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VDOT Traffic Alert February 10th-14th

RELEASE: IMMEDIATE February 5, 2020
CONTACT: Paula K. Jones 434-856-8176 (office) LYN-20-006
  Paula.Jones @VDOT.Virginia.Gov  

LYNCHBURG DISTRICT TRAFFIC ALERT

February 10-14, 2020

 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.

District-wide activities:

Crews will perform various maintenance activities throughout the district. Many of these operations will be mobile in nature; however, motorists should anticipate slow moving equipment, the presence of staff, and possible lane/shoulder/road closure. Activities include, but are not limited to bridge maintenance, guardrail maintenance, brush cutting, tree limbing, surface/shoulder work, work orders, mowing, boom axing, drainage work and roadside cleanup.

Work at specific locations (by county):

Amherst County:  

Routes 29 (Town of Amherst to 151 N&S) 622 & 671, 678 (Lowesville) – Crew will brush cut, boom axe.

Route 29 (60 – Tye River)- Crew will repairs shoulders/ditches.

Route 29 Bus N & S and Route 778, Lowesville area – Crew will boom axe.

Route 60 (Town of Amherst to Rockbridge Co. line) – Crew will inventory pipe.

Routes 610, 641, 643 & 752 – Crew will clean pipe and ditches.

Please note districtwide activities above.

Appomattox County:

Route 620 – Crew will boom axe. Flaggers will assist motorists.

Please note districtwide activities above.

Buckingham County: 

Route 60 (629 – 632) – Road closed Feb. 10-14 with detour (632 to 650 to 15N to 60E) due to Colonial Pipeline infrastructure repairs.

Please note districtwide activities above.

 Campbell County:  

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

Route 29 Bus., Altavista – Crew will work on pavement messaging.

Route 29 Bus @ 1466 – Construction of right turn lane. Completion – August 21, 2020.

Route 29 (24 to Pittsylvania Co line) – Crew will work shoulders.

Route 460 Bus @ 739 & 1520 – Crew will work on signals.

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

Route 622 – Crew will cut brush.

Route 677, 690, 1582 & 1618 – Crew will repair shoulders. Flaggers will assist motorists.

Please note districtwide activities above.

Charlotte County:   

Route 652, Craftons Gate AHQ – Rural Rustic project.

Routes 757 & 778 – Crew will replace mainline pipe.

Please note districtwide activities above.

Cumberland County:  

Please note districtwide activities above.

Halifax County:  

Route 58, Cluster Springs AHQ – Crew will pick up trash on 2/13 & 2/14.

Routes 92 & 600, Bethel AHQ – Crew will boom axe.

Route 683 (680-685) – Closed for bridge replacement. Detour 683, VA 360 & 680. Est. comp. – 8/20.

Please note districtwide activities above.

Lynchburg:

Odd Fellows Road –Temporary lane closures, changes in traffic pattern during project.

Nelson County:  

Route 626 (56 – 602) – Crew will boom axe.

Route 641 (617 – 620) – Crew will repairs shoulders and ditches.

Route 655 (56 – 151) – Crew will work pipe and shoulders.

Route 670 (6 to end of state maintenance) – Crew will repair shoulders.

Route 794 – Crew will perform drainage work on Rural Rustic project. Flaggers will assist motorists.

Please note districtwide activities above.

Pittsylvania County:  

Route 29N & S, Brosville AHQ – Crew will boom axe.

Route 29, Tightsqueeze – Crew will work on signs.

Route 29 N over Banister River – One lane of traffic only on bridge. Signs and other traffic control alert motorists to this change.

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 633, Gretna AHQ – Crew will replace mainline pipe on 2/10. Delays possible.

Route 642 over Shula Rd – Road narrowed to 11’.

Route 727 @ Fall Creek (745-41) –Closed until 2/28 for culvert repairs. Detour: 745, 719, 744 & 41.

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

Route 768, Gretna AHQ – Crew will replace mainline pipe on 2/11. Delays possible.

Please note districtwide activities above.

Prince Edward County:  

Routes 360 and 460 – Crew will boom axe and cut behind guardrail.

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.

Please note districtwide activities above.

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