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Paula K. Jones 434-856-8176
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LYN-11-069

July 22, 2011



ROUTE 617 IN BUCKINGHAM COUNTY TO CLOSE TEMPORARILY
Buckingham Branch Rail Road to perform crossing work

LYNCHBURG – Motorists who use Route 617, Stanton Town Road in Buckingham County will experience a change of plans during the first week of August while improvements are made to a railroad crossing. 

The road will be closed between Route 676 and Route 15 while Buckingham Branch Rail Service makes the crossing repairs. 

The closure is slated to be in place from August 1 through August 5.  Message boards will be installed in advance of the closure to inform motorists and a signed detour will be in place.  

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