Public Works Project List – Week of Aug 8, 2016

Town of Bennington Project List
Week of August 08 – August 12, 2016

Water & Wastewater Department
Monday both crews will be assisting contractor on Branch St with a sewer line replacement while roadway is closed.

Highway Department

Branch Street will be closed to all through traffic from Main Street to Gage Street between 6:00am-4:00pm. Highway crews will be installing drainage, curb, sidewalks and pavement.
Single lane traffic will be necessary on Main St between Branch St and Bradford St; Expect minor delays. Please use caution, as men and equipment will be in the roadway.

Please use caution when approaching Silk Road at 67A as the Walking/Bike path construction continues between Bennington College and Hannaford Plaza.

Roadside mowing continues throughout town. Please use caution when approaching these areas.

Highway workers will also be assisting a private contractor cleaning numerous catch basins throughout town. Please use caution when approaching as men and equipment may be in the roadway.

Private Contractor Work:
A private contractor will be working on the Silk Road Bridge repainting and replacing boards. Please drive very slowly when entering and exiting the bridge area. If caution is not used, we may be forced to close the bridge during this time.

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.

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