VDOT HOT SPOTS Aug. 11 – 17

Interstate 95 Northbound
Monday – Friday, 9 p.m. – 4:30 a.m. Drivers can expect a single left lane closure overnight on I-95 northbound between mile markers 134 – 137, which is located between Exit 133/Falmouth and Exit 136/Centreport Parkway. Crews will be installing work zone signs and building construction entrances to the median for the I-95 Express Lanes Fredericksburg Extension project. All lanes will open by 4:30 a.m.
Route 630 (Courthouse Road)
Monday – Thursday, 9 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. and Friday, 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. Expect brief delays with alternating, one-way traffic at the following locations:
·      Courthouse Road between Cedar Lane to Walpole Street and Austin Ridge Drive to Red Oak Drive
·      Ramoth Church Road
·      Snowbird Lane
·      Winding Creek Road between Courthouse Road and Embrey Mill Road
·      Woodcutters Road
·      Wyche Road
Districtwide Guardrail Repair
Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. – 4 p.m. Crews will be repairing or replacing guardrail along various routes throughout the Fredericksburg District. Expect single lane closures and a flagging crew to direct drivers in the work zone at the following locations:
Stafford County
·      Route 1 southbound at Route 1590 (Carnaby Street)
·      Route 1 southbound at Austin Run crossover
·      Route 1 southbound at Route 687 (Hope Road)
·      Route 628 (Eskimo Hill Road) west of Route 608 (Brooke Road)
Spotsylvania County
·      Route 3 westbound at Lick Run (Work zone will be 9 p.m. – 8 a.m.)
·      Route 648 (Blockhouse Road) north of Route 738 (Partlow Road) intersection
Other Planned Work Zones By County
Stafford County
Interstate 95 Northbound near Exit 136/Centreport Parkway
Sunday – Monday, 9 p.m. – 4:30 a.m. Crews will continue to mill and pave I-95 northbound between mile markers 135 and 137, near Exit 136/Centreport Parkway. One northbound lane will close at 9 p.m. followed by a double lane closure at 10 p.m. Also, the I-95 on-ramp to Centreport Parkway will be closed. Drivers should access I-95 northbound at Exit 133/Falmouth or Exit 140/Courthouse Road. All I-95 northbound lanes and ramp will reopen by 4:30 a.m. the following morning.
Interstate 95 Southbound near Exit 136/Centreport Parkway
Monday – Friday, 9 p.m. – 4:30 a.m. Crews will begin milling and paving I-95 southbound between mile markers 137 – 135, near Exit 136/Centreport Parkway. One southbound lane will close at 9 p.m. followed by a double lane closure at 10 p.m. each night. All I-95 southbound lanes will reopen by 4:30 a.m. the following morning.
Route 1 Northbound and Southbound
Sunday – Wednesday, 9 p.m. – 5 a.m., This will be an overnight mobile operation to allow crews to widen the shoulders to improve safety and operations along the Route 1 corridor between Truslow Road and Hospital Center Boulevard.  Expect single lane closures on Route 1 at the following locations:
·      From Truslow Road to Layhill Road
·      From N. State Shop Road to Hospital Center Boulevard
Route 3 Westbound
Wednesday – Thursday, 8 p.m. – 5 a.m., Crews will be widening the shoulders along Route 3 westbound from West Cleek Lane to the Stafford/King George County line to improve safety along the roadway. This will be a mobile operation with single lane closures on Route 3 westbound in that area.
Route 17 near Fauquier County Line
Monday – Sunday, 7 a.m. – 7:30 p.m. Expect alternating lane closures on Route 17 northbound and southbound near the Stafford County and Fauquier County line for bridge repairs near Hartlake Road.
Route 17 at Route 634 (Hemp Road)
Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. – 4 p.m. Expect a short duration of lane, shoulder and turn lane closures near this intersection to allow crews to upgrade signage at the crossover.
Spotsylvania County
Route 3 Westbound
Sunday – Tuesday, 8 p.m. – 5 a.m. Single lane closure for for paving and to install pavement markings. Work will take place from just west of Route 626 (Andora Drive) to just west of Route 620 (Spotswood Furnace Road. All lanes will reopen by 5 a.m.
Route 208 Eastbound and Westbound (Courthouse Road)
Sunday – Friday, 9 p.m. – 5 a.m. Single lane closure for milling and paving. Work will take place from the Route 208 bridge over Interstate 95 to just south of Route 1 (Jefferson Davis Highway) intersection. All lanes will reopen by 5 a.m.
Route 610 (Old Plank Road)
Monday, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. Drivers should expect alternating, one-way traffic on Route 610 (Old Plank Road) near the Ashleigh Boulevard intersection to allow crews to take soil samples. A flagging crew will direct drivers in the work zone.
Caroline County
Route 301 Northbound and Southbound
Monday − Friday, 7 a.m. – 5 p.m. and 8 p.m. – 7 a.m. Expect alternating single lane closures on Route 301 northbound and southbound near the Route 17 intersection in Port Royal. Crews will be repairing the bridges over Mill Creek.
Bowling Green Resurfacing Project
Monday – Wednesday, 7 a.m. – 7 p.m. Drivers should anticipate lane closures, potential travel delays, and varying driving surfaces on secondary routes in Bowling Green for a resurfacing project. Access to residences and businesses will be maintained, but motorists can anticipate single-lane closures and one-way alternating traffic, directed by a flagging crew. The following routes are scheduled to be resurfaced: Anderson Avenue, Alsop Lane, Butler Street, Cary Street, Cedar Lane, Coghill Street, County Street, Courthouse Lane, Davis Court, Dickinson Drive, Dorsey Lane, Elliot Drive, Ennis Street, Gill Street, Hoomes Circle, Lacy Lane, Lafayette Avenue, Lee Street, Martin Street, Maury Avenue, Meadow Lane, Milford Avenue, Oak Ridge Street, Roper Drive, Sunset Drive, Travis Street, Virginia Avenue, Wagon Wheel Lane and White Street.
Port Royal Resurfacing
Wednesday – Friday, 7 a.m. – 7 p.m. Drivers should anticipate lane closures, potential travel delays, and varying driving surfaces on secondary routes in Port Royal for a resurfacing project. Access to residences and businesses will be maintained, but motorists can anticipate single-lane closures and one-way alternating traffic, directed by a flagging crew. The following routes are scheduled to be resurfaced. The following routes are scheduled to be resurfaced:Back Street, Caroline Street, Cumberland Street, Frederick Street, King Street, Market Street, Middle Street and Water Street.
Essex County/Richmond County Work Zone
Route 360 at the Downing Bridge
Sunday – Friday, 9 p.m. – 6 a.m. Expect alternating, one-way traffic on the Downing Bridge over the Rappahannock River for a routine safety inspection. Automatic flagging devices will be placed near the center span of the bridge to control traffic. Crews will be performing spot painting and concrete repairs underneath the bridge. Expect overnight delays.
Gloucester County
Route 641 (Tidemill Road)
Monday – Friday, 9 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. Expect alternating lane closures on Route 641 (Tidemill Road) at the bridge over Sarah Creek, which is located between Route 17 and Guinea Road, for bridge repairs. Delays are possible.
King George County
Route 206 (Dahlgren Road
Monday – Friday, 9 a.m. – 9 p.m.  Crews will direct one-way, alternating traffic on Route 206 (Dahlgren Road) between Route 301 and Route 3 for milling and paving.
King and Queen County
Route 14
Monday – Friday, 7 a.m. – 7 p.m. Expect a single lane closure on Route 14 from Route 360 (Richmond Tappahannock Highway) to Route 614 (Devils Three Jump Road) for milling and paving work as part of a resurfacing project. For more information, read the news release on this cape seal project to deliver a smoother ride for motorists over 20 miles of Route 14.
King William County
Route 360
Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. – 4 p.m. Expect a short duration of lane, shoulder and turn lane closures on Route 360 near Route 604 (Dabnets Mill Road/North Carolina Road) and Route 618 (Acquinton Church Road) near these intersections to allow crews to upgrade signage at the crossover.
Surface Treatment
Monday – Friday, 7 a.m. – 5 p.m. Drivers should expect delays on Route 608, 635 and 644 for surface treatment work. A flagging crew will direct one-way, alternating traffic through each work zone.
Lancaster County
Surface Treatment
Friday, 7 a.m. – 7 p.m. Drivers should expect delays on various, low-volume secondary routes in Lancaster County for surface treatment work,including Route 1069, 1075, 1076, 1077 and 1078.  A flagging crew will direct one-way, alternating traffic through each work zone.
Richmond County
Surface Treatment
Monday – Friday, 7 a.m. – 7 p.m. Drivers should expect delays on Route 602 (Cedar Grove Road) and Route 690 (Menokin Road) for surface treatment work. A flagging crew will direct one-way, alternating traffic through each work zone.
Additional Construction Projects in
Fredericksburg District
Stafford County
·       Route 3 Business and Route 606 (Ferry Road) Intersection
Workis underway to improve this intersection. Motorists should be alert for construction activity on Route 3 Business and on Ferry Road between the CSX railroad crossing and Route 3 Business. For more information about the project, please visit the project page.
·       Route 608 (Brooke Road): ROAD CLOSED
Brooke Road is closed to through traffic near Eskimo Hill Road. This is a Stafford County project to realign the roadway to improve safety and drainage. Recently, the county announced that Brooke Road will remain closed with a detour in place until late September 2019. For more information about the project and the detour route, please visit the county’s project page.
King William County
·       Route 662 (Sharon Road): ROAD CLOSED
Project schedule under development. Crews are repairing damage from Tropical Storm Michael. The project is reconstructing a slope near the road and replacing the culvert.
Spotsylvania County
·      Route 658 (Mount Olive Road) Bridge Replacement: ROAD CLOSED
Construction is underway to build a replacement bridge on Route 658 (Mount Olive Road) over the North Anna River, which will restore a connection between Hanover County and Spotsylvania County. The new bridge is estimated to open in summer 2019. Visit the project page for additional details.
Motorists are reminded to adhere to all road closed signs and barricades, and to follow the posted detour route. Roads have been closed for traveler safety.

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