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FRED-120828

Oct. 30, 2017



EXPECT OVERNIGHT LANE CLOSURES AND FULL RAMP CLOSURE ON I-95 IN FREDERICKSBURG AREA
Motorists should anticipate double lane closures on I-95 northbound, southbound this week beginning tonight, Oct. 30 through Friday, Nov. 3

FREDERICKSBURG  –  Motorists should anticipate overnight delays, double lane closures and a full ramp closure on Interstate 95 northbound, southbound for multiple work zones in the Fredericksburg area.

The following lane closures are planned, weather permitting:

Interstate 95 Northbound

 

  • Potomac Creek Bridge (mile marker 137) Stafford County
    • Monday, 9 p.m. ˗˗ 4:30 a.m.
    • A single lane will close at 9 p.m. followed by a double lane closure at 10 p.m. at the Potomac Creek bridge. All lanes will reopen at 4:30 a.m. Tuesday.

 

    • Exit 130 (Route 3) Fredericksburg
      • Monday, 9 p.m. ˗˗ 4:30 a.m.
      • Expect a single, right lane to be closed on I-95 northbound near the Exit 130 interchange to allow crews to install borings for future pole foundations. The work is for the I-95 safety improvement project at the interchange. Expect brief delays.
      • Tuesday ˗˗ Friday, 12 a.m. ˗˗ 3 a.m. FULL RAMP CLOSURE
      • The ramp carrying traffic from westbound Route 3 to I-95 northbound will be closed to allow crews to work safely. Westbound traffic will be detoured to make a U-turn at Carl D. Silver Parkway to eastbound Route 3 and directed to I-95 northbound using the other ramp. The ramp will reopen at 3 a.m. each morning and the detour will be lifted.
      • Wednesday ˗˗ Thursday, 9:30 a.m. ˗˗ 3:30 p.m.
      • Expect a single, right lane to be closed on I-95 northbound near the Exit 130 interchange for construction activities.
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    • Ni River Bridge (mile marker 121) Spotsylvania County
      • Monday and Thursday, 9 p.m. ˗˗ 4:30 a.m.
        • A single lane will close at 9 p.m. at the Ni River bridge followed by a double lane closure at 10 p.m.. All lanes will reopen at 4: 30 a.m. the following morning as crews continue a bridge improvement project. The Ni River bridge is located at mile marker 121, just south of Exit 126/Massaponax.

 

  • Exit 118 (Route 606/Mudd Tavern Road) Spotsylvania County
    • Tuesday – Wednesday, 9 a.m. ˗˗ 2:30 p.m.
      • A single lane will close near the Exit 118 interchange for construction activities.
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Interstate 95 Southbound

 

  • Potomac Creek Bridge (mile marker 137) Stafford County
    • Tuesday, 9 p.m. ˗˗ 4:30 a.m.
      • A single lane will close at 9 p.m. followed by a double lane closure at 10 p.m. at the Potomac Creek bridge for a bridge rehabilitation project. The bridge is located at mile marker 137, just before Exit 136 (Centreport Parkway). Double lane closures will end at 6 a.m. Wednesday. A single lane will remain closed until 9 a.m. Wednesday.
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  • Exit 130 (Route 3) Fredericksburg
    • Monday, 9 p.m. ˗˗ 10 a.m.
      • Expect a single, right lane to be closed on I-95 southbound near the Exit 130 interchange to allow crews to install borings for future pole foundations. Expect brief delays.

 

  • Ni River Bridge (mile marker 121) Spotsylvania County
    • Monday ˗˗ Friday, 9 p.m. ˗˗ 4:30 a.m.
      • A single lane will close at 9 p.m. at the Ni River bridge followed by a double lane closure at 10 p.m. All lanes will reopen at 4:30 a.m. the following morning for the bridge improvement project.

 

Overhead message boards will warn travelers to stay alert for the work zones ahead and possible delays.

511Virginia

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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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