DPW Roadwork May 31 – June 04, 2021

Town of Bennington Project List

Week of May 31- June 04, 2021

 

REMINDER: Town Office will be CLOSED Monday May 31, 2021 in observance of the Memorial Day Holiday. 

Additionally, there will be NO Town Roadwork on Monday May 31st, 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.

County St: WEDNESDAY – North St to School St will be CLOSED to ALL through traffic as a Highway Crew patches/paves a recent water main dig.  Residents ONLY will be accommodated.  Please find Alternate Route.

 Dewey St : Harwood Dr to WEEKS St: will be reduced to One-Lane Traffic next several weeks as a Private Contractor continues the next phase of South End Water Main Upgrade project. Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please use Caution when approaching these areas and expect minor delays or find an alternate route.

 Imperial Ave will remain CLOSED at the Silver St intersection to ALL through traffic for the next 2 weeks as a Highway Crew re-constructs a Retaining wall, sidewalk, and curbing.  Residents will have access from Morgan Street side ONLY.  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.

Observatory St : ALL: will be CLOSED to through Traffic for the next several weeks as a Private Contractor continues the next phase of South End Water Main Upgrade project. Residents of Observatory ONLY will be accommodated.  All others, please find an Alternate Route.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.

Pleasant St : North St to Park St: will be reduced to One-Lane Traffic all week as a Highway Crew works on the next phase of the School St/Pleasant St sidewalk upgrade project. Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please use Caution when approaching these areas and expect minor delays or find an alternate route.

Putnam St : THURSDAY Observatory to Harwood: will be CLOSED to through Traffic as the Water Department finishes service line work for the next phase of South End Water Main Upgrade project. Residents of this section ONLY will be accommodated.  All others, please find an Alternate Route.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.

Sharon Dr/Woodland Dr/Birch St: will be reduced to One-Lane Traffic during the week as a Sewer Crew rebuilds a Manholes in this area. Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please use Caution when approaching these areas and expect minor delays.

South St : Tuesday: will be reduced to One-Lane Traffic near the cemetery as a Sewer Crew rebuilds a Manhole. Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please use Caution when approaching these areas and expect minor delays.

School St : Main St to Pleasant St: will be CLOSED all week as a Highway Crew works on the next phase of the School St/Pleasant St sidewalk upgrade project.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please find an alternate route.

TOWNWIDE: – SPRING CLEANING & MAINTENANCE

Street sweeping continues.  Some traffic may be slowed down due to cleaning equipment.  Please use Caution and Expect Delays.

A Highway crew will start road markings throughout town.  This includes crosswalks etc.  Please use caution when approaching these areas and expect delays.

Green Mountain Power continues their Tree Trimming Program.  For the next 5 months, Davey Tree Service will be assisting GMP with tree trimming around town.

NORTH BENNINGTON: – SPRING CLEANING & MAINTENANCE

North Bennington Highway crew will continue mowing/spring maintenance on public properties across the Village. This includes Tree cutting/trimming in various areas.

If weather permits, Crosswalk painting will begin in the most popular sections first and likely at night.  Please use Caution when approaching and Expect Delays.

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 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 b