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VDOT Traffic Alert July 20th-24th

RELEASE: IMMEDIATE July 14, 2020
CONTACT: Paula K. Jones 434-856-8176 (office) LYN-20-043
Paula.Jones @VDOT.Virginia.Gov

LYNCHBURG DISTRICT TRAFFIC ALERT
July 20-24, 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 29 – Shoulder widening, rumble strip installation. Completion Nov 2020.
Routes 29 and 210 – Milling and paving will take place July 20 – September 1.
Routes 610, 645, 689, 690, 718, 738 & 802 – Surface treatment starts July 13.
Route 636, Wares Gap Road – Crew will work Rural Rustic project.
Please note districtwide activities above.

Appomattox County:
Route 460 @ 647, Hummingbird Ln – Right lane closure on US 460 W for turn lane project.
Routes 615, 616, 655, 656, 659 & 684 – Surface treatment starts August 11.
Please note districtwide activities above.

Buckingham County:
Route 622 – Crew will work a safety project.
Please note districtwide activities above.

Campbell County:
Route 29 (24-738) – 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 460, bet. Breeze Hill & 793 – Milling and paving will take place through July 20.
Route 501 N & S (Rustburg to Brookneal) – Crew will paint lines.
Route 607 – Crew will work Rural Rustic project.
Routes 601, 618, 639, 730, 749, 755, 756 & 811 – Surface treatment.
Route 622 – Reconstruction & bridge over Flat Creek. Single lane w/ traffic signal at eastern end of projects. Closed to thru traffic July 20-August 18. Delays possible. Est. comp. Sept. 2021.
Route 646 (731-606) – Road closed June 22-Aug 14 for culvert replacement. Detour via 606.
Route 660 (29/460 – 665) – Closed Aug. 10-Sept. 4 for bridge work. Detour 665, 501, & 29/460.
Please note districtwide activities above.

Charlotte County:
Route 633 – Closed until July 31 for bridge work.
Route 638 over Horsepen Creek – Weight limit reduced to 13 tons.
Please note districtwide activities above.

Cumberland County:
Route 636 – Crew will work on a safety improvement project.
Routes 635 & 653 – Crew will work on Rural Rustic projects.
Please note districtwide activities above.

Halifax County:
Route 58, Cluster Springs AHQ – Crew will boom axe.
Route 501 N & S (Brooknea to South Bostonl) – Crew will paint lines.
Route 501, Town of Halifax – Delays, lane closures, changes in traffic pattern may occur due to streetscape project.
Virgilina area, Cluster Springs AHQ – Crew will mow.
Please note districtwide activities above.

Lynchburg:
Route 29/460 (Campbell Ave – Concord Turnpike) – Bridge replacement project over railroad starting June 1. Northbound 29/eastbound 460 speed will be 45 mph. Completion July 31, 2023.

Nelson County:
Route 29 – Milling and paving will take place July 20 – September 1.
Route 56 (689-814) – Milling and paving operations may create delays.
Routes 619, 645, 689, 718, 738 & 802 – Surface treatment starts July 20.
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 N over Banister River – One lane, 15’ in width.
Route 40 over Pigg River – Traffic pattern change, 45 mph. Comp. structure- summer 2020.
Route 58 @ Route 311 – Turn lane construction will take place. Comp. 12/18/2020.
Routes 609, Gretna AHQ; 706, Kentuck AHQ; 995, Mt. Airy AHQ and 644, Rondo AHQ – Crews will work Rural Rustic project.
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.
Please note districtwide activities above.

Prince Edward County:
Route 360, near Green Bay – Crew will work signs.
Route 460 intersection @ Route 307 – Intersection reconstruction underway. 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. Sept. 2020.
Please note districtwide activities above.

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