The Town of Waterbury is working in partnership with Revitalizing Waterbury and VTrans to provide this dedicated website for information on transportation construction plans and timelines for Waterbury's Main Street Reconstruction project. We are here to help during this transition of making our roadways and community a better, safer, more inviting place to live, work and play.
MAIN STREET CONSTRUCTION UPDATE 4-16-21 SCHEDULE: MONDAY, APRIL 19th - FRIDAY, APRIL 23rd OVERALL IMPACTS VTrans and the contractors are back to pick up where they left off in December. Items to complete over the next few months include: sidewalks, walkways, complete the installation of the new lampposts, landscaping, signage, a final layer of pavement, final line striping, and a punch list of items from last year and this year. The overhead utility lines will gradually be removed by utilities by July 2022. This project is scheduled to be completed in August 2021 with the bulk of the work completed in July. A few short
This is the first official construction update for the season. This notice is for a town and utility district project that will take place concurrently with the Main Street construction project that will start up the week of April 12 as well. No major disruptions are planned on Main Street next week.
Main Street Reconstruction
Quick FactsStart: April 2019 End: Fall 2021
Work being done: The Main Street project involves "full depth reconstruction" of Main Street, including replacement of all municipal water and sewer infrastructure, and undergrounding of all aerial utilities from Stowe Street to the State Office Complex. The project also includes new sidewalks, period streetlights, landscaping, streetscape and wayfinding amenities to enhance the appearance of Waterbury village. Construction will be sequenced to maintain traffic flow and reduce disruption to residents and businesses in Waterbury village.
Project area: The project begins at the railroad trestle by roundabout and continues for approximately 1 mile to Demeritt Place, and includes the lower portion of Stowe Street from Main Street to the dry bridge over the railroad.
Hours of operation: Approximately 6am to 6pm, Monday through Friday. Two lane traffic with some 1 lane alternating traffic. Saturday construction may occur outside of the core of the downtown area.