Public Works Project List (August 3 – August 7, 2015)

Town of Bennington Project List

August 3 – August 7, 2015

Water Department

Throughout the week-Water Crews will be doing Fire Hydrant maintenance. Motorist should use caution when moving through these work zones.

Wednesday & Thursday-Shultz Construction will be digging on Monument Avenue near the SVC Athletic Field entrance to make a new water connection. One-lane traffic will be accommodated. On Wednesday night at 9:00pm, water will be shut down on Monument Avenue from Elm Street to the rear entrance of SVMC. This outage is expected to last for 4-6 hours. Affected properties will be notified in advance of the shut down. Although Monument Avenue will have one-lane traffic motorists should expect delays during this night work and may want to seek an alternate routes.


Monday-WW crews will be on Chime St. near the dead end portion of the street.
-WW crews will be working at the intersection of Norton St. and Cutler St. This work will require road closure to through traffic on Norton St. 
-Wastewater crews will be working at the intersection of West Main Street and Harrison Avenue. This will require one-lane traffic on Harrison Avenue. 
-WW Crews will be working on Eastview Drive. One-lane traffic will be accommodated.

Highway Department

Throughout the week – Highway crews will be painting crosswalks. Highway crews will be on Elm Street between Dewey Street and Monument Avenue completing driveway entrance work and sidewalk work.

Please use caution when entering these construction zones, men and equipment will be in the traveled portion of the road. All work is weather dependent.


Residents and Contractors – Please make sure all loads are covered when taking leaves and or brush to the transfer station.