Paula K. Jones 434-856-8176
Nov. 4, 2008
TRAFFIC TO BE RESTRICTED ON 460/29 FOR BRIDGE WORK
LYNCHBURG – Motorists should expect some minor delays on Route 460 West/Route 29 South in vicinity of the Jumbo Restaurant beginning Wednesday, November 5.
Burleigh Construction will be performing emergency work on the bridge which was struck recently. The repair work will require lane closures.
One lane of Route 460/29 between Concord Turnpike and the Route 501 exit ramp will be closed from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. each day until the work is complete.
Once the bridge repairs are complete, guardrail repair will take place.
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