One lane closed on southbound Route 29 in Albemarle County

road-work-headerTree removal work will close the southbound right lane on Route 29 (Seminole Trail) in northern Albemarle County today from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

During this period, a contractor of Dominion Virginia Power will remove a dying poplar tree located between Route 1719 (Towncenter Drive) and Route 1520 (Hollymead Drive).

Motorists should keep left and expect minor delays during work hours.

Real-time road conditions and weather forecasts are available on VDOT’s traffic and travel website,www.511Virginia.org. The site also has live traffic camera images for many major highways, including Interstate 64, I-66 and Routes 29 and 250 in Central Virginia. Motorists can call 511 from any telephone in Virginia for road and traffic conditions on all major highways in the state. Call 1-800-FOR-ROAD (367-7623) 24 hours a day to report highway-related problems or request information about Virginia’s highways.

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