|Weekly Traffic Alert Notice|
Construction Alert Week of October 27
Anticipated work for the weekend and the week beginning October 27, 2014.
On Saturday, October 25, work on the Route 2 paving project between Bolton and Waterbury includes final paving from the west end of Bolton Village to the east end of Bolton Flats, weather permitting. During the week, final paving continues and includes work on driveway and side road entrances. Paving work is weather permitting. New gravel shoulder installation will follow paving operations. There will be lane closures with alternating one way travel and traffic control will be present. Motorists should expect traffic delays.
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 general clean up operations throughout the project limits as the project nears completion. 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 close lanes northbound from 7 a.m. until 2 p.m., and southbound from 10 a.m. until 7 p.m. The northbound and southbound shoulders at the Bridge are closed. Motorists should plan for delays, reduce speed and use extreme caution while driving through the construction zone.
Interstate 89 - Southbound Between Chimney Corners and the Milton Bridges Project
Culvert work on southbound Interstate 89 at mile marker 99.5 will reduce travel to one lane during daytime hours through December 1. This lane reduction is extended to include the southbound lane closures at the Milton Bridges Project.
Work to replace the pedestrian bridge on Route 15 by Joe's Snack Bar will cause lane closures through November 4.
Construction on the realignment of US Route 2 between East Avenue and the ramps for I-89 continues with work on sidewalks and general cleanup operations between 6 a.m. and 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.
On Monday and Tuesday, October 27 and 28 beginning at 9:30 a.m., there will be line striping of the circulator and sections of East Allen Street, weather permitting. Traffic will be diverted and motorists should expect delays.
Street reconstruction on Gamelin Court will prohibit through traffic until the end of October. The project begins on the west side and progresses east.
Motorists should be alert for workers performing general maintenance operations on the interstate and state roads.
For motorists traveling from Washington County: Construction on the Interstate 89 bridges at Exit 10 in Waterbury will close the passing lanes both northbound and southbound in the Exit 10 area of I-89 through November. Traffic delays are expected. The speed limit is reduced and motorists should use extreme caution driving through this area.
Drivers are asked to please use caution. The Chittenden County Regional Planning Commission would like to remind all motorists in highway work zones to: