Road Work In The Area This Week

(Stafford)- VDOT HOT SPOTS IN THE FREDERICKSBURG DISTRICT
Dec. 3 – Dec. 9, 2017

All work has been scheduled weather permitting. Real-time information on work zones and lane closures is available on 511Virginia.

Interstate 95 Exit 130/Route 3/Fredericksburg Interchange Improvement Project

Construction is underway to improve safety on Interstate 95 and Route 3 at the Exit 130 interchange in Fredericksburg. Motorists should be prepared for the following lane closures, construction activity, and temporary traffic shifts on Route 3, I-95 at Exit 130 and/or Central Park shopping area.

Exit 130B Off-Ramp
(New) Wednesday ˗˗ Thursday, 9 p.m. ˗˗ 10 a.m. The new traffic pattern for Exit 130B will go into effect overnight and the new traffic signal will be activated. All I-95 southbound traffic exiting Route 3 westbound will use the new ramp with triple right lanes, controlled by the new signal. Expect mobile, alternating lane closures and brief delays at the interchange as crews shift traffic to the new ramp.

Monday ˗˗ Thursday, 9 p.m. ˗˗ 1 p.m. and 9 p.m. Thursday ˗˗ 6 a.m. Friday The Exit 130 off-ramp will be reduced to a single lane from I-95 southbound to Route 3 westbound at Carl D. Silver Parkway. All lanes will reopen at 1 p.m. the following day except on Friday, when all lanes will reopen at 6 a.m. Expect brief delays at the interchange.

I-95 Southbound at Exit 130
(Update) Monday ˗˗ Thursday, 9 p.m. ˗˗ 10 a.m. and 9 p.m. Thursday ˗˗ 6 a.m. Friday, A single, right lane on I-95 southbound will be closed near the Exit 130/Route 3 interchange for construction activities related to the project. All lanes will reopen at 10 a.m. the following morning except on Friday at 6 a.m. Expect overnight delays near the interchange.

Route 3 Eastbound
(Update) Monday ˗˗ Friday, 9 a.m. ˗˗ 2 p.m. A single, right lane will be closed on Route 3 eastbound near the interchange.

Route 3 Westbound
(New) Monday, 10 a.m. ˗˗ 11 a.m. Expect alternating, mobile lane closures on Route 3 westbound to allow crews to remove the bags from the new traffic signal. The signal will then be placed in flash mode before going into full operational mode on Wednesday evening.

Interstate 95 Bridge Rehabilitation Project

Work is underway to improve the deck and substructure on several bridges located on I-95 in Stafford and Spotsylvania.

Stafford County: I-95 Bridge over Aquia Creek at mile marker 145
The I-95 bridges over Aquia Creek are located just after Exit 143 (Route 610/Garrisonville) at mile marker 145.

• I-95 Northbound: Monday – Tuesday, 9:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
 Expect alternating, single lane closures.

• I-95 Southbound: Tuesday – Friday, 9 p.m. – 9:30 a.m.
 9 p.m. – one lane closed
 10 p.m. – 4:30 a.m. – two lanes closed
 4:30 a.m. ˗˗ 9:30 a.m. A single lane will remain closed until 10 a.m. the following morning except on Friday when all lanes will reopen at
6 a.m.

Stafford County: I-95 Bridge over Potomac Creek at mile marker 137
The I-95 bridges over Potomac Creek are located just before Exit 136 (Centreport Parkway) at mile marker 137.
• ¬ I-95 Southbound: Monday – Friday, 9 p.m. ˗˗ 10 a.m.
 9 p.m. – one lane closed
 ¬10 p.m. – 4:30 a.m. – two lanes closed
 4:30 a.m. ˗˗ 10 a.m. A single lane will remain closed until 10 a.m. the following morning

• ¬ I-95 Northbound: Wednesday – Thursday, 9:30 a.m. ˗˗ 3:30 p.m.
 Single right lane closed.

Spotsylvania County: I-95 Bridge over Ni River at mile marker 121
The I-95 bridges over the Ni River are located just south of Exit 126/Massaponax at mile marker 121.
 ¬ I-95 Northbound: Monday –Thursday, 9 p.m. ˗˗ 4:30 a.m.
 9 p.m. – one lane closed
 10 p.m. – 4:30 a.m. – two lanes closed
 All lanes re-open by 4:30 a.m. the following morning

• ¬ I-95 Southbound: Monday –Thursday, 9 p.m. ˗˗ 10 a.m.
 9 p.m. – one lane closed
 10 p.m. – 4:30 a.m. – two lanes closed
 4:30 a.m. ˗˗ 10 a.m. A single lane will remain closed until 10 a.m. the following morning. ¬

Interstate 95 at Exit 118/Mudd Tavern Road Widening and Bridge Replacement Project

Crews are working to improve the interchange on Interstate 95 at Exit 118 (Mudd Tavern Road). The project will build a new I-95 overpass and improve on and off-ramps on Mudd Tavern Road, improve Mudd Tavern Road east of I-95, and Mallard Road.

Interstate 95 Southbound Off-Ramp
(Update) Monday – Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. The Exit 118 off-ramp which carries traffic from I-95 southbound to Mudd Tavern Road will be reduced to a single lane for storm sewer installation. Drivers should be alert to construction crews and equipment working in the right lane and right shoulder of the ramp. Expect brief delays at the interchange.

Interstate 95 Southbound at Exit 118
Monday – Wednesday, 9:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. A single, left lane on I-95 southbound will be closed at the interchange for construction activities. Expect brief delays.

Interstate 95 Northbound at Exit 118
Monday – Wednesday, 9:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. A single, left lane on I-95 northbound will be closed at the interchange for construction activities. Expect brief delays.

Route 606 (Mudd Tavern Road)
(Update) Tuesday – Thursday, 9 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. Expect alternating, one-way traffic on Mudd Tavern Road near the Exit 118 interchange for storm sewer installation. Flaggers will direct drivers through the work zone. Expect brief delays.

Stafford County Work Zones

Interstate 95 Northbound at Exit 143 (Route 610/Garrisonville)
(New) Tuesday, 9 p.m. – 2 a.m. The right and center lanes will be closed on I-95 northbound near Exit 143 (Route 610/Garrisonville) to allow crews to repair the overhead signs. Expect brief delays.

Route 3 Westbound Business
Monday ˗˗ Friday, 9 a.m. ˗˗ 4 p.m. Expect a single lane closure on Route 3 westbound near the flyover to Blue Gray Parkway for guardrail repair. Flaggers will direct drivers in the workzone Expect brief delays near the work zone.

Route 218 (Butler Road)
(New) Monday – Tuesday, 9 p.m. – 5 a.m. Expect mobile, alternating lane closures on Route 218 (Butler Road) near Chatham Heights Road for traffic engineering work. Expect brief delays.

Route 628 (Eskimo Hill Bridge)
(Update) Monday ˗˗ Tuesday, 7 a.m. ˗˗ 5 p.m. Expect alternating, one way traffic on Eskimo Hill Road at the bridge over CSX railroad tracks for bridge repairs. Flaggers will direct drivers through the work zone, which is near Montague Loop. Expect brief, overnight delays.

Route 630 (Courthouse Road)
(New) Wednesday ˗˗ Thursday, 7 p.m. ˗˗ 5 a.m. Expect alternating, one-way traffic on Courthouse Road from Route 1 to Wyche Road for utility work. This is a Stafford County project to improve service at the Red Oak Drive intersection.

Monday ˗˗ Thursday, 8:30 a.m. ˗˗ 2 p.m., and Friday, 8:30 a.m. ˗˗ 12 p.m. Expect alternating, one-way traffic on Courthouse Road between Cedar Lane and Monument Drive for clearing/trimming trees, installing concrete barrier and pipe work as part of the widening project. Flaggers will direct drivers through the work zone. Expect brief delays.

Route 1389 (Ridge Pointe Lane)
Monday ˗˗ Friday, 9 a.m. ˗˗ 4 p.m. Expect alternating, one-way traffic on Ridge Pointe Lane near Deacon Road for guardrail repair. Flaggers will direct drivers through the work zone. Expect brief delays near the work zone.

Routine Maintenance
Monday − Friday, 6 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. Stay alert for mobile lane closures. Crews will perform routine maintenance activities at the following locations:

• Route 3 (Kings Highway) – shoulder repair and ditch cleaning – alternating single lane closure
• Route 607 (Cool Spring Road) ˗˗ pothole patching – alternating single lane closure
• Route 627 (Mountain View Road) – shoulder repair
• Route 2171 (Brookmill Road) – ditch cleaning

Spotsylvania County Work Zones

Route 1 at Mudd Tavern Road
(New) Monday ˗˗ Friday, 9 a.m. ˗˗ 5 p.m. and Monday ˗˗ Tuesday, 9 p.m. ˗˗ 5 a.m. Expect single, alternating lane closures on Route 1 near Mudd Tavern Road for traffic engineering work. Expect brief delays.

Routine Maintenance
Monday − Friday, 6 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. Stay alert for mobile lane closures. Crews will perform routine maintenance activities at the following locations:

• Route 3 (Plank Road) – ditch cleaning – alternating single lane closure
• Route 608 (Robert E. Lee Drive) – ditch cleaning
• Route 699 (French Acors Road) – ditch cleaning
• Route 738 (Partlow Road) – ditch cleaning

Caroline County Work Zones

Route 17 (Tidewater Trail)
(Update) Tuesday ˗˗ Friday, 9 a.m. ˗˗ 4 p.m. Expect alternating, single lane closures on Tidewater Trail near Snowden Road for guardrail repair. Flaggers will direct drivers through the work zone. Expect brief delays.

Routine Maintenance
Monday − Friday, 6 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. Stay alert for mobile lane closures. Crews will perform routine maintenance activities at the following locations:

• Route 17 (Tidewater Trail) – routine maintenance – alternating single lane closure
• Route 30 (Dawn Road) – shoulder repair
• Route 625 (Passing Lane) – routine maintenance – alternating single lane closure
• Route 643 (File Road) – routine maintenance – alternating single lane closure
• Route 721 (Sparta Road) – routine maintenance – alternating single lane closure
• Route 654 (Burkes Bridge Road) – routine maintenance
• Route 619 (Milford Street) – routine maintenance – alternating single lane closure
• Route 658 (Jericho Road) – shoulder repair

Caroline County/King George County Work Zone

Route 301 at Rappahannock River (James Madison Bridge)
(Update) Monday ˗˗ Friday, 7 a.m. ˗˗ 7 p.m. Traffic will be reduced to a single lane on Route 301 northbound and southbound from near the James Madison Bridge over the Rappahannock River for the bridge rehabilitation project. Expect brief delays on the bridge and at the bridge approaches.

King George County Work Zone

Route 218 (Windsor Drive)
(New) Friday, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. Expect alternating, one-way traffic on Route 218 (Windsor Drive) near Drift Woods Drive to allow crews to inspect the bridge over the Upper Machodoc Creek. Flaggers will direct traffic. Expect brief delays near the bridge approaches.

King and Queen County Work Zone

Route 605 (Plain View Lane)
(Update) Tuesday ˗˗ Friday, 9 a.m. ˗˗ 4 p.m. Expect alternating, single lane closures on Route 605 (Plain View Lane) near Bellevue Lane for guardrail repair. Expect brief delays.

King William County Work Zones

Route 33
(New) Monday ˗˗ Friday, 9 a.m. ˗˗ 5 p.m. Expect single, alternating lane closures on Route 33 near the New Kent County line for traffic engineering work. Expect brief delays.

Route 360
(Update) Tuesday ˗˗ Friday, 9 a.m. ˗˗ 4 p.m. Expect alternating, single lane closures on Route 360 eastbound near Mount Pleasants Road and at the Moncuin Creek Bridge for guardrail repair. Expect brief delays.

Lancaster County/Middlesex County Work Zone

Route 3 and Robert O. Norris Bridge
Temporary traffic signals are installed at the center spans of the Norris Bridge on Route 3 between Lancaster and Middlesex counties. Two temporary signals control one-way, alternating traffic at the bridge’s center spans 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Crews are using the closed lane to paint the center spans of the bridge over the Rappahannock River. The signals will remain in place until the end of the painting project in June 2018.

Middlesex County Work Zone

Route 17 (Tidewater Trail)
(New) Sunday ˗˗ Friday, 9 p.m. ˗˗ 5 a.m. Expect a single left lane to be closed on southbound Route 17 near Lovers Retreat Lane for sign repairs. Expect brief delays.

Highway Improvement Projects

The following projects are underway in the Fredericksburg District. For more information about a specific project visit the Fredericksburg District project page on www.VirginiaDOT.org.

City of Fredericksburg

• Interstate 95 at Route 3 (Exit 130)
http://www.virginiadot.org/projects/fredericksburg/interstate_95_safety_improvements_at_route_3_exit_130.asp

Stafford County

• I-95/Route 630 (Courthouse Road) Widening and Interchange Relocation
http://www.virginiadot.org/projects/fredericksburg/interstate_95-route_630_courthouse_road_interchange_relocation_and_route_630_widening.asp

• Route 610 Widening Project
This is a Stafford County project. Details can be found: https://staffordcountyva.gov/1559/Garrisonville-Road-Widening

Spotsylvania County

• Route 606 (Mudd Tavern Road) Interstate 95 Overpass Replacement and Road Improvements East of I-95
http://www.virginiadot.org/projects/fredericksburg/route_606_mudd_tavern_road_i-95_overpass_replacement_and_road_improvements_east_of_i-95.asp
• Route 1 and Route 620 (Harrison Road)
http://www.virginiadot.org/projects/fredericksburg/route_1_and_route_620_harrison_road_intersection_improvements.asp

Caroline County/King George County

• Route 301 at Rappahannock River
http://www.virginiadot.org/projects/fredericksburg/route_301_bridge_rehabilitation.asp

Gloucester County

• Route 662 (Allmondsville Road) Bridge Replacement
http://www.virginiadot.org/projects/fredericksburg/route_662_allmondsville_road_bridge_replacement_project_over_fox_creek.asp

Lancaster County/Middlesex County

• Robert. O. Norris Bridge Painting Project
http://www.virginiadot.org/projects/fredericksburg/route_3_at_robert_o._norris_bridge_painting_project.asp