DPW Roadwork July 3-7, 2017

Town of Bennington Project List

Week of July 03 – 07, 2017


REMINDER: Town Office will be CLOSED Tuesday July 4th, 2017 in observance of the Independence Day Holiday.  Please have a Safe & Happy 4th of July!!!



Please be advised Dewey Street will be closed to through traffic between Monument Avenue and Blackberry Lane (only).  This construction project is expected to run through July 14th. Local traffic only will be accommodated Monday through Friday from 7:00am to 5:00pm

Jefferson Avenue: Highway & Sewer Crews will be working on Jefferson Avenue (and side streets south of Weeks St) in preparation for paving this summer.  Lane restrictions will be in place; Men & equipment will be in the roadway.  Please use caution.

Orebed Road will be Closed to through traffic Wednesday through Friday 6:30am – 3:00pm each day.  Local Traffic will be accommodated.  The Highway crew will be finishing culvert work for paving.  Please use caution when approaching.


Townwide Work:

Crews will be rebuilding catch basins town wide in preparation for paving. Some lanes therefore will be restricted.  Please yield to traffic and use caution when approaching these areas.

Crews will be painting lines in the town parking lots this week.  Please avoid overnight parking if possible.

Roadside mowing also continues of Bennington.  Please use caution when approaching these areas and leave plenty of room for the tractor.



Please DO NOT rake or blow grass and/or leaves into Town streets or Highways as this clogs storm drains and creates 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.