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.

VT 117 – November 29, 2018

Written by on November 28, 2018 in ESSEX, JERICHO-RICHMOND VT ROUTE 117

The anticipated work schedule is as follows:

  • Installation of signs
  • Installation of delineators at the end of the guardrail runs

Motorists should expect minor delays.

Please use caution when traveling thru the construction zone.

 

VT 117 – November 28, 2018

Written by on November 27, 2018 in ESSEX, JERICHO-RICHMOND VT ROUTE 117

The anticipated weather dependent work schedule is as follows:

  • There is no work scheduled.
Motorists should expect minimal impact on traffic.
 
DRIVE SLOW – USE CAUTION!

VT 117 – November 27, 2018

Written by on November 26, 2018 in ESSEX, JERICHO-RICHMOND VT ROUTE 117

The anticipated weather dependent work schedule is as follows:

  • There is no work scheduled due to the weather forecast.
Motorists should expect minimal impact on traffic.
 
DRIVE SLOW – USE CAUTION!

The anticipated work schedule on VT 117

Written by on November 21, 2018 in ESSEX, JERICHO-RICHMOND VT ROUTE 117

The following is an update to the work schedule for the week beginning Monday, November 26, 2018:

Monday:

  • Continued general clean-up work throughout the project limits.

Tuesday thru Friday:

  • Weather permitting, removal of the temporary lines between Tiffany Lane and the Essex/Jericho town line and repainting the lines at the correct locations along with other pavement markings.
  • Weather permitting, overlay of the line striping between the Essex/Jericho town line to the Route 2/VT 117 intersection.
  • Guardrail work between Tiffany Lane and the Essex/Jericho town line.
  • Signal work at the VT 289 off ramp.


Motorists should expect delays with traffic control present allowing for one lane of alternating traffic within the construction areas.

VT 117 – November 21, 20018

Written by on November 20, 2018 in ESSEX, JERICHO-RICHMOND VT ROUTE 117

The anticipated weather dependent work schedule is as follows:

  • General clean-up work throughout the project limits.
Motorists should expect minimal impact on traffic.
 
DRIVE SLOW – USE CAUTION!

VT 117 – NOVEMBER 20, 2018

Written by on November 19, 2018 in ESSEX, JERICHO-RICHMOND VT ROUTE 117

The anticipated weather dependent work schedule is as follows:

  • Shoulder work between Sand Hill Road and the Essex/Jericho town line.
  • Begin removal of portable message boards on project.
Traffic control will be present allowing for one lane of alternating traffic through the work zones.  Motorists expect delays!
 
DRIVE SLOW – USE CAUTION!

The anticipated work schedule on VT 117

Written by on November 15, 2018 in ESSEX, JERICHO-RICHMOND VT ROUTE 117

The following is the anticipated work schedule for the week beginning Monday, November 19, 2018 – Please note at this time of the year work can be weather dependent.

Monday thru Wednesday @ noon:

  • Weather permitting, temporary pavement markings throughout the project limits.
  • Weather permitting, continued paving driveway tie-ins between Sand Hill Road and Tiffany Lane.
  • Signal work at the VT 289 off ramp.

 Wednesday @ noon thru Friday:

  • No work due to the Thanksgiving Day holiday.

COMMUTING MOTORISTS SHOULD SEEK ALTERNATE ROUTES.  EXPECT DELAYS DURING PEAK HOURS!

MOTORISTS PLEASE USE CAUTION WHILE TRAVELING THRU THE WORK ZONE AND DRIVE SLOW!

VT 117 – November 16, 2018

Written by on November 15, 2018 in ESSEX, JERICHO-RICHMOND VT ROUTE 117

Due to the weather forecast, there is no work scheduled for the day.

VT 117 – November 15, 2018

Written by on November 14, 2018 in ESSEX, JERICHO-RICHMOND VT ROUTE 117

The anticipated weather dependent work schedule is as follows:

  • Continue paving driveway tie-ins between Sand Hill Road and Tiffany Lane.
  • Structure adjustments between Sand Hill Road and Tiffany Lane.
Traffic control will be present allowing for one lane of alternating traffic through the work zones.  Motorists expect delays!
 
DRIVE SLOW – USE CAUTION!

VT 117 – November 14, 2018

Written by on November 13, 2018 in ESSEX, JERICHO-RICHMOND VT ROUTE 117

The anticipated weather dependent work schedule is as follows:

  • Continue paving driveway tie-ins between N. Williston Road and Tiffany Lane.
  • Placement of temporary pavement of abutting side roads beginning on the west end of the project in Essex proceeding east.
  • Structure adjustments between Sand Hill Road and Tiffany Lane.
Traffic control will be present allowing for one lane of alternating traffic through the work zones.  Motorists expect delays!
 
DRIVE SLOW – USE CAUTION!
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