6/16/17 – Bradford Bridge 1 is closed as of 6/16/17 for 84-days.


Bridge Closure Notice
Bradford VT 25B Bridge Project
BF 0191 (29)

Project Location: Bradford Bridge 1, which spans across the Waits River, is located on VT 25B in Bradford about two-tenths of a mile from VT 25 intersection.

Friday, June 16, 2017

Bridge Closed – As of 7:30 am this morning (6/16), Bradford Bridge 1 on VT 25B closed to all traffic.  The planned 84-day closure will extend thru September 8th, 2017.  During the closure period, the existing bridge will be removed and replaced with a new bridge.

Detour Route- An offsite detour for vehicles is marked with signs for use during the closure period. VT 25B thru traffic will be directed to use VT Route 25 and US Route 5 as a detour route around the project.

Schedule Overview from June 16, 2017 to June 29, 2017

Immediately following the closure of the bridge, crews will start dismantling and removing the old bridge. This work will extend through end of the week of June 19th.   Following the removal of the bridge, crews will be excavating and preparing the site for driving steel piles that will support abutment 1. 

Crews are planning to work during daytime work hours.

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 weekly at www.roadworkupdates.com