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MIDDLEBURY | The Middlebury Selectboard and the Vermont Agency of Transportation (VTrans) have scheduled a public meeting for Tuesday, June 4. VTrans, and its partners Kubricky and VHB, will preview the 2019-20 construction plan... Read more

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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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MIDDLEBURY | The Middlebury Selectboard and the Vermont Agency of Transportation (VTrans) have scheduled a public meeting for Tuesday, June 4. VTrans, and its partners Kubricky and VHB, will preview the 2019-20 construction plan... Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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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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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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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

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

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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 | Last week, Kubricky Construction turned its attention to excavating the northern arm of a new drainage system located alongside the rails in the Middlebury’s Marble Works. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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MIDDLEBURY | After a journey of 30 days and some 140 feet, a big tunnel boring machine emerged into daylight in Middlebury’s Riverfront Park last week... Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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MIDDLEBURY | Last week a tunnel boring machine, looking like the stage of an ICBM, arrived as planned in downtown Middlebury as part of the multi-year-long rail and bridge construction project. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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MIDDLEBURY | Jim Gish, community liaison for the Middlebury Bridge and Rail Project, reported on downtown construction progress in Printer’s Alley by contractors Kubricky, ECI, and Maine D&B. Read more

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MIDDLEBURY | Jim Gish, community liaison for Middlebury Bridge and Rail Project, has designed a new downtown retail survey for residents and visitors. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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According to Jim Gish, community liaison for  Middlebury’s multi-year downtown bridge and rail project, construction work for 2018 gets underway this week with... Read more

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MIDDLEBURY | In the second of two planned public hearings Nov. 28, the Selectboard took comments from community members regarding the draft 2017 update to Middlebury’s Town Plan. Read more

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MIDDLEBURY | One lane of the temporary steel bridge along Merchants Row in downtown Middlebury opened for one-way traffic last week. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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MIDDLEBURY — Construction work on Middlebury’s two railroad overpass structures continued last week. Read more

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MIDDLEBURY — According to Middlebury’s construction project community liaison Jim Gish, Champlain Construction and Kubricky Construction completed insulating the new section of the Main Street waterline... Read more

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MIDDLEBURY — It’s a busy time of life for long-time Middlebury resident Jim Gish. Read more

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MIDDLEBURY — A VTrans project team will present an Update on Middlebury’s Downtown Bridge and Rail Project on Thursday, Nov. 17, 2016, at 7 p.m., at the downtown Town Hall Theater. The team includes planning, technical and communications personnel. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

MIDDLEBURY — Middlebury’s Downtown Bridge Replacement Project is moving closer to its 2017 start. Parties involved with the project met with the Middlebury Select Board Aug. 9. Read more

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