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.