DPW Roadwork Oct 03-07, 2022

Town of Bennington Project List

Week of October 03 – 07, 2022

 

Benmont Ave : btwn County St & Leonard St – will be reduced to ONE-lane while Private Contractor performs test digs for the upcoming Sewer Main rehabilitation project.   Please expect delays and use caution when approaching.

Franklin Ln: will be CLOSED to through traffic all week while the Public Works Department begins a rehabilitation project on this street. Local (Street) residents will be accommodated. Please find alternate route.

Pleasant St (N.Benn) : will be reduced to One-Lane while N.Benn Highway conducts pothole repairs.   Please expect delays and use caution when approaching.

Prospect St (N.Benn Upper): will be CLOSED to through traffic all week while North Benn Highway conducts pothole repairs. Local (Street) residents will be accommodated. Please find alternate route.

 TOWNWIDE: – FALL MAINTENANCE

Downtown Sidewalk Sweeping is every THURSDAY morning

Sewer Department continues Systemwide Jetting/cleaning of sewer mains. Please use caution when approaching these areas as large equipment and personnel will be in or on edge of roadways.

Various other Dirt Roads will be Graded during the week as well.  Please use caution when approaching and expect delays.

Town Highway crews will continue working on roadside mowing and patching various digs throughout town.  Please use caution when approaching these areas and expect delays.

NORTH BENNINGTON: – FALL  MAINTENANCE

The North Bennington Highway continues with routine Fall maintenance. This may include roadside mowing & park maintenance. Please use caution when approaching these areas.

Additionally, Prospect St in North Bennington will be CLOSED for pothole repairs.  Pleasant St in North Bennington will have lane restrictions also for road repairs.

Fall Hydrant Flushing Schedule

 

Town of Bennington’s Semi-Annual

Water Main HYDRANT FLUSHING

2-Week Period

Monday through Friday
7:00am thru 5:00pm

October 10  –  14, 2022

AND

October 17  –  21, 2022

 

  • Bennington’s Hydrant Flushing is a STATE Mandated Program that occurs every April and October.
  • It ensures a higher Water Quality and allows for proper Hydrant Maintenance for Fire Protection.
  • You may experience low water pressure.
  • You may also experience discolored water.
  • These are normal and unavoidable side effects of the program.
  • We recommend you schedule clothes washing and other cleaning projects after daily flushing hours and once your water has run clear.
  • If you experience discolored water Run Your Cold Water Until It Is Clear.

Any further questions please call the Bennington Town Offices at 442-1037.

DPW Roadwork Sept 19-23, 2022

Town of Bennington Project List

Week of September 19 – 23, 2022

 

Anthony Drive: will be reduced to One-lane while a Sewer Crew rebuilds manholes.  Please use caution when approaching and expect delays.

East Rd (Lower): will be reduced to One-lane while a Contractor paves large patch due to water line repair.  Please use caution when approaching and expect delays.

Franklin Ln: will be CLOSED to through traffic all week while the Public Works Department begins a rehabilitation project on this street. Local (Street) residents will be accommodated. Please find alternate route.

Maple St: will be CLOSED to through traffic for several weeks (through September) while the Public Works Department continues to rehabilitate the entire street. Local (Street) residents will be accommodated. Please find alternate route.

Mt. Anthony Rd: will be reduced to One-Lane while Highway Crew grades the dirt road and ditches on the edges of the roadway.  Please expect delays and use caution when approaching.

TOWNWIDE: – SUMMER MAINTENANCE

Downtown Sidewalk Sweeping is every THURSDAY morning

Sewer Department continues Systemwide Jetting/cleaning of sewer mains. Please use caution when approaching these areas as large equipment and personnel will be in or on edge of roadways.

Various other Dirt Roads will be Graded during the week as well.  Please use caution when approaching and expect delays.

Town Highway crews will continue working on roadside mowing and patching various digs throughout town.  Please use caution when approaching these areas and expect delays.

NORTH BENNINGTON: – SUMMER MAINTENANCE

The North Bennington Highway continues with routine summer maintenance. This may include roadside mowing & park maintenance. 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.

DPW Roadwork Sept 12-16, 2022

Town of Bennington Project List

Week of September 12 – 16, 2022

 

Franklin Ln: will be CLOSED to through traffic all week while the Public Works Department begins a rehabilitation project on this street. Local (Street) residents will be accommodated. Please find alternate route.

Maple St: will be CLOSED to through traffic for several weeks (through September) while the Public Works Department continues to rehabilitate the entire street. Local (Street) residents will be accommodated. Please find alternate route.

 

TOWNWIDE: – SUMMER MAINTENANCE

Downtown Sidewalk Sweeping is every THURSDAY morning

Sewer Department continues Systemwide Jetting/cleaning of sewer mains. Please use caution when approaching these areas as large equipment and personnel will be in or on edge of roadways.

Town Highway crews will continue working on roadside mowing and patching various digs throughout town.  Please use caution when approaching these areas and expect delays.

NORTH BENNINGTON: – SUMMER MAINTENANCE

The North Bennington Highway continues with routine summer maintenance. This may include roadside mowing & park maintenance. 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.

Roadwork Sept 05-09, 2022

Town of Bennington Project List

Week of September 05 – 09, 2022

 

 Town Office will be CLOSED Monday September 5th, 2022 in observance of the Labor Day Holiday. 

 There will be NO Roadwork on Monday September 05th, 2022. 

Please have a Safe Labor Day Holiday!!!

 Maple St: will be CLOSED to through traffic for several months (through September) while the Public Works Department continues to rehabilitate the entire street. Local (Street) residents will be accommodated. Please find alternate route.

Main St: Near Morgan Street remains rough due to a recent water main break. Patching is expected later in the week. Please use caution when approaching this area.

 TOWNWIDE: – SUMMER MAINTENANCE

Downtown Sidewalk Sweeping is every THURSDAY morning

Sewer Department will be conducting System-wide Jetting/cleaning of sewer mains. Please use caution when approaching these areas as large equipment and personnel will be in or on edge of roadways.

Town Highway crews will continue working on roadside mowing and patching various digs throughout town.  Please use caution when approaching these areas and expect delays.

NORTH BENNINGTON: – SUMMER MAINTENANCE

The North Bennington Highway continues with routine summer maintenance. This may include roadside mowing & park maintenance. 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.

DPW Roadwork Aug 22-26, 2022

Town of Bennington Project List

Week of August 22 – 26, 2022

East Rd (Lower): All Week will be reduced to One-Lane near FW Webb while the Water Department prepares and patches the road due to a recent water main break.  Please use caution when approaching and expect delays or find alternate route.

Maple St: will be CLOSED to through traffic for several months (through September) while the Public Works Department continues to rehabilitate the entire street.  Local (Street) residents will be accommodated. Please find alternate route.

Main St:  Near Morgan Street remains rough due to a recent water main break.  Patching is expected later in the week.  Please use caution when approaching this area.

TOWNWIDE: – SUMMER MAINTENANCE

Downtown Sidewalk Sweeping is every THURSDAY morning

Sewer Department will be conducting System-wide Jetting/cleaning of sewer mains.  Please use caution when approaching these areas as large equipment and personnel will be in or on edge of roadways.

Town Highway crews will continue working on roadside mowing and patching various digs throughout town.  Please use caution when approaching these areas and expect delays.

NORTH BENNINGTON: – SUMMER MAINTENANCE

The North Bennington Highway continue with routine summer maintenance.  This may include roadside mowing & park maintenance.   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 – Yard Cleanup:

Please DO NOT blow  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 Aug 15-19, 2022

Town of Bennington Project List

Week of August 15 – 19, 2022

 Please Be Advised: Town Offices, Senior Center & Public Works will be CLOSED Monday August 15th, 2022 in Observance of the Bennington Battle Day Holiday.

Main St: Wednesday will be reduced to One-Lane near Morgan Street while the Water Department repairs a leaking water line.  Please use caution when approaching and expect delays or find alternate route.

Maple St: will be CLOSED to through traffic for several months (through September) while the Public Works Department continues to rehabilitate the entire street.  Local (Street) residents will be accommodated. Please find alternate route.

Sunset Drive:  Highway Crew will be ditching along the roadway.  Men and equipment will be along the edges of the roadway.  Please use caution when approaching and expect delays

TOWNWIDE: – SUMMER MAINTENANCE

Downtown Sidewalk Sweeping will now be every THURSDAY morning

Town Highway crews will continue working on roadside mowing and patching various digs throughout town.  Please use caution when approaching these areas and expect delays.

NORTH BENNINGTON: – SUMMER MAINTENANCE

The North Bennington Highway will be continue routine summer maintenance.  This may include roadside mowing & park maintenance.   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 – 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 Aug 08-12, 2022

Town of Bennington Project List

Week of August 08 – 12, 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: – SUMMER MAINTENANCE

Downtown Sidewalk Sweeping will now be every THURSDAY morning

Town Highway crews will continue working on roadside mowing and patching various digs throughout town.  Please use caution when approaching these areas and expect delays.

 

NORTH BENNINGTON: – SUMMER MAINTENANCE

The North Bennington Highway will be performing routine summer maintenance.  This may include roadside mowing & park maintenance.  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 – 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 Aug 01-05, 2022

Town of Bennington Project List

Week of August 01 – 05, 2022

 County St (Lower): Monday & Tuesday will be CLOSED between Benmont Ave and Depot St while a Private Contractor works on the Railroad Crossing.  Please 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.

Orchard Road (Lower): Wednesday & Thursday will be CLOSED between Northside Dr and Willowbrook Dr while a Private Contractor works on the Railroad Crossing.  Please find alternate route.

River Road (N.Benn): Wednesday & Thursday will be CLOSED between Henry Bridge and Water St while North Bennington Highway repairs/replaces a culvert.  Please find alternate route.

TOWNWIDE: – SUMMER MAINTENANCE

Downtown Sidewalk Sweeping will now be every THURSDAY morning

Town Highway crews will continue working on roadside mowing and patching various digs throughout town.  Please use caution when approaching these areas and expect delays.

 

NORTH BENNINGTON: – SUMMER MAINTENANCE

The North Bennington Highway will be repairing/replacing a Culvert on River Road near Water St intersection. River Road will be CLOSED to through Traffic Wednesday & Thursday.  Please use caution when approaching and 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 – 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 July 18-22, 2022

Town of Bennington Project List

Week of July 18 – 22, 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.

Park St: will be reduced to one lane near the Gage St intersection while a Private Contractor repairs a sewer service line.  Please expect delays or find alternate route.

TOWNWIDE: – SUMMER MAINTENANCE

Downtown Sidewalk Sweeping will now be every THURSDAY morning

Town Highway crews will continue working on roadside mowing and patching various digs throughout town.  Please use caution when approaching these areas and expect delays.

NORTH BENNINGTON: – SUMMER MAINTENANCE

The North Bennington Highway will be painting safety markings such as crosswalks and stop bars. Please use caution when approaching and expect delays.

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.