DPW Roadwork Oct 11-15, 2021

Town of Bennington Project List

Week of October 11 – 15, 2021

 

 **Note:           Town wide Hydrant Flushing has been scheduled for October 18 – 29th.

 Please Be Advised: Town Offices will be CLOSED on Monday October 11th, 2021 in Observance of Indigenous People’s day.

Town Road Crews however will continue to work throughout town

Anthony Dr: One Lane Traffic as a Highway Crew returns to finish new drainage installation. Please use caution when approaching and expect delays or find an alternate route

 Branch St: between Main St & County St: CLOSED to thru traffic as a Contractor replaces Lead service lines.  Local traffic will be accommodated.   Please use caution when approaching and expect delays or find an alternate route

Dewey St: Weeks to Elm will be reduced to ONE lane Thursday/Friday with Traffic Control in place while a Water crew repairs a leaking water main valve.   Please use caution when approaching and expect delays.

Main St: Branch St to Rockwood St will be reduced to ONE lane Thursday & Friday with Traffic Control in place while a Private Contractor repairs a Sewer Service Line.   Please use caution when approaching and expect delays or find alternate route.

Washington Ave: between MAIN St to Observatory St: One Lane Traffic as Highway continue reconstructing sidewalks, drainage and curbing on lower Washington in preparation for new pavement in near future.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please use caution when approaching this area and expect minor delays or find an alternate route.

TOWNWIDE: – FALL MAINTENANCE

Downtown Sidewalk Sweeping THURSDAY

Green Mountain Power continues their Tree Trimming Program.  For the next 2 months, Davey Tree Service will be assisting GMP with tree trimming around town.

NORTH BENNINGTON: – FALL MAINTENANCE

The North Bennington Highway crew will continue to clean storm drains and drainage areas as part of Fall maintenance.  Roadside mowing within the Village continues as well.  Men and equipment will be along the roadside.  Please use caution when approaching these areas and expect minor delays.

REMINDER – FALL :

Please DO NOT rake or blow leaves into Town streets or Highways as these clog storm drains and create 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.

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.