Culpeper District Traffic Alerts: Feb. 5-9

road work transportationThe following highway work is scheduled, weather permitting, in the Culpeper District during the upcoming week. Traffic movements may be restricted and speed limits reduced in work zones. (NEW) or (UPDATE) indicate revisions since last week’s report.

Culpeper District traffic information is also available on Twitter at @VaDOTCulp and on VDOT’s website at www.virginiadot.org/travel/travel_alerts/culpeper/default.asp.

Albemarle County

Interstate 64 – Bridge work between mile marker 122 and 124 over the Rivanna River and Buckingham Railroad. Right shoulder closed Monday through Thursday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. while crews work underneath the bridge. Stay alert for workers near the travel lanes.

Route 603 (Plunkett Road) – Replacing bridge over the Lynch River. Road closed to through traffic. Use alternate routes. Anticipated completion April 2018.

(NEW) Route 631 (Rio Road East) – Bridge inspection over the railroad between Greenbrier Terrace and Belvedere Boulevard. Tuesday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., expect alternating lane closures. Obey traffic controls.

Route 654 (Barracks Road) – Construction of sidewalk from Route 601 (Old Garth Road) to Route 656 (Georgetown Road). Expect daily, intermittent lane closures. Anticipated completion June 2018. Anticipated completion June 2018.

Route 743 (Hydraulic Road) – Construction of sidewalk from Route 1315 (Commonwealth Drive) to Route 656 (Georgetown Road). Expect daily, intermittent lane closures. Anticipated completion June 2018.

(UPDATE) Route 1206 (Orchard Drive) – Multiple pipe replacements in Orchard Acres. Monday through Wednesday from 7:30 a.m. to 3 p.m., expect intermittent road closures. Obey traffic controls.

Culpeper County

(UPDATE) Route 647 (Twin Mountains Road) – Road closed to through traffic Monday through Friday for pipe work as part of the road improvement project between Route 655 (Somerville Road) and Route 736 (Willis Ford Road). Follow detour.

Fauquier County 

Route 15/17/29 (James Madison Highway) – Installation of traffic detection technology northbound between Route 1150 (Avenel Road) and Route 800 (Old Culpeper Road). Expect intermittent lane closures Monday through Friday from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m.

(NEW) Route 50 (John S Mosby Highway) – Soil testing near bridge over Goose Creek. Monday through Thursday from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., expect lane closures controlled by flagging.

Route 725 (Tuckers Lane) – Rehabilitating Interstate 66 bridge over Route 725. Expect intermittent flagging operations Monday through Friday from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. while crews work underneath the bridge. Use caution approaching work zone and obey traffic controls.

Route 731 (Cobbler Mountain Road) – Rehabilitating Interstate 66 bridge over Route 731. Expect flagging operations Monday through Friday from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. while crews work underneath the bridge. Obey traffic controls.

Fluvanna County

(UPDATE) Route 605 (Shannon Hill Road) – Utility work under VDOT permit between Route 659 (Stage Junction Road) and the Goochland County line. Expect lane closures controlled by flagging Monday through Friday from 6 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Route 623 (Perkins Road) – Rehabilitating bridge over Venable Creek near Route 659 (Kent Store Way). Road closed to through traffic, use alternate routes.  Anticipated completion Feb. 23, 2018.

Madison County

(UPDATE) Route 29 (Seminole Trail) – Traffic detection technology repairs between Route 662 (Shelby Road) and Route 621 (Jacks Shop Road/Seville Road). Be alert for workers near the travel lanes Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m.

Route 29 (Seminole Trail) – Work in the median near Route 603 (Hebron Valley Road). Monday through Thursday from 7:30 a.m. to 3 p.m., be alert for workers near the travel lanes.

Orange County

(NEW) Route 522 (Zachary Taylor Highway) – Bridge inspection over Rapidan River near Culpeper County line. Wednesday from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., expect lane closures controlled by flagging.

Road conditions and other real-time travel information can be found on the 511 Virginia website, the free VDOT 511 mobile app or by calling 511 from any phone in Virginia. VDOT updates are also on Facebook and the district’s Twitter account, @VaDOTCulp.

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