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VDOT Traffic Alert May 4th-8th

CONTACT: Paula K. Jones 434-856-8176 (office) LYN-20-024
  Paula.Jones @VDOT.Virginia.Gov  


May 4-8, 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 construction/maintenance activities throughout the district using the best practices of social distancing. Activities include, but are not limited to bridge & guardrail maintenance, brush/tree/limb cutting, surface/shoulder work, work orders, pavement messaging, mowing, boom axing, drainage repairs/work and roadside cleanup.

Work at specific locations (by county):

Amherst County:   

Route 617 – Crew will replace pipe.

Routes 671 and 681 – Crews will patch surface.  

Please note districtwide activities above. 

Appomattox County: 

Route 615 – Crew will work ditches.

Route 648– Crew will boom axe.

Please note districtwide activities above. 

Buckingham County:  

Please note districtwide activities above. 

Campbell County:   

Route 29– Shoulder widening, rumble strip installation. Completion 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 501 (607-655) – Shoulder widening to begin and complete by October 9, 2020.

Route 607 – Crew will work Rural Rustic project.

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

Please note districtwide activities above.

Charlotte County:    

Route 360/685 intersection– Crew will work signs.

Route 619 –Mainline pipe installation may result in delays.

Please note districtwide activities above. 

Cumberland County:   

Please note districtwide activities above. 

Halifax County:   

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

Paces, Cluster Springs AHQ – Crew will mow.

Virgilina, Cluster Springs AHQ – Crew will patch potholes.

Please note districtwide activities above. 


Odd Fellows Road –Temporary lane closures possible during completion of project.

Nelson County:   

Route 620 – Closed: bridge repairs – June 15-August 7, 2020. Temp. alternate access available. 

Route 628/794 – Crew will work Rural Rustic project.
Please note districtwide activities above. 

Pittsylvania County:   

Route 29, Gretna AHQ – Crew will boom axe.

Route 29 N & S (Campbell Co. line to NC state line) – Long line paint operations. Delays likely..

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

Route 40 over Pigg River – Build temporary bridge. 45 mph. Comp. structure- summer 2020. 

Route 58 @ Route 311 – Turn lane construction will take place. Comp. 12/18/2020.

Routes 618 & 738, Mt. Airy AHQ – Crew will work Rural Rustic projects.

Route 715 – Closed 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)-  Closed 4/27-5/29 for bridge replacement. Detour 665 & 40, back to 792.

Please note districtwide activities above. 

Prince Edward County:   

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

Routes 460 Bus @ Route 15 & Route 15 @ Route 628 – Crew will work signals.

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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