DPW Roadwork July 27-31, 2020

Town of Bennington Project List

Week of July 27 – 31, 2020

 

Please be Advised: The PFOA Water Line extension work continues. 

 Apple Hill Development (All Roads within): will be reduced to One-Lane Traffic while contractor continues paving roads within development.  Please use Caution as men & equipment will be in or on the edges of the roadway.  Expect Delays.

Burgess Rd (Center St to Main St): will be reduced to One-Lane Traffic as sewer crew repairs manholes in preparation for paving. Reminder: this section of Burgess Rd has been milled and is still rough while waiting for paving.  Please use Caution and Expect Delays

Carpenter Ln: (Off North Branch St) will have lane restrictions while PFOA water main extension work continues.  Please use Caution and Expect Delays

Chapel Rd: will be CLOSED from Bradley Dr to N.Branch St for a new water main connection.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Detours will be in place. Please schedule your time accordingly to account for these detours or find an alternate route.

East Rd (Upper): North of Houghton Lane will be CLOSED for the next 2 weeks as a contractor crew continues PFOA water main extension work.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Detours will be in place.  Please schedule your time accordingly to account for these detours or find an alternate route.

Gage St: (Safford St to Grove St): Tuesday & Wednesday will be CLOSED as a contractor makes a new water connection for the Rec Ctr expansion project.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Detours will be in place. Please schedule your time accordingly to account for these detours or find an alternate route.

Houghton Ln: will have lane restrictions while a private contractor paves this area.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please use Caution and Expect Delays.

Kocher Drive: between Aldi’s and Performance Dr continues to have lane restrictions while a contractor continues work on the Pedestrian Sidewalk Extension project.  Men and equipment will be in or on the edge of the roadway.  Please use Caution and Expect Delays.

North Branch St: Wednesday will be CLOSED between Bowen Rd and Mountain View MHP intersections while the Water Dept crew works with private contractor for a new water main connection at Chapel Rd.  Reminder: this entire road has been milled and is still rough while waiting for paving.  Detours will be in place. Please schedule your time accordingly to account for these detours or find an alternate route.

Performance Dr: will be reduced to One-Lane Traffic all week as Highway Crew mills the road for in preparation for new pavement.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please use Caution and Expect Delays.

Polygraphic Ln (N.Benn): will be reduced to One-Lane Traffic for the next 3 weeks while a Sewer Crew works on the Sewer Main Replacement project.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please use Caution and Expect Delays.

Safford St: between County and Gage St will be reduced to One-Lane Traffic all week while a private contractor installs a new driveway.  Please use Caution when approaching this area

TOWNWIDE:

Highway Department will continue roadside mowing throughout town.  Please use caution when approaching these areas and expect delays.

Sewer crews will be repairing manholes in various areas.  Please use caution when approaching these areas.

All Work will be dependent on weather conditions.  Please use caution when entering a construction zone, men and equipment will be in the traveled portion of the road.

 

REMINDER – Summer :

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.