DPW Roadwork June 27-July 1, 2022

Town of Bennington Project List

Week of June 27th – July 01, 2022

  

Bank St (North Benn): Highway Crew (N.Benn) will begin work on the Bank St sidewalk.  Please use caution when approaching men and equipment will be on the edges of the road or find alternate route.

Maple St: will be CLOSED to through traffic for several months (through September) while the Public Works Department performs a complete road rehabilitation.  Local (Street) residents will be accommodated. Please find alternate route.

 TOWNWIDE: – SUMMER MAINTENANCE

Downtown Sidewalk Sweeping will now be every THURSDAY morning

Highway Crews will continue rebuilding catch basins throughout town. Affected areas may be reduced to One Lane.   Please use caution when approaching, expect delays or find an alternate route.

Town Highway crews will be working on roadside mowing throughout town.

A Highway Crew will continue permanent patching of potholes and old dig sites in various locations across town.  Please use caution when approaching and expect delays

Highway will also continue painting & refreshing “Safety Markings” in various locations.  This includes crosswalks, parking spots and “Stop” bars, & arrows.  Please use Caution when approaching and Expect Delays

NORTH BENNINGTON: – SUMMER MAINTENANCE

The North Bennington Highway will begin Sidewalk Repair on Bank St (N.Benn) as well as mowing & brush cutting across the Village and Parks. Please use caution when approaching.

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 – Yard Cleanup:

Please DO NOT rake or blow leaves OR grass clippings into Town streets or Highways as these will clog storm drains and create both 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.  When disposing of leaf bags, you MUST empty the bags into the pile.

DPW Roadwork June 20-24, 2022

Town of Bennington Project List

Week of June 20th – June 24, 2022

 REMINDER: Town Office will be CLOSED Monday June 20, 2022, in observance of the Juneteenth Holiday.  Additionally, there will be NO Town Roadwork on Monday June 20th, 2022.

 

Maple St: will be CLOSED to through traffic for several months (through September) while the Public Works Department performs a complete road rehabilitation.  Local (Street) residents will be accommodated. Please find alternate route.

 

TOWNWIDE: – SPRING MAINTENANCE

Downtown Sidewalk Sweeping will now be every THURSDAY morning

Highway Crews will continue rebuilding catch basins throughout town. Affected areas may be reduced to One Lane.   Please use caution when approaching, expect delays or find an alternate route.

Town Highway crews will be working on roadside mowing throughout town.

A Highway Crew will continue permanent patching of potholes and old dig sites in various locations across town.  Please use caution when approaching and expect delays

Highway will also continue painting & refreshing “Safety Markings” in various locations.  This includes crosswalks, parking spots and “Stop” bars, & arrows.  Please use Caution when approaching and Expect Delays

NORTH BENNINGTON: – SPRING MAINTENANCE

The North Bennington Highway will begin roadside mowing & brush cutting across the Village and Parks. Please use caution when approaching.

 

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 – Spring Cleanup:

Please DO NOT rake or blow leaves OR grass clippings into Town streets or Highways as these will clog storm drains and create both 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.  When disposing of leaf bags, you MUST empty the bags into the pile.

DPW Roadwork June 13-17, 2022

Town of Bennington Project List

Week of June 13th – June 17, 2022

 ** NOTICE:  Maple St Rehabilitation Project begins Monday June 13th and will be CLOSED for several months

Bradford St: from Main to Coolidge will be CLOSED all week while a Contractor prepares the roadway for final pavement.  Please find an alternate route.

Main St: between Bradford and Safford (only) will be CLOSED while a Contractor prepares the roadway for final pavement. Detour will be in place.  Please find an alternate route.

Maple St: will be CLOSED to through traffic for several months (through September) while the Public Works Department performs a complete road rehabilitation.  Local (Street) residents will be accommodated. Please find alternate route.

Soule St: may be one lane Water Department continues to work on a valve repair.  Please use caution when approaching, expect delays.

TOWNWIDE: – SPRING MAINTENANCE

Downtown Sidewalk Sweeping will now be every THURSDAY morning

Highway Crews will continue rebuilding catch basins throughout town. Affected areas may be reduced to One Lane.   Please use caution when approaching, expect delays or find an alternate route.

Town Highway crews will be working on roadside mowing throughout town.

A Highway Crew will continue permanent patching of potholes and old dig sites in various locations across town.  Please use caution when approaching and expect delays

Highway will also continue painting & refreshing “Safety Markings” in various locations.  This includes crosswalks, parking spots and “Stop” bars, & arrows.  Please use Caution when approaching and Expect Delays

NORTH BENNINGTON: – SPRING MAINTENANCE

The North Bennington Highway will begin roadside mowing across the Village and Parks. Please use caution when approaching.

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 – Spring Cleanup:

Please DO NOT rake or blow leaves OR grass clippings into Town streets or Highways as these will clog storm drains and create both 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.  When disposing of leaf bags, you MUST empty the bags into the pile.

Annual Water Quality Report

All Town of Bennington Water Customers will be receiving a “Water Quality Report 2022” postcard-notification from the Town of Bennington Water Department.  These postcard notifications with the direct link were mailed on May 26, 2022.  You may also find the report on the Town of Bennington’s Website under “Reports & Docs” tab.

Property owners that are on the Bennington water system are responsible for the availability of this report to each tenant of those properties.

If you do not receive a copy, or as a tenant one has not been made available to you by your landlord, additional copies are available at the Bennington Town Offices located at 205 South Street.   You may pick up a copy Monday thru Friday 7:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.   If you would like ONE mailed (or e-mailed) to you call the Water Department (802) 447-9719.

Roadwork May 30-June 03, 2022

Town of Bennington Project List

Week of May 30 – June 03, 2022

 REMINDER: Town Office will be CLOSED Monday May 30, 2022, in observance of the Memorial Day Holiday.  Additionally, there will be NO Town Roadwork on Monday May 30th, 2022.

Bradford St: may be reduced to ONE LANE while a Contractor continues work on the Morgan Springs relocation project.  Please use caution when approaching, expect delays or find an alternate route.

Dewey St: will be reduced to ONE LANE all week while a Highway crew continues drainage and topsoiling / lawn repairs effected by the rehabilitation project last fall.  Please use caution when approaching, expect delays or find an alternate route.

Main St: between Bradford and Safford (only) may be reduced to ONE LANE while a Contractor continues work on the Morgan Springs relocation project.  Please use caution when approaching, expect delays or find an alternate route.

Park St (N.Benn): Tuesday will be CLOSED as the North Bennington Highway crew trims branches and cuts tress.  Please find alternate route.

Soule St: Thursday will be one lane Water Department works on a valve repair.  Please use caution when approaching, expect delays.

Washington Ave: will be reduced to ONE LANE all week while a Highway crew continues drainage and topsoiling/lawn repairs effected by the rehabilitation project last fall.  Please use caution when approaching, expect delays or find an alternate route.

TOWNWIDE: – SPRING CLEANING

Downtown Sidewalk Sweeping will now be every THURSDAY morning

A Highway Crew will be permanently patching past water and sewer digs as well as potholes in various locations across town.  Please use caution when approaching and expect delays

A Highway Crew will also continue painting & refreshing “Safety Markings” in various locations.  This includes crosswalks, parking spots and “Stop” bars, & arrows.  Please use Caution when approaching and Expect Delays

 

NORTH BENNINGTON: – SPRING CLEANING

The North Bennington Highway crew will be trimming and cutting trees on Park Street (North Bennington). This will require Road Closure on Tuesday.

Welling Road will also be Graded during the week.  Please expect delays or find an alternate route.

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 – Spring Cleanup :

Please DO NOT rake or blow leaves into Town streets or Highways as this will clog storm drains and create both 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.  When disposing of leaf bags, you MUST empty the bags into the pile.

DPW Roadwork May 23-27, 2022

Town of Bennington Project List

Week of May 23 – 27, 2022

Bradford St: MONDAY will be reduced to ONE LANE while a Contractor works on the Morgan Springs relocation project.  Please use caution when approaching, expect delays or find an alternate route.

Bradford St: TUESDAY & WEDNESDAY will be CLOSED between Gage St & Main St while a Contractor works on the Morgan Springs relocation project.  Please use caution when approaching, expect delays or find an alternate route.

Harwood Hill Rd: Monday between Houghton Lane and Orchard Road may be reduced to ONE LANE while a Water Crew repairs a valve on side of the roadway.  Please use caution when approaching, expect delays or find an alternate route.

Main St: between Bradford and Safford (only) will be reduced to ONE LANE all week with traffic control in place while a Contractor works on the Morgan Springs relocation project.  Please use caution when approaching, expect delays or find an alternate route.

Main St: WEDNESDAY between McKinley St and Benmont Ave (only) will be reduced to ONE LANE with traffic control in place while a Water Crew repairs a valve.  Please use caution when approaching, expect delays or find an alternate route.

Soule St: Thursday will be one lane Water Department works on a valve repair.  Please use caution when approaching, expect delays.

Washington Ave: will be reduced to ONE LANE all week while a Highway crew topsoils and repairs lawns effected by the rehabilitation project last fall.  Please use caution when approaching, expect delays or find an alternate route.

TOWNWIDE: – SPRING CLEANING

Downtown Sidewalk Sweeping will now be every THURSDAY morning

A Highway Crew will be permanently patching past water and sewer digs as well as potholes in various locations across town.  Please use caution when approaching and expect delays

A Highway Crew will also continue painting & refreshing “Safety Markings” in various locations.  This includes crosswalks, parking spots and “Stop” bars, & arrows.  Please use Caution when approaching and Expect Delays

Highway crews will continue downtown clean-up in preparation for the upcoming Mayfest.  This will include mulching downtown tree boxes etc.  Areas of focus will be Main Street, North Street and South Street. Please use Caution and Expect Delays.

NORTH BENNINGTON: – SPRING CLEANING

The North Bennington Highway crew will continue general spring maintenance including mowing Village Parks.

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 – Spring Cleanup :

Please DO NOT rake or blow leaves into Town streets or Highways as this will clog storm drains and create both 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.  When disposing of leaf bags, you MUST empty the bags into the pile.

Roadwork May 16-20, 2022

Town of Bennington Project List

Week of May 16 – 20, 2022

Bradford St: will be reduced to ONE LANE all week while a Contractor works on the Morgan Springs relocation project.  Please use caution when approaching, expect delays or find an alternate route.

Carpenter Hill Road: will be reduced to ONE LANE all week while a Highway Crew replaces a culvert.  Please use caution when approaching, expect delays or find an alternate route.

Main St: between Bradford and Safford (only) will be reduced to ONE LANE all week while a Contractor works on the Morgan Springs relocation project.  Please use caution when approaching, expect delays or find an alternate route.

Main St: Thursday & Friday will be CLOSED between Bradford and Safford (only) while a Contractor works on the Morgan Springs relocation project.  Please use caution when approaching, expect delays or find an alternate route

TOWNWIDE: – SPRING CLEANING

Downtown Sidewalk Sweeping will now be every THURSDAY morning

A Highway Crew will continue painting & refreshing “Safety Markings” in various locations.  This includes crosswalks, parking spots and “Stop” bars, & arrows.  Please use Caution when approaching and Expect Delays

Highway crews will be preparing downtown area for the upcoming Mayfest.  This will include mulching downtown tree boxes etc.  Areas of focus will be Main Street, North Street and South Street  Please use Caution and Expect Delays.

NORTH BENNINGTON: – SPRING CLEANING

The North Bennington Highway crew will continue general spring maintenance including mowing Village Parks.

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 – Spring Cleanup :

Please DO NOT rake or blow leaves into Town streets or Highways as this will clog storm drains and create both 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.  When disposing of leaf bags, you MUST empty the bags into the pile.

DPW Roadwork May 09-13, 2022

Town of Bennington Project List

Week of May 09 – 13, 2022

Benmont Ave : Please use caution when approaching the County Street intersection area.  Road remains rough while waiting for Hot Mix repair from an Emergency Sewer Main Repair last week.  Slow approach or find an alternate route.

Carpenter Hill Road: will be reduced to ONE LANE all week while a Highway Crew replaces a culvert.  Please use caution when approaching, expect delays or find an alternate route.

TOWNWIDE: – SPRING CLEANING

Downtown Sidewalk Sweeping will now be every THURSDAY morning

A Highway Crew will continue painting & refreshing “Safety Markings” in various locations.  This includes crosswalks, parking spots and “Stop” bars, & arrows.  Please use Caution when approaching and Expect Delays

Highway crews will also continue spring maintenance including brush cutting and tree trimming in numerous locations across town.  Some streets may be temporarily closed or reduced to one-lane to accommodate necessary cleaning equipment.  Please use Caution and Expect Delays.

NORTH BENNINGTON: – SPRING CLEANING

The North Bennington Highway crew will continue general spring maintenance including mowing Village Parks.

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 – Spring Cleanup :

Please DO NOT rake or blow leaves into Town streets or Highways as this will clog storm drains and create both 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.  When disposing of leaf bags, you MUST empty the bags into the pile.

DPW Roadwork May 02-06, 2022

Town of Bennington Project List

Week of May 02 – 06, 2022

 Green Up Day – May 7th – Please call the Town Offices to register

 **Townwide Hydrant Flushing Continues through Friday May 6th.  This program generally begins on the East side of Town and works its way West during the two-week period.  Some may lose pressure or experience discolored water.  These are normal side effects.  Please run the Cold Water ONLY to restore water.

Harrington Road: a Highway Crew will be ditching the edges of the roadway.  Please use caution when approaching, expect delays or find an alternate route.

Morgan Street (Extension) : will be reduced to ONE LANE all week while a Highway Crew ditches the edges of the roadway.  Please use caution when approaching, expect delays or find an alternate route.

TOWNWIDE: – SPRING CLEANING

Downtown Sidewalk Sweeping will now be every THURSDAY morning

A Highway Crew will continue painting & refreshing “Safety Markings” in various locations.  This includes crosswalks, parking spots and “Stop” bars, & arrows.  Please use Caution when approaching and Expect Delays

Highway crews will also continue spring maintenance including brush cutting and tree trimming in numerous locations across town.  Some streets may be temporarily closed or reduced to one-lane to accommodate necessary cleaning equipment.  Please use Caution and Expect Delays.

NORTH BENNINGTON: – SPRING CLEANING

The North Bennington Highway crew will begin spring preparations on the Village Fountain.  Welling Road will be graded for spring

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 – Spring Cleanup :

Please DO NOT rake or blow leaves into Town streets or Highways as this will clog storm drains and create both 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.  When disposing of leaf bags, you MUST empty the bags into the pile.

 

DPW Roadwork April 25-29, 2022

Town of Bennington Project List

Week of April 25 – 29, 2022

 **Townwide Hydrant Flushing begins Monday April 25th and runs for two-weeks through Friday May 6th.  This program generally begins on the East side of Town and works its way West during the two-week period.  Some may lose pressure or experience discolored water.  These are normal side effects.  Please run the Cold Water ONLY to restore water.

 Green Up Day – May 7th – Please call the Town Offices to register

 Bradford Street (between Main St & Gage St) : will be reduced to ONE LANE all week while a private contractor works on the next phase of the Morgan Springs Pump Station Relocation project.  Please use caution when approaching, expect delays or find an alternate route. 

Chapel Road (Lower) : a Highway Crew will be ditching the edges of the roadway.  Please use caution when approaching, expect delays or find an alternate route.

Harrington Road: a Highway Crew will be ditching the edges of the roadway.  Please use caution when approaching, expect delays or find an alternate route.

Mt. Anthony Road : will be reduced to ONE LANE all week while a Highway Crew continues grading the dirt road and then ditches the edges of the roadway.  Please use caution when approaching, expect delays or find an alternate route.

 TOWNWIDE: – SPRING CLEANING

Highway Department will be working with a private contractor (Manoosh) in various location in town to vacuum & clean storm drains and catch basins.  Some streets may be temporarily closed or reduced to one-lane to accommodate necessary cleaning equipment.  Please use Caution and Expect Delays

A Highway Crew will also be painting & refreshing “Safety Markings” in various locations.  This will include crosswalks, parking spots and arrows.  Please use Caution when approaching and Expect Delays

Highway crews will continue spring maintenance including brush cutting and tree trimming in numerous locations across town.  Some streets may be temporarily closed or reduced to one-lane to accommodate necessary cleaning equipment.  Please use Caution and Expect Delays.

A Downtown crew will also continue spring maintenance including Street Sweeping.

NORTH BENNINGTON: – SPRING CLEANING

The North Bennington Highway crew will continue Spring maintenance around the Village

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 – Spring Cleanup :

Please DO NOT rake or blow leaves into Town streets or Highways as this will clog storm drains and create both 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.  When disposing of leaf bags, you MUST empty the bags into the pile.