Tag Archives: road

Mountainous CCC Road to reopen before Memorial Day
Local News
May 18, 2017

Mountainous CCC Road to reopen before Memorial Day

By Karen D. Lorentz

The high elevation CCC Road between North Shrewsbury and Route 100 in Plymouth will reopen this month, according to Stewardship Forester Lisa Thorton of the Rutland office of the Vermont Department of Forests, Parks and Recreation (FPR).

Thorton said in an…

Local News
May 10, 2017

More road work to come

By Stephen Seitz

As sure a sign of spring as robins returning and crocuses blooming, the season also sees road construction crews getting back to work.

In Rutland Town, the traffic signal at the intersection of Green Mountain Plaza, Seward Road and Route 7 is…

Local News
May 10, 2017

Construction updates: expect paving, lane closures

By Evan Johnson

Springtime roadwork will continue through this week on two projects in central Vermont, with planing and resurfacing of significant portions of east- and west-bound corridors.

Route 4

Work on the nearly 15-mile repaving project on Route 4 will continue this week. According…

Route 4 road work continues, delays expected
Local News
May 3, 2017

Route 4 road work continues, delays expected

By Evan Johnson and Julia Purdy

Delays are expected this week as road work including drainage and milling is scheduled to continue on Route 4 this week. The project is scheduled to last through this spring and summer and covers a distance of roughly 14…

Caution! Wildlife on road
News Briefs
April 5, 2017

Caution! Wildlife on road

One of the great wildlife migrations is about to happen right now in Vermont, right at our feet. You may start to hear the spring peepers or wood frogs calling in your backyard. Or perhaps you’ll notice salamanders crawling over rocks in a nearby stream….

Local News
March 29, 2017

Killington Road redevelopment advances

By Evan Johnson

At a planning commission meeting last week, engineers and architects presented a plan for managing traffic in the main commercial center of Killington. Using local traffic data and case studies from other ski areas in Vermont and around the country, the plan…

News Briefs
March 16, 2017

Accident on Killington Road sends three to hospital

A two-car accident in Killington sent three adults to the hospital on Saturday night. Police are investigating the possibility that alcohol may have been a factor. At around 2 a.m. on March 12, Killington Police and Vermont State Police responded to an accident on Killington…

Column
February 8, 2017

The road to a natural physique

Preparing for the men’s physique category in a bodybuilding competition I have found that I always work better in the gym when I have a date on the calendar to work towards. Late last year it was the North American Grappling Association (NAGA) North East…