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VDOT Traffic Alert April 13th-17th

RELEASE: IMMEDIATE April 7, 2020
CONTACT: Paula K. Jones 434-856-8176 (office) LYN-20-021
  Paula.Jones @VDOT.Virginia.Gov  

LYNCHBURG DISTRICT TRAFFIC ALERT

 April 13-17, 2020

LYNCHBURG, Va. – Highway work requiring road/lane/structure closures is planned; however, work may be delayed/canceled due to weather or other issues. 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 using the best practices of social distancing. Activities include, but are not limited to bridge & guardrail maintenance, brush cutting, tree/limb cutting, surface/shoulder work, work orders, mowing, boom axing, drainage repairs/work and roadside cleanup. 

Work at specific locations (by county):

Amherst County:   

Routes 29 Bus, 163 and 210 – Crew will sweep curb and gutter.

Route 610 – Crew will repair/replace pipe and patch surface.

Please note districtwide activities above. 

Appomattox County: 

Please note districtwide activities above. 

Buckingham County:  

Please note districtwide activities above. 

Campbell County:   

Route 29 at 24 – Crew will work signs.
Route 29– Shoulder widening, rumble strip installation to begin. Comp. Nov 2020. 

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

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

Route 460 Bus @ 739 & 1520 – Crew will work on signals.
Route 607 – Crew will work Rural Rustic project.

Route 501 (607-655) – Shoulder widening to begin and complete by October 9, 2020.

Route 622 – Reconstruction & bridge over Flat Creek. Delays possible. Est. comp. Sept. 2021.

Please note districtwide activities above.

Charlotte County:    

Routes 615 & 656 – Crew will work ditches.

Route 619 –Mainline pipe installation may result in delays.

Route 652, Craftons Gate AHQ – Crew will work Rural Rustic project.

Please note districtwide activities above. 

Cumberland County:   

Route 45 – Contractor will undertake debris removal on structure. 

Routes 635 & 653 – Crew will perform Rural Rustic work.

Please note districtwide activities above. 

Halifax County:   

Route 501, Cluster Springs AHQ – Crew will boom axe.

Route 658, Cluster Springs AHQ – Crew will clean roadsides.
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 possible during completion of project.

Nelson County:   

Route 29/151 intersection – Crew will perform sign work.

Route 151 (Piney River area – 56 W) – Crew will work shoulders and ditches.

Route 620 – Closed for bridge repairs – May 18-July 10, 2020. Temp alternate access available.

Route 628/794 – Crew will work Rural Rustic project.
Route 655 – Patching on bridge. Be alert.

Please note districtwide activities above. 

Pittsylvania County:   

Route 29 N over NS Rail-Left lane closed for repairs; 11’ right lane.

Route 29 N over Banister River – Single lane on bridge. Signs and other traffic control in use.

Route 29, Gretna AHQ – Crew will boom axe.

Route 40 over Pigg River – Construct temp.bridge. 45 mph, flagging. Comp. structure- summer 2020.

Route 58 E and W (Danville CL to Henry Co line) – Long line paint operations. Delays possible.
Route 58 @ Route 311 – Turn lane construction will take place. Comp. 12/18/2020.

Route 604 (920 – 761) – Closed for pipe replacement 4/6 – 4/20. Detouring using Rt 761.
Route 715 – Closed to through traffic for pipe replacement. Est. comp. July 30, 2020. Detour in place.

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

Route 792 (40 – 671) – April 27 – May 19, road closed for bridge replacement. Detour Route 665 to 40 E and back to Route 792.

Route 927 (40 – 685) – April 6-27, closed for paving. Detour Route 40 to Route 685.

Please note districtwide activities above. 

Prince Edward County:   

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

Route 460 intersection @ Route 307 – Intersection reconstruction to begin. Comp. 11/20/2020.

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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