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VDOT Traffic Alert November 16th-20th

RELEASE: IMMEDIATE November 10, 2020
CONTACT: Paula K. Jones 434-856-8176 (office) LYN-20-065
  Paula.Jones @VDOT.Virginia.Gov  

LYNCHBURG DISTRICT TRAFFIC ALERT

November 16-20, 2020

LYNCHBURG, Va. – Highway work requiring road/lane/structure closures 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:   

Routes 29 Business and 130 – Crew will work signals.

Route 29 Business – Sidewalk construction in Madison Heights.

Route 130 over Norfolk Southern Railroad, west of Madison Heights –Reduced to one 10’ lane with signal for approx. 3 weeks beginning 11/30 for bridge work.

Route 671 (677-604) – Milling, paving. Day work. Expect delays.

Route 743 – Crew will work Rural Rustic project.

Please note districtwide activities above. 

Appomattox County: 

Route 460/460 Bus ramps – Crew will paint long lines.

Route 644 – Crew will work Rural Rustic project.

Please note districtwide activities above. 

Buckingham County:  

Routes 24, 56, 60, Andersonville AHQ – Crew will mow.

Route 664 (660-737) –Emergency pipe repairs 11/4/2020 – 1/29/2021. Detour 660 and 737.

Please note districtwide activities above. 

Campbell County:   

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

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

Route 626 (43-1332) and 696 (699-701) – Paving, 7 am- 6 pm. Expect delays.

Route 652 – Closed. Pipe replacement. Detour in place.                                           

Charlotte County:    

Please note districtwide activities above. 

Cumberland County:   

Please note districtwide activities above. 

Halifax County:   

Route 58 near Kentuck Road – Crew will work signs.

Routes 58 & 501, Cluster Springs AHQ – Crew will mow.

Route 501, Town of Halifax – Delays, lane closures for streetscape project. Comp. Feb. 2021.

Route 601 – Roadway alignment project. Completion date: July 2021.

Please note districtwide activities above.  

Lynchburg:

Route 29/460 (Campbell Ave – Concord Turnpike) – Bridge replacement over railroad underway. Northbound 29/eastbound 460 speed 45 mph. Completion July 31, 2023. 

Nelson County:   

Route 627 over S Fork Rockfish River – Closed; superstructure replacement. Detour Route 151.

Please note districtwide activities above. 

Pittsylvania County:   

Route 29 N over Banister River – One lane, 15’ in width.

Route 29 over Pumpkin Creek – One lane closed.

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

Route 58 W (west corp. limits Danville – 58 Bypass interchange) – Milling and paving; delays.

Route 607, Mt. Airy AHQ – Crew will work Rural Rustic project.

Route 621 (862-861) – Closed for superstructure repairs 11/30/2020-1/1/2021. Detour via 862, 311, and 861.

Route 642 (634 – 646) – Closed until 11/24 for pipe replacement. Detour via 646, 634 and 642.

Route 698, Mt. Airy AHQ – Crew will replace pipe.

Route 802 (801-29 Bus) – Closed through 11/20 for culvert replacement. Detour: 801 & 29 Bus.

Route 930 (634 – 643) – Closed through 11/16 for pipe replacement. Detour via 930, 643, 653, 634 and back to 930.

Route 975, Kentuck AHQ – Crew will replace a culvert.

Please note districtwide activities above. 

Prince Edward County:   

Route 625 (672 – 625) – Emergency pipe replacement from 11/2-1/30.

Please note districtwide activities above.

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