Chittenden County Road Work

The Chittenden County Regional Planning Commission provided a list of anticipated roadwork in the region.

Paving, ditching and guardrail operations will continue throughout the project area of Latham Mobile Home Sales in Bolton and Little River Road in Waterbury through Friday. Paving crews will also start preparing driveway aprons and side road entrances for final paving. There will be lane closures with alternating one-way travel and traffic control will be present. Motorists should expect traffic delays.

Work on repaving VT Route 128 from the intersection of Route 15 in Essex extending north on Route 128 for 5.7 miles into Westford includes general cleanup work throughout the project limits through Friday, weather permitting.

Interstate 89 – Between Richmond and Colchester
Nighttime work on I-89 between Richmond and Colchester continues. All paving and painting work is weather permitting. There will be continued bridge joint work on the southbound bridges. 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
Lane closures in both directions may cause traffic delays. Northbound lane closures are from 6 a.m. until 2 p.m. and if required from 8 p.m. until 6 a.m. Southbound lane closures are from 10 a.m. until 8 p.m. and if required from 8 p.m. until 6 a.m. Rolling road blocks will occur on Thursday and throughout the week as needed. The northbound and southbound shoulders at the Bridge are closed. Motorists should reduce speed and use extreme caution while driving through the construction zone

There will be signal work at the Park and Ride intersection on Route 2 causing lane pattern changes. Traffic control will be present.

South Burlington
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 US Route 2 by the Sheraton lawn and UVM property. Regular work hours this week are from 6 a.m. until 5 p.m. with no lane closures expected during peak hours. There will also be night work from 7 p.m. until 6 a.m. with some lane closures. Traffic flow will continue in both directions at all times. The sidewalk on the north side of Route 2 is closed from the Holiday Inn to East Avenue and pedestrian traffic is detoured. The bus stop remains open on the north side of Route 2 by the Sheraton. This project is expected to be completed July 31, 2015.

Motorists should be alert for mowing and sweeping operations on the interstate and state roads.