Lynchburg VDOT District Traffic Alerts: Nov. 16-20

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

Amherst County: Don Austin, Residency Administrator

Route 130/29 Business, Madison Heights- Paving is complete; line marking ongoing.

Route 334 – Crews will repair sidewalks. Traffic control devices and flaggers will be used. In addition, marking eradication and paving will occur. Estimated completion –fall 2015.

Route 501/130 (Snowden) – Traffic control/flaggers in use. Use caution, expect delays. End: 4/21/17.   

Appomattox County: Don Austin, Residency Administrator



Buckingham County: Kevin Wright, Residency Administrator 

Route 748 and 761 – Crews will work on Rural Rustic projects.

Andersonville AHQ– Crews will boom axe.

Dillwyn AHQ – Crews will mow.

Various locations –Crews will make surface repairs and respond to customer requests.


Campbell County: Don Austin, Residency Administrator

Route 43 – Latex surface treatment underway.

Route 29, .5 miles south of Rt. 699 – Temporary lane closures possible during pipe jacking operations.

Route 29 at Route 688 and Rt 460 @ Rt. 752– Construction of right turn lane. Use caution.

Route 643 over Falling River –Road closed and detour in place through 7/22/16 for bridge replacement and approach work. Traffic control devices/flaggers in use. Expect delays.

Route 678 (Airport Rd)Nov. 9-20, weather permitting, road closed to thru traffic for culvert replacement. A detour will be in place using US 460 and 29.


Charlotte County:  Kevin Wright, Residency Administrator

Phenix AHQ – Crews will work shoulders and cut brush at various locations.

Various –Crews will make surface repairs, mow and respond to customers.


Cumberland County: Kevin Wright, Residency Administrator

Various locations –Crews will work surfaces, mow and respond to customers.

Halifax County: Kenneth Martin, Residency Administrator

Route 49 over Aaron’s Creek Bridge project will be complete by 6/17/16.

Route 58, 360 – Crews are applying plant mix at various locations.

Route 344, 360 – Contractor crews are applying latex at various locations. 

Bethel AHQ – Crews will repair potholes and shoulders.

Cluster Springs AHQ – Crews will limb trees. Delays possible.

Various –Crews will mow and respond to customer requests.


Nelson County: Don Austin, Residency Administrator



Pittsylvania County: Kenneth Martin, Residency Administrator

Route 29 Bypass  – Crews  are applying plant mix.

Route 40 – Contractor crews paving. Use caution and anticipate delays.

Route 57 – Crews are applying latex at various locations.

Route 726 – Construction underway. Signs/traffic control devices in place. Est.comp-4/20/16. 

Route 758 Crews will work on rural rustic project. 

Brosville AHQ – Crews will replace pipe and perform ditching operations. 

Gretna & Rondo AHQ – Crews will clean roadsides.

Kentuck AHQ – Crews will make shoulder repairs at various locations.

Various –Crews will work surfaces, boom axe, mow, and respond to customers.


Prince Edward County: Kevin Wright, Residency Administrator

Route 633 – Crews will replace cross line pipe.

Various routes –. Crews will work surfaces, mow, cut brush, and respond to customers.


District-wide activities: 

Bridge and guardrail maintenance – Crews will perform bridge/guardrail maintenance. 

Bridge-mounted signs – Foundation construction underway at various locations. Signs and traffic control devices will assist motorists.

Latex Schedule – Short duration lane closures expected with pilot vehicle assisting traffic. Estimated completion December 2015. 

Pavement markings – Contractors are applying permanent pavement markings.

Plant Mix and Surface Treatment Schedules – Lane closures possible during operations.

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