Hyde Park Highway Department & Tree Warden

2017 Proposed Highway Work Plan

Highway Department Phone: 888-4625 Fax (at Town Clerk’s Office): 888-6878 highway@hydeparkvt.com

Highway Access Permit Application (for all work in town ROW; 19 VSA 1111) For road issues, please call the Highway Department during their normal business hours. For after hours road issues, please call the Lamoille County Sheriff’s Department non-emergency phone number 888-3502. See images below for MRGP & Better Roads improvement examples (no berms, wide ditches and stone lined ditches)


Village Roads Working Group

2018 Town and Village Better Connections Application (2 Parts)

1 of 2 Cover Page and Application
2 of 2 Appendices with Letters of Support

Information on 2018 Better Connections Grant Program (VTrans & ACCD)

Next Meetings: To Be Determined

MINUTES:
January 4, 2018
December 6, 2017
November 17, 2017
October 11, 2017
September 27, 2017
August 2, 2017
July 26, 2017
June 28, 2017
May 22, 2017

No Meetings: March and April 2017
February 27, 2017
January 23, 2017
December 12, 2016
November 28, 2016
October 24, 2016
September 26, 2016


MRGP 2018-2038
20-year Municipal Roads General Permit Assessment & Map
2017 Assessment Synopsis – Rob Moore LCPC
Hyde Park Erosion Assessment Map
Hyde Park Road Erosion Inventory Report

MRGP Assessment completed with the assistance of the Lamoille County Planning Commission, Hyde Park Town Highway Department and the VTrans Better Roads 2016 Grant Program ($7,680). (See photo examples of MRGP required road work – BELOW)


2017 Better Roads Grant Project – $37,000 Total Cost Vermont Agency of Transportation Stormwater Erosion Project – Bornemann Road (full length) (Completed August 2017 – Cost off-set by $20,000 BR Grant)

Removing wide shoulder that created a second ditch line causing travel lane erosion.

Installing 12″ minus in former “second ditch” location to reduce travel lane erosion.

Completed road – narrowed to 18′ (from 24′) with 2′-3′ grassed or stone shoulder.


North Hyde Park Stormwater and Streetscape Project

Final Report (June 2016 – Dubois King)

This scoping study evaluated existing conditions and presented recommendations for future capital projects and grant opportunities – Funding for this $31,000 project comes from the VTrans Bike & Pedestrian Grant Program (90%) and the Hyde Park Sidewalk & Pedestrian Improvement Reserve Fund (10%). Questions: Ron Rodjenski, 802-888-2300 x2


Hyde Park Connectivity Project

Final Report (April 2016 – Dufrense Group) Appendix A – Archeological & Historical Data (19MB) Appendix B – Meeting Minutes Appendix C – Land Use Comments

This scoping study evaluated existing conditions and presented recommendations for future capital projects and grant opportunities – Funding for this $34,400 project comes from the VTrans Bike & Pedestrian Grant Program (90%) and the Hyde Park Sidewalk & Pedestrian Improvement Reserve Fund (10%). Questions: Ron Rodjenski, 802-888-2300 x2


Highway Department Hours: Summer Hours (April 16 – October 31): Monday through Thursday, 6:00am – 4:30pm Winter Hours (November 1 to April 15): Monday through Friday, 7:00am – 3:30pm Highway Department Personnel: Mark French, Road Commissioner Ryan Nolan, Lead Equipment Operator Mark Lehouillier, Equipment & Grader Operator Michael Griggs, Equipment Operator Ken Alexander and Dale Nolan (Seasonal) Yellow Road Grader Large


ASH BORER NOTICE

HAVE YOU SEEN THIS INVASIVE PEST ? If yes, call Jared Nunery Hyde Park Tree Warden at 802-595-5754 as soon as possible so he can confirm the sighting.

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2016 Informational Flyer Partially funded by a grant from the Vermont Urban and Community Forestry Program

Emerald Ash Borer – Hyde Park Preparedness Plan and Report


2015 HYDE PARK ROAD COMMITTEE (Committee completed its work 9/10/15)

(Note: The 2016 Village Roads Working Group is a new committee focusing on developing recommendations for capital investments within the Village of Hyde Park – see VRWG minutes above )

2015 Commitee Minutes September 10, 2015 Selectboard Meeting August 31, 2015 August 17, 2015 August 10, 2015 July 13, 2015 June 8, 2015 May 11, 2015 April 13, 2015 March 9, 2015 February 9, 2015 January 12, 2015 December 8, 2014 November 10, 2014 October 13, 2014 September 8, 2014 August 11, 2014 July 14, 2014 June 23, 2014 May 12, 2014


HIGHWAY DEPARTMENT DOCUMENTS

Highway Access Permit – Driveways & Utilities (19 VSA 1111) 2017 Town Road and Bridge Standards (for private and public roads) 2012 Town Road Acceptance Policy

VTrans ROW Manual 2012 Vermont Complete Streets Guidance Vermont Road and Bridge Standards – January 2013 Private Road Sign Installation Guidelines Trees and Roads – 2013; Guidance from VT Urban and Community Forestry Program

State Vermont Letter; Green River Dam Road – 09-09-2015

Hyde Park Gravel and Paved Roads – April 2015

Power Plant Road – History by Ruth Woodside – April 2015

Private Road Memo to Selectboard – 06-23-2014

04/10/2014 ROAD COMMITTEE MISSION STATEMENT Final Report & Recommendations – 08-31-2015 Final Road List – 08-31-2015