Construction Update: Hardwick Class 1 VT 14/VT 15 Paving Project 

DATE: Friday, September 2, 2022

TRAFFIC IMPACT AND DURATION:

Crews will be offsite Friday, September 2, at noon and will resume work Tuesday, September 6, at 6:00 a.m. in observance of Labor Day.

Starting Tuesday, September 6, at 6:00 a.m. through Friday, September 9, motorists should expect lane reductions with alternating one-way traffic along Vermont Route 14 (VT 14) and Vermont Route 15 (VT 15) within the project area to facilitate nighttime paving operations and daytime work. 

Flaggers will be present to assist motorists through the work zone.

Please note, road surface conditions will vary with segments of uneven and rough terrain. Motorists should use caution when traveling and are reminded to stay alert and slow down through the work zone.

CONSTRUCTION ACTIVITIES: 

Next week, crews will begin pouring concrete for the stamped concrete islands throughout the project during the daytime hours between 6:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m. Concrete work is weather dependent. Crews will begin paving the wearing course along VT 14 and VT 15 within the project area. This work will be completed during the nighttime hours between 6:00 p.m. and 6:00 a.m. Paving operations are weather dependent.

Once wearing course paving is completed on the mainlines, there is the potential to begin installing pavement markings and line striping. Paving operations on sideroads and driveways may begin late next week. This work will be completed during the daytime hours of 6:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m.

All work will be completed under lane closures.

LOCATION:

The Hardwick Class 1 VT 14/VT15 Paving Project is located on VT 14 and VT 15 in the Town of Hardwick. The project includes approximately 1.7 miles of VT 14 bounded by its intersection with Buffalo Street to the south and just northwest of its intersection with Craftsbury Road and approximately 0.3 miles of VT 15 bounded by its intersection with VT 14 extending just east of Glenside Avenue near the Inn by the River.

PROJECTED COMPLETION: Fall 2022

CONTACT INFORMATION: Annabelle Dally, Public Information Consultant

   802-825-2555, annabelle.dally@wsp.com

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Request for Proposal- Natural Resources Inventory

The Town of Hardwick Conservation Commission (HCC) seeks proposals from qualified consultants to create a Natural Resource Inventory for the Town of Hardwick. The HCC was organized in 2019 and has as its mission to “establish community responsibility for Hardwick’s natural resources.” The Commission sees this project, to complete a Natural Resources Inventory, as a foundational step towards that goal. To see the full request please click the below link:

https://hardwickvt.gov/wp-content/uploads/2022/08/RFP-Natural-Resource-Inventory.pdf

Proposals shall be submitted by email or in writing. Emailed proposals may be sent to: amanda.fecteau@hardwickvt.gov . Proposals may also be mailed to: Hardwick Town Manager David Upson, Town of Hardwick, PO Box 523, Hardwick, VT 05843.

Proposals are due by Friday, September 16, 2022 at 1:00 pm. Any proposals received after that date may be rejected at the sole discretion of the HCC.

For additional information, contact the Town Manager’s Office at 472-6120.


Construction Update: Hardwick Class 1 VT 14/VT 15 Paving Project

DATE: Friday, August 12, 2022

TRAFFIC IMPACT AND DURATION:

Monday, August 15, through Friday, August 19, between the hours of 6:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m., motorists should expect lane reductions with alternating one-way traffic along Vermont Route 14 (VT 14) and Vermont Route 15 (VT 15) within the project area in Hardwick.

Flaggers will be present to assist motorists through the work zone.

Please note, road surface conditions will vary with segments of uneven and rough terrain. Motorists should use caution when traveling and are reminded to stay alert and slow down through the work zone.

CONSTRUCTION ACTIVITIES: 

Monday through Friday, crews will continue working on the installation of concrete islands throughout the project area. Crews will finish forming the curbing prior to pouring the concrete. Once the concrete curbing has set, crews will strip the forms in preparation for pouring the stamped concrete centers. After the stamped concrete centers have been completed, crews will patch the stamped concrete islands with bituminous concrete pavement. Pouring operations are weather dependent.

All work will be completed under lane closure.

 LOCATION:

The Hardwick Class 1 VT 14/VT15 Paving Project is located on VT 14 and VT 15 in the Town of Hardwick. The project includes approximately 1.7 miles of VT 14 bounded by its intersection with Buffalo Street to the south and just northwest of its intersection with Craftsbury Road and approximately 0.3 miles of VT 15 bounded by its intersection with VT 14 extending just east of Glenside Avenue near the Inn by the River.

PROJECTED COMPLETION: Fall 2022

CONTACT INFORMATION: Annabelle Dally, Public Information Consultant

   802-825-2555, annabelle.dally@wsp.com

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