Traffic Alerts

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Traffic Alerts

  • Burlington

    St. Paul Street

    August 21, 2023 to September 30, 2023



    A paving project on St. Paul Street between Howard and Adams Streets will divert northbound travel. Motorists are urged to follow all detour signs, and this project should be completed by the end of September.

  • Burlington

    Lakeside Ave., Flynn Ave., Pine Street

    June 27, 2022 to June 1, 2027

    Champlain Parkway Project

    Lane reductions and road closures

    Work to create a two-lane road connecting the South End with downtown Burlington will cause intermittent single-lane closures with alternating one-way traffic along Lakeside Avenue between Pine Street and the westerly driveway of 128 Lakeside Avenue. There will be lane shifts and single-lane closures with alternating one-way traffic along Pine Street between Kilburn Street and Lakeside Avenue and along Flynn Avenue. There is potential for short closures of side streets at their intersection with Pine Street between Kilburn and Locust Streets. The above work will take place from 7am-7pm. Traffic control will be present, and this project should be completed by summer 2027. For more information:

  • Burlington

    US 7 and Alt. US 7

    April 17, 2023 to October 31, 2023

    Paving project

    Lane closures

    Road construction on U.S. 7 this week includes painting and cleaning work in the project area. Work will take place on Riverside Avenue and proceed into Winooski. Motorists should expect lane closures in the vicinity between 7pm and 6am Sunday-Thursday. Traffic control will be present, and this project should be completed in fall 2023. For more information:

  • Charlotte-South Burlington

    U.S. 7

    April 11, 2023 to October 31, 2023

    Roadway resurfacing

    one-way alternating traffic, lane closures, and delays

    A paving project on Route 7 between South Burlington and Shelburne will cause one-way alternating traffic, lane closures, and delays between 7pm-6am Sunday through Thursday. This project should be completed by fall 2023. For more information:

  • Colchester

    Routes 2/7

    April 17, 2023 to June 1, 2026

    Roadway improvement project

    Temporary road closures and delays

    A roadway improvement project along the U.S. Routes 2/7 corridor at Interstate 89 Exit 16 will cause the outermost northbound lane of U.S. 2/7 between the Interstate bridges and South Park Drive to be closed between the hours of 6 a.m. and 4 p.m. for independent utility work. This project should be completed by summer 2026. For more information:

  • Essex Junction

    Railroad, Main, and Park Streets

    May 22, 2023 to November 30, 2024

    Crescent Connector Project

    Delays and road closures

    Work on the second phase of the Crescent Connector project will close Railroad Street to through traffic, as well as the driveways and entrances to Gaines Court on Friday, September 29. Work will continue on Main and Park Streets and may cause minor delays on Park Street between the track crossings, near the Main/Railroad Street intersection, and near the Maple/Railroad Street intersection. Motorists are advised to drive cautiously and watch for equipment moving through the project area. For more information and daily updates:

  • Essex Junction

    Main Street

    June 30, 2023 to November 30, 2023

    Waterline replacement project

    one-lane alternating travel

    Work on a waterline replacement project on Main Street will be in the eastbound lane and flaggers will direct the flow of traffic around a 100-300 foot section that is closed. This project will be completed November 2023.

  • I-89 Richmond

    US 2

    June 2, 2023 to October 31, 2023

    Bridge replacement project

    One-lane alternating traffic

    A bridge replacement project on US Route 2 will cause one lane of alternating travel and the closure of both I-89 southbound and northbound passing lanes and the right shoulders in both directions within the project area from Monday through Friday between 530am-3pm. Traffic control will be present, and this project should be completed by September 2025. For more information:

  • Richmond-Bolton

    Route 2

    April 17, 2023 to July 1, 2024

    Rehabilitation project

    Alternating one-lane travel

    A rehabilitation project on Route 2 will cause alternating, one-lane travel and delays. From 7pm-630am Sunday through Friday, work will take place between Lemroy Court and Baker Street, at the VT Route 117 and US Route 2 intersection, and at the Richmond Park and Ride intersection. From 630am-630pm Monday-Friday, work will take place between the eastern most end of the project in Bolton and Lemroy Court, and between Kenyon Road and the Richmond/Williston town line. Traffic control will be present, and this project should be completed by July 2024. For more information:

  • South Burlington

    Dorset Street

    August 4, 2023 to October 31, 2023

    Traffic signal reconstruction

    Temporary lane closures and delays

    A traffic signal reconstruction project on Dorset Street from Williston Road to Kennedy Drive will cause temporary lane closures and delays between 9am-3pm until October 31.

  • South Burlington

    Williston Road

    August 8, 2023 to October 1, 2023

    Crosswalk construction

    Lane shifts and delays

    A crosswalk construction project on Williston Road at the intersection with Pine Tree Terrace/Davis Parkway and between Victory Drive and Mills Ave. will cause lane shifts and delays. Work will take place between 9am-3pm until October 1, and traffic control will be present.

  • Williston

    Route 2 and Industrial Ave Intersection

    April 24, 2023 to October 31, 2023

    Reconstruction project

    Minimal traffic impacts

    A reconstruction project at the intersection of US Route 2 and Industrial Avenue will cause possible lane shifts from 6:30am-6pm during the week. Flaggers will be present to direct traffic. This project should be completed by fall 2023. For more information:

  • Williston

    US 2

    Starting on April 25, 2023

    Lane shift

    Motorists should be aware of a long-term lane shift on U.S. 2 between Gregory Drive, So. Burlington and Adams Court. Flaggers will be present allowing construction vehicles to move in/out of the work areas. Temporary lane shifts will be in place on Industrial Avenue. The end date for this project is undetermined.

  • Winooski

    East Allen Street/VT 15

    September 17, 2023 to October 31, 2023

    Roadway project


    A roadway project has resumed along East Allen Street/VT 15. Nighttime work hours are 7 p.m. to 6 a.m., Sunday through Thursday. Lane closures may be required in the vicinity of active operations. This project should be completed in fall 2023.

  • Countywide

    Interstate and state roads

    Motorists should be alert for general maintenance activities that may include an alternating one lane traffic control plan on the interstate, state, and local roads. These activities may have short traffic impacts. Please slow down in work zones.