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Darragh Frye 540-899-4119
Darragh.Frye@VDOT.Virginia.Gov

FRED-136398

Nov. 6, 2018



CSX WILL CLOSE LANSDOWNE ROAD IN FREDERICKSBURG FOR RAILROAD MAINTENANCE NEXT WEEK
Lansdowne Road will be closed to through traffic from Nov. 12-17

FREDERICKSBURG, Va. ˗˗ CSX will close Lansdowne Road in Fredericksburg to through traffic on Monday, Nov. 12 through early Saturday, Nov. 17 to allow CSX crews to perform maintenance work on the railroad crossing. 

Lansdowne Road will close at the railroad crossing in both directions at 8 a.m. on Monday, Nov. 12. 

Signs will be posted to guide motorists along the recommended detour, which is approximately six miles: 

Message boards will be posted this week to alert drivers about the upcoming railroad work and detour. 

According to a recent traffic count, Lansdowne Road carries an average of 8,000 vehicles a day.

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