augusta free press news

Culpeper District Traffic Alert: July 23-27

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 http://www.virginiadot.org/travel/travel_alerts/culpeper/default.asp.

Albemarle County

Interstate 64 – Westbound sign installation between mile marker 126 and 124. Be alert for workers near the travel lanes Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

(NEW) Interstate 64 – Mowing operations eastbound and westbound between mile marker 99 and 148. Be alert for workers near the travel lanes Monday from 8 p.m. to 6 a.m.

(NEW) Interstate 64 – Line painting eastbound and westbound between mile marker 118 and 131. Expect mobile lane closures Monday through Friday from 8 p.m. to 6 a.m. Obey traffic controls.

(UPDATE) Route 20 (Monticello Avenue) – Bridge repairs over Moores Creek near Interstate 64. Expect nightly lane closures from 7 p.m. to 6 a.m. Tuesday and Wednesday.

(UPDATE) Route 250 (Ivy Road) – Road closed to through traffic at the Little Ivy Creek bridge in Ivy thru July 27. Use Interstate 64 as an alternate route while the bridge is replaced. VDOT has made temporary changes to the traffic pattern on Route 250 at the Interstate 64 interchange (exit 107) to improve traffic flow while construction is under way. Obey all traffic controls. Anticipated completion July 27.

Route 600 (Stony Point Pass) – Rehabilitating bridge over Flannigan Branch. Road closed to through traffic. Use alternate routes. Anticipated completion Aug. 10.

Route 810 (Blackwells Hollow Road) – Rehabilitating bridge over Halls Creek. Road closed to through traffic June 11-Sept. 7. Use alternate routes.

Culpeper County

Route 15 (James Madison Highway) – Installation of raised pavement markers between Route 648 (Peacock Lane) and the Madison County line. Expect lane closures Monday through Friday from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Route 29 (James Monroe Highway) – Installation of raised pavement markers between Route 609 (Hoover Road) and Route 718 (Mountain Run Lake Road). Expect lane closures Monday through Friday from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m.

(NEW) Route 522 (Zachary Taylor Highway) – Bridge repairs over the Rapidan River. Expect lane closures controlled by flagging Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

(NEW) Route 674 (Kellys Ford Road) – Installation of signs at Route 620 (Edwards Shop Road). Be alert for workers near the travel lanes Tuesday and Wednesday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Fauquier County

Interstate 66 – Rehabilitating bridge over Route 725 (Tuckers Lane).

Expect eastbound lane closures during the following times:

· Monday through Thursday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

· Friday from 9 a.m. to noon

· 7 p.m. Friday to 11 a.m. Saturday

· 9 p.m. Saturday to 4 a.m. Sunday

(NEW) Interstate 66 – Line painting on ramps at exit 27 to Route 721 (Free State Road). Expect lane closures Tuesday through Thursday from 8 p.m. to 5 a.m.

(NEW) Interstate 66 – Line painting on ramps at exit 28 to Route 17 (Winchester Road). Expect lane closures Monday through Wednesday from 8 p.m. to 5 a.m.

(NEW) Route 17 (Winchester Road) – Bridge repairs over Interstate 66. Expect lane closures in both directions Friday from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m.

(NEW) Route 17 (Winchester Road) – Installation of signs at Route 688 (Leeds Manor Road). Be alert for workers near the travel lanes Monday and Tuesday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

(NEW) Route 17 (Winchester Road) – Line painting operations between Route 724 (Pleasant Vale Road) and Interstate 66. Expect lane closures Wednesday through Friday from 8 p.m. to 5 a.m.

(NEW) Route 15/17/29 (James Madison Highway) – Installation of signs near Route 643 (Meetze Road). Be alert for workers near the travel lanes Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Route 688 (Leeds Manor Road) – Rehabilitating Interstate 66 bridge over Route 688. Expect intermittent lane closures controlled by flagging while crews work underneath the bridge Monday through Friday from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Route 724 (Pleasant Vale Road) – Rehabilitating Interstate 66 bridge over Route 724. Expect intermittent lane closures controlled by flagging while crews work underneath the bridge Monday through Friday from 7 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Route 731 (Cobbler Mountain Road) – Rehabilitating Interstate 66 bridge over Route 731 intermittent lane closures controlled by flagging while crews work underneath the bridge Monday through Friday from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Greene County

(NEW) Route 631 (Haneytown Road) – Replacement of bridge over Haneytown Creek. Road closed to thru traffic at the bridge. Use alternate routes. Estimated completion in mid-Feb. 2019.

Louisa County

(NEW) Interstate 64 – Bridge work underneath Route 615 (Zion Road) near mile marker 136. Expect lane closures Monday through Thursday from 8 p.m. to 5 a.m.

Route 522 (Cross County Road) – Pavement marking and line painting between Route 663 (Owens Creek Road) and Route 33 (Jefferson Highway). Expect lane closures Monday through Friday from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Orange County

Route 20 (Constitution Highway) – Milling and paving operations between Route 3 (Germanna Highway) and Route 729 (Tannery Road). Expect lane closures controlled by flagging Monday through Friday from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.

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.