Colchester/Essex Multi-Use Path - VT Route 15

 

Construction Updates

 
The following is the anticipated work schedule for the week beginning Monday, June 14, 2021:
Monday through Friday:
  • Pathway work continues on the north side of VT Route 15 between National Guard Road and Barnes Avenue
  • Topsoil and hydroseeding of the shoulders of all newly paved sections of the pathway.
  • Installation of sidewalk end panels at the intersections between Lime Kiln Road and Barnes Avenue.
Monday:
  • Installation of granite curbing at the intersections from Lime Kiln Road to Barnes Avenue.
Motorists should expect a lane closure from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. southbound between Lime Kiln Road and Barnes Avenue as well as northbound between National Guard Road and Barnes Avenue.
Paved path from Ethan Allen Avenue west
Excavated pathway from Ethan Allen Avenue to Susie Wilson Road

The following is the anticipated work schedule for the week beginning Monday, June 7, 2021:
Monday through Friday:
  • Pathway work continues on the south side of VT Route 15 between Lime Kiln Road and the UVM Fanny Allen Campus area.
  • Pathway excavation work continues on the north side of VT Route 15 between Ethan Allen Avenue and Susie Wilson Road.
Motorists should expect a lane closure in each of the above location between 10:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m.
  • Directional drilling between National Guard Road and Barnes Avenue to install a Burlington Telecom line.

Paving of the multi-use path on the south side of Route 15


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:
  • Pathway work continues on the south side of VT Route 15 within the UVM Fanny Allen Campus area.
  • Pathway work continues on the north side of VT Route 15 between Ethan Allen Avenue and Susie Wilson Road. The existing sidewalk within this area will be removed. Pedestrians will still be able to pass through this area.
  • Weather permitting, paving with 2" asphalt on all completed pathways, motorists should be aware of truck traffic entering/exiting the work area.
Motorists should expect a lane closure in each location between 10:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m.
Light pole bases installed for pedestrian crossing signals along with continued path excavation at the Barnes Avenue intersection

The following is the anticipated work schedule for the week beginning Monday, May 24, 2021:
Monday through Friday:
  • Pathway work continues on the south side of VT Route 15 within the UVM Fanny Allen Campus area.
  • Pathway work continues on the north side of VT Route 15 between Ethan Allen Avenue and Susie Wilson Road. The existing sidewalk within this area will be removed. Pedestrians will still be able to pass through this area.
Motorists should expect a lane closure in each location between 10:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m.
Path excavation continues at the Barnes Avenue intersection

The following is the anticipated work schedule for the week beginning Monday, May 17, 2021:
Monday through Friday:
  • Pathway work continues on the south side of VT Route 15 between Merrill Cemetery and the UVM Fanny Allen Campus
  • Pathway work continues on the north side of VT Route 15 between Barnes Avenue and Ethan Allen Avenue.
Motorists should expect a lane closure in each location between 10:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m.
         Final grading in preparation for paving

The following is the anticipated work schedule for the week beginning Monday, May 10, 2021:

Monday through Friday:

  • Pathway excavation and stone placement work to continue on the south side of VT Route 15 between Lime Kiln Road and UVM Medical Fanny Allen Campus.
  • Excavation to begin from Barnes Avenue working east to Ethan Allen Drive on the north side of VT Route 15.

Motorists should expect a lane closure in each location between 10:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m.

Multi-Use pathway to the intersection of Lime Kiln Road excavated out and filled with aggregate material to prep for paving.

 


The following is the anticipated work schedule for the week beginning Monday, May 3, 2021:

Monday through Friday:

  • Pathway excavation and stone placement work to continue on the south side of VT Route 15 between Lime Kiln Road and UVM Medical Fanny Allen Campus AND between National Guard Road and Barnes Avenue on the north side of VT Route 15.

Motorists should expect a lane closure in each location between 10:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m.

Existing sidewalk soon to be excavated out and replaced

 

Compacting the new pathway in preparation for paving


The following is the anticipated work schedule for the week beginning Monday, April 26, 2021:

Monday through Friday:

  • Pathway excavation work to continue between Lime Kiln Road and College Road jughandle (Merrill Cemetery), and National Guard Road and Barnes Avenue. Motorists should expect a lane closure in each location between 10:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m.
  • Directional drilling under National Guard Road to install conduit sleeves. Motorists should expect traffic control present.

Multi-Use Path excavation on the south side of VT Route 15


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

Monday through Friday:

Construction to begin in two locations

  • VT National Guard Road to Barnes Avenue
  • Behind St. Michael's College Cemetery working east towards UVM Fanny Allen Campus

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