Paula K. Jones 434-856-8176
May 21, 2009
STRUCTURAL REPAIRS COMPLETE ON RTE 501 BRIDGE AT SNOWDEN
AMHERST – Structural repairs to the Route 501 Bridge over the James River at Snowden (Amherst County/Bedford County line) are complete and the weight restrictions lifted.
In late March, findings of a routine inspection resulted in the posting of the structure at 16 tons for single unit vehicles and 18 tons for tractor-trailers.
Motorists should continue to be alert to possible temporary lane closures while signs are removed, spot painting is accomplished and clean up is completed.
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