DPW Roadwork Sept 24-28, 2018

Town of Bennington Project List

Week of September 24 – 28, 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 continues with 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.

County Street THURSDAY at Park Street will be reduced to One-Lane Traffic while a Water crew repairs a leaking Hydrant valve.  Men and equipment will be in & on edge of the roadway.  Please use Caution and Expect Delays.

Dewey Street will be reduced to One-Lane Traffic between Elm St and Weeks St all week.  Highway Department continues with sidewalk & curbing work.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please use Caution and Expect Delays.

Murphy 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 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 Sept 28th, 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 is now OPEN

South Branch Street WEDNESDAY will be reduced to One-Lane Traffic while a Water crew repairs a water valve.  Men and equipment will be on edge of the roadway.  Please use Caution and Expect Delays.

Susan Taylor Lane & Asa Way (North Bennington) will be reduced to one-lane traffic for PFOA Water Line Extension Work through Sept 28th, 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 and road patching 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:

Crews will begin paving side roads connections along Route 7 sometime the week of 9/24.

Temporary parking restrictions are now in place within the active construction zones for the following day. Temporary no parking signs will be put in place in advance for areas that are to be temporarily restricted.  Please be advised that cars remaining in temporary no parking areas when work commences each morning will be towed at the owner’s expense.  This is necessary in order to allow construction activities to progress.

Crews will continue adjusting manholes and storm drain structures along Route 7.  This work will be ongoing for a few weeks.

Work on sidewalk ramps will begin on ramps along Route 7.  New curb and sidewalk will be installed on the West end of Route 9 near Monument Ave. Curb and sidewalk work along Route 7 will continue throughout the week of 9/24.  PLEASE STAY OFF OF FRESH CONCRETE AND FOLLOW SIDEWALK CLOSURE DETOURS. 

 

Additional State Paving Project: North Bennington Rte 67 / Rte 67A

Paving of the shim coat has been completed along Route 67A/67.  Crews have begun adjusting manhole and storm drain structures along Routes 67 & 67A. This work will continue into the week of 9/24.

Men and equipment remain in the roadway.  Please use Caution and Expect Delays!

 

Reminder:

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