On The Road

On The Road

                                                                                    June 17, 2019

Welcome to On The Road. Here is a list of road construction projects going on around the state. Please drive safely in all work zones. Safe Travels.


I-89 Colchester - Between Exit 16 and 17 traffic may be reduced to single lane during non-peak hours. Work hours are 7AM to 5PM. Lane closure on Bay Road this week.

I-89 South Barre/Berlin –A ledge removal project in Berlin will close Exit 6 northbound from Tuesday, June 18th through Tuesday, July 30th.  Detour signs and message boards will indicate the detour routes.

I-91 - In Rockingham, there is an ongoing bridge replacement project. Expect lane and speed reductions in this work zone so please plan accordingly. Work is scheduled to begin on Monday at 7 a.m. and end on Friday at noon.

Around the State

Brighton – VT 105 has a road resurfacing project. Two-lane traffic this week.

Orleans Village Bridge - VT 58 and Maple Street have alternating one-lane traffic, slower speeds and changing traffic patterns that will impact traffic this week. Water Street is closed. Expect delays.

Enosburg/Richford – VT 105/105A has a resurfacing project going on. Expect some delays.

North Hero/Grand Isle - US 2 at the drawbridge has a temporary drawbridge in place. Speed limit set at 25 MPH. Cyclists and motorcycles use caution.  Mariners can request drawbridge opening on channel 13 or at 802-372-4360.

Williston – US 2 has a paving project with no delays.

Essex/Underhill – VT 15 has a repaving project starting soon with work hours from 7PM to 6AM. In the meantime, day work with alternating one-lane traffic. Expect delays.

Essex, Jericho-Richmond - VT 117 has alternating one-lane traffic again this week. Expect delays in this work zone.

Cabot/Danville – US 2 has more clean-up work this week. Slower speed limit (40 MPH) will impact travel.

East Montpelier – VT 14 bridge project has more clean-up work this week. Alternating one-lane traffic with slower speeds between 9AM and 3PM.

East Montpelier - US 2 has a box culvert project finishing up. Alternating one-lane traffic 9AM-3PM. Some night work for line painting. Travelers should expect delays.

Waterbury/Stowe - VT 100 rehabilitation project has two-way traffic during the day and alternating one-lane traffic during the night requiring slower speeds in the work zones. Possible delays.

Waterbury - VT 2 Main Street reconstruction. Contractors are working on storm drains this week. Expect slower speeds and short delays in the work zone. Construction work in the Healy Court area this week. Specific information can be found at www.waterburyworks.com . Check for water shut off notices.

Bethel/Royalton/Tunbridge - VT 107 and VT 110 have a road improvement project going on. Travelers should expect alternating one-lane traffic with slower speeds and delays in these work zones.

Bristol – VT 116 has a bridge project with lane restrictions. Temporary signals are in place.

Brandon/Goshen – VT 73 has a road improvement project going on. Travelers should expect alternating one-lane traffic and speed reductions. Expect some delays in the work zones.

Rutland/Pittsford – US 7 and VT 3 will have a road improvement project going on.  Expect alternating one-lane traffic and delays on US 7 but no work on VT 3 this week.

Rockingham/Clarendon - VT 103 has a 42-mile road improvement project that will require a 40 MPH speed limit during daytime work hours. Alternating one-lane traffic will impact traffic again this week.

Manchester/Peru/Winhall – VT 11 has a 9.5-mile roadway construction project. Alternating one-lane traffic and cold planing this week. Expect delays.

Manchester – VT 7A, 30 and 11 all have road improvement projects. There will be daytime and nighttime work on this project. Travelers should expect alternating one-lane traffic in multiple work zones. Expect delays.

Jamaica/ Winhall – VT 30 and VT 100 intersection. This paving project extends north from the Routes 30 and 100 intersection for 9 miles to the intersection of Route 11 in Winhall. Travelers should expect slower speed limits and alternating one-lane traffic. Expect delays.

Mount Holly – VT 155 has a roadway project with slower speeds and alternating one-lane traffic again this week.

Brent Curtis is the Public Outreach Coordinator for the Agency of Transportation. Brent.curtis@vermont.gov




Read On The Road Mondays in the following Newspapers and on their websites:

 Times Argus, Rutland Herald, Brattleboro Reformer, Bennington Banner, Newport Dispatch and Newport Daily Express.

Where To Hear VTrans On The Road between 5:50 and 8:15 AM every Monday morning.

5:50AM WKXH 105.5FM (Northeast Kingdom)
6:20AM WSTJ 1340AM (Northeast Kingdom)
6:20AM WVMT 660AM (Colchester North)
6:50AM WLVB 93.9FM (Lamoille, Caledonia, Washington Counties)
7:15AM WTSA 96.7FM 1450AM (Brattleboro North)
7:25AM WSYB 1380AM 100.1FM (Rutland County)
7:35AM WVNR 1340AM (Rutland South)
7:35AM WNYV 94.1FM (New York)
7:50AM WDEV 550AM/FM (Eastern Vermont)