RELEASE:

CONTACT:
IMMEDIATE

Kelly Hannon 540-374-3344
Kelly.Hannon@VDOT.Virginia.Gov

FRED-41816

July 24, 2009



Hot Spots for the Fredericksburg Region
July 26 – August 1, 2009

Stafford County

 

§          Route 17

Monday - Tuesday, 8 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.; crews will be patching pot holes on Rt. 17 north.  This is a mobile operation and motorists should expect brief delays at Plantation Drive and at Hartwood Road. 

 

Wednesday - Thursday, 8 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.; crews will be patching pot holes on Rt. 17 south.  This is a mobile operation and motorists should expect brief delays at the Fauquier C.L. and at Hartwood Road.

 

Monday – Thursday, 7 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.; motorists should be alert to crews working along the shoulder on Rt. 17.  This is a mobile operation. All travel lanes will be open. 

 

§          Route 3

Monday – Thursday, 7 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.; motorists should be alert to crews working along the shoulder on Rt. 3.  This is a mobile operation. All travel lanes will be open. 

 

 

Spotsylvania County

 

§          Interstate 95

Monday and Thursday, 10 p.m. – 4:30 a.m.; motorists will be restricted to one lane on I-95 south at mile marker 123 located between Exit 126 (Rt. 1/Massaponax Church Road) and Exit 118 (Rt. 606/Thornburg).  Crews will be removing the concrete barriers and installing guardrail in this area.  This is in connection with the Rt. 606 Bridge replacement project.

 

Tuesday and Wednesday, 10 p.m. – 4:30 a.m.; motorists will be restricted to one lane on I-95 north  at mile marker 123 located between Exit 126 (Rt. 1/Massaponax Church Road) and Exit 118 (Rt. 606/Thornburg).  Crews will be removing the concrete barriers and installing guardrail in this area.  This is in connection with the Rt. 606 Bridge replacement project.

 

Monday - Wednesday, 8 a.m. – 3 p.m.; crews will be installing weather stations on the I-95 bridge over the Rappahannock River just south of the Welcome Center. One lane will be closed on southbound I-95 in the work zone.

 

·          Route 1

Tuesday – Wednesday, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.; crews will be the conducting shoulder and ditch maintenance on Rt. 1 between Rt. 608 and Rt. 749.  Motorists should be alert to lane closures.

 

 

·          Bragg Road/Fall Hill Avenue

Monday – Tuesday, 7 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.; crews will be hanging the mast arms for the new traffic signals on Bragg Road at Willis Way and River Road.   Expect may experience brief delays in the work zone.

 

Wednesday – Thursday, 7 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.; crews will be paving the new lanes on Bragg Road between Central Park and Route 3.  All travel lanes on Bragg Road will be open; however motorists should be alert to construction equipment in the work zone.

 

·          Spotsylvania Towne Centre Entrance

Motorists are reminded to be alert to changes in the traffic pattern on Route 3 eastbound between Bragg Road and the entrance to the Spotsylvania Towne Centre.  The continuous right turn lane on Rt. 3 east between Bragg Road and the towne centre entrance may be periodically closed to through traffic as well as the right merge lane exiting the towne centre to Rt. 3 east.  To avoid delays Towne Centre patrons should use the entrance located on Bragg Road Extended.  Access to businesses located on Rt. 3 east between Bragg Road and the towne centre will be maintained at all times.

 

·          Route 608 bridge over I-95 – Ongoing Construction Project

Construction continues on the Rt. 608 bridge over I-95.  Motorists should be alert to construction crews and equipment and changes in traffic patterns in this area.

 

King George County

 

·          Route 3

Monday – Thursday, 7 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.; motorists should be alert to crews working along the shoulder on Rt. 3.  This is a mobile operation. All travel lanes will be open. 

 

·          Route 301

Monday – Thursday, 7 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.; motorists should be alert to crews working along the shoulder on Rt. 301.  This is a mobile operation. All travel lanes will be open. 

 



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