Kelly Hannon 540-374-3344


March 20, 2015

Facility closed this weekend, next week for water system repairs

FREDERICKSBURG–Safety Rest Areas at Ladysmith on Interstate 95 northbound and southbound in Caroline County are closed for water system repairs.

Both facilities will be closed through the weekend, and are expected to be closed through the majority of next week. An announcement will be made as soon as repairs are complete and the facilities have re-opened.

Message boards are being posted on the interstate to notify travelers that the rest areas are temporarily closed.

Motorists are encouraged to use the most convenient nearby Safety Rest Area. A complete list can be found on

To check real-time traffic and work zone information, motorists can visit, call 511, or download VDOT’s free mobile 511 app.


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