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FRED-39624

April 3, 2009



Hot Spots for the Fredericksburg Region
April 5 – April 11, 2009

Stafford County

 

§          Interstate 95

Monday – Friday , 10 a.m. – 4:30 a.m; one lane will be closed to traffic on I-95 North at Exit 133 (Rte. 17 Falmouth).  Crews will be repairing the I-95 bridge.  This is an 18 hour lane closure each day.  All lanes will be open each day for the morning rush hour.

 

§          Route 17 @ I-95

Sunday - Thursday, 8 p.m. – 4:30 a.m.; motorists will be restricted to one lane on Rt. 17 north at the I-95 interchange.  Crews are repairing the structural beams on the I-95 bridge over Rt. 17.  Expect brief delays.

 

§          Route 3

Monday – Thursday, 7 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.; crews will be spraying herbicide at various locations along the shoulder on Rt. 3 between the Chatham bridge and the King George C.L. This is a mobile operation and one lane will be closed in the work zone.

 

§          Route 17

Monday – Thursday, 7 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.; crews will be spraying herbicide at various locations along the shoulder  on Rt. 17 between Rt. 1 at Falmouth and the Fauquier C.L.. This is a mobile operation and one lane will be closed in the work zone.

 

 

Spotsylvania County

 

§          Harrison Road/Kingswood Blvd./Beauclaire Blvd.

Monday – Tuesday,  9 a.m. – 3 p.m.; Motorists traveling on or in the vicinity of  Harrison Road, Kingswood Blvd. and Beauclaire Blvd. should expect delays for a milling operation.   Motorists will be restricted to one lane.  Flaggers will direct motorists through the work zone.  This work is in connection with the final stages of a Spotsylvania County Bond Program.

 

§          Route 208

Monday - Thursday, 7 a.m.  – 4:30 p. m.; crews will be spraying herbicide at various locations along the shoulder on both sides of  Rt. 208 between the Fredericksburg City limits and the Louisa C.L. This is a mobile operation and one lane will be closed in the work zone.

 

 

§          Tree Removal Operation

Friday, 7 a.m. – 5 p.m.; motorists should be alert to crews removing trees along the right of way at various locations throughout the county.  This is a mobile operation and one lane will be closed in the work zone.

 

 

·          Route 639 (Bragg Road/Fall Hill Avenue -Ongoing Construction Project

Motorists should be alert to construction crews and equipment working along the shoulder along Bragg Road/Fall Hill Avenue.  This is in connection with the project to Bragg Road/Fall Hill Avenue from two to four lanes between Rt. 3 and the entrance to Central Park. The estimated completion date for this project is summer 2011.

 

·          Route 608 bridge over I-95 – Ongoing Construction Project

Construction continues on the Rt. 608 bridge over I-95.  Motorists should be alert to construction crews and equipment and changes in traffic patterns in this area.

 

King George County

 

·          Route 301

Monday –  Friday, 7 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.; crews will be spraying herbicide at various locations along the shoulder on Route 301 between the King George C.L and the Maryland  State line. This is a mobile operation and one lane will be closed in the work zone.

 

·          Harry Nice Memorial Bridge (Route 301)

Monday – Thursday, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.; motorists will be restricted to one lane on the bridge.  Trucks greater than

11 ft. wide will not be allowed to cross the bridge during work hours.  For more information call 301-259-4444.

 

 

 

Caroline County

 

·          Interstate 95

Monday –  Friday, 7a.m. – 5 p.m.; motorists should be alert to crews removing trees off  the shoulder on I-95 north and south between the Spotsylvania C.L.  to Exit 110 (Rt. 639/Ladysmith).  This is a mobile operation .  All travel lanes will be open.

 

 

 



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