Lou Hatter 540-829-7537
June 8, 2010
RT. 655 BRIDGE IN ORANGE CO. TO CLOSE ON JUNE 14
Beaver Run structure replacement will take four days
CULPEPER – The bridge over Beaver Run on Route 655 (Blue Run Road) in Orange County will close at 8 a.m. on Monday, June 14 so the Virginia Department of Transportation can replace the structure. Route 655 will be closed to through traffic from Route 644 to Route 656; local traffic will be able to use the road on both sides of the bridge. Motorists should use Route 609 as an alternate route between Route 20 and Route 644. VDOT expects to be finish the work and reopen the bridge to traffic by 3 p.m. on Thursday, June 17.
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