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.
SCHEDULE: THURSDAY, DECEMBER 17TH THROUGH THE END OF 2020 OVERALL IMPACTS This will be the last update for the 2020 construction season although there may be some minor electrical work taking place through the rest of this month. New lamp posts will continue to be installed in segments 1 & 2. The new mast arms and traffic signal at the Stowe Street and Main Street intersection will continue this week pending weather conditions. There will be some final traffic signal adjustments at the Park Row intersection. Expect one lane alternating traffic pattern this week while the lights and signals are being worked on. Flaggers will be present where
Season’s Greetings - SCHEDULE: THURSDAY, DECEMBER 10TH THROUGH FRIDAY, DECEMBER 18TH OVERALL IMPACTS Work on the new streets lights will be taking place all next week in Segments 1 and 2. The new mast arms and traffic signal at the Stowe Street and Main Street intersection will take place early next week pending weather conditions. Expect one lane alternating traffic pattern beginning Monday, December 14th while the lights and signals are being worked on. Flaggers will be present where activities are taking place. If you haven’t yet completed the 2020 End of Construction Season Survey you can do so now. Your input will be very helpful for the
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.