VDOT News - Fredericksburg

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LaTina W. Bundy 540-899-4560
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July 1, 2019



ROUTE 620 (DUNBROOKE ROAD) IN ESSEX COUNTY IS NOW OPEN TO TRAFFIC
Repairs to the road shoulders and drainage structures damaged during Tropical Storm Michael have been completed

FREDERICKSBURG, Va. – Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) crews have completed repairs on Route 620 (Dunbrooke Road) caused Tropical Storm Michael in October 2018.

The 10-mile detour has been lifted and Dunbrooke Road is now open to all traffic.  

VDOT crews repaired road shoulders and drainage structures including the replacement of a damaged culvert with a 36-inch pipe, head walls and shoulder restoration.

Approximately 560 vehicles a day use this section of Dunbrooke Road according to a recent VDOT traffic count.

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 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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