Jenni McCord 703-259-1779
Mike Murphy 703-259-1757
Oct. 16, 2015
ASHTON AVENUE DETOUR STARTS NEXT WEEK
Two-week closure planned for emergency culvert replacement
*****October 19 update: The Ashton Avenue detour will begin next week with an exact date to be announced soon. Crews may begin preliminary work later this week.
MANASSAS –Beginning Tuesday, October 20, Ashton Avenue will be closed between Crestwood Drive and Lomond Drive for emergency culvert replacement. The work is expected to take about two weeks, according to the Virginia Department of Transportation.
Drivers are asked to avoid the area and take alternate routes to minimize impacts.
Traffic on Ashton Avenue will be detoured via Lomond Drive, Route 234 Business onto Crestwood Drive (see map). Detour signs will be in place to guide motorists.
VDOT signal engineers will monitor traffic and adjust signal timing as needed.
Ashton Avenue carries about 20,000 vehicles per day.
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