DPW Roadwork Oct 18-22, 2021

Town of Bennington Project List

Week of October 18 – 22, 2021


 Town wide Hydrant Flushing continues this week.

 Anthony Dr: One Lane Traffic as a Highway Crew returns to finish new drainage installation. Please use caution when approaching and expect delays or find an alternate route

Bradford St: ONE lane as a Contractor replaces Lead service lines.  Local traffic will be accommodated.   Please use caution when approaching and expect delays or find an alternate route

Dewey St: the Paving Contractor will return to lay the topcoat on Dewey St.  Areas may be reduced to ONE lane with Traffic Control in place.   Please use caution when approaching and expect delays or find alternate route.

Grove St: ONE lane Traffic as a Contractor replaces Lead service lines.  Local traffic will be accommodated.   Please use caution when approaching and expect delays or find an alternate route

John St: ONE lane Traffic as a Contractor replaces Lead service lines.  Local traffic will be accommodated.   Please use caution when approaching and expect delays or find an alternate route

Main St: Branch St to Rockwood St will be rough road as this section waits for paving repairs due to a private contractor repair.   Please use caution when approaching and expect delays or find alternate route.

Warn St: ONE lane Traffic as a Contractor replaces Lead service lines.  Local traffic will be accommodated.   Please use caution when approaching and expect delays or find an alternate route

Washington Ave: between MAIN St to Observatory St: One Lane Traffic as Highway continue reconstructing sidewalks, drainage and curbing on lower Washington in preparation for new pavement in near future.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please use caution when approaching this area and expect minor delays or find an alternate route.

TOWNWIDE: – FALL MAINTENANCE

Downtown Sidewalk Sweeping THURSDAY

Green Mountain Power continues their Tree Trimming Program.  For the next 2 months, Davey Tree Service will be assisting GMP with tree trimming around town.

NORTH BENNINGTON: – FALL MAINTENANCE

The North Bennington Highway crew will continue Fall maintenance.  This may include Roadside mowing within the Village.  Men and equipment will be along the roadside.  Please use caution when approaching these areas and expect minor delays.

 

REMINDER – FALL :

Please DO NOT rake or blow leaves into Town streets or Highways as these clog storm drains and create 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.

 

 

 

 

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.

 

 

HYDRANT FLUSHING MOVED UP

Due to unforeseen scheduling changes Townwide Hydrant Flushing has been moved up.

Flushing will begin TUESDAY OCTOBER 12 on the East end of Town and move westerly through October 29th.

DPW Roadwork Oct 11-15, 2021

Town of Bennington Project List

Week of October 11 – 15, 2021

 

 **Note:           Town wide Hydrant Flushing has been scheduled for October 18 – 29th.

 Please Be Advised: Town Offices will be CLOSED on Monday October 11th, 2021 in Observance of Indigenous People’s day.

Town Road Crews however will continue to work throughout town

Anthony Dr: One Lane Traffic as a Highway Crew returns to finish new drainage installation. Please use caution when approaching and expect delays or find an alternate route

 Branch St: between Main St & County St: CLOSED to thru traffic as a Contractor replaces Lead service lines.  Local traffic will be accommodated.   Please use caution when approaching and expect delays or find an alternate route

Dewey St: Weeks to Elm will be reduced to ONE lane Thursday/Friday with Traffic Control in place while a Water crew repairs a leaking water main valve.   Please use caution when approaching and expect delays.

Main St: Branch St to Rockwood St will be reduced to ONE lane Thursday & Friday with Traffic Control in place while a Private Contractor repairs a Sewer Service Line.   Please use caution when approaching and expect delays or find alternate route.

Washington Ave: between MAIN St to Observatory St: One Lane Traffic as Highway continue reconstructing sidewalks, drainage and curbing on lower Washington in preparation for new pavement in near future.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please use caution when approaching this area and expect minor delays or find an alternate route.

TOWNWIDE: – FALL MAINTENANCE

Downtown Sidewalk Sweeping THURSDAY

Green Mountain Power continues their Tree Trimming Program.  For the next 2 months, Davey Tree Service will be assisting GMP with tree trimming around town.

NORTH BENNINGTON: – FALL MAINTENANCE

The North Bennington Highway crew will continue to clean storm drains and drainage areas as part of Fall maintenance.  Roadside mowing within the Village continues as well.  Men and equipment will be along the roadside.  Please use caution when approaching these areas and expect minor delays.

REMINDER – FALL :

Please DO NOT rake or blow leaves into Town streets or Highways as these clog storm drains and create 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.

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 Oct 04-08, 2021

Town of Bennington Project List

Week of October 04 – 08, 2021

 

Anthony Dr: One Lane Traffic as a Highway Crew returns to finish new drainage installation. Please use caution when approaching and expect delays or find an alternate route

Branch St: between Main St & County St: CLOSED to thru traffic as a Contractor replaces Lead service lines.  Local traffic will be accommodated.   Please use caution when approaching and expect delays or find an alternate route

Washington Ave: between MAIN St to Observatory St: One Lane Traffic as Highway continue reconstructing sidewalks, drainage and curbing on lower Washington in preparation for new pavement in near future.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please use caution when approaching this areas and expect minor delays or find an alternate route.

TOWNWIDE: – FALL MAINTENANCE

Downtown Sidewalk Sweeping THURSDAY

Green Mountain Power continues their Tree Trimming Program.  For the next 2 months, Davey Tree Service will be assisting GMP with tree trimming around town.

NORTH BENNINGTON: – FALL MAINTENANCE

The North Bennington Highway crew will be cleaning storm drains and drainage areas as part of Fall maintenance.  Men and equipment will be along the roadside.  Please use caution when approaching these areas and expect minor delays.

REMINDER – FALL :

**Note:           Town wide Hydrant Flushing has been scheduled for October 18 – 29th.

Please DO NOT rake or blow leaves into Town streets or Highways as these clog storm drains and create 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.

 

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 27-Oct 01, 2021

Town of Bennington Project List

Week of September 27 – October 01, 2021

 

Branch St: between Main St & County St: One Lane Traffic continues as a Contractor replaces Lead service lines. Please use caution when approaching and expect delays or find an alternate route

Dewey St: Harwood to Weeks: One Lane Traffic continues as a Contractor repairs lawns recently disturbed to water line project. Please use caution when approaching and expect delays or find an alternate route

Short St: Mon-Wed will be CLOSED as a Sewer Crew continues repairs on a sewer main. Please use caution when approaching.

Valentine St: MONDAY between Main St & Pleasant St will be CLOSED continues as a Contractor disconnects an abandoned service lines. Find an alternate route

Washington Ave: between MAIN St to Observatory St: One Lane Traffic as Highway will be reconstructing sidewalks on lower Washington and installing drainage in preparation for new curb and sidewalk installation.  A Water Crew will also be doing valve repairs and a Sewer crew will rebuild manholes in preparation for new pavement in near future.

TOWNWIDE: – SUMMER MAINTENANCE

Downtown Sidewalk Sweeping THURSDAY

Street sweeping continues.  Some traffic may be slowed down due to cleaning equipment in roadway.  Please use Caution and Expect Delays.

Roadside Mowing continues this week.  Some traffic may be slowed down due to mowing equipment on edge of the roadway.  Please use Caution and Expect Delays.

Green Mountain Power continues their Tree Trimming Program.  For the next 2 months, Davey Tree Service will be assisting GMP with tree trimming around town.

NORTH BENNINGTON: – SUMMER MAINTENANCE

The North Bennington Highway crew will continue roadside mowing and park maintenance.

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 September 20-24, 2021

Town of Bennington Project List

Week of September 20 – 24, 2021

Chapel Road: will be OPEN, however shoulder work continues.  Men & equipment will be on the edges of the road.  Please use caution when approaching.

East Rd: near Willow Rd intersection: One Lane Traffic as a Contractor makes a new water service connection. Please use caution when approaching and expect delays or find an alternate route

Division St: between Gage St & County St: One Lane Traffic continues as a Contractor replaces Lead service lines. Please use caution when approaching and expect delays or find an alternate route

Short St:   Wednesday will be CLOSED as a Sewer Crew repairs a sewer main. Please use caution when approaching.

Washington Ave: between MAIN St to Observatory St: One Lane Traffic as Highway continues full rehabilitation of the road, sidewalk and curbing including installation of new drainage.  Please use caution when approaching and expect delays or find an alternate route

TOWNWIDE: – SUMMER MAINTENANCE

Downtown Sidewalk Sweeping THURSDAY

Patching the roadway in various locations across town.  Please use caution when approaching these areas and expect delays.

Street sweeping continues.  Some traffic may be slowed down due to cleaning equipment in roadway.  Please use Caution and Expect Delays.

Roadside Mowing continues this week.  Some traffic may be slowed down due to mowing equipment on edge of the roadway.  Please use Caution and Expect Delays.

Green Mountain Power continues their Tree Trimming Program.  For the next 2 months, Davey Tree Service will be assisting GMP with tree trimming around town.

NORTH BENNINGTON: – SUMMER MAINTENANCE

The North Bennington Highway crew will continue roadside mowing and park maintenance.

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 13-17, 2021

Town of Bennington Project List

Week of September 13 – 17, 2021

 

Chapel Road: will be OPEN, however shoulder work continues.  Men & equipment will be on the edges of the road.  Please use caution when approaching.

Dewey St: Harwood to Weeks will be reduced to ONE lane with Traffic Control in place while a Sewer crew rebuilds manholes in this area in preparation for topcoat paving.    Please use caution when approaching and expect delays

Division St: between Gage St & County St: One Lane Traffic continues as a Contractor replaces Lead service lines. Please use caution when approaching and expect delays or find an alternate route

Maple St: will have multiple road patching from recent lead line replacement project.  Please use caution when approaching and expect delays.

Park St: between Gage St & County St: will have multiple road patching from recent lead line replacement project.  Please use caution when approaching and expect delays.

Spring St: will have multiple road patching from recent lead line replacement project.  Please use caution when approaching and expect delays.

Washington Ave: between MAIN St to Observatory St: One Lane Traffic as Highway will be demolishing the existing sidewalks on lower Washington and installing drainage in preparation for new curb and sidewalk installation.  A Water Crew will also be doing valve repairs and a Sewer crew will rebuild manholes in preparation for new pavement in near future.

TOWNWIDE: – SUMMER MAINTENANCE

Downtown Sidewalk Sweeping THURSDAY

Patching the roadway in various locations across town.  Please use caution when approaching these areas and expect delays.

Street sweeping continues.  Some traffic may be slowed down due to cleaning equipment in roadway.  Please use Caution and Expect Delays.

Roadside Mowing continues this week.  Some traffic may be slowed down due to mowing equipment on edge of the roadway.  Please use Caution and Expect Delays.

Green Mountain Power continues their Tree Trimming Program.  For the next 2 months, Davey Tree Service will be assisting GMP with tree trimming around town.

NORTH BENNINGTON: – SUMMER MAINTENANCE

The North Bennington Highway crew will be doing sidewalk work on Bank St in North Bennington.  Park maintenance & mowing will also continue within 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.

Roadwork Sept 06-10, 2021

Town of Bennington Project List

Week of September 06 – 10, 2021

 

 Town Office will be CLOSED Monday September 6th, 2021

in observance of the Labor Day Holiday. 

 There will be NO Roadwork on Monday September 06th, 2021. 

Please have a Safe Labor Day Holiday!!!

 

Tuesday – Friday roadwork continues as follows:

Chapel Road: will be OPEN, however shoulder work continues.  Men & equipment will be on the edges of the road.  Please use caution when approaching.

Dewey St: Harwood to Weeks will be reduced to ONE lane with Traffic Control in place while a Highway crew pours concrete for new sidewalks.    Please use caution when approaching and expect delays

Division St: between Gage St & County St: One Lane Traffic as a Contractor replaces Lead service lines. Please use caution when approaching and expect delays or find an alternate route

Main St: TUESDAY between Silver St & School St: One Lane Traffic as a Contractor slip lines the Sewer Main in this area.  Please use caution when approaching and expect delays or find an alternate route

Maple St: will have multiple road patching from recent lead line replacement project.  Please use caution when approaching and expect delays.

Park St: between Gage St & County St: One Lane Traffic as a Contractor replaces Lead service lines. Please use caution when approaching and expect delays or find an alternate route

 Spring St: will have multiple road patching from recent lead line replacement project.  Please use caution when approaching and expect delays.

 Valentine St:  Tuesday – from Main St to Pleasant St: CLOSED (local traffic only)to install flushing hydrant (this had to be rescheduled again while waiting on parts).

Washington Ave: between Elm St to Observatory St: One Lane Traffic as Highway will be installing drainage.

TOWNWIDE: – SUMMER MAINTENANCE

Downtown Sidewalk Sweeping THURSDAY

Patching the roadway in various locations across town.  Please use caution when approaching these areas and expect delays.

Street sweeping continues.  Some traffic may be slowed down due to cleaning equipment in roadway.  Please use Caution and Expect Delays.

Roadside Mowing continues this week.  Some traffic may be slowed down due to mowing equipment on edge of the roadway.  Please use Caution and Expect Delays.

Green Mountain Power continues their Tree Trimming Program.  For the next 4 months, Davey Tree Service will be assisting GMP with tree trimming around town.

NORTH BENNINGTON: – SUMMER MAINTENANCE

The North Bennington Highway crew will be doing sidewalk work on School St and Church St in North Bennington.  The crew will also be conducting a temporary repair on Bank St.

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 23-28, 2021

Town of Bennington Project List

Week of August 23 – 27, 2021

 ** Paving continues: on the following streetsPlease expect One-Lane restrictions and delays

Chapel Rd *  Hunt St (at Benmont Ave)  * Observatory St *

 

Chapel Road: One Lane Traffic as the road gets paved

Darling St: Thursday – One Lane Traffic as a Water Dept crew installs a new flushing hydrant.

Depot St: Monday/Tuesday –between Tractor Supply and County St will be CLOSED to through traffic as a Water Dept crew installs a new flushing hydrant

Dewey St: Harwood to Weeks will be reduced to ONE lane all week with Traffic Control in place while a Highway crew works on the sidewalk rehabilitation.    Please use caution when approaching and expect delays

Elm St: One Lane Traffic as a Contractor works on a sewer service line repair.  Traffic Control will be in place.  Please use caution when approaching and expect delays or find an alternate route.

Hunt St: at Benmont Ave : One Lane Traffic as a Contractor paves recent excavation.

Maple St : One Lane Traffic as a Contractor works on a sewer service line repair.

Observatory St: One Lane Traffic as a Contractor paves the roadway

Park St: between Gage St & County St : One Lane Traffic as a Contractor repairs a water service line. Please use caution when approaching and expect delays or find an alternate route

Tell Rd: One Lane Traffic as a Contractor works on a sewer service line repair.

 TOWNWIDE: – SUMMER MAINTENANCE

Downtown Sidewalk Sweeping THURSDAY

Patching the roadway in various locations across town.  Please use caution when approaching these areas and expect delays.

Street sweeping continues.  Some traffic may be slowed down due to cleaning equipment in roadway.  Please use Caution and Expect Delays.

Roadside Mowing continues this week.  Some traffic may be slowed down due to mowing equipment on edge of the roadway.  Please use Caution and Expect Delays.

Green Mountain Power continues their Tree Trimming Program.  For the next 4 months, Davey Tree Service will be assisting GMP with tree trimming around town.

NORTH BENNINGTON: – SUMMER MAINTENANCE

The North Bennington Highway crew will finish the installation of a new EV Charging Station at the Train Station Parking Lot.  Once complete the will continue with local park maintenance and mowing.

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 16-20, 2021

Town of Bennington Project List

Week of August 16 – 20, 2021

 

 Please Be Advised: Town Offices & Public Works will be CLOSED on Monday

August 16th, 2021 in Observance of the Bennington Battle Day Holiday. 

 

** Paving continues: the Topcoat will be applied on the following streets

Please expect One-Lane restrictions and delays

 Chapel Rd * Dewey St * Hillside St * Kocher Dr * Observatory * Park St * School St *

 

Chapel Road: One Lane Traffic as the road gets paved

Darling St: Monday – One Lane Traffic as a Water Dept crew installs a new flushing hydrant.

Depot St: Thursday –between North St and County St will be CLOSED to through traffic as a Water Dept crew installs a new flushing hydrant

Dewey St: Harwood to Weeks will be reduced to ONE lane all week with Traffic Control in place while a Highway crew works on the sidewalk rehabilitation.  There will also be FIRST (Base) Coat of Paving added while Highway continues the curbing and sidewalk work.  Please use caution when approaching and expect delays

Gage St: between Park St & Maple StOne Lane Traffic as a contractor repairs a broken water service line.

Hunt St: at Benmont Ave : One Lane Traffic as a Contractor works on a water main upgrade.

Lafayette St: Tuesday – One Lane Traffic as a Water Dept crew installs a new flushing hydrant

Maple St : will be CLOSED to through traffic.  ALL WEEK as a contractor works on the Lead Line Replacement project. Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Local Traffic ONLY will be accommodated.  Please use Caution when approaching these areas and find an alternate route.

Observatory St: Wednesday & Thursday : One Lane Traffic as a Contractor paves the roadway

 TOWNWIDE: – SUMMER MAINTENANCE

Downtown Sidewalk Sweeping TUESDAY

Street sweeping continues.  Some traffic may be slowed down due to cleaning equipment in roadway.  Please use Caution and Expect Delays.

Roadside Mowing continues this week.  Some traffic may be slowed down due to mowing equipment on edge of the roadway.  Please use Caution and Expect Delays.

Green Mountain Power continues their Tree Trimming Program.  For the next 4 months, Davey Tree Service will be assisting GMP with tree trimming around town.

NORTH BENNINGTON: – SUMMER MAINTENANCE

Monday: North Bennington Highway will be observing the State Holiday of Bennington Battle Day.

 Tuesday through Friday they will be installing an EV Charging Station in the Train Station Parking Lot as well as continued local park maintenance and mowing.

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.