Construction Alert Week of September 15
Anticipated work for the weekend and the week beginning September 15, 2014.
Work on the Route 2 paving project between Bolton and Waterbury includes installation of guardrails, work on driveway aprons, and possibly paving on Saturday, September 13. During the week, there will be paving throughout the project area, and continued work on guardrails, driveway aprons and side road entrances. There will be lane closures with alternating one way travel and traffic control will be present. Motorists should expect traffic delays.
Road construction on the following streets will be completed by the end of September: Mill Street, Thibault Parkway, Fletcher Place, Case Parkway, University Terrace, Juniper Terrace, Summit Ridge, Edgewood Lane, Center Street, and North Champlain Street.
Sidewalk construction on Route 116 from Charlotte Road to Silver Street will cause intermittent traffic delays through September 19.
On Monday or Tuesday, Lower Moody Road will be CLOSED between 92 Moody Road and Main Road from 7:15 to 2:45 p.m. for culvert work. Detour is via Carse Road during the closure.
On Tuesday or Wednesday, culvert work will CLOSE Upper Moody Road at 1491 from 7:15 a.m. to noon. Work is weather permitting.
Interstate 89 - Night Work Between Richmond and Colchester
On Sunday through Thursday from 7:00 p.m. until 6:00 a.m., there will be continued work on southbound bridges and, weather permitting, line painting on the southbound on and off ramps. Motorists should expect lane closures and traffic delays. The speed limit is reduced, and fines are doubled for speeding within the construction zone. Motorists should use extreme caution while driving through the construction areas.
Interstate 89 - Milton Lamoille River Bridges Project
Work on the Interstate 89 bridges over the Lamoille River in Milton will cause traffic delays due to lane closures Monday through Friday. Northbound lane closures are from 6:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. and if required from 8:00 p.m. until 6:00 a.m. Southbound lane closures are from 10:00 a.m. until 8:00 p.m. and if required from 8:00 p.m. until 6:00 a.m. The northbound and southbound shoulders at the Bridge are closed. Motorists should reduce speed and use extreme caution while driving through the construction zone
Stage Road is reduced to one lane for gravel resurfacing through September 26. Motorists can expect short delays and loose gravel.
Construction on the realignment of US Route 2 between East Avenue and the ramps for I-89 continues with work being done on the south side by the Staples Plaza. Regular work hours are Monday through Friday from 6:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. Traffic flow will continue in both directions at all times. This project is expected to be completed July 31, 2015.
Work on Route 15 bridges will cause short duration lane closures and delays through September 17.
Motorists should be alert for mowing, drainage cleaning and bridge washing operations on the interstate and state roads.
Drivers are asked to please use caution. The Chittenden County Regional Planning Commission would like to remind all motorists in highway work zones to:
* Reduce Speed * Obey all Workers Holding Signs * Watch out for People and Machines, and
* Give 'Em a Brake...when you encounter a work zone. Thank you.
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