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VDOT Traffic Alert October 28th – November 1st

RELEASE: IMMEDIATE October 22, 2019
CONTACT: Paula K. Jones 434-856-8176 (office) LYN-19-079
  Paula.Jones @VDOT.Virginia.Gov  

LYNCHBURG DISTRICT TRAFFIC ALERT

October 28-November 1, 2019

LYNCHBURG, Va. – Highway work 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 www.511Virginia.org.

Amherst County:  

Route 29 – Crew will work on signs.

Route 29 Bus – Crew will work on pavement markings.

Route 610 (60-778) –Restricted to commercial truck traffic. Detour via 694, 665, 151, 29 and 60.

Route 617 (Fancy Hill Rd) with Route 778 – Intersection closed along with 778 project.

Route 648 – Rural Rustic project may result in delays. Approximately 2-week duration.

Route 692 – Rural Rustic project may result in delays. Approximately 3-week duration.

Route 778 over Buffalo River –Closed, signed detour during bridge project. Est. comp. Nov ’19.

Appomattox County:

Route 460 E (634 to Appomattox/Pr Edward line) –1 lane, Nov 4- 7 bet. 8 am & 5 pm. for survey work.

Route 460 at Route 609 & 630 – Construction of turn lanes with detour in place.

Route 460 E (667-689) – Milling and paving operations will result in delays.

Buckingham County: 

Andersonville AHQ – Crew will cut brush.

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

Campbell County:  

Route 29 Bus., Altavista –Closed w/detour during bridge replacement. Est. comp. May 2021.

Route 29 Bus @ 1466 – Construction of right turn lane to start soon.

Route 460 at Route 29 – Crew will work on ramp lights

Route 460 W – Constructing left turn lane at median crossover at 742. Approximately 2-week duration.

Route 501 (650 – 643) – Milling and paving underway.

Route 501, Brookneal (1149-1128) – Milling and paving from 8pm-6 am starting October 6.

Route 622 – Road reconstruction and bridge over Flat Creek. Delays possible. Est. comp. Sept. 2021.

Route 711 over NS Railroad – Bridge/approach work. Road closed; signed detour. Est. comp. 11/19.

 Charlotte County:   

Phenix AHQ – Crews will perform shoulder work.

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

Cumberland County:  

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

Halifax County:  

Route 646 (645-626) – Closed 10/28 – 11/1 for pipe replacement. Detour via 626, 501 & 645.

Route 658 over Dan River – Bridge maintenance underway.

Route 683 (680-685) – Closed. Detour 683, VA 360 & 680. Est. comp. – winter 2020.

Route 771 – Rural Rustic project may result in delays.

Route 786 (649-757) – Closed 10/21-12/13 culvert replacement. Detour: 649, 603, 757 & 786.

Bethel and Cluster Springs AHQs – Crews will work surfaces.  

Cluster Springs AHQ – Crew will boom axe.

Various – Crews will mow and respond to customer concerns.

Lynchburg:

Odd Fellows to US 29 Exp. –Temporary lane closures, changes in traffic pattern during project.

Nelson County:  

Route 29 – Crew will work on signs.

Route 56 – Crew will work on pavement markings.

Route 628 – Rural Rustic project may result in delays. Approximately 3-weeks duration.

Pittsylvania County:  

Route 29 – Crew will work on signs.

Route 40 over Pigg River – Construction of temporary bridge adjacent to existing structure. 45 mph in work zone. Watch for construction vehicles entering/exiting work zone. Flagging operations occasionally in use. Estimated completion of temporary structure- summer 2020.

Route 713, Kentuck AHQ and 927, Mt. Airy AHQ – Crews will work rural rustic projects.

Route 730 over Sandy Creek – Bridge and approach work. Completion October 16, 2020.

Route 825 (717-640) – Closed 11/4-12/20 for culvert replacement. Detour via 717, 726, 29 B, 29, 640 and back to 825.

Route 841 (818-612) – Closed 10/28-12/6 for culvert replacement. Detour via 818, 840 and 612.

Route 849, Brosville AHQ – Crew will install crossline pipe.

Brosville AHQ  – Crew  will work ditches.

Gretna AHQ – Crew will work surfaces, replace pipe and cut limbs.

Rondo AHQ – Crew will clean roadsides and work surfaces.  

Various – Crews will mow and respond to customer concerns.

Prince Edward County:  

Route 622 (360-624) – Closed for bridge, approach work over NSRR. Detour via 622 to 360 to 360B/460E to 724 and 624 back to 622. Est. comp. September 2020.

Route 652 (690 – 460) – Closed to 12/13/19 for bridge replacement. Detour via 460 & 626.

Various – Crew will respond to customer concerns, mow, clean ditches/pipe, install pipe and work surfaces.

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.

Surface work– Various surface schedules are underway across the district. Be aware of possible lane closures and delays. Check VA511 for updates.

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