Vermont Route 4A

Vermont Route 4A (VT 4A) is a 14.174-mile-long (22.811 km) east–west state highway in Rutland County, Vermont, United States. It runs from Fair Haven to West Rutland. VT 4A was the former alignment of U.S. Route 4 (US 4) before it was relocated to an expressway.

Vermont Route 4A marker

Vermont Route 4A
Vermont Route 4A highlighted in red
Route information
Auxiliary route of US 4
Maintained by VTrans
Length14.174 mi[2] (22.811 km)
Existed1971[1]–present
Major junctions
West end US 4 in Fair Haven
  VT 30 in Castleton
East end
US 4 Bus. in West Rutland
Location
CountiesRutland
Highway system
State highways in Vermont
US 4US 5

Route descriptionEdit

VT 4A begins at exit 1 of a four-lane U.S. Route 4 and goes into Fair Haven. It joins up with VT 22A and forms a brief concurrency in the center of town. The route then goes through the towns of Castleton (where it is known as Main Street and goes past Castleton University), Ira and West Rutland. The route ends at U.S. Route 4 Business in West Rutland.

Major intersectionsEdit

The entire route is in Rutland County. [2]

Location[2]mi[2]kmDestinationsNotes
Fair Haven0.0000.000  US 4 – Whitehall NYWestern terminus; exit 1 on US 4
1.5052.422  VT 22A south – Granville NYWestern end of concurrency with VT 22A
1.8452.969   VT 22A north to US 4 – Rutland, VergennesEastern end of concurrency with VT 22A
Castleton5.0598.142  VT 30 – Bomoseen, Middlebury, Poultney
West Rutland13.95222.454  VT 133 – Middletown Springs, PawletNorthern terminus of VT 133
14.17422.811 
  US 4 Bus. – Fair Haven
Eastern terminus; to    US 4 / US 7 south
1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Old Castleton Highway to be Called Route 4A". The Bennington Banner. November 1, 1971. p. 14. Retrieved November 4, 2015 – via Newspapers.com.  
  2. ^ a b c Traffic Research Unit (May 2013). "2012 (Route Log) AADTs for State Highways" (PDF). Policy, Planning and Intermodal Development Division, Vermont Agency of Transportation. Retrieved March 9, 2015.

External linksEdit

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