Lynchburg District Traffic Alert: Dec. 24-28

road work transportationHighway work in the Lynchburg District requiring road/lane/structure closures is scheduled, weather permitting. Items in italics contain new/updated information. For up-to-date information, call 511 or visit

Amherst County:


Appomattox County:


Buckingham County:

Route 633, Andersonville AHQ – Crew will work shoulders.

Andersonville AHQ – Crew will mow.

Various – Crews will work surfaces, and respond to customer concerns.

Campbell County:

Route 29/460 – Crew will work on ramp lights.

Route 29 Business, Main St., Altavista –Bridge closed around Dec. 31 and detour in place. Replace bridge and approaches.

Route 501 @ Route 633 – Construction of left and right turn lanes.

Route 711 over NS Railroad – Bridge/approach work underway. Road closed; signed detour.

Routes 842, Greenwell Ct & 1532, Jefferson Dr – Closed due to damage from flooding. Alternate routes available.

Charlotte County:

Route 650 – Road closed. Detour in place.

Craftons Gate AHQ – Crew will boom axe.

Various – Crews will remove debris, work surfaces, mow, and respond to customer concerns.

Cumberland County:

Route 45 – Crew will maintain and repair pavement messages.

Route 600 – Closed for repairs. Detour in place.

Various – Crew will remove debris, work surfaces/ditches/shoulders, mow, cut brush and respond to customer concerns.


Route 29 N over Barkers Branch – Changes in traffic pattern during repairs. Slow down. Through traffic using detour through City of Danville. Signed detour in place.

Halifax County:

Route 619 (603-623) – Closed-bridge repairs. Detour via 619, 603 & 623. Est. comp. June 2019.

Route 667 (657-649) – Closed-pipe repairs. Detour via 667, 650, 603 & 649. Est. comp. March 2019.

Route 683 (680-685) – Closed-bridge repairs. Detour via 683, VA 360 & 680. Est. comp. late fall 2019.

Various–Crews will respond to customer requests and work surfaces.


Liberty Mtn Dr – Ramp to 460 E closed for roundabout project.

Odd Fellows to US 29 Exp. –Reconstruction. Storm water installation, widening and sidewalk construction underway. Temporary lane closures may occur. Bridge over railroad closed for demolition; detour in place.

Nelson County:

Route 56 – Crew will perform maintenance on signs.

Pittsylvania County:

Route 29 (Gretna AHQ) – Crew will mow.

Route 58 W (Sandy Creek) – Closed for bridge repairs. Westbound using one lane of 58 E.

Route 607 over Little Straightstone Creek – Closed starting 1/3/19 for drilling. Detour in place.

Route 618 (40-892) – Closed for pipe replacement. Detour via 606, 927 & 40.

Route 655 (726-734) – Closed for pipe repairs. Detour via 655, 726, 58, 734 & back to 655.

Route 656 (688 to Halifax Co line) – Closed for pipe repairs. Detour via 656, 713, & 656.

Route 667 (657-649) – Closed until March for pipe repairs. Detour via Routes 650, 603 and 649.

Route 685 over Georges Creek (927-868) – Road closed until late April for bridge replacement. Detour via 40, 686 and back to 685.

Route 713 over Birch Creek – Road closed beginning 12/27/18 for drilling. Detour in place.

Route 723 (723 – 360) – Closed for pipe replacement until Feb. 28, 2019. Detour via 729 & 732.

Route 729 over Birch Creek – Closed-bridge repair. Detour via 360, 660 and 820 back to 729.

Route 730 (713-655) – Closed-bridge repairs through mid-Jan. Detour 730, 728, 729, & 713.

Route 730 (733-726) – Closed-pipe replacement through Jan. 4. Detour via 733 & 726.

Route 732 (728-725) – Closed-pipe repairs. Detour via 732, 725, 726, 729, 728 & 732.

Route 745 (863–718) – Closed-culvert replacement through late January. Detour via Routes 863, 744 and 719, back to 745.

Route 822 (1428-703)– Closed-pipe repairs. Detour via Routes 823, 57, 1428 & 822.

Route 825 (717 – 716) –Closed- repairs until mid-June.

Route 912 (360-660) – Closed-pipe repairs. Detour via 912, 660, 360 & back to 912.

Route 1502 – Slope stabilization underway.

Brosville AHQ – Crew will ditch, install pipe, work surfaces.

Gretna AHQ – Crew will patch potholes and clean roadsides.

Kentuck AHQ – Crew will patch potholes and repair shoulders.

Mt. Airy AHQ – Crew will work shoulders and ditches and boom axe.

Rondo AHQ – Crew will clean roadsides, patch potholes, work surfaces and pipe.

Various –Crews will respond to customers.

Prince Edward County:

Route 460 Business near hospital, Town of Farmville – Expect intermittent lane closures during pedestrian trail project. Project completion – May 31, 2019.

Route 600 over Little Saylers Creek – Closed for repairs. Detour: 600E, 617S, 307W & 600NE.

Routes 612 – Road construction. Delays possible.

Route 613 – Road closed. Detour: 613N, 606E, 601S, 612W, and 611NW back to 613.

Route 686 – Road closed. Detour: 686 SE, 604 S, 666 NW to 686 E.

Various – Crew will work surfaces, cut brush, mow, clean roadsides and respond to customer concerns.

District-wide activities:

Bridge maintenance – Crews will perform maintenance on bridges/other structures.

Guardrail maintenance – Crews will perform maintenance on guardrails.

Line painting/pavement marking – Crews will address work orders/requests.

Signal maintenance – Crews will do preventive maintenance.


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