ESSEX, JERICHO-RICHMOND VT ROUTE 117

The Vermont Agency of Transportation along with Pike Industries Inc. will begin this 2018 – 2019 roadway rehabilitation project of VT Route 117 beginning in Essex where the State Highway begin to the intersection Route 2 in Richmond the week beginning June 18, 2018.  The anticipated completion date is October 11, 2019.

This project will consist of rehabilitation of the existing roadway sub-base, new traveling surface with shoulder widening (where feasible), drainage, guardrail and signage upgrades, new signal at the intersection of 289 off ramp and VT 117 along with other incidental items throughout the project.

During the construction period, motorists should expect traffic flow to be maintained at all times with one-way alternating traffic during construction hours with control present.

Motorists should also expect to be traveling on a gravel surface from approximately mid-July 2018 through August 2018.from Essex where the State Highway begins to the Jericho town line.

Anyone with questions or concerns regarding the project may contact Stephanie Barrett, Public Outreach Coordinator at 802-862-6085.

The anticipated work schedule for VT 117 on October 4, 2019

Written by on October 3, 2019 in ESSEX, JERICHO-RICHMOND VT ROUTE 117
  • Weather permitting, pavement markings throughout the project limits
  • Continue shoulder work throughout the project limits
  • Continue sign installation
  • Mailbox adjustments throughout the project limits
  • General cleanup work throughout the project limits

MOTORISTS SHOULD PLAN FOR DELAYS

Traffic control will be present allowing for one-lane of alternating travel within the construction zone.

The anticipated work schedule on VT 117 for October 3, 2019

Written by on October 2, 2019 in ESSEX, JERICHO-RICHMOND VT ROUTE 117
  • Weather permitting, pavement markings throughout the project limits
  • Continue shoulder work throughout the project limits
  • Continue sign installation
  • Mailbox adjustments throughout the project limits
  • General cleanup work throughout the project limits

MOTORISTS SHOULD PLAN FOR DELAYS

Traffic control will be present allowing for one-lane of alternating travel within the construction zone.

The anticipated work schedule for VT 117 on October 2, 2019

Written by on October 1, 2019 in ESSEX, JERICHO-RICHMOND VT ROUTE 117
  • Weather permitting, completion of driveway tie-ins.
  • Continue shoulder work throughout the project limits
  • General cleanup work throughout the project limits

MOTORISTS SHOULD PLAN FOR DELAYS

Traffic control will be present allowing for one-lane of alternating travel within the construction zones.  The speed limit will be enforced!

The anticipated work schedule on VT 117 for October 1, 2019

Written by on October 1, 2019 in ESSEX, JERICHO-RICHMOND VT ROUTE 117
  • Weather permitting, continue paving abutting side roads and driveway tie-ins.
  • Continue shoulder work throughout the project limits
  • Weather permitting, pavement markings throughout the project limits
  • Continue sign installation
  • General cleanup work throughout the project limits

MOTORISTS SHOULD PLAN FOR DELAYS

Traffic control will be present allowing for one-lane of alternating travel within the construction zones.  The speed limit will be enforced!

The anticipated work schedule on VT 117 for the week beginning September 30, 2019

Written by on September 26, 2019 in ESSEX, JERICHO-RICHMOND VT ROUTE 117
The anticipated work schedule on VT 117 for the week beginning September 30, 2019

Monday thru Friday:

  • Weather permitting, continue paving abutting side roads and driveway tie-ins.
  • Continue shoulder work throughout the project limits
  • Weather permitting, pavement markings throughout the project limits
  • Continue sign installation
  • General cleanup work throughout the project limits

MOTORISTS SHOULD PLAN FOR DELAYS

Traffic control will be present allowing for one-lane of alternating travel within the construction zones.  The speed limit will be enforced!

The anticipated work schedule on VT 117 for September 27, 2019

Written by on September 26, 2019 in ESSEX, JERICHO-RICHMOND VT ROUTE 117
  • Weather permitting, continue hand paving abutting driveway tie-ins in Essex proceeding east.
  • Continue sign installation

MOTORISTS EXPECT DELAYS!

MOTORISTS PLEASE SLOW DOWN! 
SAFETY FIRST!
SPEED LIMIT WILL BE ENFORCED – FINES ARE DOUBLED!

The anticipated work schedule on VT 117 for September 26, 2019

Written by on September 25, 2019 in ESSEX, JERICHO-RICHMOND VT ROUTE 117
  • Weather permitting, continue hand paving abutting driveway tie-ins in Essex proceeding east.
  • Continue sign installation
  • Continue signal work at the VT-289 intersection

MOTORISTS EXPECT DELAYS!

MOTORISTS PLEASE SLOW DOWN! 
SAFETY FIRST!
SPEED LIMIT WILL BE ENFORCED – FINES ARE DOUBLED!

The anticipated work schedule on VT 117 for September 25, 2019

Written by on September 24, 2019 in ESSEX, JERICHO-RICHMOND VT ROUTE 117
  • Weather permitting, continue hand paving abutting driveway tie-ins in Essex proceeding east.
  • Continue sign installation
  • Continue signal work at the VT-289 intersection

MOTORISTS EXPECT DELAYS!

MOTORISTS PLEASE SLOW DOWN! 
SAFETY FIRST!
SPEED LIMIT WILL BE ENFORCED – FINES ARE DOUBLED!

The anticipated work schedule on VT 117 for September 24, 2019

Written by on September 23, 2019 in ESSEX, JERICHO-RICHMOND VT ROUTE 117
  • Weather permitting, continue hand paving abutting driveway tie-ins in Essex proceeding east.
  • Continue sign installation
  • Continue signal work at the VT-289 intersection

MOTORISTS EXPECT DELAYS!

MOTORISTS PLEASE SLOW DOWN! 
SAFETY FIRST!
SPEED LIMIT WILL BE ENFORCED – FINES ARE DOUBLED!

The anticipated work schedule on VT 117 for September 21, 2019

Written by on September 20, 2019 in ESSEX, JERICHO-RICHMOND VT ROUTE 117
  • Continue sign installation

MOTORISTS EXPECT MINOR DELAYS

MOTORISTS PLEASE SLOW DOWN! 
SAFETY FIRST!
SPEED LIMIT WILL BE ENFORCED – FINES ARE DOUBLED!

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