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Sept. 29, 2017



EXPECT BRIEF DELAYS NEXT WEEK NEAR DOWNING BRIDGE FOR PAVING
Motorists will encounter alternating, single lane closures on eastbound Route 360 from the bridge to Newland Road

FREDERICKSBURG – Motorists should anticipate brief delays and lane closures next week near the Downing Bridge for a paving operation on eastbound Route 360 in Richmond County.

Beginning Tuesday, Oct. 3, crews will begin paving eastbound Route 360 from a quarter˗˗mile north of the Downing Bridge to Newland Road.

Weather permitting, alternating, single lane closures are scheduled from Tuesday, Oct. 3 through Friday, Oct. 6 from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.

There will be no lane closures on the Downing Bridge, which crosses the Rappahannock River.

The bridge is located between Essex and Richmond counties.

Motorists are encouraged to allow extra travel time with the work zone.

A message board will be posted on the Richmond County side of the bridge approach to notify travelers about the upcoming work zone.

511Virginia

Motorists can find real-time information on lane closures, work zones, traffic and other incidents on 511Virginia.

Download the free mobile 511Virginia app for Apple and Android devices to stay connected, or visit www.511Virginia.org. Motorists also can reach 511Virginia by calling 511 from any phone in Virginia.

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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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