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Fredericksburg Region Traffic Alerts Oct. 9 – 14

From the Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT). File photo copyright Fredericksburg.Today

VDOT hot spots in Fredericksburg, Stafford, Spotsylvania, Caroline, and King George October 9 – 14 , 2016.

City of Fredericksburg
Interstate 95
Monday − Friday, 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Equipment is staged in the Rappahannock River near the I-95 bridges to collect geotechnical samples from the riverbed. Samples are being gathered for the I-95 Rappahannock River Crossing Southbound project, which is estimated to be under construction in 2018-2022. No lane closures or traffic impacts.

Mary Washington Boulevard
Monday − Friday, 7 a.m. – 5 p.m. Single lane closure in each direction between Route 1 and Sam Perry Boulevard for storm sewer installation, and construction of new curb and gutter.

Monday – Thursday, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m, and Friday, 9 a.m. – noon. Motorists should expect intermittent lane closures on Mary Washington Boulevard between Hospital Drive and Sam Perry Boulevard for construction activity. Flaggers will direct motorists through the work zone.

Fall Hill Avenue
Monday − Thursday, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. and Friday, 9 a.m. – noon. Motorists should expect intermittent lane closures on Fall Hill Avenue between Carl D. Silver Parkway and the Rappahannock Canal for construction activity. Flaggers will direct motorists through the work zone.

Princess Anne Street
Monday – Friday, 9 a.m. − 3 p.m. Paving work will continue on Princess Anne Street between Route 1 and Fauquier Street. This is a mobile work zone. Motorists may encounter single lane closures and brief detours in the work zone. Motorists should follow posted signs and direction from flagging crew. This project will be underway through mid-October. Additional work may occur outside the travel lanes on weekdays 7 a.m. – 7 p.m.

Stafford County
Interstate 95
(New) During the overnight hours on Tuesday and Wednesday, Columbia Gas crews will inspect gas lines located under the Route 610 overpass at I-95. The following lane closures will be in place on I-95 near
Exit 143 (Route 610/Garrisonville) during the inspection:
I-95 northbound – two lanes will be closed from 10 p.m. Tuesday until 4:30 a.m. Wednesday
I-95 southbound – two lanes will be closed from 10 p.m. Wednesday until 4:30 a.m. Thursday

Interstate 95
(New) Wednesday, 9:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. Crews will install concrete barriers along the shoulder of I-95 northbound and southbound between mile markers 141 and mile marker 144, located north and south of Exit 143 (Route 610/Garrisonville), for construction of the 95 Express Lanes Southern Terminus Extension.

Route 17 at I-95/Exit 133
(New) Wednesday – Friday, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. Alternating single lane closures on Route 17 eastbound and westbound at the I-95 interchange. Crews will inspect the I-95 overpasses at Route 17. Expect brief delays.

Route 17 Westbound
(New) Monday – Friday, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. A single lane will be closed on Route 17 westbound from Cardinal Forest Drive to Village Parkway for construction of a right turn lane at Village Parkway. This work is being performed under permit for a Sumner Retail development.

Route 633 (Arkendale Road)
(New) Monday – Tuesday and Thursday – Friday, 7 a.m. – 7 p.m. Motorists should be alert to a paving operation on Route 633 northbound from Route 605 (Brent Point Road) to Route 611 (Widewater Road). Expect brief delays in the work zone.

Route 610 (Garrisonville Road)
Sunday – Thursday, 7 a.m. – 7 p.m. and 8 p.m. – 5 a.m. One lane will be closed intermittently on Route 610 eastbound and westbound at Onville Road in this work zone from daylight to dusk, and again during overnight hours. Crews are placing sewer lines for the Route 610/Onville Road intersection improvement project.

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 611 (Widewater Road) – mowing
Route 635 (Decatur Road) – mowing
Route 637 (Telegraph Road) – mowing

Spotsylvania County
Route 721 (Grand Brooks Road)
(New) Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. – 7 p.m. Work is underway to hard surface Route 721 (Grand Brooks Road). Motorists will be restricted to one lane on Grand Brooks Road. Drivers should follow direction from the flagging crew. Crews are milling the existing road and reinforcing it with concrete. This process can generate dust, which crews will suppress with water. After the concrete stabilized roadway has set, crews will hard surface the road. Work will be underway through Oct. 31.

Spotsylvania Avenue at Mine Road
(Update) Sunday − Friday, 6:30 p.m. – 6 a.m. Milling and paving will take place at the Spotsylvania Avenue/Mine Road intersection. Motorists should expect brief delays and a rough driving surface. In addition, motorists should be alert to construction crews and equipment working along the median on Spotsylvania Avenue and in the vicinity of the Spotsylvania Avenue/Mine Road intersection. Expect lane closures and brief delays in this work zone Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Route 620 (Harrison Road)
Monday − Thursday, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. and Friday, 9 a.m. – noon. Motorists should expect intermittent flagging and single lane closures on Route 620 (Harrison Road). Motorists may periodically encounter brief delays in the overnight hours in this work zone. This work is in connection with the Route 1 and Harrison Road intersection improvement project.

Routine Maintenance
Tuesday − Friday, 6 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. Stay alert for mobile lane closures. Crews will perform routine maintenance activities in the following locations:
Route 3 (Plank Road) – mowing
Route 606 (Morris Road) − mowing
Route 608 (Robert E. Lee Drive) − mowing
Route 610 (Elys Ford Road) – mowing
Route 613 (Brock Road) − mowing
Route 616 (US Ford Road) − mowing
Route 618 (River Road) – patching
Route 621 (Orange Plank Road) – patching
Route 643 (Williams Lane) – ditching and pipe installation
Route 738 (Partlow Road) – mowing

Caroline County
Route 17
(New) Monday – Wednesday, 7 a.m. – 7 p.m. Motorists should be alert to a mobile line striping operation on Route 17 eastbound and westbound from just north of Route 301 to just south of Route 675 (Hazelwood Lane). Expect brief delays.

Routine Maintenance
Tuesday − Friday, 6 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. Stay alert for mobile lane closures. Crews will be performing routine maintenance activities in the following locations:
Route 1 (Jefferson Davis Highway) – shoulder work
Route 207 (West Broaddus) – mowing
Route 301 (Richmond Turnpike) – mowing
Route 608 (Lakewood Road) – mowing
Route 616 (Penny Lane) – patching
Route 627 (Mattaponi Trail Road) – mowing

Caroline County/King George County
Route 301 at Rappahannock River
(Update) Thursday, 6:30 a.m. – 6:30 p.m. Motorists should expect a single lane closure on Route 301 northbound and southbound at the bridge over the Rappahannock River for work related to the bridge rehabilitation project. Expect brief delays on the bridge and at the bridge approaches.

King George County
Route 3
(New) Monday – Tuesday, 7 a.m. – 7 p.m. Crews will install traffic signal loops under the pavement on Route 3 eastbound from just east of Lambs Creek Road to just east of Route 609 (Comorn Road). One lane will be closed in the work zone.

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