DPW Roadwork April 05 -09, 2021

Town of Bennington Project List

Week of April 05 – 09, 2021

Please be Advised: The Next Phase of PFOA Water Line extensions work now continues. 

 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 Pine Rd: will be reduced to One-Lane Traffic next several weeks as a Private Contractor 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 be CLOSED at the Silver St intersection to ALL through traffic for the next 5 weeks as a Highway Crew reconstructs 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.

Pleasant St : North St to Park St: will be reduced to One-Lane Traffic all week as a Highway Crew begins next phase of the School St/Pleasant St sidewalk 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.

Robinson Ave : Monday will be reduced to One-Lane Traffic as a Private Contractor will be repairing a private Sewer Service. Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please use Caution when approaching these areas and expect minor delays or find an alternate route.

School St : Main St to Pleasant St: will be CLOSED all week as a Highway Crew begins next phase of the School St/Pleasant St sidewalk upgrade project.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please find an alternate route.

 TOWNWIDE: – SPRING CLEANING

Highway crews will begin cleaning sidewalks and street sweeping throughout 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 begin cleaning out Tree boxes and filling with fresh mulch etc.

Green Mountain Power will begin their Tree Trimming Program.  For the next 6 months, Davey Tree Service will be assisting GMP with tree trimming around town.

NORTH BENNINGTON: – SPRING CLEANING

North Bennington Highway crew will begin trimming trees and brush on the roadside across the village.  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 – LEAF SEASON :

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.