2013 News Releases - Fredericksburg

Dec. 30, 2013
ROUTE 631 (NORWOOD ROAD) BRIDGE CLOSURE IN KING AND QUEEN COUNTY
Motorists will be detoured from Monday, Jan. 6 through Friday, Jan. 10 during repair work

Dec. 20, 2013
INTERMITTENT CLOSURES FOR UTILITY WORK AT FALMOUTH INTERSECTION FOR 2 HOURS ON SUNDAY, DEC. 29
Daytime closures required for worker safety

Dec. 13, 2013
ANDERSON MILL ROAD IN CAROLINE COUNTY CLOSED TO TRAFFIC
Fuel spill has closed Route 639 to vehicle traffic

Dec. 12, 2013
VDOT CREWS TO PRE-TREAT I-95 TOMORROW
Motorists may encounter minor delays as VDOT applies anti-icing solution in advance of possible inclement weather this weekend

Dec. 11, 2013
PIEDMONT ROAD BRIDGE TO BE TEMPORIALY CLOSED NEXT WEEK FOR MAJOR REPAIRS
King and Queen County structure will be closed December 16 - 22

Dec. 11, 2013
BRIDGE WORK WILL CLOSE OLD PINETTA ROAD IN GLOCUESTER COUNTY NEXT WEEK
Motorists will be detoured around the work zone beginning December 16

Dec. 11, 2013
FINAL INSPECTION OF NORRIS BRIDGE DECK WORK SCHEDULED FOR FRIDAY, DEC. 13
Motorists should expect brief delays on the bridge during the inspection

Dec. 10, 2013
CLEAR TO MINOR ROAD CONDITIONS IN FREDERICKSBURG DISTRICT
Motorists may encounter patches of ice and slick spots in the I-95 corridor

Dec. 9, 2013
VDOT CREWS READY FOR NEXT WINTER STORM
Road conditions in Fredericksburg District are now clear, with several inches of snow predicted to fall along the I-95 corridor on Tuesday

Dec. 9, 2013
FREDERICKSBURG DISTRICT: MOTORISTS MAY ENCOUNTER ICY CONDITIONS
Travelers should reduce their speed, proceed with caution

Dec. 8, 2013
FREDERICKSBURG DISTRICT: Morning A.M. Commute May Be Icy
Motorists urged to delay travel and use caution

Dec. 8, 2013
POTENTIAL FOR ICY ROADS IN FREDERICKSBURG DISTRICT
VDOT crews mobilized to apply sand, chemicals as needed to melt ice and provide traction

Dec. 6, 2013
VDOT CREWS PREPARE FOR WEEKEND WEATHER
Snow and freezing rain is forecast for portions of the Fredericksburg District on Sunday, especially areas west of Interstate 95

Dec. 6, 2013
LANE CLOSURES AT ROUTE 33 INTERSECTION IN KING & QUEEN COUNTY
Tractor trailer incident has closed eastbound lanes of Route 33 at Route 14

Dec. 2, 2013
PAVING WORK WILL CLOSE TWO LANES ON I-95 NORTH IN CAROLINE COUNTY TONIGHT
Motorists should expect delays just north of Exit 110 beginning at 8 p.m.

Nov. 19, 2013
UPDATE: DAYTIME LANE CLOSURES ON NORRIS BRIDGE THROUGH DECEMBER
Minor delays expected on Route 3 for routine bridge deck patching over Rappahannock River

Nov. 18, 2013
DAYTIME LANE CLOSURE TOMORROW ON NORRIS BRIDGE
Minor delays expected on Route 3 for bridge deck patching over Rappahannock River

Nov. 15, 2013
DAYTIME BRIDGE CLOSURE NEXT WEEK ON ROUTE 658 IN HANOVER, SPOTSYLVANIA
Motorists will be detoured between 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. each day beginning Monday, Nov. 18

Nov. 8, 2013
UPDATE: BENCHMARK ROAD, MINE ROAD TO REMAIN CLOSED AT RAIL CROSSING THROUGH NOV. 12
CSX closing rail crossing to vehicle traffic through Tuesday, Nov. 12 in Spotsylvania County

Nov. 7, 2013
TRAFFIC SHIFT THIS WEEKEND ON ROUTE 1 BRIDGE IN STAFFORD COUNTY
Motorists should stay alert for a new traffic pattern, lane markings at Aquia Creek crossing

Nov. 1, 2013
BENCHMARK ROAD, MINE ROAD CLOSED NEXT WEEK AT RAIL CROSSING
CSX is performing repairs to timber rail crossing in Spotsylvania County

Oct. 31, 2013
NEW LEADERSHIP NAMED AT FREDERICKSBURG RESIDENCY
Sean Nelson, P.E., will oversee VDOT transportation programs, including highway maintenance and emergency operations, in Caroline, Spotsylvania and Stafford counties

Oct. 31, 2013
VDOT WILL OPEN NEW HERRING CREEK BRIDGE ON THURSDAY, OCT. 31
Motorists should be alert to traffic pattern changes at the bridge

Oct. 30, 2013
BRIEF ROUTE 3 CLOSURE PLANNED FOR UTILITY WORK
All traffic will be stopped for 15 minutes near Single Oak Road in Spotsylvania County

Oct. 28, 2013
NEW TRAFFIC SIGNAL TO ACTIVATE ON LAFAYETTE BOULEVARD
Traffic signal will begin service on Wednesday, October 30 in Spotsylvania County

Oct. 25, 2013
ROUTE 604 BRIDGE IS CLOSED AT ESSEX, KING AND QUEEN COUNTY LINE
Detour route is in place, and motorists are encouraged to follow posted signs

Oct. 22, 2013
ROUTE 17 BRIDGE REPAIRS WILL NARROW LANES ON INTERSTATE RAMPS AT EXIT 133 IN STAFFORD
Work to take place on Wednesday, Oct. 23 from 9 a.m. – Noon

Oct. 21, 2013
ROUTE 3 “ROAD DIET” COMING TO MIDDLESEX COUNTY
Reduction in lanes will enhance safety for motorists, bicyclists and pedestrians in busy commercial corridor at Hartfield

Oct. 14, 2013
CSX RAIL REPAIRS WILL TEMPARILY CLOSE SUMMIT ROAD IN SPOTSYLVANIA COUNTY ON TUESDAY, OCT. 15
The work is expected to be complete by noon

Oct. 10, 2013
PAVING WORK IS RESCHEDULED ON STAFFORDBORO BOULEVARD
Upcoming weekend work cancelled due to weather

Oct. 9, 2013
PAVING WORK SCHEDULED THIS WEEKEND ON
Motorists should be alert for detour route Oct. 11-14

Oct. 8, 2013
UTILITY WORK TO CLOSE TWO LANES, RAMPS ON I-95
Motorists should expect overnight delays at Exit 143 on Wednesday and Thursday night

Sept. 27, 2013
ROAD WORK TO CLOSE WASHINGTON STREET TO THROUGH TRAFFIC
No through access from Washington Street to West Cambridge Street, River Road in Stafford

Sept. 24, 2013
TRAFFIC SHIFTS ARE SCHEDULED FOR TONIGHT ON ROUTE 17 AT BEREA CHURCH ROAD IN STAFFORD COUNTY
Motorists should be alert to traffic pattern changes in this area

Sept. 24, 2013
TELEGRAPH ROAD CLOSURE SET TO BEGIN ON THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 26
Road will be closed to traffic through Wednesday, October 2

Sept. 20, 2013
LOWER SPEED LIMIT ON SOUTHBOUND ROUTE 17
Speed limit will be lowered to 35 mph between Cardinal Forest Drive and International Parkway

Sept. 17, 2013
TWO PAVING PROJECTS SCHEDULED IN STAFFORD COUNTY THIS WEEK
Motorists should expect delays on Poplar Road and Joshua Road

Sept. 17, 2013
PAVING WORK TO DETOUR TRAFFIC ON STAFFORDBORO BOULEVARD
Motorists should be alert for detour route on weekends of Sept. 20-23 and Sept. 27-30

Sept. 10, 2013
INTERSTATE 95 NORTH IN STAFFORD COUNTY WILL BE CLOSED BRIEFLY ON WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 11
Virginia State Police will escort more than 500 motorcyclists onto I-95 north at Exit 143

Sept. 7, 2013
ALL LANES OPEN ON ELTHAM BRIDGE AT WEST POINT
Repairs to bridge are complete

Sept. 7, 2013
LANE CLOSURES ON ELTHAM BRIDGE AT WEST POINT
Westbound, eastbound traffic is reduced to single lane in each direction due to bridge plate work

Sept. 6, 2013
NORTHBOUND ROUTE 17 TRAFFIC SHIFT SCHEDULED FOR SUNDAY NIGHT
Traffic will be moved into temporary travel lanes for widening project in Stafford County

Sept. 6, 2013
NEW TRAFFIC PATTERN, PARKING RESTRICTIONS ON 15th STREET IN WEST POINT
Changes are designed to prevent traffic from blocking vehicles attempting to enter Route 30 and Kirby Street

Sept. 6, 2013
TELEGRAPH ROAD TO CLOSE NEXT WEEK IN STAFFORD
Road will close at southern Route 1 intersection for utility relocation work

Sept. 5, 2013
NOMINI CREEK BRIDGE REPLACMENT PROJECT SET TO BEGIN NEXT WEEK
Route 621 (Prospect Hill Road) to be closed during construction

Aug. 30, 2013
NORTHERN NECK FERRY SERVICE RESUMES NORMAL OPERATING HOURS AFTER LABOR DAY
Seasonal operating hours for the Merry Point and Sunnybank ferries end at 5:30 p.m. on Monday, September 2

Aug. 29, 2013
ROUTE 223 BRIDGE REPAIR AFFECTS MARINE TRAFFIC
Vehicle traffic can continue to cross bridge over Milford Haven at Gwynn’s Island

Aug. 28, 2013
SINGLE LANE CLOSURE PLANNED ON INTERSTATE 95 NORTH AND SOUTH
Motorists should expect brief delays on the interstate and on Paige Road

Aug. 23, 2013
FLEET ROAD TO CLOSE TO TRAFFIC IN STAFFORD COUNTY
Closure between Route 17 and Berea Church Road planned as part of widening project

Aug. 23, 2013
NEW TRAFFIC PATTERN, LOWER SPEED LIMIT ON ROUTE 600 IN CAROLINE COUNTY
Motorists will be shifted onto temporary bridge at Boot Swamp starting the week of Monday, Aug. 26

Aug. 22, 2013
VDOT TO HOLD “PARDON OUR DUST” MEETING ON GWYNN’S ISLAND BRIDGE PROJECT
Public is invited to learn more about upcoming Route 223 bridge rehabilitation in Mathews County

Aug. 21, 2013
LANE CLOSURES THURSDAY NIGHT ON NORTHBOUND ROUTE 17 IN STAFFORD
Closures scheduled between South Gateway/Sanford Drive and McLane Drive

Aug. 21, 2013
DELAYS EXPECTED NEXT WEEK ON NORRIS BRIDGE
Daytime single lane closures are scheduled for Monday, Aug. 26-Thursday, Aug. 29

Aug. 15, 2013
ROUTE 1 LANE CLOSURES PLANNED OVERNIGHT AT FALMOUTH BRIDGE
Single lane closures scheduled early Friday morning for sign measurement

Aug. 14, 2013
PAVING WORK TO BEGIN ON ROUTE 17/ROUTE 360 IN TAPPAHANNOCK
Traffic reduced to a single lane in each direction overnight

Aug. 13, 2013
PAVING WORK TO DETOUR TRAFFIC ON STAFFORDBORO BOULEVARD
Motorists should be alert for detour route on weekends of Aug. 16-19, Aug. 23-26, and Sept. 6-9

Aug. 9, 2013
LEFT TURN LANE CLOSURES SATURDAY ON ROUTE 17
Repairs planned for temporary traffic signal at Berea Church Road/Banks Ford Parkway intersection in Stafford County

Aug. 8, 2013
CONSTRUCTION TO AFFECT PARK & RIDE LOT AT ROUTE 610
Approximately 100 spaces will be blocked from the evening of Thursday, Aug. 8 into Friday, Aug. 9

Aug. 7, 2013
SAFETY MEASURES ADDED AT ROUTE 205 AND ROUTE 628 INTERSECTION IN WESTMORELAND
New features will reduce speed limit, enhance motorist warning of stop sign ahead

Aug. 7, 2013
LANE CLOSURES THURSDAY NIGHT ON NORTHBOUND ROUTE 17 IN STAFFORD
Closures scheduled between South Gateway/Sanford Drive and McLane Drive

Aug. 2, 2013
LANE CLOSURES SUNDAY, MONDAY NIGHT ON NORTHBOUND ROUTE 17 IN STAFFORD
Closures scheduled between Celebrate Virginia Parkway and Stafford Lakes Parkway

Aug. 2, 2013
PAVING CONTINUES IN GLOUCESTER, MATHEWS
Motorists should expect delays from 7 a.m. – 7 p.m. next week on Route 3, Route 14, and Route 198

July 31, 2013
LANE CLOSURES THURSDAY NIGHT ON NORTHBOUND ROUTE 17
Left turn lane, left lane closure between Celebrate Virginia Parkway and Stafford Lakes Parkway

July 30, 2013
DELAYS EXPECTED NEXT WEEK ON NORRIS BRIDGE
Daytime single lane closures are scheduled for Tuesday, August 6 and Wednesday, August 7

July 30, 2013
SINGLE-LANE CLOSURES ON ROUTE 3 WESTBOUND
Daytime work scheduled for Thursday, August 1

July 29, 2013
CONSTRUCTION TO AFFECT PARK & RIDE LOT AT ROUTE 610
Approximately 100 spaces will be blocked from the evening of Thursday, Aug.1 through Sunday, Aug. 4

July 26, 2013
VDOT TO INSPECT ROUTE 223 BRIDGE IN MATHEWS COUNTY
Daytime single lane closure is scheduled for Thursday, August 1 and Friday, August 2

July 24, 2013
I-95 NORTHBOUND ON-RAMP AT LADYSMITH TO CLOSE TONIGHT
Motorists should access I-95 northbound at Exit 118/Thornburg

July 22, 2013
PAVING UNDERWAY IN MATHEWS COUNTY
Motorists should expect delays from 7 a.m. – 7 p.m. each day through August 2;

July 19, 2013
UPDATE: ROUTE 1 CRASH SITE CLEARED IN CAROLINE COUNTY
Southbound Motorists May Experience Brief Delays at Paige Road

July 19, 2013
MULTI-VEHICLE CRASH CLOSES ROUTE 1 IN CAROLINE COUNTY
All northbound and southbound lanes are closed at Paige Road

July 19, 2013
ROUTE 301 BRIDGE REHABILITATION IS COMPLETE
Construction upgraded bridge over Rappahannock River at Caroline, King George line

July 19, 2013
VDOT TO INSPECT BRIDGES IN MATHEWS COUNTY NEXT WEEK
Motorists will be restricted to one lane in the work zone

July 17, 2013
ROUTE 17 NOW OPEN IN GLOUCESTER
Traffic is flowing again in northbound and southbound lanes

July 17, 2013
I-95 NORTHBOUND EXIT RAMP AT LADYSMITH TO CLOSE THURSDAY NIGHT
Motorists will be detoured to Exit 104/Carmel Church or Exit 118/Thornburg

July 17, 2013
ROUTE 17 REMAINS CLOSED IN GLOUCESTER
Motorists should expect delays, and northbound and southbound traffic is being detoured

July 17, 2013
ROUTE 17 CLOSED IN GLOUCESTER
Northbound and southbound traffic is being detoured at incident scene

July 15, 2013
DELAYS EXPECTED NEXT WEEK ON NORRIS BRIDGE
Daytime single lane closures are scheduled for Monday, July 22-Thursday, July 25

July 11, 2013
LOWER SPEED LIMIT ON NORTHBOUND ROUTE 17 IN STAFFORD
Speed limit lowered to 35 mph from Celebrate Virginia Parkway to Stafford Lakes Parkway for work zone

July 8, 2013
OVERNIGHT ROAD WORK ON BUTLER ROAD
Westbound traffic will be reduced to a single lane Tuesday night, early Wednesday morning

June 28, 2013
UTILITY WORK TO CLOSE CARTER STREET ON MONDAY
Road will be closed to through traffic for gas line relocation during daytime hours

June 21, 2013
DELAYS EXPECTED NEXT WEEK ON BUTLER ROAD
Single lane closure for utility line relocation at Falmouth intersection is planned for June 26-June 27

June 20, 2013
INTERSTATE 95 PAVING SET TO BEGIN IN CAROLINE COUNTY
Motorists should expect nighttime lane closures through the summer travel season

June 13, 2013
VDOT CLEARING STORM DEBRIS IN FREDERICKSBURG AREA
Motorists should treat traffic signals without power as a 4-way stop

June 12, 2013
ROUTE 17 WIDENING BEGINS IN STAFFORD COUNTY
Project will add capacity on key primary road near merge with Interstate 95

June 5, 2013
ROUTE 625 TO CLOSE JUNE 17-19 IN KING WILLIAM
Bridge repair on Custis Millpond Road will require 3-day detour at crossing

June 3, 2013
SUMMER LANE CLOSURES PLANNED ON NORRIS BRIDGE
Maintenance project will periodically close a single lane of Route 3 over Rappahannock River

May 30, 2013
SATURDAY LINE PAINTING OPERATION PLANNED IN
Motorists should be alert to slow moving vehicles and wet paint on the pavement

May 21, 2013
REMINDER: VDOT TO HOLD “PARDON OUR DUST” MEETING
Public is invited to learn more about Route 17 widening project in Stafford County

May 21, 2013
COMMUTER PARKING EXPANSION BEGINS IN STAFFORD
Construction to build an additional 1,000 parking spaces along Route 610 (Garrisonville Road) corridor begins in Stafford County

May 20, 2013
SUMMER HOURS ANNOUNCED FOR NORTHERN NECK FERRY SERVICE
Merry Point, Sunny Bank ferries will extend their hours in a pilot program

May 17, 2013
WEIGHT LIMIT REDUCED ON MATTOX CREEK BRIDGE IN WESTMORELAND COUNTY
VDOT to post structure at 26/35 tons effective Thursday, May 23

May 17, 2013
ALL LANES OF I-95 SOUTHBOUND NOW OPEN
Detour is lifted, but congestion begins 10 miles before incident scene

May 17, 2013
I-95 SOUTHBOUND REMAINS CLOSED IN STAFFORD
Congestion begins 7 miles before incident scene, traffic is being detoured to Route 1

May 17, 2013
I-95 SOUTHBOUND REMAINS CLOSED IN STAFFORD
Congestion begins 7 miles before incident scene, traffic is being detoured to Route 1

May 17, 2013
I-95 SOUTHBOUND CLOSED IN STAFFORD FOR HAZMAT SPILL
Closure will last a minimum of four hours, and traffic is being detoured to Route 1

May 15, 2013
ROUTE 301 PAVING MOVING TO NIGHT WORK
Lane closures are scheduled between the Harry W. Nice Bridge and Route 206 overnight

May 10, 2013
SATURDAY LINE PAINTING OPERATION WILL SLOW TRAFFIC ON SECONDARY ROUTES IN STAFFORD AND SPOTSYLVANIA
Motorists should be alert to slow moving vehicles and wet paint on the pavement

May 10, 2013
ROUTE 617 DETOUR WILL BEGIN MONDAY, MAY 13
Wet weather delayed detour several weeks

May 10, 2013
PAVING WORK TO BEGIN ON ROUTE 17 IN ESSEX COUNTY
Motorists should expect delays near the Essex/Middlesex County line May 13- 24

May 1, 2013
MULTI-VEHICLE CRASH CLOSES I-95 NORTH IN SPOTSYLVANIA
All northbound lanes closed at mile marker 119.4

April 30, 2013
DOWNING BRIDGE INSPECTION ON THURSDAY, FRIDAY
Motorists should expect delays on Route 360 on May 2-3

April 29, 2013
VDOT TO REVIEW INTERSECTION IN WESTMORELAND
Public is invited to submit comment for traffic safety review

April 25, 2013
SIGNAL WORK WILL CAUSE DELAYS AT ROUTE 1 INTERSECTION IN SPOTSYLVANIA COUNTY
Virginia State Police will direct traffic at the intersection of Route 1 and Spotsylvania Parkway on Friday, April 26

April 25, 2013
ROUTE 3 PAVING WORK BEGINS IN KING GEORGE
Motorists may experience travel delays from April 29-May 10 due to single lane closures

April 22, 2013
PAVING TO BEGIN IN STAFFORD AND SPOTSYLVANIA NEXT WEEK
Motorists should expect lane closures on Route 208 in Spotsylvania

April 15, 2013
VDOT ENCOURAGES ROADSIDE LITTER PICK-UP THIS WEEKEND
Join an Adopt-A-Highway group or gather your family, friends and neighbors to join the fight against roadside litter

April 12, 2013
Expect Brief Delays on the Norris Bridge Next Week
Routine bridge inspection scheduled for Tuesday, April 16

April 11, 2013
ROUTE 617 DETOUR SET TO BEGIN MONDAY, APRIL 22
Pipe replacement work requires three week detour for through traffic

April 11, 2013
ROUTE 207 (ROGERS CLARK BOULEVARD) WESTBOUND DETOUR ENDS TODAY
Westbound traffic to be shifted to new westbound bridge; one lane to remain closed on eastbound bridge

April 9, 2013
DOWNING BRIDGE INSPECTION SLATED TO BEGIN NEXT WEEK
Motorists should expect delays April 15 – 26

April 2, 2013
Paving Work to Begin in the Northern Neck Area
Motorists should expect delays during daytime hours beginning April 8 - 22

April 1, 2013
ROUTE 633 BRIDGE TO CLOSE IN CAROLINE
VDOT is accelerating replacement of the Bull Church Road bridge at South River

March 29, 2013
DAYTIME LANE CLOSURE ON I-95 SOUTHBOUND NEXT WEEK
Right lane of I-95 southbound will close Monday in Stafford County, near Exit 148

March 29, 2013
PAVING WORK SCHEDULED NEXT WEEK
One lane will be closed near Fredericksburg-Spotsylvania line

March 25, 2013
ROAD CONDITIONS CLEAR TO MINOR
Motorists should be cautious for icy spots, and pay attention to changing weather conditions

March 24, 2013
VDOT READY FOR SNOW, RAIN MIX
Motorists traveling Monday morning in the Fredericksburg area should be alert for changing road, weather conditions

March 22, 2013
SINGLE LANE CLOSURES ON NORRIS BRIDGE NEXT WEEK
Traffic will alternate traveling in a single lane March 25 and 26

March 22, 2013
ROUTE 620 IN ESSEX COUNTY CLOSED DUE TO PIPE FAILURE
Traffic to be detoured; road expected to re-open late evening

March 19, 2013
LANE CLOSURES TOMORROW ON CHATHAM BRIDGE
Two lanes will be closed during daytime hours Wednesday for bridge repairs on structure between Stafford, Fredericksburg

March 17, 2013
CAUTION URGED FOR MORNING COMMUTE
Motorists in the Fredericksburg region should pay attention to road conditions before traveling, and allow extra travel time

March 17, 2013
RIGHT LANE RE-OPENS ON CHATHAM BRIDGE
Permanent repair to bridge is scheduled for Tuesday

March 16, 2013
LANE CLOSURE ON CHATHAM BRIDGE IN FREDERICKSBURG
Right eastbound lane is closed due to hole

March 15, 2013
ROUTE 205 TO OPEN AT TIDES MILL STREAM BRIDGE
Detour will be lifted on Friday, March 15 in Westmoreland County

March 14, 2013
VDOT, GLOUCESTER COUNTY TO PRESENT ROUTE 17 BUSINESS CORRIDOR TRANSPORTATION STUDY FINDINGS
Citizen Information Meeting to be held on Monday, March 18

March 12, 2013
BRIDGE INSPECTION SCHEDULED FOR ELTHAM BRIDGE
Motorists should expect delays on Thursday and Friday

March 11, 2013
VDOT TO HOLD PUBLIC HEARING ON ROUTE 1, HARRISON ROAD INTERSECTION PROJECT
Public is invited to review proposed design and submit comments

March 8, 2013
NIGHT WORK PLANNED FOR BRIDGES AT LAKE ANNA
Single lane closures planned next week for bridge joint maintenance in Spotsylvania County

March 7, 2013
WEATHER DELAYS ROUTE 205 OPENING UNTIL MARCH 15
Snow, ice and rain delays paving of new bridge deck

March 7, 2013
FREDERICKSBURG DISTRICT ROADS ARE CLEAR; MOTORISTS URGED TO BE ALERT FOR REFREEZING TONIGHT
VDOT crews turn focus to pothole repair

March 6, 2013
CRASH CLOSES A PORTION OF ROUTE 30 IN CAROLINE COUNTY
Traffic to be detoured around the crash scene until late this afternoon

March 6, 2013
ROAD CONDITIONS MODERATE TO SEVERE IN
Several primary roads in Spotsylvania County are now in severe condition

March 6, 2013
INTERSTATE, PRIMARY ROADS IN MODERATE CONDITION IN FREDERICKSBURG AREA
Motorists should limit non-essential travel, and check 511Virginia for road conditions

March 6, 2013
CREWS WORKING TO CLEAR INTERSTATE 95 AND PRIMARY ROUTES IN THE FREDERICKSBURG REGION
Mostly wet pavement in the Northern Neck and Middle Peninsula areas

March 4, 2013
MERRY POINT FERRY WILL RESUME NORMAL OPERATIONS TOMORROW
Repairs have been completed on Lancaster County Ferry

March 4, 2013
VDOT TO BEGIN PAVEMENT REHABILITATION PROJECT ON ROUTE 604 IN KING WILLIAM COUNTY
Motorists should expect delays during daytime hours through August 2013

March 1, 2013
VDOT BEGINS HERRING CREEK BRIDGE REPLACEMENT PROJECT
Route 600 motorists should expect brief delays during the mobilization phase

March 1, 2013
SERVICE IS SUSPENDED ON MERRY POINT FERRY
Ferry in Lancaster County has halted service due to repairs

March 1, 2013
VDOT TO INSPECT TWO BRIDGES IN KING WILLIAM COUNTY NEXT WEEK
Motorists will be restricted to one lane on Route 360 and Route 600

Feb. 28, 2013
ROUTE 205 DETOUR TO CONTINUE FOR ONE WEEK
Ridge Road in Westmoreland County will now open to traffic on Friday, March 8

Feb. 22, 2013
TELEGRAPH ROAD TO CLOSE NEXT WEEK IN STAFFORD
Road will close at southern intersection with Route 1 for water line work, relocation

Feb. 22, 2013
I-95 OVERPASS ON CEDON ROAD IN CAROLINE COUNTY TO BE INSPECTED NEXT WEEK
One lane will be closed on I-95 during the inspection

Feb. 16, 2013
SNOW, RAIN MIX POSSIBLE TONIGHT ON MIDDLE PENINSULA, NORTHERN NECK
VDOT crews will mobilize at 8 p.m. Saturday to monitor road conditions overnight

Feb. 15, 2013
VDOT TO HOLD PUBLIC HEARING ON ROUTE 630 WIDENING PROJECT IN STAFFORD
Public is invited to review proposed design and submit comments

Feb. 15, 2013
BRIEF TRAFFIC DELAYS MONDAY ON ROUTE 3 BRIDGE
Vehicles will be stopped for up to 5 minute periods intermittently at Twigg Bridge between Mathews, Middlesex counties

Feb. 14, 2013
TELEGRAPH ROAD TO CLOSE NEXT WEEK IN STAFFORD
Road will close at southern intersection with Route 1 for water line work, relocation

Feb. 11, 2013
I-95 NORTHBOUND EXIT RAMP TO ROUTE 3 WESTBOUND CLOSED TONIGHT AT FREDERICKSBURG
Ramp is closing for cleanup following earlier tractor trailer crash

Feb. 8, 2013
DEMOLITION WORK TO CONTINUE AT FALMOUTH
No lane closures will be needed for structure removals at intersection in Stafford County

Feb. 7, 2013
HARRELL ROAD NOW OPEN
Temporary repair is complete on secondary road in Stafford County

Feb. 4, 2013
TRAFFIC SHIFT ON ROUTE 301 TOMORROW
Motorists may experience brief delays at Rappahannock River crossing

Feb. 4, 2013
HARRELL ROAD TO REMAIN CLOSED TO TRAFFIC
Secondary road in Stafford County will be closed through Monday, February 11

Jan. 31, 2013
HARRELL ROAD CLOSED TO TRAFFIC
Secondary road in Stafford County will be closed to through traffic for repair work

Jan. 30, 2013
FALMOUTH BRIDGE CLOSED TO TRAFFIC
Downed sign is blocking all traffic lanes on Route 1

Jan. 28, 2013
NORRIS BRIDGE INSPECTIONS SCHEDULED FOR NEXT WEEK
Lane closures expected to begin February 11 through March 4

Jan. 28, 2013
BRIEF TRAFFIC DELAYS THIS WEEK ON ROUTE 3 BRIDGE
Vehicles will be stopped for up to 5 minute periods intermittently at Twigg Bridge between Mathews and Middlesex counties on Wednesday, Thursday

Jan. 28, 2013
MOTORISTS URGED TO MONITOR WEATHER, DRIVE WITH CAUTION
Freezing rain is falling in the Fredericksburg area this morning, and VDOT crews have mobilized to treat for icy conditions

Jan. 27, 2013
FREEZING RAIN COULD AFFECT TRAVEL MONDAY MORNING
VDOT crews are mobilizing before rush hour to treat for potential ice, slick spots on roads in Fredericksburg District

Jan. 25, 2013
SNOWFALL HAS BEGUN IN FREDERICKSBURG DISTRICT
Moderate road conditions are reported on primary roads in Middle Peninsula, with minor conditions on primary roads in Northern Neck

Jan. 24, 2013
ROADS MAY RE-FREEZE OVERNIGHT
VDOT crews will remain on duty in Fredericksburg District to patrol for icy conditions

Jan. 24, 2013
VDOT CONTINUES TO TREAT PRIMARY, SECONDARY ROADS
Crews will stay mobilized throughout the day in Fredericksburg District

Jan. 24, 2013
PRIMARY ROADS IN MINOR CONDITION
Motorists should use caution, and expect isolated icy conditions throughout Fredericksburg District

Jan. 23, 2013
VDOT CREWS PREPARE FOR OVERNIGHT WEATHER
Workers will mobilize at 10 p.m. to treat and clear interstate, primary roads in advance of Thursday morning rush hour

Jan. 23, 2013

Jan. 22, 2013
SERVICE IS SUSPENDED ON MERRY POINT FERRY
Ferry in Lancaster County has halted service due to weather

Jan. 18, 2013
CLEAR ROAD CONDITIONS IN THE FREDERICKSBURG DISTRICT
Interstate, primary and secondary roads are all open for travel

Jan. 18, 2013
MAJOR ROADS IN THE FREDERICKSBURG DISTRICT ARE CLEAR; MOTORISTS MAY ENCOUNTER SLICK SPOTS
Crews are plowing secondary routes in the Caroline County and Middle Peninsula areas

Jan. 17, 2013
SNOWFALL BEGINS IN FREDERICKSBURG DISTRICT
VDOT crews working overnight to clear, treat area roads

Jan. 17, 2013
VDOT CREWS READY FOR SNOW
Motorists are encouraged to monitor weather forecasts and limit travel

Jan. 11, 2013
I-95 SOUTHBOUND REPAIR WORK CONTINUES
Right lane will be closed Monday-Thursday during daytime hours at mile marker 147 in Stafford County

Jan. 10, 2013
HARRELL ROAD CLOSED FRIDAY FOR ROAD WORK
Secondary road in Stafford County will be closed to through traffic for maintenance work

Jan. 3, 2013
DAYTIME LANE CLOSURE RESUMES ON I-95 NEXT WEEK
Right lane of I-95 southbound will close in Stafford County, near Exit 148

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