Route 7 reconstruction updates

East Thompson’s Point Road to the Charlotte Berry Farm
Crews will continue constructing the detour for the spring 2017 work.

5866 Ethan Allen Highway to East Thompson’s Point Road
Crews will continue reconstructing Route 7 where the detour was located. Existing material is being removed and replaced with new select material. Crews may start installing new drainage in this section this week.

Ferrisburgh/Charlotte Town Line to 5866 Ethan Allen Highway
Reconstruction of the section behind the barrier is nearing completion. Paving and line striping is scheduled for early in the week, weather permitting.

Traffic shift: Crews are estimating that traffic will be shifted from the detour to the newly reconstructed section of Route 7 on Wednesday, Aug. 24.

Night work: Crews will be working 24-hour shifts (day/night) starting Thursday, Aug. 25 through Saturday, Aug. 27 to install a pre-cast box culvert on the north end of this section of the project. Alternating one-way traffic will be maintained during delivery of the pre-cast culvert parts and at various times during installation.

Driveways and side roads within the construction area will remain accessible.

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