U.S. Route 7

NEW HAVEN | Troopers from the Vermont State Police New Haven Barracks responded to a single vehicle crash involving a tractor-trailer rig on U.S. Route 7 in front of Pidgeon’s Gun Shop and the New Haven Power Equipment Company June 1. Read more

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RUTLAND | Governor Phil Scott announced last week that the Vermont Agency of Transportation (VTrans) has been awarded a $20 million federal taxpayers grant to upgrade 31 rail bridges along the Vermont Railway... Read more

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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

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FERRISBURGH — Vermont Rail System (VRS) reported that track and bed work is underway at the Ferrisburgh rail crossing, across U.S. Route 7, adjacent to the solar farm at the Vergennes city limits. Read more

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MIDDLEBURY — At the June 28 Middlebury Select Board meeting, the Board approved the submission of a grant application being prepared to seek funding for the completion of Phase III of the Exchange Street Sidewalk Project. Read more

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RUTLAND TOWN — Recently, troopers of the Vermont State Police assigned to the Rutland Barracks received a report through E911 of a vehicle being operated erratically southbound on U.S. Route 7 in Pittsford. Read more

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Regarding the death of a Green Mountain Flagging employee on Route 7 March 11, this driver’s observation on flaggers is that quite a few, even though they wear the orange safety vest, will wear dark clothing and then stand so they blend in ... Read more

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RUTLAND – The Vermont Butcher Shop, the leading proprietor of “honest” meats and victuals from the Green Mountain State and surrounding area, will soon provide the newest ingredient in Rutland’s ongoing revitalization. Read more

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MIDDLEBURY — A highway traffic flagger was struck and killed along U.S. Route 7 near the intersection of Three Mile Bridge Road in Middlebury, March 11. Read more

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MIDDLEBURY — A milk tanker truck, traveling south on U.S. Route 7 through downtown Middlebury, rolled over in front of the Middlebury Inn Feb. 19. Read more

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