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.