News Releases - Culpeper

April 25, 2017
REHAB PROJECT BEGINS MONDAY ON RT. 628 BOX CULVERT
Motorists detoured during four-month closure

April 21, 2017
RT. 29 SOLUTIONS LANE CLOSURES
Scheduled activities: Week of April 24-28, 2017

April 17, 2017
SHARE YOUR INPUT ON TRANSPORTATION PRIORITIES
Comments invited in person on April 25, via mail or email by May 16

April 14, 2017
RT. 29 SOLUTIONS LANE CLOSURES
Scheduled activities: Week of April 17-21, 2017

April 11, 2017
RT. 655 BRIDGE TO CLOSE FOR REHABILITATION APRIL 17
Use alternate routes during four-week closure of Rappahannock County bridge

April 7, 2017
RT. 29 SOLUTIONS LANE CLOSURES
Scheduled activities: Week of April 10-14, 2017

April 7, 2017
NEW ACCESS RAMP TO ROUTE 666 OPENS APRIL 10
Motorists should use caution while traffic adjusts to new traffic pattern

April 6, 2017
NORTH HOLLYMEAD DR. CLOSED OVERNIGHT FRIDAY
Traffic detour in place 9 p.m. Friday-6 a.m. Saturday during reconstruction at Route 29

April 6, 2017
I-64 WEST REDUCED TO ONE LANE THIS WEEKEND
Bridge work at mile 119 near Charlottesville from 8 p.m. Friday to 6 a.m. Monday

March 31, 2017
RT. 29 SOLUTIONS LANE CLOSURES
Scheduled activities: Week of April 3-7, 2017

March 30, 2017
ASHWOOD BLVD., S. HOLLYMEAD CLOSED OVERNIGHT FRIDAY
Traffic detour in place 9 p.m. Friday-6 a.m. Saturday during reconstruction at Route 29

March 30, 2017
ONE LANE CLOSED ON I-64 EAST THIS WEEKEND
Bridge work at mile 119 near Charlottesville from 8 p.m. Friday to 6 a.m. Monday

March 27, 2017
RT. 245 WILL REOPEN TO TRAFFIC LATE TOMORROW
Road closed from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at Broad Run bridge for removal of barrier wall

March 24, 2017
RT. 29 SOLUTIONS LANE CLOSURES
Scheduled activities: Week of March 27-31, 2017

March 24, 2017
ROUTE 3 TRAFFIC SHIFT SET FOR MARCH 29 IN STEVENSBURG
Motorists should stay alert for new traffic pattern near York Road

March 21, 2017
FLASHING YELLOW ARROW COMING TO LAKE OF THE WOODS
To be activated March 28, new signal will improve safety, efficiency of left turns

March 17, 2017
RT. 29 SOLUTIONS LANE CLOSURES
Scheduled activities: Week of March 20-24, 2017

March 16, 2017
I-64 LANE CLOSURES COMING FOR BRIDGE WORK
Two weekend single-lane closures planned at mile marker 119

March 15, 2017
CURB INSTALLATION ON ROUTE 3 NEXT WEEK
Motorists advised to be alert for reduced speed limit, use caution in work zone

March 14, 2017
CENTRAL VA. ROADS CLEAR BUT CAUTION IS STILL THE WORD
With refreeze a possibility overnight, drivers should continue to monitor conditions

March 14, 2017
ROADS SLUSHY BUT CLEARING IN CENTRAL VA.
With refreeze a possibility overnight, continue to monitor conditions

March 14, 2017
MANY ROADS SLICK WITH WINTRY MIX; MORE TO COME
Delay travel to give VDOT crews room to work before overnight deep freeze

March 14, 2017
AVOID OVERNIGHT TRAVEL IN CENTRAL VA.
Roads clear at this hour but conditions will deteriorate as temps fall, snow accumulates

March 13, 2017
ADJUST TRAVEL PLANS TO AVOID DANGEROUS CONDITIONS
VDOT prepped for forecast snowfall, freezing rain overnight in central Va.

March 12, 2017
WINTER’S NOT OVER YET: PREPARE NOW FOR MONDAY SNOW
VDOT crews applying brine pre-treatment today on roads across Piedmont

March 10, 2017
RT. 29 SOLUTIONS LANE CLOSURES
Scheduled activities: Week of March 13-17, 2017

March 8, 2017
TEMPORARY SIGNAL BEING INSTALLED AT RT. 250/151
Safety improvements will address history of turning-related crashes at intersection in Afton

March 3, 2017
RT. 29 SOLUTIONS LANE CLOSURES
Scheduled activities: Week of March 6-10, 2017

March 3, 2017
SCHOOLHOUSE ROAD PROJECT IN BEALETON BEGINS
Intersection improvements will address safety concerns near Cedar Lee Middle School

March 3, 2017
BRIDGE WORK BEGINS MARCH 13 ON RT. 810 IN ALBEMARLE
Motorists advised to use alternate routes during four-week closure

Feb. 28, 2017
N. HOLLYMEAD DR. INTERSECTION CLOSED WEDNESDAY
Water main installation extended one night; detour in place 9 p.m.-6 a.m. during construction

Feb. 24, 2017
RT. 29 SOLUTIONS LANE CLOSURES
Scheduled activities: Week of Feb. 27-March 3, 2017

Feb. 24, 2017
RT. 629 BRIDGE WILL CLOSE FOR REHABILITATION MARCH 6
Motorists advised to use alternate routes during three-week closure

Feb. 24, 2017
N. HOLLYMEAD DR. INTERSECTION CLOSED NEXT WEEK
Traffic detour in place 9 p.m.-6 a.m. Monday and Tuesday during water main installation

Feb. 17, 2017
RT. 29 SOLUTIONS LANE CLOSURES
Scheduled activities: Week of Feb. 20-24, 2017

Feb. 16, 2017
RT. 29-HYDRAULIC AREA ADVISORY PANEL ANNOUNCED
Local representatives will work with VDOT, MPO to develop land use, transportation plans

Feb. 15, 2017
TRAFFIC SHIFT SCHEDULED ON RT. 607 AS PROJECT BEGINS
Motorists should stay alert for new traffic pattern, expect delays during morning commute

Feb. 14, 2017
HOLLYMEAD DR. INTERSECTION WORK POSTPONED UNTIL WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Overnight closures with detour now scheduled from 9 p.m.-6 a.m. Wednesday and Thursday

Feb. 13, 2017
WORK AT HOLLYMEAD DR. INTERSECTIONS BEGINS TUESDAY EVENING
Traffic detour in place 9 p.m.-6 a.m. tomorrow through Thursday

Feb. 10, 2017
RT. 29 SOLUTIONS LANE CLOSURES
Scheduled activities: Week of Feb. 13-17, 2017

Feb. 10, 2017
TRAFFIC TO BEGIN USING ROUTE 29-666 INTERCHANGE FEB. 14
Motorists advised to use caution, stay alert for new traffic pattern

Feb. 8, 2017
RAIN, SNOW MAY CAUSE SLICK ROADS EARLY THURSDAY
VDOT advises motorists to check 511 before traveling, drive carefully

Feb. 3, 2017
RT. 29 SOLUTIONS LANE CLOSURES
Scheduled activities: Week of Feb. 6-10, 2017

Jan. 30, 2017
OVERNIGHT CLOSURES THIS WEEK AT ASHWOOD BLVD.
Traffic detoured to North Hollymead Dr. 9 p.m.-6 a.m. Monday through Friday

Jan. 30, 2017
SLICK ROADS ACROSS MOST OF CENTRAL VA.
Avoid unnecessary travel, use 511 to check conditions before morning commute

Jan. 29, 2017
OVERNIGHT SNOW MAY LEAVE ROADS SLICK MONDAY MORNING
VDOT advises motorists to avoid unnecessary travel, check 511 before driving

Jan. 27, 2017
RT. 29 SOLUTIONS LANE CLOSURES
Scheduled activities: Week of Jan. 30- Feb. 3, 2017

Jan. 26, 2017
BERKMAR DR. ENTRANCE TO SAMS CLUB WILL CLOSE FRIDAY
Hilton Heights Rd. entrance remains open during construction of roundabout

Jan. 24, 2017
ASHWOOD BLVD. ENTRANCE CLOSURE POSTPONED ONE DAY
Traffic detoured to North Hollymead Dr. between 9 p.m. Wednesday and 6 a.m. Thursday

Jan. 23, 2017
ASHWOOD BLVD. ENTRANCE CLOSED OVERNIGHT TUESDAY
Traffic detoured to North Hollymead Dr. between 9 p.m. and 6 a.m.

Jan. 20, 2017
RT. 29 SOLUTIONS LANE CLOSURES
Scheduled activities: Week of Jan. 23-27, 2017

Jan. 19, 2017
SECRETARY LAYNE ANNOUNCES RT. 29-HYDRAULIC RD. STUDY
Advisory panel will consider future land use planning, potential transportation improvements

Jan. 19, 2017
RT. 795 BRIDGE TO CLOSE FOR REHABILITATION JAN. 23
Once complete, bridge weight restriction will be removed

Jan. 13, 2017
WINTER WEATHER, SLICK ROADS LIKELY INTO SATURDAY
VDOT advises motorists to stay tuned to weather, use 511 for road conditions

Jan. 12, 2017
RT. 29 SOLUTIONS LANE CLOSURES
Scheduled activities: Week of Jan. 16-20, 2017

Jan. 12, 2017
PORTION OF OLD RIXEYVILLE RD. TO CLOSE FOR TWO MONTHS
Crews will re-work the road’s intersection with Route 229; motorists detoured

Jan. 10, 2017
ROUTE 3 TRAFFIC SHIFT SCHEDULED FOR FRIDAY
Motorists advised to use caution, stay alert for new traffic pattern

Jan. 9, 2017
DRIVERS CAUTIONED ABOUT BLACK ICE DANGER
Near-zero temps will refreeze any moisture on roads, expect hazardous conditions overnight

Jan. 8, 2017
ROADS WILL REMAIN HAZARDOUS OVERNIGHT IN CENTRAL VA.
Black ice likely due to subfreezing temperatures, check 511 before travel

Jan. 7, 2017
ROAD CONDITIONS IMPROVE BUT TRAVEL REMAINS HAZARDOUS
Sub-freezing temperatures ensure slick conditions will persist through the weekend

Jan. 7, 2017
VDOT CREWS CONTINUING CLEANUP AFTER SNOWFALL
Frigid temperatures, slick conditions will stick around through weekend

Jan. 7, 2017
SNOW, SLICK SPOTS ON ROADS IN CENTRAL VIRGINIA
VDOT in response mode on area’s interstates, primary routes

Jan. 6, 2017
OVERNIGHT SNOW WILL LEAVE ROADS SLICK ON SATURDAY
Black ice likely due to subfreezing temperatures, VDOT advises drivers against travel

Jan. 6, 2017
RT. 29 SOLUTIONS LANE CLOSURES
Scheduled activities: Week of Jan. 9-13, 2017

Jan. 6, 2017
SNOW WILL MAKE FOR SLICK ROADS INTO SATURDAY
Avoid travel for safety, to allow VDOT crews room to work

Jan. 6, 2017
ROADS REPORTED CLEAR IN CENTRAL VA.
Continue to watch forecast for weekend weather, use 511 for driving conditions

Jan. 6, 2017
MOTORISTS MAY ENCOUNTER SLICK ROADS FRIDAY MORNING
Light snow falling in some areas, VDOT advises drivers to check 511 before traveling

Jan. 5, 2017
SLICK DRIVING CONDITIONS ARE POSSIBLE THIS AFTERNOON
VDOT advises motorists to check 511 before traveling, drive carefully

Jan. 4, 2017
VDOT PREPARING FOR THURSDAY EVENING SNOW
Motorists advised to monitor forecast, change travel plans accordingly

Jan. 3, 2017
RT. 787 BRIDGE REPLACEMENT STARTS JAN. 9
VDOT will reduce traffic to one lane during the eight-week replacement

Jan. 3, 2017
PUBLIC HEARING JAN. 10 FOR RT. 250 BRIDGE REPLACEMENT
Give input on preferred construction alternative

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