Road Construction in Scenic Vt.


On The Road – July 8, 2019

Welcome to On The Road. Here is a list of road construction projects going on around the state. Please drive safely in all work zones. Safe travels.


I-89 Colchester – Between Exit 16 and 17 traffic may be reduced to single lane. Travelers should expect lane reductions between 6AM and 2PM. Normal work hours are 7AM to 5PM.  Bay Road will have alternating one-lane traffic this week.

I-89 South Barre/Berlin –A ledge removal project in Berlin has closed the Exit 6 northbound off ramp until Tuesday, July 30.  Lane reduction and slower speeds will impact traffic.

I-91 – In Rockingham, there is an ongoing bridge replacement project. Expect lane and speed reductions in this work zone so please plan accordingly. Work is scheduled continuously from Mondays at 7AM until noon on Fridays.

Upcoming Closures

Fairlee – VT 244 will have full closure later in July. Crews will be staging work starting the weekend of July 26.

Winhall – VT 30 will be closed for a culvert replacement project from July 19 through the 22nd.

Around the State

Newport -VT 191 is closed for six weeks starting July 8th and reopen August 23rd. Look for signed detour.

Brighton – VT 105 has a road resurfacing project. Two-lane traffic this week.

Orleans Village Bridge – VT 58 will have a one-way, alternating traffic pattern and slower speeds impacting traffic this week.  Expect delays.

Enosburg/Richford – VT 105/105A has a resurfacing project going on. Expect some delays.

North Hero/Grand Isle – US 2 at the drawbridge has a temporary drawbridge in place. Speed limit set at 25 MPH. Cyclists and motorcycles use caution.  Attention mariners!  The temporary drawbridge opens at the top of the hour between 8AM and 8PM, 7 days per week. Mariners can request drawbridge openings by the Bridge Tender on Channel 13 or at 802-372-4360. 

Williston – US 2 has a nighttime paving project that will affect traffic between 3AM and 6AM on Tuesday then back to daytime work.

Essex/Underhill – VT 15 has a repaving project. Travelers should expect day work with alternating one-lane traffic causing extended delays in morning and afternoon commuting hours.

Essex, Jericho-Richmond – VT 117 has alternating one-lane traffic again this week. Travelers should expect extended delays in this work zone.

Morristown – VT 12 has a resurfacing project extending for approximately 1.1 miles. Travelers should expect day and night work to include alternating one-lane traffic and delays in this work zone.

Waterbury/Stowe – VT 100 rehabilitation project has two-way traffic during the day and alternating one-lane traffic during the night requiring slower speeds in the work zones. Travelers should expect possible delays, in multiple work zones, both day and night. Heave traffic expected from 4PM to 7PM om Friday. Expect delays.

Waterbury – VT 2 Main Street has more construction this week. Expect delays in this work zone.

Bethel – VT 12 has a bridge project going on with minimal impact on traffic at this stage. Work hours 7AM to 7PM.

Bethel/Royalton/Tunbridge – VT 107 and VT 110 have road improvement projects going on. Travelers should expect alternating one-lane traffic with slower speed limits and delays in these work zones.

Bristol – VT 116 has a bridge project with lane restrictions. Temporary signals are in place.

Middlebury-Starksboro – VT 116 has a 20-mile road improvement project.

Brandon/Goshen – VT 73 has a 7.5-mile road improvement project going on. Travelers should expect alternating one-lane traffic and speed reductions. Expect some delays in the work zones.

Rutland/Pittsford – US 7 and VT 3 will have on going road improvement projects.  Expect alternating one-lane traffic and delays on VT 3. Travelers will encounter milling on VT 3 this week and extended delays in these work zones.

Manchester/Peru/Winhall – VT 11 has a 9.5-mile roadway construction project. Alternating one-lane traffic and delays in multiple work zones should be expected.

Manchester – VT 7A, 11 and 30 have road improvement projects. With daytime and nighttime work on this project, travelers should expect delays and alternating one-lane traffic in multiple work zones.

Springfield – Intersection of US 5 and VT 11 has an improvement project with minimal traffic impact this week.

Jamaica/Winhall – VT 30 has a paving project extending north from the Routes 30 and 100 intersection for 9 miles to the intersection of Route 11 in Winhall. Travelers should expect slower speed limits, delays and alternating one-lane traffic.


Interactive map of where all the current road construction is.

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