Enosburgh Bridge Replacement

The Vermont Agency of Transportation in conjunction with A.L. St. Onge Contractor Inc. (St. Onge) will be replacing Bridge #24 on VT Route 118 in Enosburgh approximately 3 miles from the intersection of VT Route 118 & VT Route 105.

St. Onge has begin the installation of a temporary bridge structure and will continue with building the approaches to the temporary structure for the week beginning April 19, 2021. Motorist should expect a lane closure with traffic control until the anticipated date of April 29, 2021, when traffic will then be detoured over the temporary bridge. The anticipated completion is October 2021.

Traffic is now directed onto the temporary bridge however, motorists should be aware of construction vehicles entering/exiting the work zone.

Construction Updates

The following is the anticipated work schedule for the week beginning Monday, August 2, 2021:
Monday through Friday:
  • Removal of temporary detour
  • General cleanup work throughout the project

 


The following is the anticipated work schedule for the week beginning Monday, July 26, 2021:
Monday through Friday:
  • Weather permitting, line striping
  • General cleanup work throughout the project
Motorists should be aware of truck traffic entering/exiting the work zone.

Bridge deck paved, awaiting line striping


The following is the anticipated work schedule for the week beginning Monday, July 19, 2021:
Monday through Friday:
  • Installation of guardrail.
Motorists should be aware of truck traffic entering/exiting the work zone.

Concrete bridge deck waiting for guardrail installation


The following is the anticipated work schedule for the week beginning Monday, July 12, 2021:
Monday through Friday:
  • Complete fine grading the subbase and other related work to prepare for paving.
Motorists should be aware of truck traffic entering/exiting the work zone.
Concrete bridge deck and abutments poured

The following is the anticipated work schedule for the week beginning Monday, July 5, 2021:
Monday:
  • No work due to the Independence Day holiday
Tuesday through Friday:
  • Cleanup work in preparation for paving
Motorists should be aware of truck traffic entering/exiting the work zone.
Concrete bridge deck poured and prepped for gaurdrail installation

The following is the anticipated work schedule for the week beginning Monday, June 28, 2021:
Monday through Friday:
  • Concrete continues to cure
  • Paving of the bridge approaches
Motorists should be aware of truck traffic entering/exiting the work zone.
Concrete for the bridge deck and approach slabs continues to cure

The following is the anticipated work schedule for the week beginning Monday, June 21, 2021:

Monday through Friday:
  • Concrete poured for the bridge deck; Minimal work to allow for curing time.
Motorists should be aware of truck traffic entering/exiting the work zone.
Concrete poured for bridge deck; Covering concrete for curing process

The following is the anticipated work schedule for the week beginning Monday, June 14, 2021:
Monday through Friday:
  • Concrete pouring of the bridge deck and allow for curing time.
Motorists should be aware of truck traffic entering/exiting the work zone.
Installation of forms in preparation of concrete pour for bridge deck

The following is the anticipated work schedule for the week beginning Monday, June 7, 2021:
Monday through Friday:
  • Construction continues on building the new bridge deck.

            Bridge abutments stone filled

Both bridge abutments poured and cured, awaiting concrete deck; Erosion control still in place


The following is the anticipated work schedule for the week beginning Monday, May 31, 2021:

Monday:
  • No work due to the Memorial Day holiday
Tuesday through Friday:
  • Gravel placement for the bridge approaches
  • Stone fill placement around the concrete at the bridge abutments
Motorists should be aware of truck traffic entering/exiting the work zone.
Concrete walls all poured; South end roadway approach subbase work
Subbase at north end approach of new VT Route 118 roadway

The following is the anticipated work schedule for the week beginning Monday, May 24, 2021:
Monday through Friday:
  • Prep work continues in anticipation of installation of concrete beams for the bridge deck

                      Poured concrete wall

Covering concrete to aid in the curing process


The following is the anticipated work schedule for the week beginning Monday, May 17, 2021:
Monday through Friday:
  • Concrete footings will be poured, Friday May 14, 2021.
  • Removal of forms installed to pour concrete footings
  • Prep work begins for both bridge abutments
Motorists should be aware of truck traffic entering/exiting the work zone.
          Installation of form to pour concrete wall
    View of new bridge site from VT Route 118

The following is the anticipated work schedule for the week beginning Monday, May 10, 2021:
Monday through Friday:
  • Continue stabilization of the ground (driving pile) in preparation of building the new bridge abutments
Motorists should be aware of truck traffic entering/exiting the work zone.
Base prep work for new bridge footing on the south end

The following is the anticipated work schedule for the week beginning Monday, May 3, 2021:
Monday through Friday:
  • Continue demolition of the old bridge. Motorists should be aware of truck traffic in/out of the work zone.

Paving approach to the temporary bridge that opened to motorists on 4/27/21


Today, April 27, 2021 motorists will be detoured onto the newly installed temporary bridge on VT Route 118. This detour is expected to open to all motorists at 3:00 p.m. and will remain in effect during the construction of the new bridge.


The following is the anticipated work schedule for the week beginning Monday, April 26, 2021:
Monday through Wednesday:
  • Continue building the approaches to the temporary bridge
Wednesday through Friday:
  • The temporary bridge is anticipated to open to motorists
  • Begin demolition of the old bridge

Temporary bridge

Temporary bridge


The following is the anticipated work schedule for the week beginning Monday, April 19, 2021:

Monday through Friday:

  • Construction continues on the installation of the temporary bridge.

Motorists can expect a lane closure with traffic control to be present to assist in construction vehicles traveling in/out of the site locations.