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MIDDLEBURY | The 2019 construction season in Middlebury got underway as planned last week, in weather that Vermonters like to call “bracing,” with a day of tree clearing at the north end of the project. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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TICONDEROGA | After hearing plans for an extreme makeover of The Portage, a crumbling and poorly drained street leading south up and out of Ticonderoga, residents at a public meeting last week said they are optimistic the project will solve... Read more

The Sun

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LAKE GEORGE | Discovery of 1770s-era burial ground in Lake George prompts talk of preserving plot as historic site Read more

The Sun

PERU | Come summertime, Peru’s staple Stewart’s will look a little different. Read more

The Sun

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MIDDLEBURY | A Carrara concrete pump delivers one of 36 truckloads of “flowable fill,” a sand-based material that can be applied in a flow and that then hardens similar to cement, to the downtown Middlebury construction site. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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MIDDLEBURY | Flowable, sand-based fill was pumped into the bottom of Middlebury’s launch pit, a new drainage nexus last week, according to Jim Gish, downtown construction project liaison. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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TICONDEROGA | Residents of The Portage had a say last Tuesday in how their street will be reconstructed after extensive utility work in 2020. Read more

The Sun

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TICONDEROGA | A construction barge for R.A. White Construction in Ticonderoga has recently been completed. Read more

The Sun

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MIDDLEBURY | Earlier this month, the town of Middlebury held its final of three public meetings especially to hear public comment about the revised design concepts by VHB... Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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LAKE GEORGE | By a substantial margin, voters of the Lake George School District approved a $5.27 million project to renovate the local elementary and high school buildings and upgrade athletic facilities. Read more

The Sun

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Stewart’s Shops has eyed the replacement of their Elizabethtown location as the latest project in their ambitious effort to upgrade their stores across upstate New York. Read more

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MIDDLEBURY | A recent report by Jim Gish, downtown Middlebury’s construction project community liaison, indicated that the final public meeting to discuss revised landscape design concepts for the downtown Triangle Park and Printer’s Alley... Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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LAKE GEORGE | The town government will be undertaking a major project this spring to solve erosion and runoff problems in the Lakeview Circle neighborhood, as their efforts to abate stormwater pollution ramp up. Read more

The Sun

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MIDDLEBURY | For the fifth year running, students in Jackson Burnham’s Engineering Design program at Hannaford Career Center launched in the Otter Creek wooden boats they had built in class. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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MIDDLEBURY | This year’s VTrans Route 116 paving project extends along the highway for approximately 20 miles from just south of Robinson School in Starksboro to the U.S. Route 7 and State Route 116  intersection in Middlebury. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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BOLTON LANDING | In a referendum held Oct. 20, the voters of the Bolton Central School District approved the school administration’s building construction and renovation project, by a vote of 281 to 191. Read more

The Sun

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MIDDLEBURY - Jim Gish, Middlebury’s rail-bridge construction project community liaison, met with students at the Bridge School recently, where the study of bridges is part of the curriculum. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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MIDDLEBURY - It’s been over a year since the Middlebury Development Review Board gave clearance for Tractor Supply to build a 19,113-square-foot retail outlet, covering just over six acres, along Foote Street, off U.S. Route 7, in Middlebury. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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BALLSTON SPA | Rep. Elise Stefanik (R-Willsboro) has clinched a heavy-duty endorsement days before the midterm elections. Read more

The Sun

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MIDDLEBURY - The VTrans Route 116 paving project has been underway since the start of the construction season. Read more

The Vermont Eagle