Bridge Maintenance Projects
Project at a Glance
Albemarle, Culpeper, Fauquier, Fluvanna, Greene, Louisa, Madison, Orange, and Rappahannock
Route 606 (Dickerson Road) over North Fork Rivanna River, Albemarle County
Route 606 (Dickerson Road) will be closed beginning May 8 while crews rehabilitate the bridge over the North Fork Rivanna River in Albemarle County. Weather permitting, the road is expected to reopen to traffic July 28.
VDOT crews will repair several components of the steel-truss bridge to maintain its current 3-ton posted weight limit.
Motorists will be detoured south on Route 29 to Route 1571 (Lewis and Clark Drive), then right on Quail Run, which carries motorists back to Route 606.
The bridge was built in 1924 and carries approximately 140 vehicles daily, according to a 2015 traffic count.
Route 658 (Old Apple Grove Road) over Turners Creek, Louisa County
Route 658 (Old Apple Grove Road) will be closed beginning May 22 while crews rehabilitate the bridge over Turners Creek in Louisa County. Weather permitting, the road is expected to reopen to traffic Aug. 18.
Motorists are advised to use alternate routes during the closure.
The bridge, which was built in 1955, has a posted weight restriction of 12 tons. Once construction is complete, the timber-deck bridge will be rated for all legal loads.
Turners Creek bridge carries approximately 60 vehicles daily, according to a 2016 traffic count.
Albemarle County: Route 250 (Ivy Road) over Route 29
Albemarle County: Route 795 (Blenheim Road) bridge over Hardware River
Madison County: Route 230 (Wolftown-Hood Road) bridge over Conway River
Rappahannock County: Route 628 (Dearing Road) box culvert over tributary of Jordan River
The following small bridge and structure rehabilitation projects are planned through October 2017. Projects will be scheduled according to priority as weather and resources allow. Estimated construction months are subject to change.
|Albemarle||Route 641 (Burnley Station Road) bridge over Norfolk Southern Railroad||September-November|
|Albemarle||Route 723 (Sharon Road) culvert at Green Creek||May-June|
|Fauquier||Route 702 (Frogtown Road) bridge over Cromwells Run||July-August|
|Fluvanna||Route 623 (Perkins Road) bridge over Venable Creek||September-December|
|Rappahannock||Route 604 (Green Road) bridge over Hughes River||September-November|
|Rappahannock||Route 681 (Rolling Road) culvert at Branch of Hazel River||September|
For more information about Virginia’s bridges and VDOT’s bridge inspection program, including current conditions of the state’s bridges, FAQs and video of a bridge inspection, visit www.virginiadot.org/info/Bridge.asp.