TOB Project List for Aug 10 – Aug 14, 2015

For Immediate Release
Town of Bennington Project List August 10 – August 14, 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 & ThursdaycShultz Construction wilLbe digging.on Momunent 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.



Tuesday – Wastewater 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.

Thnrsday – Wastewater crews will be working at the intersection of West Main Street and Harrison Avenue.  This will require one-lane traffic on Hmrison Avenue:

Please use caution when approaching these work zones.  All work is weather dependent.


Highway Department

Monday- Friday – A Highway crew will be replacing sidewalk on Benmont Avenue between River Street and County Street, traffic will be one lane controlled by flaggers.

Monday – A Highway crew will be replacing a culve1i on Coleville Road, the road will be closed between 8:00 am -12:00 pm. Residents please plan accordingly.

Tuesday- Friday – A Highway crew will begin rebuilding Booth Terrace, this street will be closed to all through traffic.

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.



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


Date:                August 6, 2015
Contact:         Stuart A. Hurd, Town Manager
Phone:            442-1037
Fax:                  442-1068