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VDOT Hot Spots in the Fredericksburg Region March 12 – 18

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

VDOT hot spots in Fredericksburg, Stafford, Spotsylvania, Caroline, and King George for March 12 – 18, 2017.

City of Fredericksburg
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.

Mary Washington Boulevard
Monday − Thursday, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. and Friday, 9 a.m. – noon. Motorists should expect intermittent lane closures between Hospital Drive and Sam Perry Boulevard as part of the Fall Hill Avenue widening project. Motorists should stay alert for ongoing work in the median with crews working to install new curb and paving.

Stafford County
Interstate 95 Exit 133 (Route 17)
(New) Monday ˗˗ Tuesday, 9 p.m. ˗˗ 5 a.m. Motorists should stay alert to crews working on the I-95 Northbound exit ramp to Route 17, Exit 133 (Falmouth). Crews will be taking soil borings as part of the I-95 Collector Distributor Lanes and Rappahannock River Crossing project.

Route 1
(New) Tuesday ˗˗ Wednesday, 7 p.m. ˗˗ 5 a.m. Crews will remove jersey barriers, eradicate temporary striping and restore original striping on Route 1 near Coachman Circle. Crews will remove the temporary work zone installed as part of construction of the new Aquia Hilton Extended Stay Hotel Home2Suites. Crews will open the continuous center lane for left turns onto Coachman Circle. Motorists should anticipate single lane closures on southbound Route 1 overnight between the two entrances to Coachman Circle.

Route 610 (Garrisonville Road) at Onville Road
(New) Friday, 8 p.m. – 7 a.m. Double lane closures on Garrisonville Road, eastbound and westbound, for paving and final construction activities at the Onville Road intersection. Lane closures will be mobile, and the traffic pattern will shift as work progresses.

Route 610
(Update) Sunday ˗˗ Thursday, 9 p.m. ˗˗ 6 a.m. Motorists can expect alternating single lane closures overnight on Route 610 (Garrisonville Road) from Shenandoah Lane to Travis Lane. Crews will be conducting pipe work to install a new drainage system. This work is in regards to the Stafford County widening of Garrisonville Road.

Route 648
(New) Monday ˗˗ Friday, 9:30 a.m. ˗˗ 3:30 p.m. Expect alternating lane closures on Route 648 (Shelton Shop Road) from Burhead Lane to Route 628 (Winding Creek Road) for utility and permit work. There will be flaggers to direct motorists through the work zone. Motorists should anticipate for brief delays.

Chatham Bridge
(Update) Sunday ˗˗ Thursday, 9 p.m. ˗˗ 6 a.m. Traffic will be reduced to one eastbound lane on the Chatham Bridge over the Rappahannock River. Crews will continue to work to improve sidewalks and railings on the bridge between Stafford County and the city of Fredericksburg. Pedestrian access may be restricted to one side of the bridge overnights when crews are working.

Routine Maintenance
Monday − 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 1 (Jefferson Davis Highway) near Telegraph Road ˗˗ ditch cleaning
· Route 3 (Kings Highway) near Hollywood Farm Road and Cassion Road ˗˗ brush removal, shoulder repairs
· Route 607 (Cool Springs Road) ˗˗ pothole patching
· Route 616 (Poplar Road) ˗˗ maintenance work
· Route 627 (Mountain View Road) ˗˗ ditch cleaning
· Route 628 (American Legion Road) ˗˗ shoulder repairs
· Route 642 (Barrett Heights Road) ˗˗ shoulder repairs, ditch cleaning
· Route 1527 (Martin Street) ˗˗ shoulder repairs

Spotsylvania County
Route 618
(New) Wednesday ˗˗ Friday, 7 a.m. ˗˗ 7 p.m. Drivers should expect delays on Route 618 (River Road) between Route 3 (Plank Road) and Route 639 (Bragg Road) for pavement repair. Flaggers and a pilot truck will direct motorists through the work zone, one lane at a time.

Routine Maintenance
Monday − 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 1 (Jefferson Davis Highway) near Mill Drive ˗˗ vegetation control
· Route 208 (Courthouse Road) ˗˗ ditch cleaning
· Route 610 (Elys Ford Road) ˗˗ debris pickup
· Route 610 (Old Plank Road) ˗˗ debris pickup
· Route 612 (Monrovia Road) ˗˗ pothole patching
· Route 613 (Brock Road) ˗˗ debris pickup
· Route 618 (River Road) ˗˗ debris pickup
· Route 652 (Belmont Road) ˗˗ pothole patching
· Route 655 (Ridge Road) ˗˗ pothole patching
· Route 680 (Granite Springs Road) ˗˗ pothole patching
· Route 719 (Days Bridge Road) ˗˗ pothole patching
· Route 762 (White Shop Lane) ˗˗ maintenance work

Caroline County
Routine Maintenance
Monday − 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) ˗˗ maintenance work
· Route 600 (Frog Level Road) ˗˗ pothole patching
· Route 605 (Paige Road) ˗˗ pothole patching
· Route 619 (Milford Street) ˗˗ ditch cleaning
· Route 622 (Durrett Road) near Route 1 – ditch cleaning operations
· Route 627 (Mattaponi Trail Road) ˗˗ maintenance work
· Route 648 (Sunshine Road) – ditch cleaning operations

King George County
None this week.

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