Tag Archives: VTrans

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
April 26, 2017

VTrans outlines bridge construction plans

Walker Bridge and Branch Brook Bridge work to start May 1

By Stephen Seitz

LUDLOW—Hoping for the smoothest possible project, officials from the Vermont Agency of Transportation outlined their plans for replacing the Walker Bridge, which is the gateway to downtown Ludlow, at a public…

News Briefs
May 6, 2016

News Briefs: Rutland Region

By Lani Duke


Refugees to arrive this year

Rutland will begin receiving as many as 100 refugees from Syria and Iraq starting in October and throughout the ensuing year. Mayor Christopher Louras announced that the city is working with the Vermont…

March 30, 2016

Rutland hosts statewide Vermont Walk/Bike Summit

RUTLAND—VTrans, the Rutland Regional Planning Commission and the Rutland Area Physical Activity Coalition will host the 2016 statewide Vermont Walk/Bike Summit on April 1-2 in Rutland at the Paramount Theatre.

The summit offers indoor and outdoor workshops. Friday features four themes: Built Environment,…

Local News
January 12, 2016

Walker Bridge in “rough shape,” replacement on track

By Stephen Seitz

LUDLOW—Replacement of the Walker Bridge in Ludlow is one step closer to reality, following a public hearing held earlier in December. Walker Bridge crosses the Black River on Route 103 at the lower edge of the village.

Town attorney Chris Callahan told…