7/20/17 – Below is the most recent update about the project.

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Construction Update
Barre City Paving (US 302 & VT 14)
NH 2961 (2) & STP 2961 (1)

                                                               

Project Location: The project extends along US 302 from the Berlin/Barre City line through downtown Barre and continues on US 302/Washington Street to just before Poulin Auto.  The project also includes VT 14/ Maple Ave to Hope Cemetery and South Main Street to Jockey Hollow.

Barre Heritage Festival 7/28-7/30 – Due to the upcoming Barre Heritage Festival, no work will be performed in the downtown Main Street area on Friday, 7/28/17. Work may be performed in other areas of the project Friday.

Week of July 24th, 2017

Day Work – Crews will continue working during the day throughout the project this week. The day work is expected to have minimal impacts on traffic flow.  

Manhole and drainage structures will continue to be adjusted along the shoulder of the roadway along US 302/Washington Street, VT 14S/South Main Street and possibly Main Street.

Street parking will be blocked off in advance of work starting and will be opened back up as the work is completed.

Replacement of the crosswalk ramps will continue this week, weather permitting.  Crews will continue along VT 14N/Maple Ave.

Saws and jackhammers are typical pieces of equipment used for all of the planned daytime work.

Traffic – Minimal traffic delays can be expected throughout the 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