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Darragh Frye 540-899-4119
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FRED-120076

Oct. 10, 2017



GARDENIA DRIVE WILL CLOSE NEXT WEEK IN SPOTSYLVANIA
Drainage pipe replacement will be underway between Daisey Lane and Lily Lane beginning Monday, Oct. 16

FREDERICKSBURG – The Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) will close Gardenia Drive between Daisey Lane and Lily Lane in Spotsylvania County for a drainage pipe replacement project.

Gardenia Drive will be closed to through traffic around 8 a.m. on Monday, Oct. 16 for approximately six weeks, while construction is underway.

Access to driveways will be maintained for residents who live in this section of Gardenia Drive.

Crews will remove deteriorated corrugated metal pipes from underneath the road and new concrete pipes and endwalls will be installed.

Weather permitting, work is expected to be complete and the road will reopen to traffic on Monday, Nov. 20.

Message boards will be posted this week to alert motorists to the upcoming work.

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