VDOT News - Culpeper
Sharon ketcham 540-717-8376
April 20, 2022
PREPARE FOR TRAFFIC PATTERN CHANGE IN LOUISA CO.
Drivers will use roundabout configuration at Rts. 250 and 522 starting May 2
Virginia Department of Transportation contract crews are moving into a new phase of construction for the roundabout at Route 250 (Broad Street Road) and Route 522 (Cross County Road) in Gum Spring. Beginning on or about Monday, May 2, drivers will get the opportunity to familiarize themselves with the new configuration, weather permitting.
Instead of using existing two-way stop sign-controlled intersection, drivers will be shifted into the new roundabout configuration.
Approaching motorists should slow down and be prepared to yield to traffic in the roundabout. New roadway line striping and permanent signage will guide traffic through the roundabout. Motorists should remain alert for daily flagging operations, which may be in operation as crews complete the center island and truck apron.
Construction began in September, 2021 to improve safety and efficiency of the intersection and is expected to be complete by December.
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