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VDOT Traffic Alert June 14th -18th

RELEASE: IMMEDIATE June 8, 2021
CONTACT: Paula K. Jones 434-856-8176 (office) LYN-21-048
Paula.Jones @VDOT.Virginia.Gov

LYNCHBURG DISTRICT TRAFFIC ALERT
June 14-18, 2021

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 will include, but are not limited to bridge/guardrail maintenance, brush/tree/limb cutting, pothole/surface/shoulder work, work orders, mowing, boom axing, drainage repairs/work and roadside cleanup.

Work at specific locations:

Amherst County:
Route 29 (210, Amherst Co – 6, Nelson Co) – Crew will perform long line painting.
Route 29 Bus (Lakeside Dr- Woodys Lake Rd) – Sidewalk construction. Lane closures, delays. Estimated completion November 2021.
Route 60 (686-605) – Crew will work storm drain & pipe, remove brush. Pilot truck/flaggers.
Route 130 over RR, w of Madison Heights –Single 10’ lane at bridge with signal.
Route 130 (685-679) – Alternating flagging operations during shoulder widening operations.
Route 681 – Bridge rehab through September 24, 2021. One 10’6” lane controlled by signal.
Route 743 – Rural Rustic project underway.
Please note districtwide activities above.

Appomattox County:
Route 460 (707 to Pr Edward Co line) – Shoulder widening and rumble strip installation. Estimated completion – Nov 2021.
Please note districtwide activities above.

Buckingham County:
Route 60/56 – Turn lane project. Fixed completion July 30, 2021.
Route 636/15 – Turn lane project. Fixed completion October 15, 2021.
Please note districtwide activities above.

Campbell County:
Route 29 N over NSRR, near airport – Bridge and approach work; est. comp. May 2023.
Route 29 S (683- Pitts Co. line) & 29 N (Pitts. Co. line to 699) – Pruning & small tree removal. Estimated completion Sept. 25. Lane, shoulder closures.
Route 29 Bus, Altavista – Crew will perform signal maintenance.
Route 622 – Reconstruction & bridge over Flat Creek. Delays possible. Est. comp. Sept. 2021.
Please note districtwide activities above.

Charlotte County:
Please note districtwide activities above.

Cumberland County:
Please note districtwide activities above.

Halifax County:
Route 57 over Sandy Creek – Reduced to one lane and temporary signal in place for bridge. Estimated completion – early July.
Route 360 (344-360) – Crew will perform long line painting.
Route 360 and other routes – Litter pick up may result in delays. Be alert to presence of crew.
Routes 501 & 610 – Passing lane project. Expect delays, lane closures & temporary detours. Fixed completion- May 5, 2023. Speed limit reduced. Route 610 connections to 501 closed.
Route 626 – Alignment improvements. Estimated completion – October 8, 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 29 (210, Amherst Co – 6, Nelson Co) – Crew will perform long line painting.
Route 29 near Route 6 – Crew will perform sign maintenance.
Route 250 – Emergency work zone due to rockslide. Road closed bet. Route 6 in Nelson & Route 750, w of Route 151. Use I-64 to cross Afton Mtn.
Please note districtwide activities above.

Pittsylvania County:
Route 29 N over Banister River – One lane, 15’ in width.
Route 57 over Cherrystone Creek – Bridge repairs.
Route 58 and other routes – Litter pick up may result in delays. Be alert to presence of crew.
Route 605, Gretna AHQ – Crew will work a Rural Rustic project.
Route 642 (641-637) – Closed 6/1-7/2 for bridge repairs. Detour: 642, 641, 38, 637, to 642.
Route 1308 (40-1310) – Closed beginning 6/28 for approx. 7 weeks for culvert replacement. Detour via 1310, 792, 29 Bus, and 40 to 1308.
Please note districtwide activities above.

Prince Edward County:
Route 15/665 turn lanes and 15/692 roundabout – Construction. Fixed comp. Nov. 11, 2022.
Route 460 W (602-600) and Route 604– Pavement and shoulder widening.
Please note districtwide activities above.

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