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Recently Completed

Route 230, Madison Co.; Route 15, Fluvanna Co.

Rehabilitation of bridge over Rapidan River (Madison) and bridge over Carys Creek (Fluvanna)

Project at a Glance

Begin Date
Aug. 2017

Est Completion Date
Dec. 22, 2017

Phase
Recently Completed

Cost
$1.2 million construction contract; $1.5 million total estimate

Lengths and Limits
Rt. 230 over Rapidan River (Madison)/Rt. 15 over Carys Creek (Fluvanna)

Contractor
Burleigh Construction Inc. of Concord

Locality
Fluvanna and Madison

District
Culpeper

Contact
Office of Communications
540-727-3201

On Dec. 22, 2017, VDOT completed work on the Route 230 (Wolftown-Hood Road) bridge over the Rapidan River in Madison County and the Route 15 (James Madison Highway) bridge over Carys Creek in Fluvanna County.

Crews rehabilitated the riding surface and the bridge abutments and piers to extend the surface life of both bridges.  

The Rapidan River bridge in Madison County carries 3,200 vehicles per day, and about 5,100 vehicles use the Cary's Creek bridge in Fluvanna County daily, according to 2016 traffic counts. 

Resources and Information

New Traffic Pattern on Rt. 230 Bridge over Rapidan River
News release, August 9, 2017

Route 15 Reduced to One Lane at Carys Creek
News release, August 15, 2017


UPC 109133

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