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Interstate 95 Bridge Rehabilitation Project

Work is underway to improve the deck and substructure on several bridges located on I-95 in Stafford and Spotsylvania.

Stafford County: I-95 Bridge over Potomac Creek at mile marker 137
The I-95 bridges over Potomac Creek are located just before Exit 136 (Centreport Parkway) at mile marker 137.
· I-95 Southbound:
o Monday – Thursday, 6 a.m. ˗˗ 10 a.m.
§ A single lane will be closed.
· I-95 Northbound:
o Monday – Thursday, 9:30 a.m. ˗˗ 3:30 p.m.
§ A single lane will be closed.

Interstate 95 (Exit 140/Courthouse Road)

Work is underway on a project to improve the I-95 interchange at Exit 140 (Route 630/Courthouse Road). The project includes building a diverging diamond interchange at Exit 140, relocating the Courthouse Road and Route 1 intersection to the south to align with Hospital Center Boulevard, and widening Courthouse Road to four lanes from Cedar Lane to Ramoth Church Road.

I-95 Northbound at Exit 140
(New) Wednesday ˗˗ Friday, 9:30 a.m. ˗˗ 3:30 p.m. Expect a single, right lane closure on I-95 northbound near the Exit 140 interchange to allow crews to install temporary traffic barriers for the project. Expect brief delays.

Route 630 (Courthouse Road)
(Update) Sunday – Thursday, 10 p.m. – 5 a.m. Expect alternating, one-way traffic on Courthouse Road between Austin Ridge Drive to Wyche Road for water line work. This is a Stafford County project. Flaggers will direct drivers through the work zone. Expect brief delays.
Tuesday – Thursday, 8:30 a.m. ˗˗ 2 p.m. and Friday, 8:30 a.m. ˗˗ 12 p.m. Courthouse Road will be reduced to one lane from Austin Ridge Drive to Red Oak Drive. Crews will be working near the I-95/Exit 140 interchange.
Tuesday – Thursday, 8:30 a.m. ˗˗ 2 p.m. and Friday, 8:30 a.m. ˗ 12 p.m. Expect alternating, one-way traffic on Courthouse Road between Cedar Lane and Walpole Street for grading and pipe work as part of the widening project.

Woodcutters Road at Courthouse Road
(New) Wednesday – Thursday, 9 a.m. ˗˗ 2 p.m. and Friday, 9 a.m. ˗ 12 p.m. Expect alternating, single lane closures on Woodcutters Road between Courthouse Road and Cutstone Drive. Expect brief delays.

Winding Creek Road at Courthouse Road
Tuesday – Thursday, 9 a.m. ˗˗ 2 p.m. and Friday, 9 a.m. ˗ 12 p.m. Expect alternating, one-way traffic on Winding Creek Road for grading and pipe work as part of the widening project. Flaggers will direct drivers through the interchange and work zone. Expect brief delays.

Interstate 95 Exit 130/Route 3/Fredericksburg Interchange Improvement Project

Construction is underway to improve safety on Interstate 95 and Route 3 at the Exit 130 interchange in Fredericksburg. Motorists should be prepared for the following lane closures, construction activity, and temporary traffic shifts on Route 3, I-95 at Exit 130 and/or Central Park shopping area.

I-95 Northbound at Exit 130
(New) Tuesday ˗˗ Friday, 9 p.m. ˗˗ 4:30 a.m. Expect alternating, single lane closures on I-95 northbound near the Exit 130 interchange. All lanes will reopen at 4:30 a.m. Expect brief, overnight delays.

I-95 Southbound at Exit 130
(New) Tuesday ˗˗ Friday, 9 p.m. ˗˗ 10 a.m. Expect alternating, single lane closures on I-95 southbound near the Exit 130 interchange. Expect brief, overnight delays.

Carl D. Silver Parkway
(New) Sunday ˗˗ Friday, 10 p.m. ˗˗ 9 a.m. Expect alternating, single lane closures on Carl D. Silver Parkway at Route 3 for water line and storm sewer work.

Route 3 Eastbound
(New) Sunday ˗˗ Friday, 9 p.m. ˗˗ 4 a.m. Expect alternating, single lane closures on Route 3 eastbound near the interchange.

Route 3 Westbound
(New) Sunday ˗˗ Friday, 10 p.m. ˗˗ 9 a.m. Expect alternating, single lane closures on Route 3 westbound near the interchange.

Interstate 95 at Exit 118/Mudd Tavern Road Widening and Bridge Replacement Project

Crews are working to improve the interchange on Interstate 95 at Exit 118 (Mudd Tavern Road). The project will build a new I-95 overpass and improve on and off-ramps on Mudd Tavern Road, improve Mudd Tavern Road east of I-95, and Mallard Road.

Interstate 95 Northbound at Exit 118
Tuesday – Thursday, 9:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. and Friday, 9:30 a.m. – 12 p.m. Expect a single, left lane on I-95 northbound closed at the interchange for construction activities. Expect brief delays.

Route 606 (Mudd Tavern Road)
(Update) Sunday – Thursday, 7 p.m. – 7 a.m. and Tuesday – Friday, 9 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. Expect alternating, one-way traffic on Route 606 (Mudd Tavern Road) at the I-95 overpass for storm sewer installation. Flaggers will direct drivers through the work zone. Expect brief delays.

Mallard Road
Tuesday – Friday, 9 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. Expect alternating, one-way traffic on Mallard Road for storm sewer installation. Motorists should expect brief delays. Flaggers will direct drivers through the work zone.

Stafford County Work Zones

Route 677 (Mt. Hope Church Road)
(Update) Tuesday – Friday, 8 a.m. – 6 p.m. Expect alternating, single lane closures on Mt. Hope Church Road near Brooke Road for guardrail repair. Flaggers will alternate, one-way traffic through the work zone. Expect brief delays.

Routine Maintenance
Tuesday − Friday, 6 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. Stay alert for mobile lane closures. Crews will perform routine maintenance activities at the following locations:

Route 3 (Kings Highway) – ditch cleaning
Route 641 (Onville Road) – ditch cleaning
Route 1460 (Settlers Way) – ditch cleaning
Route 1541 (Groove Lane) – ditch cleaning

City of Fredericksburg Work Zone

Route 1
(New) Monday ˗˗ Friday, 10 p.m. ˗˗ 5 a.m. Expect alternating, single lane closures on southbound Route 1 near Idlewild Boulevard for traffic engineering work. Expect brief delays.

Spotsylvania County Work Zone

Route 1 at Hickory Ridge Road
Tuesday – Friday, 8 a.m. – 6 p.m. Expect alternating, single lane closures on Route 1 southbound near Route 632 (Hickory Ridge Road) for guardrail repair. Expect brief delays.

Route 608 (Benchmark Road) CLOSED
(New) As of Monday, Feb. 19, Benchmark Road is closed to through traffic between Route 17 and Mine Road. The road will remain closed for approximately four months to replace three deteriorated drainage pipes. Drivers are encouraged to use the recommended detour of Route 2 (Tidewater Trail) and Route 17 (Mills Drive).

Route 609 (Jim Morris Road)
(New) Monday – Thursday, 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. Expect alternating, one-way traffic on Route 609 (Jim Morris Road) between Route 17 (Mills Drive) and Wheatland Woods Drive for pipe work. Access to driveways will be maintained for residents who live in this section of Jim Morris Road. Flaggers will direct traffic through the work zone. Expect brief delays.

Route 610 (Elys Ford Road)
(New) Tuesday ˗˗ Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 3 p.m. Expect alternating, one-way traffic on Route 610 (Elys Ford Road) from Spotswood Furnace Road to Rt. 3 (Plank Road) for utility/permit work. Flaggers will direct drivers through the work zone. Expect brief delays.

Gardenia Drive
(Update) Tuesday – Friday, 9 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. Expect alternating, one-way traffic on Gardenia Drive between Daisey Lane and Lily Lane. Access to driveways will be maintained for residents who live in this section of Gardenia Drive. Flaggers will direct traffic through the work zone. Expect brief delays.

Routine Maintenance
Tuesday − Friday, 6 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. Stay alert for mobile lane closures. Crews will perform routine maintenance activities at the following locations:

Route 612 (Stubbs Bridge Road) – pothole patching
Route 614 (Dickerson Road) – pothole patching
Route 719 (Belmont Road) – pothole patching

Caroline County Work Zones

Route 301
(New) Tuesday – Friday, 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. Expect alternating, single lane closures on Route 301 near Route 1204 (Courthouse Lane) for guardrail repairs. Flaggers will direct drivers through the work zone. Expect brief delays.

Routine Maintenance
Tuesday − Friday, 6 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. Stay alert for mobile lane closures. Crews will perform routine maintenance activities at the following locations:

Route 2 (Fredericksburg Turnpike) – debris pickup
Route 301 (Richmond Turnpike) – debris pickup
Route 619 (Milford Street) – debris pickup
Route 625 (Passing Road) – pothole patching
Route 647 (Reedy Mill Road) – pothole patching
Route 656 (Colemans Mill Road) – litter and debris pickup
Route 683 (CCC Road) – debris pickup
Route 687 (Jerusalem Road) – pothole patching
Route 721 (Newtown Road) – pothole patching

Essex County Work Zone

Route 17
(New) Tuesday – Friday, 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. Expect alternating, single lane closures on Route 17 near Dangerfield Road for guardrail repairs. Flaggers will direct drivers through the work zone. Expect brief delays.

Gloucester County Work Zones

Route 3/Route 14
(New) Tuesday – Friday, 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. Expect alternating, single lane closures on Route 3/Route 14 near Route 661 (Totuskey Church Road) for guardrail repairs. Flaggers will direct drivers through the work zone. Expect brief delays.

Route 17 (George Washington Memorial Highway)
(Update) Monday – Friday, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. Expect a single, left lane to be closed on Route 17 southbound near the following locations as Dominion Energy is replacing electric poles near the highway. Expect brief delays near the work zones.
· Ernest Lane to Mid Country Drive
· Clifton Avenue to Providence Road
· Margaret Drive to Hudgins Road
Route 33
(New) Thursday, 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. Expect alternating, single lane closures on Route 33 to allow crews to take soil samples. Expect brief delays near the work zone.

King and Queen County Work Zone

Route 14
(New) Tuesday – Friday, 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. Expect alternating, single lane closures on Route 14 near Darnell Road for guardrail repairs. Flaggers will direct drivers through the work zone. Expect brief delays.

Lancaster County Work Zone

Route 3 (Main Street) at Claybrook Avenue
Tuesday – Wednesday, 7 p.m. – 5 a.m. Expect alternating, single lane closures on Route 3 (Main Street) from Claybrook Avenue to Brent Street for roadway improvements. Expect brief, overnight delays.

Route 200 (Irvington Road)
(Update) Tuesday – Friday, 7 p.m. – 5 a.m. Expect alternating, single lane closures on Route 200 (Irvington Road) northbound and southbound from Second Avenue to Main Street, Black Stump Road to White Pine Drive, and near School Street for roadway improvements. Expect brief, overnight delays.

Lancaster County/Middlesex County Work Zone

Route 3 and Robert O. Norris Bridge
Temporary traffic signals are installed at the center spans of the Norris Bridge on Route 3 between Lancaster and Middlesex counties. Two temporary signals control one-way, alternating traffic at the bridge’s center spans 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Crews are using the closed lane to paint the center spans of the bridge over the Rappahannock River. The signals will remain in place until the end of the painting project in June 2018.
Northumberland County Work Zone

Route 360 (Northumberland Highway)
(New) Tuesday – Friday, 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. Expect alternating, single lane closures on Route 360 (Northumberland Highway) near Route 612 (Forrest Landing Road) for guardrail repairs. Flaggers will direct drivers through the work zone. Expect brief delays.

Richmond County Work Zone

Route 3 (Historyland Highway) at Richmond Hill Road
(New) Tuesday – Friday, 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. Expect alternating, single lane closures on Route 3 (Historyland Highway) near Route 620 (Richmond Hill Road) for guardrail repairs. Flaggers will direct drivers through the work zone. Expect brief delays.

Route 3 at Route 608 (Farnham Creek Road)
Tueday-Friday, 7:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Route 3 will be reduced to a single lane just west of the intersection with Route 608 (Farnham Creek Road) for an emergency pipe rehabilitation project over Laton’s Swamp. One-way, alternating traffic will be directed through the work zone. Crews will be installing signs and mobilizing in the work zone. Expect brief delays. Project completion is May 29, 2018.

Highway Improvement Projects

The following projects are underway in the Fredericksburg District. For more information about a specific project visit the Fredericksburg District project page on www.VirginiaDOT.org.

City of Fredericksburg

· Interstate 95 at Route 3 (Exit 130)
http://www.virginiadot.org/projects/fredericksburg/interstate_95_safety_improvements_at_route_3_exit_130.asp

Stafford County

· I-95/Route 630 (Courthouse Road) Widening and Interchange Relocation
http://www.virginiadot.org/projects/fredericksburg/interstate_95-route_630_courthouse_road_interchange_relocation_and_route_630_widening.asp

· Route 610 Widening Project
This is a Stafford County project. Click here for details: https://staffordcountyva.gov/1559/Garrisonville-Road-Widening

Spotsylvania County

· Route 17 (Mills Drive) and Route 609 (Thornton Rolling Road and Jim Morris Road) Intersection Improvements

http://www.virginiadot.org/projects/fredericksburg/route_17_mills_drive_and_route_609_thornton_rolling_road_and_jim_morris_road_intersection_improvements.as

· Route 606 (Mudd Tavern Road) Interstate 95 Overpass Replacement and Road Improvements East of I-95
http://www.virginiadot.org/projects/fredericksburg/route_606_mudd_tavern_road_i-95_overpass_replacement_and_road_improvements_east_of_i-95.asp
· Route 1 and Route 620 (Harrison Road)
http://www.virginiadot.org/projects/fredericksburg/route_1_and_route_620_harrison_road_intersection_improvements.asp

Caroline County/King George County

· Route 301 at Rappahannock River
http://www.virginiadot.org/projects/fredericksburg/route_301_bridge_rehabilitation.asp

Gloucester County

· Route 662 (Allmondsville Road) Bridge Replacement
http://www.virginiadot.org/projects/fredericksburg/route_662_allmondsville_road_bridge_replacement_project_over_fox_creek.asp

Lancaster County/Middlesex County

· Robert O. Norris Bridge Painting Project
http://www.virginiadot.org/projects/fredericksburg/route_3_at_robert_o._norris_bridge_painting_project.asp

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