Roadwork Mar 29-Apr 02, 2021

Town of Bennington Project List

Week of MARCH 29 – April 02, 2021

 **Remember: Overnight Parking Ban remains thru March 31st

 

Please be Advised: The Next Phase of PFOA Water Line extensions will begin this week. 

Chapel Road: Crossover to N.Branch St : will be CLOSED to through traffic for next several weeks as PFOA Contractors begin 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 (at Brooklyn Bridge): Tuesday will be reduced to One-Lane Traffic as a Water Crew repairs a broken valve.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please use Caution when approaching these areas and expect minor delays.

Dewey St : Harwood Dr to Pine Rd: will be reduced to One-Lane Traffic next several weeks as a Private Contractor begins the next phase of South End Water Main Upgrade. 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 be CLOSED at the Silver St intersection to ALL through traffic for the next 6 weeks as a Highway Crew reconstructs 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 begin the next phase of PFOA Water Line extension work.

Robinson Ave : Thursday will be reduced to One-Lane Traffic as a Private Contractor will be repairing a private Sewer Service. Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please use Caution when approaching these areas and expect minor delays or find an alternate route.

 TOWNWIDE: – SPRING CLEANING

Highway crews will begin cleaning sidewalks and street sweeping throughout town.  Some streets may be temporarily closed or reduced to one-lane to accommodate necessary cleaning equipment.  Please use Caution and Expect Delays.

A Downtown crew will begin cleaning out Tree boxes and filling with fresh mulch etc.

Green Mountain Power will begin their Tree Trimming Program.  For the next 6 months, Davey Tree Service will be assisting GMP with tree trimming around town.

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 – LEAF SEASON :

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.

** Remember: Overnight Parking Ban STILL in Effect

The Winter Overnight Parking Ban for all streets within the town is STILL effect.  From November 15 to March 31 between the hours of 2:00 a.m. and 6:00 a.m NO overnight parking is allowed.  Police will enforce this ban by ticketing individuals who leave unattended vehicles on the street during that time.