DPW Roadwork Aug 02-06, 2021

Town of Bennington Project List

Week of August 02 – 06, 2021

Chapel Road: Crossover to N.Branch St : will be CLOSED to through traffic for next several weeks as PFOA Contractors continue the next phase of PFOA Water Main extensions. Local traffic will be accommodated.  Residents may only enter/exit this section of Chapel Rd from the Crossover intersection.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please find Alternate Route.

Convent Ave : MONDAY Anthony Dr to Main St will be CLOSED while a Private Contractor conducts a new water tap.  Please find an alternate route.

County St: at School St Tuesday will be reduced to ONE lane with traffic control in place while a Sewer crew rebuilds a manhole.  Please use caution when approaching and expect delays.

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

Harwood Dr: Wed/Thurs/Fri  is scheduled to be Paved (weather permitting).  Please use caution when approaching and expect delays

Hillside St: will be reduced to ONE lane all week while a Highway crew works on catch basins and drainage in preparation for new pavement.  Tuesday a private Contractor will be repairing a sewer service line.  Please use caution when approaching and expect delays or find an alternate route

Hunt St: intersection of Benmont Ave:  Wed/Thurs/Fri  is scheduled to be Paved (weather permitting).  Please use caution when approaching and expect delays

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.

North St: MONDAY will be reduced to ONE lane with traffic control in place while a Sewer crew rebuilds a manhole.  Please use caution when approaching and expect delays.

North Branch St @ Chapel Rd intersection will be CLOSED as PFOA Contractors continue the next phase of PFOA Water Line extension work.

Observatory St: Wed/Thurs/Fri  is scheduled to be Paved (weather permitting).  Please use caution when approaching and expect delays

Park St : between County St and Kocher Dr will be reduced to One-Lane as a Town Crews continue work valve and manhole work in preparation for paving.  Please use caution when approaching and expect delays.

Pleasant St : Monday between North St and School St will be CLOSED as a Water crew repairs a water valve in preparation for paving.  Please use caution when approaching and expect delays.

Upper Pleasant St will be CLOSED Wednesday between Main St and Valentine while a Sewer Crew works on a sewer main repair.

Rte 7: in the area of Houghton Lane Bridge crossing (both directions) will be reduced to One-Lane as a private contractor continues work on PFOA Water Main Extension.  Please use caution when approaching and expect delays

School St : between Main St and Bridge will remain rough while waiting for new pavement.  Please use caution when approaching and expect delays.

Washington Ave : between Elm St & Observatory St remains rough as total sidewalk, drainage and roadway rehabilitation work continues.

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

North Bennington Highway crew will be conducting 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 July 26-30, 2021

Town of Bennington Project List

Week of July 26 – 30, 2021

 Chapel Road: Crossover to N.Branch St : will be CLOSED to through traffic for next several weeks as PFOA Contractors continue the next phase of PFOA Water Main extensions. Local traffic will be accommodated.  Residents may only enter/exit this section of Chapel Rd from the Crossover intersection.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please find Alternate Route.

Crescent Blvd : Mon & Tues will be reduced to One-Lane as a Sewer Crew rebuilds Manholes.  Please use caution when approaching and expect delays.

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.  Monday a Water crew will also be repairing a water valve.  Please use caution when approaching and expect delays

Lafayette St : Monday will be reduced to One-Lane as a private contractor repairs a leaking water service line.  Please use caution when approaching and expect delays.

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.

North Branch St @ Chapel Rd intersection will be CLOSED as PFOA Contractors continue the next phase of PFOA Water Line extension work.

Park St : between County St and Kocher Dr will be reduced to One-Lane as a contractor grinds pavement in preparation for paving.  Please use caution when approaching and expect delays.

Pleasant St : between North St and Park St will be reduced to One-Lane as a contractor grinds pavement in preparation for paving.  Please use caution when approaching and expect delays.

Rte 7 NORTHBOUND: in the area of Houghton Lane Bridge crossing will be reduced to One-Lane as a private contractor continues work on PFOA Water Main Extension.  Please use caution when approaching and expect delays

School St : between Main St and Bridge will be reduced to One-Lane as a contractor grinds pavement in preparation for paving.  Please use caution when approaching and expect delays.

Washington Ave : between Elm St & Observatory 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.

 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.

A Highway crew will continue road markings throughout town.  This includes crosswalks etc.  Please use caution when approaching these areas 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

North Bennington Highway crew will be removing and repairing a section of sidewalk at the Post Office.  Please use Caution when approaching these areas and expect minor 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:   SUMMER Clean-Up

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 i

DPW Roadwork July 19-26, 2021

Town of Bennington Project List

Week of July 19 – 23, 2021

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.

 

Chapel Road: Crossover to N.Branch St : will be CLOSED to through traffic for next several weeks as PFOA Contractors continue the next phase of PFOA Water Main extensions. Local traffic will be accommodated.  Residents may only enter/exit this section of Chapel Rd from the Crossover intersection.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please find Alternate Route.

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

Hunt St: at Benmont Ave intersection will be reduced to ONE lane all week with Traffic Control in place while a Contractor works on water connection.   Please use caution when approaching and expect delays

Imperial Ave is OPEN !!

North Branch St @ Chapel Rd intersection will be CLOSED as PFOA Contractors continue the next phase of PFOA Water Line extension work.

Observatory St : will be reduced to One-Lane as a Sewer Crew rebuilds Manholes.  Please use caution when approaching and expect delays.

Park St : will be reduced to One-Lane as a Sewer Crew rebuilds Manholes.  Please use caution when approaching and expect delays.

Pleasant St : will be reduced to One-Lane as a Sewer Crew rebuilds Manholes.  Please use caution when approaching and expect delays.

Washington Ave : between Elm St & Observatory 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.

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.

A Highway crew will continue road markings throughout town.  This includes crosswalks etc.  Please use caution when approaching these areas 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

North Bennington Highway crew will be continuing summer maintenance in Village parks.  Please use Caution when approaching these areas and expect minor 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:   SUMMER Clean-Up

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 July 12-16, 2021

Town of Bennington Project List

Week of July 12 – 16, 2021

Chapel Road: Crossover to N.Branch St : will be CLOSED to through traffic for next several weeks as PFOA Contractors continue the next phase of PFOA Water Main extensions. Local traffic will be accommodated.  Residents may only enter/exit this section of Chapel Rd from the Crossover intersection.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please find Alternate Route.

Dewey St: Harwood to Weeks will be CLOSED Tuesday to Friday to ALL through traffic while a Highway crew installs new drainage. Traffic Control will be in place to assist those into Doctor locations.  All others Please find Alternate Route.

Imperial Ave will remain CLOSED at the Silver St intersection through Tuesday to ALL as the Subcontractor is expecting to Pave all of Imperial Ave Monday (weather permitting).  Residents will have access from Morgan Street side ONLY and expect delays.  Please find Alternate Route.

North Branch St @ Chapel Rd intersection will be CLOSED as PFOA Contractors continue the next phase of PFOA Water Line extension work.

School St: Gage to Pleasant (Tuesday) will be CLOSED to through Traffic as the Water Department installs a new flushing hydrant. Residents of this section ONLY will be accommodated.  All others, please find an Alternate Route.  Men and equipment will be in 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.

A Highway crew will continue road markings throughout town.  This includes crosswalks etc.  Please use caution when approaching these areas 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

North Bennington Highway crew will be working on Main Street near the post office for the sidewalk replacement project.  Please use Caution when approaching these areas and expect minor 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:   SUMMER Clean-Up

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 July 05-09, 2021

Town of Bennington Project List

Week of July 05 – 09, 2021

 Town Office will be CLOSED Monday July 5th, 2021 in observance of the Independence Day Holiday.  Additionally, there will be NO Roadwork on Monday July 5th, 2021. 

 Please have a Safe & Happy 4th of July!!!

Chapel Road: Crossover to N.Branch St : will be CLOSED to through traffic for next several weeks as PFOA Contractors continue the next phase of PFOA Water Main extensions. Local traffic will be accommodated.  Residents may only enter/exit this section of Chapel Rd from the Crossover intersection.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please find Alternate Route.

Harwood Dr : Dewey St to Putnam St: will be CLOSED to through Traffic as a private contractor installs a new water main for the next phase of South End Water Main Upgrade project. Residents of this section ONLY will be accommodated.  All others, please find an Alternate Route.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.

Imperial Ave will remain CLOSED at the Silver St intersection to ALL through traffic due to a Subcontractor’s delays.  Residents will have access from Morgan Street side ONLY.  Please find Alternate Route.

North Branch St @ Chapel Rd intersection will be CLOSED as PFOA Contractors continue the next phase of PFOA Water Line extension work.

Putnam St : Observatory to Harwood: will be CLOSED to through Traffic as a private contractor installs a new water main for the next phase of South End Water Main Upgrade project. Residents of this section ONLY will be accommodated.  All others, please find an Alternate Route.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.

School St: Gage to Pleasant (Wednesday) will be CLOSED to through Traffic as the Water Department installs a new flushing hydrant. Residents of this section ONLY will be accommodated.  All others, please find an Alternate Route.  Men and equipment will be in 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.

A Highway crew will continue road markings throughout town.  This includes crosswalks etc.  Please use caution when approaching these areas 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

North Bennington Highway crew will be installing Flashing Crosswalk Light on Main St at the McCullough Free Library.  Additionally, there will be Culvert work on Overlea Road.  Please use Caution when approaching these areas and expect minor 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:   SUMMER Clean-Up

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 June 28-July 02, 2021

Town of Bennington Project List

Week of June 28 – July 02, 2021

 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. 

Chapel Road: Crossover to N.Branch St : will be CLOSED to through traffic for next several weeks as PFOA Contractors continue the next phase of PFOA Water Main extensions. Local traffic will be accommodated.  Residents may only enter/exit this section of Chapel Rd from the Crossover intersection.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please find Alternate Route.

Dewey St : Harwood Dr to WEEKS St: will be reduced to One-Lane Traffic next several weeks as a Highway Department continues sidewalk and curbing rehabilitation work. Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please use Caution when approaching these areas and expect minor delays or find an alternate route.

Harwood Dr : Dewey St to Putnam St: will be CLOSED to through Traffic as a private contractor installs a new water main for the next phase of South End Water Main Upgrade project. Residents of this section ONLY will be accommodated.  All others, please find an Alternate Route.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.

Hillside St : Silver St to South St: will be reduced to One-Lane Traffic Wednesday & Thursday as a Sewer Department crew rebuilds manholes. Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please use Caution when approaching these areas and expect minor delays or find an alternate route.

Imperial Ave will remain CLOSED at the Silver St intersection to ALL through traffic due to a Subcontractor’s delays.  Residents will have access from Morgan Street side ONLY.  Please find Alternate Route.

North Branch St @ Chapel Rd intersection will be CLOSED as PFOA Contractors continue the next phase of PFOA Water Line extension work.

Putnam St : Observatory to Harwood: will be CLOSED to through Traffic as a private contractor installs a new water main for the next phase of South End Water Main Upgrade project. Residents of this section ONLY will be accommodated.  All others, please find an Alternate Route.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.

Washington Ave : between Elm St & Observatory St will be reduced to One-Lane Traffic  ALL WEEK as a contractor works on the Lead Line Replacement project. Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please use Caution when approaching these areas and expect minor delays or find an alternate route.

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.

A Highway crew will continue road markings throughout town.  This includes crosswalks etc.  Please use caution when approaching these areas 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

North Bennington Highway crew will maintaining local parks this week.

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 Clean-Up

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

DPW Roadwork June 21-25, 2021

Town of Bennington Project List

Week of June 21 – 25, 2021

 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. 

Chapel Road: Crossover to N.Branch St : will be CLOSED to through traffic for next several weeks as PFOA Contractors continue the next phase of PFOA Water Main extensions. Local traffic will be accommodated.  Residents may only enter/exit this section of Chapel Rd from the Crossover intersection.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please find Alternate Route.

Dewey St : Harwood Dr to WEEKS St: will be reduced to One-Lane Traffic next several weeks as a Water Department continues the next phase of South End Water Main Upgrade project. Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please use Caution when approaching these areas and expect minor delays or find an alternate route.

Imperial Ave will remain CLOSED at the Silver St intersection to ALL through traffic due to a Subcontractor’s delays.  Residents will have access from Morgan Street side ONLY.  Please find Alternate Route.

North Street : Monday between Gage St & River St will be reduced to One-Lane Traffic as a Sewer Crew rebuilds a manhole. Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please use Caution when approaching these areas and expect minor delays or find an alternate route.

North Branch St @ Chapel Rd intersection will be CLOSED as PFOA Contractors continue the next phase of PFOA Water Line extension work.

Observatory St : ALL: will be CLOSED to through Traffic for the next several weeks as a Private Contractor continues the next phase of South End Water Main Upgrade project. Residents of Observatory ONLY will be accommodated.  All others, please find an Alternate Route.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.

Putnam St : Wednesday- Weeks St to Harwood: will be CLOSED to through Traffic as the Water Department finishes service line work for the next phase of South End Water Main Upgrade project. Residents of this section ONLY will be accommodated.  All others, please find an Alternate Route.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.

School St : Tuesday & Wednesday between Gage St & Main St will be reduced to One-Lane Traffic as a Sewer Crew rebuilds a manholes (rain delayed). Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please use Caution when approaching these areas and expect minor delays or find an alternate route.

Washington Ave : between Elm St & Observatory St will be reduced to One-Lane Traffic  ALL WEEK as a contractor works on the Lead Line Replacement project. Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please use Caution when approaching these areas and expect minor delays or find an alternate route.

TOWNWIDE: – SPRING CLEANING & 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.

A Highway crew will continue road markings throughout town.  This includes crosswalks etc.  Please use caution when approaching these areas 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: – SPRING CLEANING & MAINTENANCE

North Bennington Highway crew will be sealing cracks in the roadway all week.  This work begins on School Street on Monday and will move to West St, Royal St and Asa’s Way later in the week. Please use Caution and Expect Delays

Tuesday VT Railways will be repairing Road Crossing at Eagle Street (Shaftsbury).  This may require a road closure.  Please use Caution when approaching these areas and expect minor 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 Clean-Up

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 June 14-18, 2021

Town of Bennington Project List

Week of June 14 – 18, 2021

 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. 

Chapel Road: Crossover to N.Branch St : will be CLOSED to through traffic for next several weeks as PFOA Contractors continue the next phase of PFOA Water Main extensions. Local traffic will be accommodated.  Residents may only enter/exit this section of Chapel Rd from the Crossover intersection.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please find Alternate Route.

Dewey St : Harwood Dr to WEEKS St: will be reduced to One-Lane Traffic next several weeks as a Water Department continues the next phase of South End Water Main Upgrade project. Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please use Caution when approaching these areas and expect minor delays or find an alternate route.

Imperial Ave will remain CLOSED at the Silver St intersection to ALL through traffic due to a Subcontractor’s delays.  Residents will have access from Morgan Street side ONLY.  Please find Alternate Route.

Lover’s Lane: Monday will be reduced to One-Lane Traffic as a Sewer Crew rebuilds a manhole. Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please use Caution when approaching these areas and expect minor delays or find an alternate route.

North Branch St @ Chapel Rd intersection will be CLOSED as PFOA Contractors continue the next phase of PFOA Water Line extension work.

Observatory St : ALL: will be CLOSED to through Traffic for the next several weeks as a Private Contractor continues the next phase of South End Water Main Upgrade project. Residents of Observatory ONLY will be accommodated.  All others, please find an Alternate Route.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.

 Putnam St : Monday & Tuesday- Weeks St to Harwood: will be CLOSED to through Traffic as the Water Department finishes service line work for the next phase of South End Water Main Upgrade project. Residents of this section ONLY will be accommodated.  All others, please find an Alternate Route.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.

School St : Tuesday & Wednesday between Gage St & Main St will be reduced to One-Lane Traffic as a Sewer Crew rebuilds a manholes. Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please use Caution when approaching these areas and expect minor delays or find an alternate route.

Washington Ave : between Elm St & Observatory St will be reduced to One-Lane Traffic  ALL WEEK as a contractor works on the Lead Line Replacement project. Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please use Caution when approaching these areas and expect minor delays or find an alternate route.

TOWNWIDE: – SPRING CLEANING & 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.

A Highway crew will continue road markings throughout town.  This includes crosswalks etc.  Please use caution when approaching these areas 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: – SPRING CLEANING & MAINTENANCE

North Bennington Highway crew will continue mowing/spring maintenance on public properties across the Village. This includes Tree cutting/trimming in various 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:   Spring Clean-Up

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.

Water Quality Report Notice

Bennington Water Quality Report 2021

All Town of Bennington Water Customers will be receiving a “Water Quality Report 2021” postcard-notification from the Town of Bennington Water Department.  These postcard notifications with the direct link were mailed on June 3, 2021.  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 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.  To arrange for “contactless pick-up” please call (802) 442-1037.  Or if you would like ONE mailed (or e-mailed) to you call the Water Department (802) 447-9719.

 

 

DPW Roadwork June 7-11, 2021

Town of Bennington Project List

Week of June 07 – 11, 2021

 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. 

Chapel Road: Crossover to N.Branch St : will be CLOSED to through traffic for next several weeks as PFOA Contractors continue the next phase of PFOA Water Main extensions. Local traffic will be accommodated.  Residents may only enter/exit this section of Chapel Rd from the Crossover intersection.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please find Alternate Route.

Dewey St : Harwood Dr to WEEKS St: will be reduced to One-Lane Traffic next several weeks as a Water Department continues the next phase of South End Water Main Upgrade project. Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please use Caution when approaching these areas and expect minor delays or find an alternate route.

Imperial Ave will remain CLOSED at the Silver St intersection to ALL through traffic for the next 2 weeks as a Highway Crew re-constructs a Retaining wall, sidewalk, and curbing.  Residents will have access from Morgan Street side ONLY.  Please find Alternate Route.

North Branch St @ Chapel Rd intersection will be CLOSED as PFOA Contractors continue the next phase of PFOA Water Line extension work.

Observatory St : ALL: will be CLOSED to through Traffic for the next several weeks as a Private Contractor continues the next phase of South End Water Main Upgrade project. Residents of Observatory ONLY will be accommodated.  All others, please find an Alternate Route.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.

 Putnam St : ALL WEEK- Weeks St to Harwood: will be CLOSED to through Traffic as the Water Department finishes service line work for the next phase of South End Water Main Upgrade project. Residents of this section ONLY will be accommodated.  All others, please find an Alternate Route.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.

 TOWNWIDE: – SPRING CLEANING & MAINTENANCE

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

A Highway crew will continue road markings throughout town.  This includes crosswalks etc.  Please use caution when approaching these areas and expect delays.

Roadside Mowing begins 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: – SPRING CLEANING & MAINTENANCE

North Bennington Highway crew will continue mowing/spring maintenance on public properties across the Village. This includes Tree cutting/trimming in various areas.

If weather permits, Crosswalk painting will begin in the most popular sections first and likely at night.  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:   Spring Clean-Up

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