The Route 2 repaving project between Waterbury and Bolton will cause lane closures with alternating one lane travel during the week. Traffic control will be present, and motorists should expect traffic delays.
Motorists should be aware of paving operations on Appletree Point Road, Balsam Street, Farrington Parkway, Vest Haven Drive, Wildwood and Leddy Park Road through Aug. 8. One-way travel will be maintained, but delays are expected in and out of Leddy Park during the work.
Paving will start on Route 15 at Butlers Corners in Essex and continue north to just past Browns Trace Road in Jericho. Traffic control will be present and motorists should expect delays. This project should be completed by the end of July.
Work repaving Vt. Route 128 from the intersection of Route 15 in Essex extending north on Route 128 for 5.7 miles into Westford will cause one-lane travel in areas and reduced speed limits. Weather permitting, there will be paving from Weed Road north to the end of the project. There will be guardrail and curb work on the Essex end of the project during the week. Traffic control will be present and motorists are asked to use extreme caution. This project will be completed by Aug. 1.
Interstate 89 – Between Richmond and Colchester
Nighttime work on I-89 between Richmond and Colchester continues. Work hours are Sunday through Thursday between 7 p.m. and 6 a.m. and work is weather dependent. 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. This project is expected to be completed at the end of August.
Interstate 89 – Milton Lamoille River Bridges Project
The northbound right shoulder at the Milton Bridge is closed. Motorists should be aware of the possibility of unplanned lane closures to conduct maintenance during the week.
The bridge on Browns Trace near the intersection with Lee River Road is closed through Aug. 15. Traffic is detoured until the project is completed.
Culvert replacement on Hanley Lane will reduce travel to one lane. Motorists should expect minor delays and this project should be completed by Aug. 21.
Construction on the realignment of U.S. Route 2 between East Avenue and the ramps for I-89 by the Sheraton Hotel continues on the north side of U.S. Route 2 by the Sheraton Hotel and UVM property. The sidewalk on the north side of Route 2 is closed from the Holiday Inn to East Avenue. Pedestrian traffic is detoured. The bus stop remains open on the north side of Route 2 by the Sheraton. Regular work hours are Monday through Friday from 6 a.m. until 5 p.m. with no lane closures expected during peak hours. This project is expected to be completed July 31, 2015.