Kelly Hannon 540-374-3344

LaTina W. Bundy 540-899-4560


Feb. 5, 2014

Motorists may experience brief delays Thursday-Friday for emergency road repairs

FREDERICKSBURG – The Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) has scheduled two work zones this week on Route 17 and Route 360 in the Tappahannock area to repair potholes in the travel lanes.


Thursday, Feb. 6

Route 17 southbound

  • Single lane closure from Essex Street to Wright Street
  • 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.


Friday, Feb. 7

Route 360 eastbound and westbound

  • Single lane closures between Cross Street and Water Street
  • Eastbound and westbound lane closures will be staggered, so no more than one lane is closed at a time.
  • 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.


This work has been scheduled weather permitting. Although work is estimated to be complete by 7 p.m. each day, work will continue each night until completed.


Motorists can call 511, visit, or use VDOT’s 511Virginia free mobile app to find real-time information on work zoned, lane closures and incidents in any area of the state.




Potholes can be reported to VDOT’s Customer Service Center at 1-800-FOR-ROAD (800-367-7623). The Customer Service Center is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, to answer questions and take reports of roadway hazards.




VDOT’s 14-county Fredericksburg District includes the counties of Caroline, King George, Spotsylvania and Stafford in the Fredericksburg area; Northumberland, Richmond, Lancaster and Westmoreland counties in the Northern Neck; Essex, Gloucester, King & Queen, King William, Mathews and Middlesex counties in the Middle Peninsula.



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