The Route 2 repaving project between Waterbury and Bolton will cause lane closures with alternating one lane travel during the week.
Beginning Aug. 7, motorists should be aware of final paving operations on Appletree Point Road, Balsam Street, Farrington Parkway, Vest Haven Drive, Wildwood Drive and Leddy Park Road through Aug. 12 and line striping until the end of August. One-way travel will be maintained, and Saturday work is expected.
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. Traffic control will be present and motorists are asked to use extreme caution. Crews expect this project to be completed by the end of August.
Interstate 89 – Between Richmond and Colchester
Night work on I-89 between Richmond and Colchester continues. 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.
Culvert replacement on Hanley Lane will reduce travel to one lane through Aug. 21. Motorists should expect minor delays.
Construction on the realignment of US 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. Road access in and out of the Sheraton will be restricted to one lane during the week. 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, but may be on either the east or west side of the Sheraton drive. Flaggers will direct bus drivers. Regular work hours are Monday through Friday from 6 a.m. to 5 p.m. with no lane closures expected during peak hours. Traffic flow will continue in both directions at all times. This project is expected to be completed July 31, 2015.
Motorists should be alert for mowing and street sweeping operations on the interstate and state roads.