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VDOT Traffic Alert May 23rd – 27th

May 19, 2022

RELEASE: IMMEDIATE May 19, 2022 CONTACT: Len Stevens 434-856-8176 (office) LYN-22-021   Len.Stevens@VDOT.Virginia.Gov    LYNCHBURG DISTRICT TRAFFIC ALERT May 23-27, 2022 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

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VDOT Traffic Alert May 16th – 20th

May 12, 2022

  RELEASE: IMMEDIATE May 12, 2022 CONTACT: Len Stevens 434-856-8176 (office) LYN-22-0120   Len.Stevens@VDOT.Virginia.Gov    LYNCHBURG DISTRICT TRAFFIC ALERT May 16-20, 2022 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

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VDOT Traffic Alert May 9th – 13th

May 5, 2022

  RELEASE: IMMEDIATE May 5, 2022 CONTACT: Len Stevens 434-856-8176 (office) LYN-22-0119   Len.Stevens@VDOT.Virginia.Gov    LYNCHBURG DISTRICT TRAFFIC ALERT May 9-13, 2022 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

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VDOT Traffic Alert May 2nd – 6th

April 28, 2022

  RELEASE: IMMEDIATE April 28, 2022 CONTACT: Len Stevens 434-856-8176 (office) LYN-22-0118   Len.Stevens@VDOT.Virginia.Gov    LYNCHBURG DISTRICT TRAFFIC ALERT May 2-6, 2022 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

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VDOT Traffic Alert April 25th – 29th

April 21, 2022

RELEASE: IMMEDIATE April 22, 2022 CONTACT: Len Stevens 434-856-8176 (office) LYN-22-0117   Len.Stevens@VDOT.Virginia.Gov    LYNCHBURG DISTRICT TRAFFIC ALERT April 25-29, 2022 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

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VDOT Traffic Alert April 18th – 22nd

April 14, 2022

RELEASE: IMMEDIATE April 15, 2022 CONTACT: Len Stevens 434-856-8176 (office) LYN-22-016   Len.Stevens@VDOT.Virginia.Gov    LYNCHBURG DISTRICT TRAFFIC ALERT April 18-22, 2022 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

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VDOT Traffic Alert April 11th – 15th

April 7, 2022

  RELEASE: IMMEDIATE April 7, 2022 CONTACT: Len Stevens 434-856-8176 (office) LYN-22-015   Len.Stevens@VDOT.Virginia.Gov    LYNCHBURG DISTRICT TRAFFIC ALERT April 11-15, 2022 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

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Solid Waste Roll Off Truck Drivers Needed

April 6, 2022

The County of Nelson  is seeking qualified applicants for the following positions: Position: Full-time Roll-off Vehicle Operator Hiring Salary: $40,013 Annually DOQ + Excellent Benefits Package Closing Date: Until filled by qualified applicant Beginning Date: As soon as possible Responsibilities include operating

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VDOT MOBILIZING CONTRACTORS TO STABILIZE SLOPE ON AFTON MOUNTAIN

Work will close two scenic view overlooks up to a month beginning April 11 CULPEPER — The Virginia Department of Transportation will begin a preventive project Monday, April 11, to shore up a section of Afton Mountain just beneath the

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VDOT Traffic Alert April 4th – 8th

March 31, 2022

RELEASE: IMMEDIATE March 31, 2022 CONTACT: Len Stevens 434-856-8176 (office) LYN-22-014   Len.Stevens@VDOT.Virginia.Gov    LYNCHBURG DISTRICT TRAFFIC ALERT April 4-8, 2022 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

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VDOT Traffic Alert March 28th – April 1st

March 24, 2022

RELEASE: IMMEDIATE March 24, 2022 CONTACT: Len Stevens 434-856-8176 (office) LYN-22-013   Len.Stevens@VDOT.Virginia.Gov    LYNCHBURG DISTRICT TRAFFIC ALERT March 28-April 1, 2022 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

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VDOT Traffic Alert March 21st-25th

March 17, 2022

  RELEASE: IMMEDIATE March 17, 2022 CONTACT: Len Stevens 434-856-8176 (office) LYN-22-012   Len.Stevens@VDOT.Virginia.Gov    LYNCHBURG DISTRICT TRAFFIC ALERT March 21-25, 2022 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

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VDOT Traffic Alert March 14th – 18th

March 10, 2022

RELEASE: IMMEDIATE March 10, 2022 CONTACT: Len Stevens 434-856-8176 (office) LYN-22-011   Len.Stevens@VDOT.Virginia.Gov    LYNCHBURG DISTRICT TRAFFIC ALERT March 14-18, 2022 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

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VDOT Traffic Alert March 7th – 11th

March 3, 2022

RELEASE: IMMEDIATE March 3, 2022 CONTACT: Len Stevens 434-856-8176 (office) LYN-22-010   Len.Stevens@VDOT.Virginia.Gov    LYNCHBURG DISTRICT TRAFFIC ALERT March 7-11, 2022 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

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VDOT Traffic Alert February 28th – March 4th

February 25, 2022

RELEASE: IMMEDIATE February 24, 2022 CONTACT: Len Stevens 434-856-8176 (office) LYN-22-009   Len.Stevens@VDOT.Virginia.Gov    LYNCHBURG DISTRICT TRAFFIC ALERT February 28- March 4, 2022 LYNCHBURG, Va. – Highway work requiring road/lane/structure closures is planned; however, work may be delayed/canceled due to weather or other issues. Items

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Route 151 Will Close Again 2/23 Night South of Route 250

February 23, 2022

  RELEASE: IMMEDIATE February 22, 2022 CONTACT: Sharon Ketcham, (540) 829-7370  (office) (540) 717-8376 (cell) CULP 2022-TA010 Sharon.Ketcham@VDOT.Virginia.gov Lou Hatter, (540) 727-3201  (office) (540) 717-2890  (cell) Lou.Hatter@VDOT.Virginia.gov     151 WILL CLOSE AGAIN WEDNESDAY NIGHT SOUTH OF U.S. 250 Traffic

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VDOT Traffic Alert February 21st – 25th

February 17, 2022

RELEASE: IMMEDIATE February 17, 2022 CONTACT: Len Stevens 434-856-8176 (office) LYN-22-008   Len.Stevens@VDOT.Virginia.Gov    LYNCHBURG DISTRICT TRAFFIC ALERT February 21-25, 2022 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

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151 Will Close Overnight at U.S. 250 February 15-17

February 14, 2022

RELEASE: IMMEDIATE February 11, 2022 CONTACT: Sharon Ketcham, (540) 829-7370  (office) (540) 717-8376 (cell) CULP 2022-TA007 Sharon.Ketcham@VDOT.Virginia.gov Lou Hatter, (540) 727-3201  (office) (540) 717-2890  (cell) Lou.Hatter@VDOT.Virginia.gov 151 WILL CLOSE OVERNIGHT NEXT WEEK AT U.S. 250 Traffic will detour using Goodloe

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VDOT Traffic Alert February 7th – 11th

February 3, 2022

RELEASE: IMMEDIATE February 3, 2022 CONTACT: Len Stevens 434-856-8176 (office) LYN-22-006   Len.Stevens@VDOT.Virginia.Gov    LYNCHBURG DISTRICT TRAFFIC ALERT February 7-11, 2022 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

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VDOT Traffic Alert January 31st – February 4th

January 27, 2022

RELEASE: IMMEDIATE January 27, 2022 CONTACT: Len Stevens 434-856-8176 (office) LYN-22-005   Len.Stevens@VDOT.Virginia.Gov    LYNCHBURG DISTRICT TRAFFIC ALERT January 31 – February 4, 2022 LYNCHBURG, Va. – Highway work requiring road/lane/structure closures is planned; however, work may be delayed/canceled due to weather or other

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VDOT Traffic Alert January 24th – 28th

January 20, 2022

RELEASE: IMMEDIATE January 20, 2022 CONTACT: Len Stevens 434-856-8176 (office) LYN-22-004   Len.Stevens@VDOT.Virginia.Gov    LYNCHBURG DISTRICT TRAFFIC ALERT January 24-28, 2022 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

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VDOT Traffic Alert – January 17th – 21st

January 14, 2022

  RELEASE: IMMEDIATE January 13, 2022 CONTACT: Len Stevens 434-856-8176 (office) LYN-22-003   Len.Stevens@VDOT.Virginia.Gov    LYNCHBURG DISTRICT TRAFFIC ALERT January 17-21, 2022 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

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VDOT Traffic Alert January 10th-14th

January 6, 2022

  RELEASE: IMMEDIATE January 6, 2022 CONTACT: Len Stevens 434-856-8176 (office) LYN-22-002   Len.Stevens@VDOT.Virginia.Gov    LYNCHBURG DISTRICT TRAFFIC ALERT January 10-14, 2022 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

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VDOT Traffic Alert January 3rd – 7th

December 30, 2021

RELEASE: IMMEDIATE December 30, 2021 CONTACT: Len Stevens 434-856-8176 (office) LYN-22-001   Len.Stevens@VDOT.Virginia.Gov    LYNCHBURG DISTRICT TRAFFIC ALERT January 3-7, 2022 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

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VDOT Traffic Alert December 27th – 31st

December 22, 2021

RELEASE: IMMEDIATE December 22, 2021 CONTACT: Len Stevens 434-856-8176 (office) LYN-21-094   Len.Stevens@VDOT.Virginia.Gov   LYNCHBURG DISTRICT TRAFFIC ALERT December 27-31, 2021 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

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Tree Removal on 151 in Nelson County

December 17, 2021

RELEASE: IMMEDIATE December 6, 2021 CONTACT: Len Stevens 434-856-8176 (office) LYN-21-092   Len Stevens@VDOT.Virginia.Gov   SMALL TREE REMOVAL AND PRUNING TO TAKE PLACE ON PATRICK HENRY HIGHWAY IN NELSON COUNTY Concerns expressed about visibility and safety LYNCHBURG, Va. – Much

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VDOT Traffic Alert December 20th – 24th

December 16, 2021

RELEASE: IMMEDIATE December 16, 2021 CONTACT: Len Stevens 434-856-8176 (office) LYN-21-093 Len.Stevens@VDOT.Virginia.Gov  LYNCHBURG DISTRICT TRAFFIC ALERT December 20-24, 2021 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

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VDOT Traffic Alert December 13th – 17th

December 9, 2021

RELEASE: IMMEDIATE December 9, 2021 CONTACT: Len Stevens 434-856-8176 (office) LYN-21-092 Len.Stevens@VDOT.Virginia.Gov LYNCHBURG DISTRICT TRAFFIC ALERT December 13-17, 2021 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

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VDOT Traffic Alert December 6th – 10th

December 2, 2021

RELEASE: IMMEDIATE December 2, 2021 CONTACT: Anna Smoot 434-856-8171 (office) LYN-21-091   anna.smoot@VDOT.Virginia.Gov   LYNCHBURG DISTRICT TRAFFIC ALERT  December 6-10, 2021 LYNCHBURG, Va. – Highway work requiring road/lane/structure closures is planned; however, work may be delayed/canceled due to weather or other issues. Items

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VDOT Traffic Alert November 29th – December 3rd

November 29, 2021

RELEASE: IMMEDIATE November 24, 2021 CONTACT: Anna Smoot 434-856-8171 (office) LYN-21-090   anna.smoot@VDOT.Virginia.Gov   LYNCHBURG DISTRICT TRAFFIC ALERT November 29 – December 3, 2021 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 Shifts This Week on Two Albemarle Projects

November 22, 2021

RELEASE: IMMEDIATE November 22, 2021 CONTACT: Lou Hatter, 540-727-3201 (office) CULP 2021-TA079 540-717-2890 (cell) Lou.Hatter@VDOT.Virginia.gov TRAFFIC SHIFTS THIS WEEK ON TWO ALBEMARLE PROJECTS Lanes will move Monday at U.S. 250-Rt. 151, Tuesday at Rt. 20-649 roundabout projects CULPEPER — Drivers

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VDOT Traffic Alert November 22nd-26th

November 17, 2021

RELEASE: IMMEDIATE November 17, 2021 CONTACT: Anna Smoot 434-856-8171 (office) LYN-21-089   anna.smoot@VDOT.Virginia.Gov   LYNCHBURG DISTRICT TRAFFIC ALERT November 22-26, 2021 LYNCHBURG, Va. – Highway work requiring road/lane/structure closures is planned; however, work may be delayed/canceled due to weather or other issues. Items

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VDOT Traffic Alert November 15th-19th

November 10, 2021

RELEASE: IMMEDIATE November 9, 2021 CONTACT: Anna Smoot 434-856-8171 (office) LYN-21-088   anna.smoot@VDOT.Virginia.Gov   LYNCHBURG DISTRICT TRAFFIC ALERT November 15-19, 2021 LYNCHBURG, Va. – Highway work requiring road/lane/structure closures is planned; however, work may be delayed/canceled due to weather or other issues. Items

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VDOT Traffic Alert November 8th-12th

November 5, 2021

RELEASE: IMMEDIATE November 3, 2021 CONTACT: Anna Smoot 434-856-8176 (office) LYN-21-086   anna.smoot@VDOT.Virginia.Gov   LYNCHBURG DISTRICT TRAFFIC ALERT November 8-12, 2021 LYNCHBURG, Va. – Highway work requiring road/lane/structure closures is planned; however, work may be delayed/canceled due to weather or other issues. Items

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VDOT Traffic Alert October 30th – November 5th

October 28, 2021

RELEASE: IMMEDIATE October 28, 2021 CONTACT: 434-856-8171 LYN-21-086   anna.smoot@VDOT.Virginia.Gov   LYNCHBURG DISTRICT TRAFFIC ALERT October 30-November 5, 2021 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

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VDOT Traffic Alert October 25th – 29th

October 20, 2021

RELEASE: IMMEDIATE October 20, 2021 CONTACT: Anna Smoot 434-856-8171   (office) LYN-21-084   anna.smoot@VDOT.Virginia.Gov   LYNCHBURG DISTRICT TRAFFIC ALERT October 25-29, 2021 LYNCHBURG, Va. – Highway work requiring road/lane/structure closures is planned; however, work may be delayed/canceled due to weather or other issues. Items

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VDOT: Construction Begins on U.S. 250/RT. 151 Roundabout

RELEASE: IMMEDIATE October 20, 2021 CONTACT: Lou Hatter 540-717-2890 (cell) CULP 2021-0048 Lou.Hatter@VDOT.Virginia.gov CONSTRUCTION BEGINS ON U.S. 250/RT. 151 ROUNDABOUT Speed limit lowered to 25 mph through work zone at Afton, watch for workers and equipment CULPEPER — Construction activity

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VDOT Traffic Alert October 11th – 15th

October 6, 2021

RELEASE: IMMEDIATE October 6, 2021 CONTACT: Anna Smoot 434-856-8171 (office) LYN-21-082   Anna.Smoot@VDOT.Virginia.Gov   LYNCHBURG DISTRICT TRAFFIC ALERT October 11-15, 2021 LYNCHBURG, Va. – Highway work requiring road/lane/structure closures is planned; however, work may be delayed/canceled due to weather or other issues. Items

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Road Closing on Route 672 for Culvert Repair

October 5, 2021

RELEASE:  IMMEDIATE October 04, 2021 CONTACT:  Robert Brown 434-352-6674 Robert.Brown@vdot.virginia.gov ROAD CLOSING ON ROUTE 672 For Culvert Repair Project LYNCHBURG – Motorists should expect delays due to a culvert replacement project on Route 672 in Nelson County. Route 672 (East

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VDOT Traffic Alert October 4th – 8th

September 29, 2021

RELEASE: IMMEDIATE September 28, 2021 CONTACT: Paula K. Jones 434-856-8176 (office) LYN-21-081   Paula.Jones @VDOT.Virginia.Gov   LYNCHBURG DISTRICT TRAFFIC ALERT October 4-8, 2021 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 27th – October 1st

September 21, 2021

RELEASE: IMMEDIATE September 21, 2021 CONTACT: Paula K. Jones 434-856-8176 (office) LYN-21-080   Paula.Jones @VDOT.Virginia.Gov    LYNCHBURG DISTRICT TRAFFIC ALERT September 27-October 1, 2021  LYNCHBURG, Va. – Highway work requiring road/lane/structure closures planned; however, work may be delayed/canceled due to weather or

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VDOT Traffic Alert September 20th – 24th

September 14, 2021

RELEASE: IMMEDIATE September 14, 2021 CONTACT: Paula K. Jones 434-856-8176 (office) LYN-21-077   Paula.Jones @VDOT.Virginia.Gov   LYNCHBURG DISTRICT TRAFFIC ALERT September 20-24, 2021 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 13th – 17th

September 7, 2021

RELEASE: IMMEDIATE September 7, 2021 CONTACT: Paula K. Jones 434-856-8176 (office) LYN-21-076   Paula.Jones @VDOT.Virginia.Gov   LYNCHBURG DISTRICT TRAFFIC ALERT September 13-17, 2021 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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Bridge Repair on Route 778 Now Complete

September 1, 2021

The bridge repair on Route 778 at Lowesville has been completed and lane closure/signals have been removed.

Temporary Closure of Route 653, Wilson Road, to start September 13th

Route 653, Wilson Road, will be closed during the daytime from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. beginning September 13, 2021 for geotechnical borings associated with a railroad bridge replacement at Oak Ridge. The daytime closure should last about two weeks.

VDOT Traffic Alert September 6th – 10th

RELEASE: IMMEDIATE August 31, 2021 CONTACT: Paula K. Jones 434-856-8176 (office) LYN-21-075   Paula.Jones @VDOT.Virginia.Gov   LYNCHBURG DISTRICT TRAFFIC ALERT September 6-10, 2021 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: Route 6 Bridge Work

August 31, 2021

RELEASE: IMMEDIATE August 31, 2021 CONTACT: Paula K. Jones 434-856-8176 (office) LYN-21-073 Paula.Jones @VDOT.Virginia.Gov  ROUTE 6 BRIDGE WORK CREATES CHANGE IN TRAFFIC PATTERN  LYNCHBURG, Va. – Motorists who use Route 6 in Nelson County should expect possible delays and changes

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Commissioner of Revenue’s Office Closed August 26th and 27th

August 26, 2021

The Commissioner of Revenue’s Office will be closed today, August 26, 2021 and tomorrow, August 27, 2021.  The office will reopen on Monday, August 30, 2021.

Road Closing on Route 653 for Bridge Repair Project

August 24, 2021

RELEASE:         IMMEDIATE                                                                            DATE:                  08/24/2021 CONTACT:       Robert Brown 434-352-6674 Robert.Brown@vdot.virginia.gov ROAD CLOSING ON ROUTE 653 For Bridge Repair Project LYNCHBURG – Motorists should expect delays due to Geotechnical work on Route 653 in

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VDOT Traffic Alert August 30th – September 3rd

RELEASE: IMMEDIATE August 24, 2021 CONTACT: Paula K. Jones 434-856-8176 (office) LYN-21-072 Paula.Jones @VDOT.Virginia.Gov LYNCHBURG DISTRICT TRAFFIC ALERT August 30-September 3, 2021 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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