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Oct. 10, 2017

Drainage pipe replacement will be underway between Daisey Lane and Lily Lane beginning Monday, Oct. 16

DEC. 1, 2017 UPDATE: The project schedule has been extended. Gardenia Drive is estimated to remain closed through the end of December 2017.

FREDERICKSBURG – The Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) will close Gardenia Drive between Daisey Lane and Lily Lane in Spotsylvania County for a drainage pipe replacement project.

Gardenia Drive will be closed to through traffic around 8 a.m. on Monday, Oct. 16 for approximately six weeks, while construction is underway.

Access to driveways will be maintained for residents who live in this section of Gardenia Drive.

Crews will remove deteriorated corrugated metal pipes from underneath the road and new concrete pipes and endwalls will be installed.

Weather permitting, work is expected to be complete and the road will reopen to traffic on Monday, Nov. 20.

Message boards will be posted this week to alert motorists to the upcoming work.


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