Under Construction: Route 760 (Diuguids Lane) Bridge Replacement - Roanoke County
Cost and schedule ►
Traffic alerts ►
Typical work hours are expected to be Monday through Saturday during daytime hours with occasional work on Sunday.
Flagging operations in place, Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., on southbound Diuguids lane as well as the intersection of Harborwood Road/W Riverside Drive. A right lane closure northbound may also be in place, Monday through Friday.
During construction, traffic will be detoured for 45 days beginning July 5, 2022 through fall 2022. Signs will be posted two weeks in advance of the road closure.
The detour is 3.6 miles long and takes approximately nine minutes to drive. Drivers will use Mill Lane or West Riverside Drive to detour and return to Diuguids Lane.
Flagging operations may be in place periodically and occasional night work is possible.
Drivers can expect short-term lane closures with flaggers controlling traffic on West Riverside Drive while construction equipment is being moved into the site.
Access to Green Hill Park, private entrances and businesses will be maintained at all times.
Public outreach ►
A "Pardon Our Dust" meeting was held on Tuesday, November 16 for citizens to ask questions about the project.
The purpose of this project is to replace the existing bridge superstructure on Route 760 (Diuguids Lane) over Roanoke River in Roanoke County.
The bridge is located at the Salem city limits near Route 760’s intersection with Route 639 (West Riverside Drive). The bridge was built in 1961 and has reached the end of its service life.
During construction, traffic will be detoured for 45 days.The 45-day detour is expected to go in place in late July 5, 2022 and finish in fall 2022.
Drivers will use Mill Lane or West Riverside Drive to detour and return to Diuguids Lane.
The benefit of this project will be replacing the existing bridge superstructure on Route 760 (Diuguids Lane) over Roanoke River in Roanoke County that has reached the end of its service life.