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Staunton District Traffic Alert: July 4-8

The following is a list of highway work that may affect traffic in the Staunton District during the coming weeks.


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VDOT: Route 159 bridge in Alleghany County closing for repairs

The Virginia Department of Transportation is closing one lane on a two-lane bridge on Route 159 (Dunlap Creek Road) in Alleghany County.


Operators demonstrate skills at Equipment RoadEO

Five employees from the VDOT Culpeper District earned championship trophies at the annual Equipment RoadEO.


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VDOT Staunton District Traffic Alert: June 20-24

The following is a list of highway work that may affect traffic in the Staunton District during the coming weeks.


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VDOT Lynchburg District Traffic Alerts: June 20-24

Highway work in the VDOT Lynchburg District requiring road/lane./structure closures is scheduled, weather permitting.


CTB funds Crozet Tunnel restoration

The Commonwealth Transportation Board has approved $1.3 million in funding for the Crozet Tunnel restoration.


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Road work on Interstate 81, Interstate 64 in Rockbridge County postponed

The June 16 pavement testing work affecting northbound I-81/I-64 traffic in Rockbridge County has been postponed until next week.


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Road work to affect traffic on Interstate 81, Interstate 64 in Rockbridge County

Pavement testing will require mobile left-lane closures on northbound Interstate 81 in Rockbridge County from 8 p.m. Thursday, June 16, to 7 a.m. the following morning.


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Bridge work continues on Route 988 in Rockingham County

The bridge over Pleasant Run on Route 988 (Scholars Road) in Rockingham County is closed for bridge work.


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New traffic pattern on three Frederick County roads beginning June 14

Contractors have nearly finished phase one in the reconstruction of the exit 310 interchange along Interstate 81 in Frederick County.


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VDOT Staunton District Weekly Report: June 13-17

The following is a list of highway work that may affect traffic in the Staunton District during the coming weeks.


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Lynchburg District Traffic Alert: June 13-17

Highway work in the VDOT Lynchburg District requiring road/lane./structure closures is scheduled, weather permitting.


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Ivy Road turn lane At Rt. 29/250 Bypass to close Tuesday

On June 14, a VDOT crew will make repairs in the median at the entrance ramp to the Route 29/250 Bypass in Albemarle County.


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Culpeper District: Frays Mill Road bridge to close June 13-17

The Route 641 (Frays Mill Road) bridge over Marsh Run in Albemarle County will be closed while VDOT crew replaces the existing timber deck.


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Lynchburg District: Route 672 remains closed in Nelson County

Route 672, Dark Hollow Road remains closed in Nelson County as a result of recent heavy rain and damage to a structure.


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Interstate 81 bridge work at MM 264 begins Monday

Interstate 81 northbound and southbound traffic in Shenandoah County will encounter nighttime single lane closures near Exit 264.


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Staunton District Traffic Alert: June 6-10

The following is a list of highway work that may affect traffic in the Staunton District during the coming weeks.


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Lynchburg District Weekly Traffic Alert: June 6-10

Highway work in the Lynchburg District requiring road/lane./structure closures is scheduled, weather permitting.


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A portion of Route 754 in Rockingham County closing next week: Bridge replacement

VDOT will close a portion of Route 754 (Rocky Bar Road) beginning at 8 a.m. on June 6 through June 24 for a bridge replacement.


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Route 17 ramp to Interstate 66 closing June 5-13

VDOT will close the Route 17 southbound ramp to Interstate 66 eastbound to perform bridge maintenance at the Delaplane interchange in Fauquier County.


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Interstate 81 lane closures in Frederick County May 31-June 4

Overnight lane closures are scheduled for northbound and southbound Interstate 81 in Frederick County for four consecutive nights beginning May 31.


VDOT will install flashing yellow arrow signals in Albemarle, Louisa, Culpeper to improve left turn safety, efficiency

New signals use a flashing yellow arrow instead of a solid green ball to indicate that drivers may turn left after yielding to oncoming traffic.


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VDOT Staunton District Traffic Alert: May 30-June 3

Highway work in the VDOT Lynchburg District requiring road/lane./structure closures is scheduled, weather permitting.


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Part of Route 748 in Rockingham County closing May 31 for bridge repairs

The Route 748 bridge over Spring Creek is scheduled to close Tuesday, May 31, through Thursday, June 2, for bridge repairs.


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Construction at Route 29-Rio Road will continue through Memorial Day weekend

Construction on the Rio Road grade-separated intersection will continue over the Memorial Day holiday weekend.


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Secretary Layne will attend Route 29 Solutions meeting

Secretary of Transportation Aubrey L. Layne will attend Thursday’s meeting of the Route 29 Project Delivery Advisory Panel.


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Staunton District Traffic Alert: May 23-27

The following is a list of highway work that may affect traffic in the Staunton District during the coming weeks.


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Part of Route 876 in Augusta County closed May 23-June 3 for road work

A portion of Route 876 (Swoope Road) in Augusta County is scheduled to close for a box culvert replacement from Monday, May 23, to Friday, June 3.


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Lynchburg District Traffic Alert: May 23-27

Highway work in the Lynchburg District requiring road/lane/structure closures is scheduled, weather permitting. Traffic may be restricted.


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New traffic patterns at Route 29, Rio Road

Construction on the Rio Road grade-separated intersection at Route 29 will shift into high gear at 8 p.m. Sunday.


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VDOT urges caution driving around busy graduation schedule

Students across Virginia are graduating from area colleges, trade schools and high schools.


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Interstate 81 lane closures in Shenandoah County begin Sunday

Paving and drainage work on Interstate 81 in Shenandoah County may affect traffic beginning Sunday and continuing into mid-June.


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Browns Gap Turnpike to close May 23

For three weeks beginning May 23, a segment of Route 810 (Browns Gap Turnpike) in Albemarle County will be closed.


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Bridge maintenance next week on Interstate 64 bridge over Route 29

The Virginia Department of Transportation will perform bridge-deck patching on the Interstate 64 eastbound bridge over Route 29


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Pipe replacement closes part of Route 687 in Rockingham County

A portion of Route 687 (Massanetta Springs Road) will be closed for a pipe replacement project Tuesday, May 17, through Friday, May 20.


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VDOT News: Staunton District meeting set for Monday

VDOT is hosting a public meeting on transportation projects in the Staunton District on Monday at 4 p.m. at Blue Ridge Community College.


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Staunton District Traffic Alert: May 16-20

The following is a list of highway work that may affect traffic in the Staunton District during the coming weeks.


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Lynchburg District Traffic Alert: May 16-20

Highway work in the Lynchburg District requiring road/lane./structure closures is scheduled, weather permitting.


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Pothole patching on Interstate 64 set for Thursday

Crews will patch potholes on Interstate 64 in both directions from mile marker 99 on Afton Mountain to mile marker 143 in Louisa County.


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Staunton District Traffic Alert: May 9-13

The following is a list of highway work that may affect traffic in the Staunton District during the coming weeks.


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Portions of two Augusta County roads to be closed Monday for bridge replacements

Parts of two roads in Augusta County are scheduled to be closed beginning Monday, May 9, while crews replace bridges in both locations.


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Lynchburg District Traffic Alert: May 9-13

Highway work in the Lynchburg District requiring road/lane./structure closures is scheduled, weather permitting.


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Interstate 64 traffic pattern change May 8 in Rockbridge County

Motorists using westbound Interstate 64 in Rockbridge County should be alert for traffic-pattern changes beginning Sunday, May 8.


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VDOT to study Route 55 east of Front Royal

The VDOT Staunton District was awarded a STARS grant to study a portion of Route 55 in Warren County.


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Interstate 81 Exit 205 off ramp in Rockbridge County closed May 8-9

VDOT will close the Interstate 81 Exit 205 northbound off-ramp in Rockbridge County overnight May 8-9 for milling and paving.


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Lynchburg District Traffic Alert: May 2-6

Highway work in the Lynchburg District requiring road/lane./structure closures is scheduled, weather permitting.


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Staunton District Traffic Alert: May 2-6

The following is a list of highway work that may affect traffic in the Staunton District during the coming weeks.


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Rio-Hillsdale signal equipment upgrade on Sunday, May 1

VDOT will replace the traffic signal controller cabinet at the intersection of Route 631 and Route 1427 in Albemarle County.


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Emergency bridge work closes Interstate 81 northbound at MM 210

VDOT has closed the right lane of northbound Interstate 81 for emergency bridge-deck repairs near mile marker 210 in Augusta County.


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Several Interstate 64 ramps to be paved in Albemarle County

A contractor with the Virginia Department of Transportation will repave several on ramps to Interstate 64 in Albemarle County.