Culpeper District Traffic Alerts: April 22-26


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The 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.

VDOT will suspend most highway work zones for several days during the Easter holiday travel period. Lane closures will be lifted from noon Friday, April 19 to noon Tuesday April 23. A list of Culpeper District closures that will remain in place is available online.

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

(NEW) Interstate 64 – Westbound pavement patching operations between mile marker 114 and 107. Alternating lane closures Thursday and Friday between 8 p.m. and 6 a.m.

Route 29 (Seminole Trail) – Signal work at Route 643 (Polo Grounds Road). Be alert for workers near the travel lanes Monday through Friday from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Route 29 (Seminole Trail) – Signal work at Route 1417 (Woodbrook Drive). Expect intermittent lane closures Monday through Friday between 7 a.m. and 5 p.m.

(NEW) Route 29 (Seminole Trail) – Utility work under VDOT permit between Route 1438 (Hilton Heights Road) and Route 1417 (Woodbrook Drive). Outside two right lane closed Monday through Thursday from 10 p.m. to 6 a.m.

Business Route 250 (Ivy Road) – Blasting operations under VDOT permit. Expect brief, intermittent road closures between the ramp to Route 29/250 and the Charlottesville City limits Monday through Friday at approximately 10:30 a.m. and 2 p.m. daily.

(UPDATE) Route 743 (Hydraulic Road) – Be alert for new pavement markings on Route 657 (Lambs Road/Whitewood Road) and expect intermittent lane closures Monday through Friday from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m.

(NEW) Route 1135 (Willow Lake Drive) – Pipe repairs between Route 20 (Scottsville Road) and Route 1137 (Brookhill Avenue). Alternating lanes closures Monday and Tuesday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Route 1521 (Timberwood Parkway) – Hollymead Dam Reinforcement Project. Northbound lane closed under VDOT permit from Shadybrook Trail to Cove Pointe Road. Follow signed detour.

Culpeper County

(NEW) Route 15 (James Madison Highway) – Bridge inspection operations over railroad near the Business Route 29 (James Madison Highway) exit ramp. Alternating lane closures Friday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

(NEW) Route 608 (Oakland Road) – Resurfacing operations from Madison Court to Route 644 (Reva Road). Expect lane closures controlled by flagging Monday and Tuesday.

(UPDATE) Route 634 (Griffinsburg Road) – Resurfacing operations from Route 637 (Shanktown Road) to Route 522 (Sperryville Pike). Alternating lane closures Monday and Tuesday.

Route 643 (South Merrimac Road) – Resurfacing operations from Route 29 (James Monroe Highway) to Route 603 (White Shop Road). Expect lane closures controlled by flagging Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

(NEW) Route 645 (Kirtley Trail) – Resurfacing operations from Route 752 (Camp Road) to the dead end. Alternating lane closures Wednesday and Thursday.

(NEW) Route 647 (Twin Mountain Road) – Resurfacing operations from Route 655 (Somerville Road) to the end of pavement. Alternating lane closures Friday.

(NEW) Route 717 (Piedmont Springs Road) – Resurfacing operations from Route 29 (James Monroe Highway) to Route 643 (Merrimac Road). Alternating lane closures Tuesday and Wednesday.

Fauquier County

(UPDATE) Route 15/17/29 (Eastern Bypass) – Construction of grade-separated interchange near Route 880 (Lord Fairfax Road):

· Nighttime lane closures on Route 15/17/29 for installing barrier will continue next week on April 23 and 24. Lane closures on Route 15/27/29 will be lifted by 5 a.m. northbound and 7 a.m. southbound.

· Through early August, drivers should expect daytime lane closures on Business Route 15/17/29. The inside left turn lane from northbound Route 15/17/29 to northbound Business Route 15/17/29 may also be closed during the day.

· The contractor will maintain 11-foot travel lanes with barrier in place in both directions for the majority of the project.

Route 600 (Broad Run Church Road) – Preparation for resurfacing operations. Expect lane closures Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Route 603 (Greenwich Road) – Preparation for resurfacing operations from Route 605 (Dumfries Road) and the Prince William County line. Expect lane closures Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Route 603 (Bastable Mill Road) – Resurfacing operations from Route 667 (Old Dumfries Road) and the Prince William County line. Expect lane closures Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Route 610 (Midland Road) – Resurfacing operations between Route 648 (Ebenezer Church Road) and Route 806 (Elk Run Road). Alternating lane closures controlled by flagging Monday through Friday from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.

(NEW) Route 635 (Hume Road) – Resurfacing operations between Route 730 (Stillhouse Road) and Route 647 (Crest Hill Road). Expect alternating lane closures controlled by flagging Monday through Thursday from 6 a.m. to 9 p.m.

(UPDATE) Route 643 (Eustace Road) – Rehabilitating bridge over Licking Run. Traffic will switch to temporary road near existing bridge on Tuesday. Use caution in work zone.

Route 656 (Remington Road) – Resurfacing operations from Route 1203 (Franklin Street) to Route 853 (Station Drive). Expect lane closures Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

(NEW) Route 732 (John Barton Payne Road) – Resurfacing operations between Route 688 (Leeds Manor Road) and the dead end. Expect lane closures Wednesday through Friday from 6 a.m. to 9 p.m.

Route 880 (Lord Fairfax Road) – Shoulder closures in both directions near Route 15/17/29 (Eastern Bypass) for Warrenton Southern Interchange project. Expect intermittent flagging operations for material and equipment delivery at construction office. Be alert for workers near the travel lanes Monday through Friday 7 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Fluvanna County

Route 629 (Deep Creek Road) – Rehabilitating bridge over Middle Fork Kent Branch near Route 631 (Dogwood Drive). Road closed to through traffic. Follow signed detour. Anticipated completion Oct. 2019.

Greene County

Route 33 (Spotswood Trail) – Resurfacing operations between Route 625 (Goose Pond Road) and Route 638 (Turkey Ridge Road). Expect alternating lane closures Monday through Friday from 7 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

(NEW) Route 743 (Advance Mills Road) – Resurfacing operations between Route 644 (Cedar Grove Road) and the Albemarle County line. Alternating lane closures controlled by flagging operations. Expect delays Wednesday through Friday from 7 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Louisa County

(NEW) Route 601 (Paynes Mill Road) – Replacement of pipe between Route 33 (Jefferson Highway) and Route 1170 (Whitney Lane). Alternating lane closures Tuesday and Wednesday from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.

(UPDATE) Route 695 (Hamilton Road) – Rehabilitating bridge over Hudson Creek. Road open to traffic. Single-day closuree scheduled for Wednesday for final project tasks. Use alternate routes on Wednesday.

Madison County

(NEW) Route 634 (Oak Park Road) – Resurfacing operations between Route 616 (Carpenters Mill Road) and Route 744 (Happy Hills Lane). Alternating lane closures Thursday and Friday from 7 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Orange County

(UPDATE) Route 3 (Germanna Highway) – Intersection improvements at Route 20 (Constitution Highway). Left lane closed in both directions from 8 p.m. to 5 a.m. Monday and Tuesday.

Rappahannock County

(UPDATE) Route 211 (Lee Highway) – Mobile debris removal operations from Route 622 (Rock Mills Road) to Route 229 (Rixeyville Road). Right lane and right shoulder closed Monday through Friday from 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

(UPDATE) Route 211/522 (Lee Highway) – Westbound bridge replacement over the North Fork Thornton River. Westbound right lane on bridge is open to traffic. Expect left lane closures through the end of the month for removal of the temporary crossover.

Route 613 (Waterloo Road) – Resurfacing operations between Route 613 (Waterloo Road) and the Culpeper County line. Road reduced to one lane controlled by flagging Monday through Friday from 7 a.m. to 7 p.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.



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