7/20/17 Posted below is the most recent construction update for the project.   


Construction Update
Charlotte US 7 Reconstruction
FEGC 019-4(20)

Project Location: US 7 from the Ferrisburgh/Charlotte Town line north for three miles to the Ferry Road Intersection.  Project completion is scheduled for 2018.

Traffic Delays – Expect traffic delays this week as crews place concrete barrier along US 7 from Wildwood West Development to Ferry Road. Traffic is scheduled to be shifted to the two-way detour along US 7 by the end of the week of 7/24/17.

Week of July 24th, 2017

Wildwood West Development to Ferry Road

Crews are scheduled to place concrete barrier along US 7 to prepare to shift traffic onto the offline two-way traffic detour.  Traffic is scheduled to be shifted to the detour by the end of the week.

East Thompsons Point Road to Wildwood West Development –

Excavation and installation of new underdrain will be nearing completion in the 8’ shoulder within this section of the project.

The underpass near the Lower Old Town Trail has been installed and crews are wrapping up backfilling and trail work.

Paving of the newly constructed 8’ shoulder has been postponed and will be rescheduled for a later date. Traffic will remain using the current pattern on US 7 until the paving is complete.

Traffic: Two-way traffic will be maintained as much as possible.  Alternating one-way traffic will be utilized while crews prepare and transition the traffic onto the traffic detours.  Flaggers will be present to maintain traffic flow.

It is illegal in VT to use any handheld portable electronic devices while driving. The law carries fines of up to $200 with points assessed if the violation occurs in a work zone.

Contact Francine Perkins, Project Outreach Coordinator, FRP Enterprises, LLC with any questions or concerns with regards to the project at 802-479-6994 or to view recent updates, visit www.roadworkupdates.com.