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February 5-11, 2024

Traffic Alert February 5-11, 2024

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

District-wide activities:

Crews will perform various activities throughout the district to include, but are not limited to bridge & guardrail maintenance, brush/tree/limb cutting, pothole/surface/shoulder work, surface treatment/paving operations, work orders, mowing, boom axing, drainage repairs/ work and roadside cleanup.

Work at specific locations:

Nelson County:
Route 674 (Jenny’s Creek Rd.) – Emergency road repairs. Motorists should expect delays on Route 674 (Jenny’s Creek Rd.) in Nelson County due to emergency road repairs. A culvert underneath the roadway has collapsed. No completion date for this repair has been established. A detour is in place, utilizing Route 56 (Tye Brook Hwy.) and Route 151.

This information can also be found here: Lynchburg District | Lynchburg District Weekly Traffic Alert February 5-11, 2024 | Virginia Department of Transportation