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.