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CONTACT:
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Lou Hatter 540-829-7537
Lou.Hatter@vdot.virginia.gov
cell 540-717-2890
CULP 2009-100

Aug. 28, 2009



SCHEDULED CONSTRUCTION AND MAINTENANCE WORK
CULPEPER DISTRICT: Aug. 28-Sept. 4, 2009


CULPEPER — The following highway work is scheduled, weather permitting, in the Culpeper District. Traffic movements may be restricted and speed limits reduced in work zones.
Most scheduled construction and maintenance activities will be suspended from noon, Friday, Sept. 4 until noon, Tuesday, Sept. 8 due to heavy traffic volumes over the Labor Day holiday weekend. All lane closures and restrictions that can safely be lifted will be removed during this time. Items in italics contain new or updated information.

Albemarle County
Rte 743 – Advance Mills bridge. Closed at South Fork Rivanna River for replacement of the truss bridge. Detour route is posted.

Culpeper County
Rte 29 from Madison County line to Rte 643 at Merrimac – Paving operation with one northbound lane closed during daylight hours. Motorists should expect congestion and brief delays as they approach the work zone and be alert for equipment and workers moving in and out of the travel lane.
Rte 229 from Duke Street to Rte 684 - Widening from two lanes to four lanes. Motorists should be alert for signs and traffic controls as they approach the work zone. Lane closures possible.
Various – Surface treatment. Minor delays possible.

Fauquier County
Interstate 66 (milepost 26 to 20 westbound) – Paving operation. 8 p.m. to 8 a.m., Sunday through Thursday. Alternating left and right lane closures, motorists should expect congestion and brief delays. Motorists should be alert for signs and traffic controls as they approach the work zone.
Rte 605 (Dumfries Road) – Roadway improvements at the intersection of Route 674 (Atlee Road). Lane closures and delays expected between 7 a.m. and 5 p.m. Motorists should be alert for signs and traffic controls as they approach the work zone.
Various - Surface treatment. Minor delays possible.
 
Fluvanna County
Rte 15 (Rte 702 - Rte 652) - Surface treatment. 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Minor delays possible.

Greene County
Rte 33 – Paving from Rte. 29 intersection east to Orange County line. One-lane traffic controlled by flaggers and pilot truck, 7 a.m. to 7 p.m., Monday through Friday. Expect delays and be alert for congestion approaching the work zone.
Rte 627 (Bacon Hollow Rd) – Improvements. Motorists should be alert for signs and traffic controls as they approach the work zone. Estimated completion date August 2009.
Various – Surface treatment. Minor delays possible.
 
Madison County
Various – Surface treatment. Minor delays possible.

Orange County
Rte 33 – Paving from Greene County line east to Rte 20 intersection at Barboursville. One-lane traffic controlled by flaggers and pilot truck, 7 a.m. to 7 p.m., Monday through Friday. Expect delays and be alert for congestion approaching the work zone.
Rte 619 from Rte 624 to 692 – Road widening. Motorists should be alert for signs and traffic controls as they approach the work zone. Lane closure possible.
Various – Surface treatment. Minor delays possible.

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