Tag Archives: Vermont Agency of Transportation

Local News
June 6, 2018

Woodstock bridge to open Friday

By Stephen Seitz

WOODSTOCK—Bridge 51, which crosses Kedron Brook on Route 4 in Woodstock Village, will be open this Friday, May 8, according to a statement from the Vermont Agency of Transportation.

The work remaining includes rubbing the concrete finish of…

News Briefs
February 24, 2016

Strong Communities, Better Connections grants awarded

On Feb. 19, the Vermont Agency of Transportation (VTrans) and the Vermont Agency of Commerce and Community Development (ACCD) announced the Strong Communities, Better Connections (SCBC) Grant awards. This year the organizations have funded three projects that help align land use planning and community…

State News
December 22, 2015

$1.1 billion allocated to Vermont in Transportation Bill

On Dec. 2, Sen. Bernie Sanders announced that a five-year, $305 billion transportation bill agreement reached Tuesday by House and Senate negotiators will deliver nearly $1.1 billion to Vermont to improve the state’s roadways.

The passage of the new Federal Transportation Bill, known as the…

News Briefs
November 11, 2015

VTrans is hiring

Offers signing bonuses of up to $1,000 for plow drivers and mechanics

The Vermont Agency of Transportation (VTrans) is offering additional incentives to help recruit frontline maintenance workers and mechanics this season. From now through Dec. 31, newly hired plow drivers and mechanics who already…

Local News
October 2, 2015

Bicycle-pedestrian grants awarded in the Rutland Region

Federally-funded grants total nearly $5.1 million statewide

On Sept. 24, the Vermont Agency of Transportation (VTrans) announced awards through the Bicycle and Pedestrian Program to five Rutland County towns for infrastructure projects to facilitate bicycle and foot travel.

West Rutland: $821,000 (including 10 percent local…