DPW Roadwork Dec 20-24, 2021

Town of Bennington Project List

Week of December 20 -24, 2021

 

Town Office & Public Works will be CLOSED at Noon on Thursday December 23rd

and All-Day Friday December 24th in observance of the Christmas Holiday. 

Please have a Safe & Merry Christmas!!!

 Gage St: ONE lane Traffic as a Contractor replaces Lead service lines all week.  Please use caution when approaching and expect delays or find an alternate route.

Overlea Rd: Wednesday will be CLOSED to through traffic as a Contractor removes a hazardous tree.  Please find an alternate route.

TOWNWIDE: – Winter Preparations

Highway Crews will be trimming trees and shrubbery in the Town’s Right-of-Way that are creating sight hazards.  Please use caution when approaching these areas.

Water Crew will be marking, and mapping water shut off valves across town. Please use caution when approaching these areas

** Remember: Overnight Parking Remains in Effect

The Winter Overnight Parking Ban for all streets within the Town of Bennington as well as Village of North Bennington was put into order on November 15th and remains in effect till March 31st between the hours of 2:00 a.m. and 6:00 a.m. NO overnight parking is allowed on the streets.  Police will enforce this ban by ticketing individuals who leave unattended vehicles on the street during that time.

 

REMINDER – WINTER SEASON :

Did you Know ?

According to Vermont State Statue (23 VSA § 1126) it is ILLEGAL to plow snow or snow blow from your private property ONTO or ACROSS public highways.  Please remember to plow away from public roads into the private driveways and private roads. You cannot plow across a public road.   Failure to do so may result in possible fines!

**REMINDER:

Please keep children away from the roadside and/or parking lot Snow Piles/Snow Banks.  These are not play areas and can be dangerous.