Tag Archives: Route 4

Local News
September 12, 2018

Survey gives three-month bridge project high marks

By Curt Peterson

WOODSTOCK—Replacement of Bridge No. 51 over Kedron Brook on Route 4 in Woodstock began in April and was completed on June 7, five days ahead of schedule, according to an email from Communications and Public Involvement Coordinator Megan Savage for…

Local News
July 18, 2018

Creative cake confection

By Polly Mikula

KILLINGTON—Megan Wagner of the new Dream Maker Bakers on Route 4 in Killington created a confectionery masterpiece fashioning this Cheshire Cat cake (Alice in Wonderland themed) for Sage Karr’s birthday party at Mad Hatter Scoops on July 9.

Dream Maker Bakers…

Motorcyclists hospitalized after Route 4 crash
October 25, 2017

Motorcyclists hospitalized after Route 4 crash

By Evan Johnson

The rider and passenger of a motorcycle were hospitalized with injuries sustained in a three-vehicle collision at the intersection of Route 4 and East Mountain Road in Killington on Sunday.

According to a press release from the Vermont State Police, Killington Fire…

News Briefs
May 18, 2017

Roadwork: expect lane closures, milling, paving

Route 73

Pike Industries’ subcontractor, J. Hutchins, will continue replacing drainage culverts through this week. They will be working near the intersection of Route 73 and West Hill Road and moving west on Route 73. J. Hutchins will also be cutting brush that is overhanging…

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…

Local News
April 12, 2017

Route 4 paving work starts

Delays are not expected yet on the 15-mile project from Rutland to Killington

RUTLAND—Roadwork activities will begin this week on a roughly 15-mile stretch of Route 4; however, they are not expected to cause delays  quite yet. Road crews will be onsite installing construction signs…

Local News
February 22, 2017

Route 4 slated for extensive spring and summer roadwork

By Evan Johnson

Drivers between Rutland and Killington will have to time their drives carefully this spring and summer, as Route 4 has been slated for a project involving the planing and resurfacing of roughly 15 miles. The project will begin slightly east of the…

Grain truck rolls over off Route 4
News Briefs
August 24, 2016

Grain truck rolls over off Route 4

MENDON—On Monday, Aug. 22, at about 7:45 a.m., members of the Rutland City Fire Department, Vermont DMV Enforcement and Vermont State Police responded to a crash involving a grain truck rollover on Route 4 in the town of Mendon. Investigation at the scene revealed that…

News Briefs
April 13, 2016

Ripley Road bridge remains closed

Ripley Road in Rutland is closed at the location of the bridge. Access to all businesses on Ripley Road between Business Route 4 and the bridge will be maintained at all times.

Motorist, bicyclist and pedestrian traffic will not be permitted to cross the bridge….

February 11, 2016

Route 4: more dangerous than it looks

Dear Editor,

A few weeks ago I submitted my thoughts and concerns about the 50 mph speed limit over the Sherburne Pass, after that horrific accident that took three lives. The feedback I received was extremely positive. All who I spoke with agreed…