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Posted on: September 3, 2021

[ARCHIVED] Winooski US-7 Concrete Repair Project Update 9.3.21


Project Description: The Vermont Agency of Transportation will be rehabilitating the existing concrete roadway in an effort to improve the ride over the surface, and to extend the serviceable life of the concrete before major reconstruction is necessary. Treatment options will be evaluated during the design phase, though it is anticipated that work will include diamond grinding of the surface to improve smoothness and joint filling and repair using either a cementitious or asphaltic material. At this time, it is not anticipated that guardrails or signs will be included as part of the project. 

View the full project description here:

Location: This project begins on U.S. Highway 7 just after the bridge over the Winooski River and extends northerly along US 7 for 0.138 miles to the intersection with West Allen St., U.S. 7, and Vermont Route 15. This project includes the north and southbound entrances and exits to the circulator, as well as the concrete panels on West Allen St. at the intersection with U.S. 7 to the intersection with Follett Street.

Construction Activities: Work will occur in the lower parking stalls on Tuesday night, 9/7. Please note that parking will be restricted in this area after 9 PM and all vehicles need to be removed on this date. Crews will be stripping and sealing the joints in this area. 

Look Ahead: The week of 9/14 crews will be onsite to grind and paint permanent lines in the project area. Sign installation will take place at this time as well. 

Holiday: In observance of the Labor Day holiday, the contractor will not be working Friday night, 9/3 through Monday night, 9/6. Work will resume on Tuesday, 9/7 at 7 PM.

Traffic Impact: It is anticipated that traffic will be reduced to one lane of travel within the project area Tuesday night (9/7/21) from 7 PM to 6 AM. Work will be performed in the lower parking stall areas on Tuesday, 9/7. Parking will be restricted in this area after 9 PM on Tuesday.

Questions regarding this update can be sent to Natalie Boyle: 802 855 3893 /

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