VDOT News - Fredericksburg
Kelly Hannon 540-374-3344
LaTina W. Bundy 540-899-4560
June 15, 2016
UPDATE: NORRIS BRIDGE WORK TONIGHT, TOMORROW NIGHT
Route 3 traffic will be reduced on the bridge tonight, Thursday night
JUNE 16, 2016 UPDATE: All lanes will remain open on Route 3 at the Norris Bridge this evening. The contractor finished concrete repairs to the bridge's travel surface Wednesday evening, allowing tonight's work zone to be cancelled.
FREDERICKSBURG - Overnight repairs to the bridge’s travel surface are now scheduled for Wednesday, June 15 and Thursday, June 16. Route 3 will be reduced to one lane on the bridge from 7 p.m. to 6 a.m. tonight and tomorrow night.
Crews will continue to remove temporary asphalt patches on the bridge’s travel surface and replace them with concrete.
Motorists will be guided through the work zone by a flagging crew and pilot vehicle. The contractor has been directed to allow motorists to be delayed no more than approximately 20 minutes during the work zone.
The Norris Bridge crosses the Rappahannock River between Lancaster and Middlesex counties.
Message boards are posted on routes leading to the bridge in Middlesex and Lancaster counties to notify motorists of the overnight lane closures.
Real-time information on the bridge work zone and lane closures will be available on 511Virginia.
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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