VDOT work scheduled for area

Published 6:28 pm Thursday, August 29, 2019

The Virginia Department of Transportation has issued a traffic alert for the Lynchburg District for the week of Sept. 2-9. Work in area counties includes:

Buckingham County:

• Route 20 – Long line painting will occur.

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• Route 678 over Rock Island Creek – Structure rehabilitation. Estimated completion mid-Sept.

• Andersonville AHQ – Crews will cut brush.

• Various – Crews will mow, work surfaces and respond to customer concerns.

Cumberland County:

• Various – Crews will work surfaces, mow and respond to customer concerns.

Prince Edward County:

• Route 622 (360-624) – Road closure starting Aug. 7 for bridge and approach work over NSRR. Detour via 622 to 360 to 360B/460E to 724 and 624 back to 622. Estimated completion September 2020.

• Route 652 (690 – 460) – Closed Sept. 9-Dec. 13 for bridge replacement. Detour via 460, 626 and back to 652.

• Various – Crew will respond to customer concerns, mow, clean ditches/pipe, install pipe and work surfaces and shoulders.

District-wide activities:

• Bridge maintenance – Crews will perform maintenance on bridges/other structures.

• Centerline rumble strips – Crews will install centerline rumble strips on various primary routes.

• Guardrail maintenance – Crews will perform maintenance on guardrails.

• Line painting/pavement marking – Crews will address work orders/requests.

• Surface work– Various surface schedules are underway across the district. Be aware of possible lane closures and delays. Check VA511 for updates.