Construction Update Brattleboro-Newfane: Friday, August 18, 2023

STP 2940(1) [VT Route 30 Reclamation Project]

DATE: Friday, August 18, 2023

TRAFFIC IMPACT AND DURATION: Saturday, August 19, and continuing Monday, August 21, through Friday, August 25, between 7:00 a.m. and 7:00 p.m., motorists can expect multiple traffic control packages with alternating one-way traffic on Vermont Route 30 (VT 30) throughout the project limits.

Delays are expected. Motorists are advised to add extra time to their travel schedule.

Speed limits have been reduced to 40 mph throughout the project limits. Fines are doubled for speeding within the construction zone. Motorists are advised to follow the posted speed limit and travel with caution as there are various roadway surfaces throughout the project limits, including gravel roadway.

Motorists should anticipate adverse road conditions during and after rainfall and should also expect the presence of grading equipment on the road following storm events.

CONSTRUCTION ACTIVITIES: There is potential for paving on Saturday, August 19. Throughout the week, crews will continue berm removal with two excavators in Brattleboro and Dummerston. Multiple crews will install guardrail in Brattleboro, working a couple of miles apart, and progressing toward Dummerston. Crews will continue paving the base course of asphalt on the northern five-mile stretch of VT 30 in Dummerston and move north toward Newfane. All work is weather dependent.

LOCATION: Beginning at Cedar Street (mile marker 0.311) in Brattleboro and extending north for approximately 10 miles to just north of Brook Street (mile marker 1.623) in Newfane on Vermont Route 30.

Crews install guardrail and pave the base course of asphalt on VT 30.

Crews install guardrail and pave the base course of asphalt on VT 30.

Crews install guardrail and pave the base course of asphalt on VT 30.


What is a Reclamation Project?

Use the link below to view the flyer for answers to some facts and questions on the roadway reclaim process as well as some general schedule information for operations throughout the summer and fall.


Roadway reclaim informational flyer

Fact Sheet

For more information:
Brattleboro-Newfane Public Information Team
Hotline: 802-496-9927