VDOT News - Fredericksburg



LaTina W. Bundy 540-899-4560


July 9, 2018

Expect single lane closures, brief delays and a rough driving surface from Courthouse Rd. to Avalon Ln.

FREDERICKSBURG, Va. – The Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) has started a milling and paving project on Route 360 in Northumberland County. The project is expected to continue through Friday, July 20.

Earlier today, crews began milling up the existing pavement on a 2.5 mile section of Route 360 between Courthouse Road and Avalon Lane.

The milling operation is expected to continue through Wednesday, July 11, followed by the placement of temporary line striping.

Motorists traveling on this section of Route 360 will encounter a rough driving surface until Monday, July 16 when crews return to apply new asphalt to the milled surface.

Drivers will encounter single lane closures and brief delays until 7 p.m. tonight and again on Tuesday and Wednesday, 7 a.m. – 7 p.m., each day. All lanes on Route 360 will be open to traffic on Thursday and Friday.

Single lane closures will resume on Monday, July 16 through Friday, July 20, 7 a.m. – 7 p.m., each day.

When work is underway, a pilot truck will guide traffic through the work zone, alternating one lane at a time.

Route 360 near Courthouse Road carries approximately 4,400 vehicles a day, according to a 2017 traffic count.


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VDOT’s 14-county Fredericksburg District includes the counties of Caroline, King George, Spotsylvania and Stafford in the Fredericksburg area; Northumberland, Richmond, Lancaster and Westmoreland counties in the Northern Neck; Essex, Gloucester, King & Queen, King William, Mathews and Middlesex counties in the Middle Peninsula.


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