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Kelly Hannon 540-374-3344
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LaTina W. Bundy 540-899-4560
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FRED-92176

Feb. 3, 2016



DETOUR PLANNED ON RT. 644 (GRANITE SPRINGS ROAD) ON FEB. 8-12
New bridge superstructure will be installed on structurally deficient bridge in Spotsylvania County

FREDERICKSBURG – Traffic on Route 664 (Granite Springs Road) in Spotsylvania County will be detoured Feb. 8-12 for a bridge maintenance project.

Virginia Department of Transportation crews will close the bridge to traffic for 5 days to complete a bridge superstructure replacement.

Signs will be posted to guide motorists along the recommended detour route, which is Route 601 (Lawyers Road).

The bridge was built in 1968. Repairs will include installation of a new bridge deck, beams, and bridge rail.  

Granite Springs Road is an unpaved state-maintained route that carries an average of 130 vehicles per day.

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