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CONTACT:
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Kelly Hannon 540-374-3344
Kelly.Hannon@VDOT.Virginia.Gov

FRED-58635

June 29, 2012



REMINDER: ROUTE 208 BRIDGE TO CLOSE OVERNIGHT ON MONDAY, JULY 2
All traffic will be detoured around the bridge at Lake Anna on the evening of July 2

FREDERICKSBURGThe Route 208 bridge over Lake Anna in Louisa and Spotsylvania counties will be closed to all traffic overnight on Monday, July 2, so concrete can be poured for a new bridge deck.

 

Traffic will be detoured around the bridge. The bridge will be closed to traffic between 7 p.m. on Monday, July 2, and 5 a.m. on Tuesday, July 3.

 

Detour signs will be posted along the route to guide motorists. The detour route is approximately 12.5 miles. Motorists can expect the detour to add an additional 16 minutes to their trip.

 

Signs will be posted along the following detour routes:

 

Eastbound

  • Route 522 (Zachary Taylor Highway) to Route 719 (Belmont Road/Days Bridge Road) to Route 612 (Stubbs Bridge Road) to Route 601 (Lawyers Road) to Route 208

 

Westbound

  • Route 601 (Lawyers Road) to Route 612 (Stubbs Bridge Road) to Route 719 (Belmont Road/Days Bridge Road) to Route 522 (Zachary Taylor Highway) to Route 208

 

Real-time listings of travel times, work zones, and traffic incidents in Virginia are available on VDOT’s 24-hour traffic information website, www.511Virginia.org. Motorists can also access 511Virginia by calling 511 from any telephone in Virginia.

 

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