.  These may require road closures or lane reductions.  Please see below.

Rte 67A / North Bennington Road will be reduced to One-lane traffic from Hanaford Plaza to Water Street as this section begins PFOA Water Line Extension Work.  Local traffic (including buses) WILL be accommodated.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please use Caution and Expect Delays.

Austin Hill Road (TUESDAY & WEDNESDAY) will be CLOSED to ALL traffic for PAVING.  Local traffic be accommodated.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please find Alternate Route.

Bard Road will be reduced to One-lane traffic for PFOA Water Line Extension Work (service line connections) through Aug 10th, 2018.  Local traffic (including buses) WILL be accommodated.  Men and equipment will be on edges of the roadway.  Please use Caution and Expect Delays.

Bank Street (WEDNESDAY) will be reduced to One-lane traffic as a Sewer crew rebuilds manholes.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please use Caution and Expect Delays.

Filmore Street (THURSDAY) will be CLOSED at South Branch Street to through traffic as a Water crew replaces a leaking valve.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please find Alternate Route.

Gypsy Lane continues to be CLOSED from Rte 9/West Road to Walloomsac Road to through traffic for PFOA Water Line Extension Work through August 10th.  Local traffic (including buses) WILL be accommodated.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please find alternate route.

Harrington Road (North Benn) will be reduced to One Lane between the Henry Bridge and the Wastewater Plant to through traffic for PFOA Water Line Extension Work through Aug 10th, 2018.  Local traffic (including buses) WILL be accommodated.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please use Caution and Expect Delays

Harrison Avenue (THURSDAY) will be reduced to One-lane traffic as a Sewer crew rebuilds manholes.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please use Caution and Expect Delays.

Heaven’s Way will be Closed to through traffic for PFOA Water Line Extension Work through Aug 10th, 2018.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please use Caution and Expect Delays

Hillside Street (North Benn) will be reduced to One Lane for through traffic for PFOA Water Line Extension Work through Aug 10th, 2018.  Local traffic (including buses) WILL be accommodated.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please use Caution and Expect Delays

Hunt Street (TUESDAY) will be CLOSED between Robinson Avenue and Pageant Street to through traffic as Highway crews install a new catch basin and culvert.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please find Alternate Route.

Main Street @ Harrison Ave (Thursday) will be reduced to One-lane traffic between Benmont Ave and McKinley St as a Sewer crew rebuilds manholes.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please use Caution and Expect Delays.

Matteson Road (MONDAY) will be CLOSED to ALL traffic for PAVING.  Local traffic be accommodated.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please find Alternate Route.

Murphy Road will be reduced to One-Lane Traffic from Austin Hill to Henry Bridge for PFOA Water Line Extension Work through Aug 10th, 2018.  Local traffic (including buses) WILL be accommodated.  Men and equipment will be on edge of the roadway.  Please use Caution and Expect Delays.

Murphy Road will be reduced to One-Lane Traffic from Austin Hill to Paper Mill Bridge for PFOA Water Line Extension Work through Aug 10th, 2018.  Local traffic (including buses) WILL be accommodated.  Men and equipment will be on edge of the roadway.  Please use Caution and Expect Delays.

North Bennington Road/ Rte 67A will be reduced to One-lane traffic from Hanaford Plaza to Water Street as this section begins PFOA Water Line Extension Work.  Local traffic (including buses) WILL be accommodated.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please use Caution and 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 use Caution and Expect Delays.

Red Pine Road will be reduced to One-Lane Traffic for PFOA Water Line Extension Work through Aug 10th, 2018.  Local traffic (including buses) WILL be accommodated.  Men and equipment will be on edge of the roadway.  Please use Caution and Expect Delays.

River Road to Orebed Road will be reduced to One-Lane Traffic for PFOA Water Line Extension Work through Aug 10th, 2018.  Local traffic (including buses) WILL be accommodated.  Men and equipment will be on edge of the roadway.  Please use Caution and Expect Delays.

Riverside Drive will be reduced to One-Lane Traffic for PFOA Water Line Extension Work through Aug 10th, 2018.  Local traffic (including buses) WILL be accommodated.  Men and equipment will be on edge of the roadway.  Please use Caution and Expect Delays.

Royal Street (North Benn) will be reduced to one-lane traffic for PFOA Water Line Extension Work through Aug 10th, 2018.  Local traffic (including buses) WILL be accommodated.  Men and equipment will be on edge of the roadway.  Please use Caution and Expect Delays.

Scott Street will be CLOSED all week to through traffic while Highway crews continue to excavate, remove & replace sidewalks, curbing and water valves.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please use find Alternate Route.

Silk Road will be reduced to One-lane traffic for Paving Work through Aug 10th, 2018.  Men and equipment will be on edge of the roadway.  Please use Caution and Expect Delays.

South Street from Crescent Blvd to Merson St will be reduced to One-Lane traffic through August 10th.  A private contractor will be working with the Water Department to replace a water line crossing in anticipation of the Route 7 State Paving project.  Men & equipment will be in the roadway.  Please use Caution and Expect Delays for the next week.

Susan Taylor Lane & Asa Way (North Bennington) will be reduced to one-lane traffic for PFOA Water Line Extension Work through Aug 10th, 2018.  Local traffic (including buses) WILL be accommodated.  Men and equipment will be on edge of the roadway.  Please use Caution and Expect Delays.

Walloomsac Road will be OPEN but reduced to One-lane traffic through August 10th, 2018.  Local traffic (including buses) WILL be accommodated.  Men and equipment will be on edge of the roadway.  Please use Caution and Expect Delays.

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

 Wilkie Way will be reduced to one-lane traffic for PFOA Water Line Extension Work through Aug 10th, 2018.  Local traffic (including buses) WILL be accommodated.  Men and equipment will be on edge of the roadway.  Please use Caution and Expect Delays.

 

TOWNWIDE:

Highway Crews continue Roadside Mowing, sign replacements, crosswalk painting and road patching due to water digs around town.  Many roads may be reduced to One-lane.  Men and equipment will be in or on the edge of the roadway.  Please use Caution and Expect Delays.

 

STATE PROJECT:  Rte 7 North-South / Rte 9 East-West:

The Bennington Paving Project continues along Route 9 in the vicinity of the 4 Chimneys Inn and continues east for approximately 2 miles through downtown Bennington and ends at the state highway limits, near (Bakkerij Krijnen).  The Route 7 portion of the project begins near the Park Lawn Cemetery and continues north for approximately 1.5 miles to Veteran’s Memorial Drive (near the Chamber of Commerce).

Work to be performed includes cold planning of the existing pavement, surface preparation, paving with a leveling course and a wearing course, drainage, line striping and stop bar detection.  There will be temporary parking restrictions throughout the week of 8/06 within the active milling operation each day. The primary focus for milling through August 10th will be Route 9 heading East from the four corners then heading West from the four corners.  As soon as parking can be safely re-opened, the contractor will do so.  Please take caution as men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Expect Delays.

 

Reminder:

Residents and Contractors – Please make sure all loads are covered when taking leaves and or brush to the transfer station.