DPW Roadwork May 02-06, 2022

Town of Bennington Project List

Week of May 02 – 06, 2022

 Green Up Day – May 7th – Please call the Town Offices to register

 **Townwide Hydrant Flushing Continues through Friday May 6th.  This program generally begins on the East side of Town and works its way West during the two-week period.  Some may lose pressure or experience discolored water.  These are normal side effects.  Please run the Cold Water ONLY to restore water.

Harrington Road: a Highway Crew will be ditching the edges of the roadway.  Please use caution when approaching, expect delays or find an alternate route.

Morgan Street (Extension) : will be reduced to ONE LANE all week while a Highway Crew ditches the edges of the roadway.  Please use caution when approaching, expect delays or find an alternate route.

TOWNWIDE: – SPRING CLEANING

Downtown Sidewalk Sweeping will now be every THURSDAY morning

A Highway Crew will continue painting & refreshing “Safety Markings” in various locations.  This includes crosswalks, parking spots and “Stop” bars, & arrows.  Please use Caution when approaching and Expect Delays

Highway crews will also continue spring maintenance including brush cutting and tree trimming in numerous locations across town.  Some streets may be temporarily closed or reduced to one-lane to accommodate necessary cleaning equipment.  Please use Caution and Expect Delays.

NORTH BENNINGTON: – SPRING CLEANING

The North Bennington Highway crew will begin spring preparations on the Village Fountain.  Welling Road will be graded for spring

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 – Spring Cleanup :

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.