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Road Closing on Route 627 for Bridge Replacement Project

October 28, 2020

RELEASE: IMMEDIATE DATE 10/15/2020 CONTACT: Robert Brown 434-352-6674     Robert.Brown@vdot.virginia.gov   ROAD CLOSING ON ROUTE 627 For Bridge Superstructure Replacement Project  LYNCHBURG – Motorists should expect delays due to bridge superstructure replacement project on Route 627 in Nelson County. 

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VDOT Seeks Solutions to Route 664 Delays

RELEASE: IMMEDIATE October 28, 2020 CONTACT: Paula K. Jones 434-856-8176 LYN-20-062 VDOT SEEKS SOLUTIONS TO ROUTE 664 DELAYS Several truck incidents have blocked Nelson/Augusta County road  LYNCHBURG-An increase in truck traffic on Route 664, Reed’s Gap Road in Augusta County

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VDOT Traffic Alert November 2nd-6th

October 27, 2020

RELEASE: IMMEDIATE October 27, 2020 CONTACT: Paula K. Jones 434-856-8176 (office) LYN-20-061   Paula.Jones @VDOT.Virginia.Gov   LYNCHBURG DISTRICT TRAFFIC ALERT November 2-6, 2020 LYNCHBURG, Va. – Highway work requiring road/lane/structure closures planned; however, work may be delayed/canceled due to weather or other

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VDOT Traffic Alert October 26th-30th

October 20, 2020

RELEASE: IMMEDIATE October 20, 2020 CONTACT: Paula K. Jones 434-856-8176 (office) LYN-20-060   Paula.Jones @VDOT.Virginia.Gov    LYNCHBURG DISTRICT TRAFFIC ALERT October 26-30, 2020 LYNCHBURG, Va. – Highway work requiring road/lane/structure closures planned; however, work may be delayed/canceled due to weather or other

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Temporary Road Closure on Route 627 (Glenthorne Loop)

October 16, 2020

RELEASE:  IMMEDIATE                                                DATE: 10/15/2020 CONTACT: Robert Brown 434-352-6674 Robert.Brown@vdot.virginia.gov ROAD CLOSING ON ROUTE 627 For Bridge Superstructure Replacement Project LYNCHBURG – Motorists should expect delays due to bridge superstructure replacement project on Route 627 in Nelson County. Route 627 (Glenthorne

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VDOT Traffic Alert – October 19th-23rd

October 14, 2020

RELEASE: IMMEDIATE October 13, 2020 CONTACT: Paula K. Jones 434-856-8176 (office) LYN-20-059   Paula.Jones @VDOT.Virginia.Gov   LYNCHBURG DISTRICT TRAFFIC ALERT October 19-23, 2020 LYNCHBURG, Va. – Highway work requiring road/lane/structure closures planned; however, work may be delayed/canceled due to weather or other

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VDOT Traffic Alert October 12th-16th

October 7, 2020

RELEASE: IMMEDIATE October 6, 2020 CONTACT: Paula K. Jones 434-856-8176 (office) LYN-20-058   Paula.Jones @VDOT.Virginia.Gov   LYNCHBURG DISTRICT TRAFFIC ALERT October12-16, 2020 LYNCHBURG, Va. – Highway work requiring road/lane/structure closures planned; however, work may be delayed/canceled due to weather or other issues. Items

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VDOT Traffic Alert October 5th-9th

September 29, 2020

RELEASE: IMMEDIATE September 29, 2020 CONTACT: Paula K. Jones 434-856-8176 (office) LYN-20-056   Paula.Jones @VDOT.Virginia.Gov   LYNCHBURG DISTRICT TRAFFIC ALERT October 5-9, 2020 LYNCHBURG, Va. – Highway work requiring road/lane/structure closures planned; however, work may be delayed/canceled due to weather or other

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VDOT Traffic Alert September 28th-October 2nd

September 22, 2020

RELEASE: IMMEDIATE September 22, 2020 CONTACT: Paula K. Jones 434-856-8176 (office) LYN-20-055   Paula.Jones @VDOT.Virginia.Gov   LYNCHBURG DISTRICT TRAFFIC ALERT September 28 – October 2, 2020 LYNCHBURG, Va. – Highway work requiring road/lane/structure closures planned; however, work may be delayed/canceled due to

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VDOT Traffic Alert September 21st-25th

September 15, 2020

RELEASE: IMMEDIATE September 15, 2020 CONTACT: Paula K. Jones 434-856-8176 (office) LYN-20-053   Paula.Jones @VDOT.Virginia.Gov    LYNCHBURG DISTRICT TRAFFIC ALERT September 21-25, 2020 LYNCHBURG, Va. – Highway work requiring road/lane/structure closures planned; however, work may be delayed/canceled due to weather or other

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VDOT Traffic Alert September 14th-18th

September 8, 2020

RELEASE: IMMEDIATE September 8, 2020 CONTACT: Paula K. Jones 434-856-8176 (office) LYN-20-052   Paula.Jones @VDOT.Virginia.Gov    LYNCHBURG DISTRICT TRAFFIC ALERT September 14-18, 2020 LYNCHBURG, Va. – Highway work requiring road/lane/structure closures is planned; however, work may be delayed/canceled due to weather or

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VDOT Traffic Alert September 7th-11th

September 1, 2020

RELEASE: IMMEDIATE September 1, 2020 CONTACT: Paula K. Jones 434-856-8176 (office) LYN-20-051   Paula.Jones @VDOT.Virginia.Gov   LYNCHBURG DISTRICT TRAFFIC ALERT September 7-11, 2020 LYNCHBURG, Va. – Highway work requiring road/lane/structure closures is planned; however, work may be delayed/canceled due to weather or

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VDOT Traffic Alert August 31st-September 4th

August 27, 2020

RELEASE: IMMEDIATE August 27, 2020 CONTACT: Paula K. Jones 434-856-8176 (office) LYN-20-050   Paula.Jones @VDOT.Virginia.Gov   LYNCHBURG DISTRICT TRAFFIC ALERT August 31-September 4, 2020 LYNCHBURG, Va. – Highway work requiring road/lane/structure closures is planned; however, work may be delayed/canceled due to weather

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VDOT Traffic Alert August 24th-28th

August 18, 2020

RELEASE: IMMEDIATE August 18, 2020 CONTACT: Paula K. Jones 434-856-8176 (office) LYN-20-049   Paula.Jones @VDOT.Virginia.Gov   LYNCHBURG DISTRICT TRAFFIC ALERT August 24-28, 2020 LYNCHBURG, Va. – Highway work requiring road/lane/structure closures is planned; however, work may be delayed/canceled due to weather or

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VDOT Traffic Alert August 17th-21st

August 12, 2020

RELEASE: IMMEDIATE August 12, 2020 CONTACT: Paula K. Jones 434-856-8176 (office) LYN-20-047   Paula.Jones @VDOT.Virginia.Gov   LYNCHBURG DISTRICT TRAFFIC ALERT August 17-21, 2020 LYNCHBURG, Va. – Highway work requiring road/lane/structure closures is planned; however, work may be delayed/canceled due to weather or

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VDOT Traffic Alert August 10th-14th

August 5, 2020

RELEASE: IMMEDIATE August 4, 2020 CONTACT: Paula K. Jones 434-856-8176 (office) LYN-20-046   Paula.Jones @VDOT.Virginia.Gov   LYNCHBURG DISTRICT TRAFFIC ALERT August 10-14, 2020 LYNCHBURG, Va. – Highway work requiring road/lane/structure closures is planned; however, work may be delayed/canceled due to weather or

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VDOT Traffic Alert August 3rd-7th

July 29, 2020

RELEASE: IMMEDIATE July 28, 2020 CONTACT: Paula K. Jones 434-856-8176 (office) LYN-20-045   Paula.Jones @VDOT.Virginia.Gov    LYNCHBURG DISTRICT TRAFFIC ALERT August 3-7, 2020 LYNCHBURG, Va. – Highway work requiring road/lane/structure closures is planned; however, work may be delayed/canceled due to weather or

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VDOT Traffic Alert July 27th-31st

July 22, 2020

RELEASE: IMMEDIATE July 21, 2020 CONTACT: Paula K. Jones 434-856-8176 (office) LYN-20-044   Paula.Jones @VDOT.Virginia.Gov   LYNCHBURG DISTRICT TRAFFIC ALERT July 27-31, 2020 LYNCHBURG, Va. – Highway work requiring road/lane/structure closures is planned; however, work may be delayed/canceled due to weather or

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VDOT Traffic Alert July 20th-24th

July 14, 2020

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

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VDOT Traffic Alert July 13th-17th

July 7, 2020

RELEASE: IMMEDIATE July 7, 2020 CONTACT: Paula K. Jones 434-856-8176 (office) LYN-20-040   Paula.Jones @VDOT.Virginia.Gov    LYNCHBURG DISTRICT TRAFFIC ALERT July 13-17, 2020 LYNCHBURG, Va. – Highway work requiring road/lane/structure closures is planned; however, work may be delayed/canceled due to weather or

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VDOT Traffic Alert July 6th-10th

July 1, 2020

RELEASE: IMMEDIATE July 1, 2020 CONTACT: Paula K. Jones 434-856-8176 (office) LYN-20-039   Paula.Jones @VDOT.Virginia.Gov    LYNCHBURG DISTRICT TRAFFIC ALERT July 6-10, 2020 LYNCHBURG, Va. – Highway work requiring road/lane/structure closures is planned; however, work may be delayed/canceled due to weather or

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VDOT Traffic Alert June 29th – July 3rd

June 25, 2020

RELEASE: IMMEDIATE June 23, 2020 CONTACT: Paula K. Jones 434-856-8176 (office) LYN-20-037   Paula.Jones @VDOT.Virginia.Gov   LYNCHBURG DISTRICT TRAFFIC ALERT June 29-July 3, 2020 LYNCHBURG, Va. – Highway work requiring road/lane/structure closures is planned; however, work may be delayed/canceled due to weather

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VDOT Traffic Alert June 22nd-26th

June 22, 2020

RELEASE: IMMEDIATE June 16, 2020 CONTACT: Paula K. Jones 434-856-8176 (office) LYN-20-036   Paula.Jones @VDOT.Virginia.Gov   LYNCHBURG DISTRICT TRAFFIC ALERT June 22-26, 2020 LYNCHBURG, Va. – Highway work requiring road/lane/structure closures is planned; however, work may be delayed/canceled due to weather or

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VDOT Traffic Alert June 15th-19th

June 9, 2020

RELEASE: IMMEDIATE June 9, 2020 CONTACT: Paula K. Jones 434-856-8176 (office) LYN-20-034   Paula.Jones @VDOT.Virginia.Gov   LYNCHBURG DISTRICT TRAFFIC ALERT June 15-19, 2020 LYNCHBURG, Va. – Highway work requiring road/lane/structure closures is planned; however, work may be delayed/canceled due to weather or

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VDOT Traffic Alert June 8th-12th

June 2, 2020

RELEASE: IMMEDIATE June 2, 2020 CONTACT: Paula K. Jones 434-856-8176 (office) LYN-20-033   Paula.Jones @VDOT.Virginia.Gov   LYNCHBURG DISTRICT TRAFFIC ALERT June 8-12, 2020 LYNCHBURG, Va. – Highway work requiring road/lane/structure closures is planned; however, work may be delayed/canceled due to weather or

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VDOT Traffic Alert June 1st-5th

May 26, 2020

RELEASE: IMMEDIATE May 26, 2020 CONTACT: Paula K. Jones 434-856-8176 (office) LYN-20-032   Paula.Jones @VDOT.Virginia.Gov   LYNCHBURG DISTRICT TRAFFIC ALERT June 1-5, 2020 LYNCHBURG, Va. – Highway work requiring road/lane/structure closures is planned; however, work may be delayed/canceled due to weather or

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VDOT Survey Available for Route 60 Corridor

RELEASE: IMMEDIATE May 20, 2020 CONTACT: Paula K. Jones                       Lynchburg District 434-856-8176 Bethanie Glover Richmond District  804-835-3857 Media inquiries: 804-586-4455 LYN-20-028 NEW SURVEY AVAILABLE FOR ROUTE 60 CORRIDOR STUDY Provide input through June 3, 2020              LYNCHBURG/RICHMOND —Today, the Virginia Department

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VDOT – Construction to begin at I-64 and U.S. 29 Interchange

May 22, 2020

  RELEASE: IMMEDIATE                                                 May 21, 2020 CONTACT: Lou Hatter 540-717-2890 (cell)                                                        CULP 2020-026 Lou.Hatter@VDOT.Virginia.gov Will Merritt 540-829-7370 (office), 540-717-8376 (cell) William.Merritt@VDOT.Virginia.gov CONSTRUCTION TO BEGIN AT I-64, U.S. 29 INTERCHANGE 2 projects will improve interchange safety, access at U.S. 29-Fontaine Ave. exit

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VDOT Traffic Alert May 25th-29th

May 20, 2020

RELEASE: IMMEDIATE May 20, 2020 CONTACT: Paula K. Jones 434-856-8176 (office) LYN-20-029   Paula.Jones @VDOT.Virginia.Gov    LYNCHBURG DISTRICT TRAFFIC ALERT May 25- 29, 2020 LYNCHBURG, Va. – Highway work requiring road/lane/structure closures is planned; however, work may be delayed/canceled due to weather

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VDOT Traffic Alert May 18th-22nd

May 12, 2020

RELEASE: IMMEDIATE May 12, 2020 CONTACT: Paula K. Jones 434-856-8176 (office) LYN-20-026   Paula.Jones @VDOT.Virginia.Gov    LYNCHBURG DISTRICT TRAFFIC ALERT May 18-22, 2020  LYNCHBURG, Va. – Highway work requiring road/lane/structure closures is planned; however, work may be delayed/canceled due to weather or

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VDOT Traffic Alert May 11th-15th

May 5, 2020

RELEASE: IMMEDIATE May 5, 2020 CONTACT: Paula K. Jones 434-856-8176 (office) LYN-20-025   Paula.Jones @VDOT.Virginia.Gov    LYNCHBURG DISTRICT TRAFFIC ALERT May 11-15, 2020 LYNCHBURG, Va. – Highway work requiring road/lane/structure closures is planned; however, work may be delayed/canceled due to weather or

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VDOT Traffic Alert May 4th-8th

April 28, 2020

RELEASE: IMMEDIATE April 28, 2020 CONTACT: Paula K. Jones 434-856-8176 (office) LYN-20-024   Paula.Jones @VDOT.Virginia.Gov    LYNCHBURG DISTRICT TRAFFIC ALERT 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

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VDOT Traffic Alert April 27th-May 1st

April 21, 2020

RELEASE: IMMEDIATE April 21, 2020 CONTACT: Paula K. Jones 434-856-8176 (office) LYN-20-023   Paula.Jones @VDOT.Virginia.Gov   LYNCHBURG DISTRICT TRAFFIC ALERT  April 27-May 1, 2020 LYNCHBURG, Va. – Highway work requiring road/lane/structure closures is planned; however, work may be delayed/canceled due to weather

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VDOT Traffic Alert April 20th-24th

April 15, 2020

RELEASE: IMMEDIATE April 14, 2020 CONTACT: Paula K. Jones 434-856-8176 (office) LYN-20-022   Paula.Jones @VDOT.Virginia.Gov    LYNCHBURG DISTRICT TRAFFIC ALERT  April 20-24, 2020  LYNCHBURG, Va. – Highway work requiring road/lane/structure closures is planned; however, work may be delayed/canceled due to weather or

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VDOT Traffic Alert April 13th-17th

April 7, 2020

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

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VDOT Traffic Alert April 6th-10th

April 3, 2020

RELEASE: IMMEDIATE March 25, 2020 CONTACT: Paula K. Jones 434-856-8176 (office) LYN-20-019   Paula.Jones @VDOT.Virginia.Gov   LYNCHBURG DISTRICT TRAFFIC ALERT  April 6-10, 2020 LYNCHBURG, Va. – Highway work requiring road/lane/structure closures is planned; however, work may be delayed/canceled due to weather or

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VDOT Traffic Alert March 30th-April 3rd

March 25, 2020

RELEASE: IMMEDIATE March 25, 2020 CONTACT: Paula K. Jones 434-856-8176 (office) LYN-20-019   Paula.Jones @VDOT.Virginia.Gov    LYNCHBURG DISTRICT TRAFFIC ALERT March 30 – April 3, 2020 LYNCHBURG, Va. – Highway work requiring road/lane/structure closures is planned; however, work may be

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VDOT Traffic Alert: Route 602 Closing for Rail Crossing Work

March 19, 2020

RELEASE: IMMEDIATE March 19, 2020 CONTACT: Paula K. Jones, Lynchburg District                      434-856-8176 LYN-020-018 ROUTE 602 NELSON COUNTY CLOSING FOR CROSSING REPAIRS LYNCHBURG — Motorists using Route 602, Howardsville Road in Nelson County should be alert to a temporary road closure

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VDOT Traffic Alert March 23rd-27th

March 17, 2020

RELEASE: IMMEDIATE March 17, 2020 CONTACT: Paula K. Jones 434-856-8176 (office) LYN-20-017   Paula.Jones @VDOT.Virginia.Gov   LYNCHBURG DISTRICT TRAFFIC ALERT March 23-27, 2020  LYNCHBURG, Va. – Highway work requiring road/lane/structure closures is planned; however, work may be delayed/canceled due to

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VDOT Route 60 Corridor Study Meetings Cancelled

March 13, 2020

RELEASE: IMMEDIATE March 13, 2020 CONTACT: Paula K. Jones, Lynchburg District                      434-856-8176 Bethanie Glover, Richmond District                                         804-835-3857 Media inquiries: 804-586-4455 LYN-020-016 REVISED: ROUTE 60 CORRIDOR STUDY MEETINGS CANCELED, PUBLIC INVITED TO PARTICIPATE VIRTUALLY Virtual presentation available, comments accepted March 26-April

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VDOT Traffic Alert March 16th-20th

March 12, 2020

RELEASE: IMMEDIATE March 10, 2020 CONTACT: Paula K. Jones 434-856-8176 (office) LYN-20-015   Paula.Jones @VDOT.Virginia.Gov    LYNCHBURG DISTRICT TRAFFIC ALERT March 16-20, 2020 LYNCHBURG, Va. – Highway work requiring road/lane/structure closures is scheduled, weather permitting. Items in italics contain new/updated information.

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VDOT Traffic Alert March 9th-13th

March 4, 2020

RELEASE: IMMEDIATE March 3, 2020 CONTACT: Paula K. Jones 434-856-8176 (office) LYN-20-012   Paula.Jones @VDOT.Virginia.Gov    LYNCHBURG DISTRICT TRAFFIC ALERT March 9-13, 2020  LYNCHBURG, Va. – Highway work requiring road/lane/structure closures is scheduled, weather permitting. Items in italics contain new/updated information.

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VDOT Traffic Alert February 24th-28th

February 19, 2020

RELEASE: IMMEDIATE February 18, 2020 CONTACT: Paula K. Jones 434-856-8176 (office) LYN-20-009   Paula.Jones @VDOT.Virginia.Gov    LYNCHBURG DISTRICT TRAFFIC ALERT February 24-28, 2020  LYNCHBURG, Va. – Highway work requiring road/lane/structure closures is scheduled, weather permitting. Items in italics contain new/updated information.

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VDOT Traffic Alert February 17th-21st

February 11, 2020

RELEASE: IMMEDIATE February 11, 2020 CONTACT: Paula K. Jones 434-856-8176 (office) LYN-20-008   Paula.Jones @VDOT.Virginia.Gov    LYNCHBURG DISTRICT TRAFFIC ALERT February 17-21, 2020 LYNCHBURG, Va. – Highway work requiring road/lane/structure closures is scheduled, weather permitting. Items in italics contain new/updated information.

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VDOT Traffic Alert February 10th-14th

February 5, 2020

RELEASE: IMMEDIATE February 5, 2020 CONTACT: Paula K. Jones 434-856-8176 (office) LYN-20-006   Paula.Jones @VDOT.Virginia.Gov   LYNCHBURG DISTRICT TRAFFIC ALERT February 10-14, 2020  LYNCHBURG, Va. – Highway work requiring road/lane/structure closures is scheduled, weather permitting. Items in italics contain new/updated information.

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VDOT Traffic Alert February 3rd-7th

January 28, 2020

RELEASE: IMMEDIATE January 28, 2020 CONTACT: Paula K. Jones 434-856-8176 (office) LYN-20-005   Paula.Jones @VDOT.Virginia.Gov    LYNCHBURG DISTRICT TRAFFIC ALERT February 3-7, 2020  LYNCHBURG, Va. – Highway work requiring road/lane/structure closures is scheduled, weather permitting. Items in italics contain new/updated information.

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VDOT Traffic Alert January 27th-31st

January 21, 2020

RELEASE: IMMEDIATE January 21, 2020 CONTACT: Paula K. Jones 434-856-8176 (office) LYN-20-004   Paula.Jones @VDOT.Virginia.Gov    LYNCHBURG DISTRICT TRAFFIC ALERT January 27-31, 2020 LYNCHBURG, Va. – Highway work requiring road/lane/structure closures is scheduled, weather permitting. Items in italics contain new/updated information.

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VDOT Traffic Alert January 20th-24th

January 15, 2020

RELEASE: IMMEDIATE January 14, 2020 CONTACT: Paula K. Jones 434-856-8176 (office) LYN-20-002   Paula.Jones @VDOT.Virginia.Gov    LYNCHBURG DISTRICT TRAFFIC ALERT January 20-24, 2020 LYNCHBURG, Va. – Highway work requiring road/lane/structure closures is scheduled, weather permitting. Items in italics contain new/updated information.

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VDOT Traffic Alert January 13th-17th

January 8, 2020

RELEASE: IMMEDIATE January 7, 2020 CONTACT: Paula K. Jones 434-856-8176 (office) LYN-20-001   Paula.Jones @VDOT.Virginia.Gov   LYNCHBURG DISTRICT TRAFFIC ALERT January 13-17, 2020  LYNCHBURG, Va. – Highway work requiring road/lane/structure closures is scheduled, weather permitting. Items in italics contain new/updated information.

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VDOT Traffic Alert January 6th-10th

December 31, 2019

RELEASE: IMMEDIATE December 31, 2019 CONTACT: Paula K. Jones 434-856-8176 (office) LYN-19-091   Paula.Jones @VDOT.Virginia.Gov   LYNCHBURG DISTRICT TRAFFIC ALERT January 6-10, 2020  LYNCHBURG, Va. – Highway work requiring road/lane/structure closures is scheduled, weather permitting. Items in italics contain new/updated information.

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