On The Road

October 14, 2019

Welcome to On the Road. Here is a list of road construction projects happening throughout Vermont. Motorists are encouraged to stay focused when driving through work zones; lives depend on it. Safe travels!


I-89 Colchester Bridges – Reduced to one lane in the non-peak direction between Exits 16 and 17 during the day. Bay Road will also be reduced to one lane with alternating traffic for Tuesday and Wednesday. Travelers should expect delays.

I-89 South Barre/Berlin  Northbound travel is reduced to one lane near Exit 6 as crews pave the off ramp.

I-89 Waterbury-Richmond – Daytime work between 8:30AM – 3:30PM for a resurfacing project. Expect single lane closures with reduced speeds in the work zone.

I-91 Fairlee – Reduced to one lane in the Southbound direction between Exits 16 and 15 in preparation for a ledge removal project. 

I-91 Rockingham Bridges – Work continues on the bridge replacement project. Lane and speed reductions are in place throughout the work zone.

Around the State

Barre Town – work continues on an improvement project at the intersection of Mill St and VT-110. Mill St. is open to westbound traffic only.

Bethel – Construction is underway on Bridge 38 along VT-12. Motorists may encounter occasional lane closures this week, causing some delays.

Bradford – The bridge on Old Creamery Rd. over the Waits River is closed to all traffic for deck replacement. The project will continue into mid-November.

Brandon – The final season of construction along US-7.  Slower speeds and intermittent one-way alternating traffic can be expected.

Brandon/Goshen – The road reclaim project continues along VT-73. Alternating one-lane traffic and speed reductions are in place. Expect some delays in work zones, including Saturday.

Bristol – Bridge #12 along VT-116 currently has a width restriction. A temporary traffic signal is in place, with alternating one-way traffic.

Cambridge – VT-108 has a sloping project. Expect daytime lane closures with some small delays.

Danville/Plainfield – Paving along US-2 is scheduled to wrap this week. Alternating one-way traffic during the day with some delays.

Essex, Jericho-Richmond – Work along VT-117 this week with alternating one-lane traffic. Travelers should plan on reduced speeds and minimal delays.

Essex/Underhill  Day and nighttime paving activities continue along VT-15. Motorists should plan on extended delays during peak hours, most mornings and late afternoons.

Jamaica/Winhall – An extensive road reclaim project is underway along VT-30. Travelers should expect multiple operations with alternating one-lane traffic, slower speed limits, and delays.

Manchester/Peru Paving and shoulder work along VT-11 this week, with alternating one-way traffic throughout. Expect delays.

New Haven US-7 will be reduced to one lane approx. 1 mile north of the intersection with VT-17 for a culvert project. Temporary traffic signals are in place, with flaggers as needed. Some short delays.

Newport VT-191 will have single lane closures with alternating one-way traffic. Motorists should expect some slight delays.

North Hero/Grand Isle – The temporary drawbridge along US-2 is open to two lanes of traffic. Speed limit set at 25 MPH. Mariners: the temporary drawbridge opens at the top of the hour between 8AM and 8PM, 7 days/week until 10/15. Mariners can request drawbridge openings by the bridge tender on Channel 13 or at 802-372-4360. 

Orleans Village – One-way alternating traffic across one lane of the new bridge while crews construct the other half of the bridge. Traffic maintained with temporary signal lights.

Poultney – A paving project along VT-30. Travelers may encounter alternating one-way traffic in the areas of operation. Minimal delays.

St. Johnsbury – The Park and Ride at the intersection of US-2 and VT-2B is closed for improvements.

Stamford – A paving project is wrapping up along VT-100. There will be alternating one-way traffic during daytime hours. Expect some small delays.

Waterbury/Stowe – VT-100 rehabilitation project has nightwork this week with intermittent lane closures and alternating one-way traffic. Expect delays.

Westmore – Starting 10/15, VT-5A will be closed for ledge stabilization along the roadway next to Lake Willoughby. The closure is planned to last for two weeks. A signed detour is in place.

Williston – Work continues on VT-2A. There will be alternating one-way traffic at night on Wednesday and Thursday. Expect some delays.

Wilmington-Stratton – Continued resurfacing activities along VT-100 this week. Motorists can expect daytime work with alternating one-way traffic.

Woodstock VT-12 is reduced to one lane approx. 3 miles north of the intersection with US-4 for a bridge project. Temporary traffic signals are in place, with flaggers as needed. Some slight delays.