EAST MONTPELIER, Vt. — Construction has started to replace a bridge in East Montpelier.

WCAX-TV reports (http://bit.ly/2uNNQkq) the work on the Route 14 bridge is expected to add a traffic signal and a third lane for turning vehicles.

Sidewalks will also be added and improvements will be made to Routes 2 and 14 near the bridge.

The work started Sunday evening and is expected to be completed next year.