TrafficAlerts

Traffic Alerts

During construction season, the CCRPC provides a weekly Traffic Alert service, the source for all roadway and construction work in Chittenden County.

To subscribe to the weekly Traffic Alert email, or for more information, please contact Kathy Finnie at (802) 734-9688 or trafficalert@ccrpcvt.org.

For current highway conditions, please visit the Vermont Travel Information Service.


Traffic Alerts

  • Burlington

    East Avenue

    April 24, 2017 to June 7, 2017

    East Avenue Paving Project

    Lane closures, traffic delays

    Paving activities on East Avenue from Main Street to Colchester Avenue will result in one lane travel during daytime hours. Traffic delays are expected, and motorists are advised to seek alternate routes. This project should be completed by early June.

  • Burlington

    Many streets

    May 28, 2017 to May 28, 2017

    Vermont City Marathon

    Road closures, parking restrictions

    If possible, motorists should avoid downtown Burlington between 7:45 a.m. and 12:15 p.m. due to the Vermont City Marathon. A number of streets will be either closed entirely or are traffic or parking restricted. For more information visit https://www.vermontcitymarathon.org/resources/spectator-guide/

  • Charlotte

    Route 7

    April 17, 2017 to December 31, 2017

    Route 7 Reconstruction

    Traffic delays/detours

    Work on the Route 7 paving project from the Ferrisburgh/Charlotte town line north to the Ferry Road intersection will cause occasional alternating one way traffic with traffic control present, and temporary two-way traffic detours. Motorists should expect delays. Find specific daily updates at www.roadworkupdates.com.

  • Colchester

    Intersections of 7/2, 2A and 127

    April 17, 2017 to November 30, 2017

    Intersection Project

    Traffic delays

    Construction activity at the Route 7/2, 2A & 127 Intersection Project will have one-way alternating traffic between 7 a.m. and 6 p.m. Flaggers will assist motorists traveling through the work zone. For more project information and updates, contact http://www.i89colchester.vtransprojects.vermont.gov/route7-2.html

  • Essex Junction

    Route 15 Pearl Street

    May 8, 2017 to October 27, 2017

    Pearl Street reconstruction

    Traffic delays

    Road construction on Pearl Street from the Five Corners west to just past the Post Office Square will cause traffic delays through October 27. Work will be done Monday through Friday between 7 am and 5:30 pm with occasional night work until 10 pm. Two way traffic will be maintained at all times with traffic control present.

  • Essex Junction

    Five Corners area

    May 27, 2017 to May 27, 2017

    Memorial Day parade

    Road closures

    On Saturday, May 27, the Five Corners will be partially closed from 9:00 a.m. until noon due to the Memorial Day Parade. It is recommended that motorists avoid the Five Corners if possible as traffic delays are expected. At 9:00 a.m., Lincoln Street will be closed to thru traffic from the Fairground Entrance to the Five Corners. From 9:00 a.m. until noon, Main, Maple and Park Street traffic will be restricted to two lanes through the Five Corners. At 10:00 a.m., Pearl Street (Route 15) from the main gate of the Champlain Valley Expo Fairgrounds to the Five Corners will be closed to thru traffic. Pearl Street will be rerouted onto Susie Wilson Road and the West Street cutoff.

  • Essex Junction

    Route 2A Park and Lincoln Streets

    April 17, 2017 to August 31, 2017

    Route 2A Repaving project

    Traffic delays

    Sidewalk, driveway and structure adjustment work on Park and Lincoln Streets will occur between 8:30 am and 10 pm, causing minor traffic delays on Tuesday and Friday. On Thursday and Friday, sign installation will begin on Main Street/Route 15. Traffic control will be present allowing for alternating one lane travel. For project information and updates, visit http://countonitinc.com/vt-route-2a-park-street-essex/

  • Interstate 89

    Between Exits 17 and 18

    May 23, 2017 to November 30, 2017

    Milton Bridges project

    Lane closures, traffic delays

    Work on the Interstate 89 bridges over the Lamoille River in Milton will cause lane closures northbound from 6am until 4pm through May 30, and 24-hour northbound lane closures from May 31 to June 7. There will be southbound lane closures from 9 am until 5pm. Motorists should plan for delays especially during the afternoon commute, reduce speed and use extreme caution while driving through the construction zone. This project should be completed in the fall. For project information and updates, visit http://www.i89lamoilleriverbridges.com/.

  • Interstate 89

    Between Exits 16 and 21 NB and SB

    May 8, 2017 to September 29, 2017

    Paving

    One lane travel

    Work on repaving the Interstate 89 northbound and southbound lanes between Exit 16 in Colchester and Exit 21 in Swanton this week will include milling and crack filling operations in the southbound lanes between Exit 20 and the new Milton Bridge. There will be minimal traffic delays, and traffic control will be present allowing for one lane of traffic. This project will be completed by September 29.

  • Interstate 89

    Between Exits 12 and 13 Northbound

    April 23, 2017 to December 1, 2017

    Culvert replacement

    Lane closures northbound

    When weather permits during the week, northbound traffic will be diverted to the two-lane temporary roadway constructed to allow for work on two culverts between Exits 12 and 13. The new roadway will be opened using a rolling road block in the early morning hours, causing minor traffic delays. The speed limit has been reduced to 55 per hour, and the project will be completed by the end of the 2017 season. For project information and updates, visit http://www.i89sbgculverts.vtransprojects.vermont.gov/

  • Interstate 89

    Between Exits 17 and 18

    May 8, 2017 to November 30, 2017

    Culvert replacement

    Lane closures southbound

    Work to replace two culverts between Exits 17 and 18 in Georgia this week will be primarily on the southbound culvert. There will be no lane closures during peak travel hours, and potential one lane travel at other times. The speed limit has been reduced to 55 in these areas. The projected will be completed by the end of the 2017 season. For project information and updates, visit http://i89sbgculverts.vtransprojects.vermont.gov/about_georgia.html

  • Jericho

    Route 17

    May 29, 2017 to May 29, 2017

    Memorial Day parade

    Road closure

    On Monday, May 29, the Memorial Day Parade will close Route 15 from 10:45 to 11:30 between Mills Riverside Park and Park Street in Underhill.

  • Williston

    Industrial Avenue

    April 17, 2017 to June 15, 2017

    Muddy Brook bridge repair

    Traffic delays

    The Muddy Brook Bridge on Industrial Avenue is reduced to one lane between Roadside Marine and Williston Chiropractor for bridge repair between 7:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m. Monday through Friday. Traffic will be controlled by a temporary traffic control system, but delays are expected. This project will be completed in June.

  • Winooski

    Main Street

    May 27, 2017 to May 27, 2017

    Memorial Day parade

    Road closure, traffic detour

    On Saturday, May 27, Main Street will be closed at 11:45 from the High School to the VFW for the Memorial Day parade beginning at noon. Traffic will be detoured onto Weaver Street.

  • Winooski

    Traffic circulator

    May 30, 2017 to May 30, 2017

    Pavement markings

    Lane closures

    On Tuesday, May 30 from 8 pm until 6 am, there will be lane reductions at the Circulator to allow for line striping/pavement markings, weather permitting. Traffic control will be present.

  • Countywide

    Interstate and state roads

    Starting on April 15, 2016

    Motorists should be alert for worker mowing, street sweeping and painting roadway stencils on the interstate and state roads. Please slow down in work zones.

  • Interstate 89

    Between Exits 12-17

    Starting on May 15, 2017

    Safety Corridor program

    Increased traffic enforcement

    Be aware of increased traffic enforcement as part of VTrans’ Operation Safety Corridor program to reduce speeding, distracted, aggressive and impaired driving, and to increase seatbelt use.

  • For motorists traveling from Addison County

    Route 7

    April 17, 2017 to July 28, 2017

    Route 7 Reconstruction

    Traffic delays

    Weather permitting, paving will occur this week in both directions from the Lime Kiln Road in New Haven to the Ferrisburgh/Charlotte town line. Traffic flow will be maintained at all times with one-way alternating traffic during construction hours with control present. For more project information and updates, contact http://countonitinc.com/road-construction-scheduled/.

  • Interstate 89 -NB

    Exit 10 off ramp bridge

    May 22, 2017 to June 15, 2017

    Bridge repair

    For one day during the week, there will be delays due to one lane travel on I-89 northbound near the Exit 10 off-ramp bridge and narrowing of the Exit 10 off-ramp bridge to allow for attenuator repair. Work to repair the concrete piers on the northbound off ramp bridge at Exit 10 will continue through mid-June. Motorists should use extreme caution driving through this area and obey the speed limit.