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Darragh Frye 540-899-4119
Darragh.Frye@VDOT.Virginia.Gov

FRED-119400

Sept. 19, 2017



VDOT TO TEMPORARILY CLOSE A PORTION OF ROUTE 607 IN ESSEX COUNTY FOR CULVERT REPLACEMENT PROJECT
Route 607 will be closed to through traffic beginning Monday, Sept. 25 through Friday, Sept. 29

FREDERICKSBURG – Beginning at 9 a.m. on Monday, Sept. 25, Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) crews will begin work to replace the existing metal culvert located on Route 607 (Cheaney’s Bridge Road) in Essex County near the King and Queen County line.

The existing metal culvert will be replaced with a new concrete drainage culvert.

Route 607 (Cheaney’s Mill) will be closed to through traffic between Route 612 (Bestland Road) in Essex County and Route 617 (Providence Road) in King and Queen County. The road closure will begin near Jones Bridge Road.

Work is expected to be complete by 5 p.m. Friday, Sept. 29.

Motorists should use the most convenient alternate route while work is underway.

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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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