Bennington Banner Newspaper Archives Jul 16 1966, Page 5

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Bennington Banner (Newspaper) - July 16, 1966, Bennington, Vermont Bennington Banner saturday july 16, 1966-5 Highway dept. To review proposals for . 7 relocation Shaftsbury Bennington presented Here Are six lines for a proposed relocation of . 7 around the Urban Bennington area that the Vermont department of highways will be evaluating at a Public hearing to be held thursday at 8 . At the state armory. Department planners Are expected to give a concise rundown on each of the lines together with pertinent traffic and Cost information. The departments evaluation of the desirability or advisability of each line including the one which the department is now favouring will then be Given. Following this the hearing will be opened to persons who May wish to suggest other possible lines after which the floor will be open to general1 comments and questions from those attending Quot of the Bennington proposals presented Here plans a and b Are essentially the same but tie in differently with the Section through Shaftsbury to the North. This plan is the one which the Highway department presented at its first Public hearing held Here april 26. Plan a which is the one the department will be recommending is in major respects the line that the Bennington regional planning commission urged following the april 26 hearing. The department is expected to make its final decision on the line within a Short time following the holding of this and other hearings being held in different places in the county on the arterial relocation. The line running to the West in each Case is a proposed relocation of it. 9 that would tie in with the . 7 relocation. Plan Bennington Pownal Shaftsbury Bennington plan

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