Kelly Hannon 540-374-3344
LaTina W. Bundy 540-899-4560
June 9, 2016
UPDATE: NORRIS BRIDGE WORK CANCELLED TONIGHT
Overnight repairs to the bridge will resume Monday, June 13 and Tuesday, June 14
FREDERICKSBURG – Planned bridge work on the Robert O. Norris Bridge over the Rappahannock River has been cancelled for tonight.
Overnight repairs to the bridge’s travel surface are now scheduled for Monday, June 13 and Tuesday, June 14. Route 3 traffic will be reduced to one lane on the bridge from 7 p.m. to 6 a.m. on these evenings.
Crews will continue to remove temporary asphalt patches on the bridge’s travel surface and replace them with concrete.
Motorists will be guided through the work zone by a flagging crew and pilot vehicle. The contractor has been directed to allow motorists to be delayed no more than approximately 20 minutes during the work zone.
The Norris Bridge crosses the Rappahannock River between Lancaster and Middlesex counties.
Message boards are posted on routes leading to the bridge in Middlesex and Lancaster counties to notify motorists of the overnight lane closures.
Real-time information on this bridge work zone and lane closures will be available on 511Virginia.
VDOT’s 14-county Fredericksburg District includes the counties of Caroline, King George, Spotsylvania and Stafford in the Fredericksburg area; Northumberland, Richmond, Lancaster and Westmoreland counties in the Northern Neck; Essex, Gloucester, King & Queen, King William, Mathews and Middlesex counties in the Middle Peninsula.
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