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

LaTina W. Bundy 540-899-4560
Tina.Bundy@VDOT.virginia.gov

FRED-85264

Aug. 17, 2015



YORKERS SWAMP ROAD TO CLOSE AUG. 18-21
Detour will be in place on Essex County road during pipe replacement

FREDERICKSBURG – Route 719 (Yorkers Swamp Road) will be closed to through traffic Aug. 18-21 for a pipe replacement project in Essex County.

Yorkers Swamp Road will close at noon tomorrow, and will remain closed until 5 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 21.

Message boards will be posted to notify motorists, and signs will guide motorists along the recommended detour route of Route 604 (Byrds Bridge Road) and Route 684 (Howerton Road).

Motorists can find real-time information about work zones, incidents and congestion on Virginia roads at 511 Virginia.

Download the free mobile 511Virginia app for Apple and Android devices to stay connected, or visit www.511Virginia.org. Motorists also can reach 511Virginia by calling 511 from any phone in Virginia.

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