VDOT News - Fredericksburg



Darragh Frye 540-899-4119


Sept. 6, 2022

Route 360 over the Rappahannock River between Richmond and Essex counties will be reduced to a single lane for a routine, scheduled inspection

FREDERICKSBURG, Va. – Travelers can expect overnight delays crossing the Downing Bridge in the Tappahannock area next week, starting Sunday, Sept. 11 through early Friday, Sept. 16 for a routine, scheduled inspection of the structure.

On these evenings, Route 360 will be reduced to a single travel lane, with one-way, alternating traffic, between 6 p.m. and 5 a.m.

The Downing Bridge carries Route 360 over the Rappahannock River between Richmond and Essex counties.

Motorists can find real-time updates on the work zone on 511Virginia.

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VDOT’s 14-county Fredericksburg District includes the counties of Caroline, King George, Spotsylvania and Stafford in the Fredericksburg area; Northumberland, Richmond, Lancaster and Westmoreland counties in the Northern Neck; Essex, Gloucester, King & Queen, King William, Mathews and Middlesex counties in the Middle Peninsula.

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