7/13/17- Posted below is the most recent construction update. 

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Construction Update
Roxbury Northfield (VT 12A)
ER STP 0187(13)

                                                                       

Project Location: The project extends along VT 12A from about ¾ of a mile north of the Granville/Roxbury Town Line in Roxbury to the Northfield Village Limits for a distance of 9.6 miles.

Drivers are warned to exercise extreme caution on granular surfaced roadways in a work zone. Punctured tires and windshield damage could occur if material flies up from the surface of the road. Maintain a safe distance between vehicles and obey the speed limit.

Saturday, July 15th, 2017 – Crews are scheduled to start reclaiming VT 12A just north of Roxbury Village.

 VT 12A will continue to be monitored for dust and potholes throughout the week and over the weekends.

Week of July 17th, 2017

There will be several active construction operations within the project this week. Expect traffic delays on VT 12A this week.

Northfield:

  • Ditching crews will continue cleaning the ditch lines from the Northfield Country Club to the north end of the project.

Roxbury:

  • Crews will start reclaiming the road north of Roxbury Village and work their way north to Northfield. Reclaiming operations will rototill the remaining grooved pavement leaving the road a gravel surface.  Expect limited pavement markings on the reclaimed surface.
  • Guardrail crews will be installing new guardrail between Thurston Hill Road and Sullivan Hill Road.
  • Mid-week, ditching crews will return to Roxbury and clean ditch lines between Sullivan Hill Road and Camp Brook Road.

Travel will be reduced to one lane with alternating one way traffic around all operations.  Flaggers will be present to assist in maintaining traffic flow.

Traffic – Traffic delays are expected this week.

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. Construction updates will be posted at www.roadworkupdates.com