VDOT News - Fredericksburg

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Kelly Hannon 540-374-3344
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FRED-126577

March 23, 2018



NEW SPEED LIMIT SIGNS TO BE POSTED IN PORT ROYAL AREA OF CAROLINE COUNTY
Motorists should be aware that the speed limit will be lowered from 45 mph to 35 mph along Route 17 and Route 301 in town limits

FREDERICKSBURG, Va. – New speed limit signs will be posted next week on Route 17 and Route 301 in the Town of Port Royal in Caroline County.

The speed limit is being lowered from 45 mph to 35 mph in the town approaching the intersection of Route 17 and Route 301.

New speed limit signs are scheduled to be installed on Tuesday, March 27.

Orange flags will be adhered to the new speed limit signs to highlight the change for motorists. Message boards will also be posted on Route 17 and Route 301 to notify motorists that the speed limit has been lowered.

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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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