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Paula K. Jones 434-856-8176
Paula.Jones@vdot.virginia.gov

LYN-16-115

Nov. 2, 2016



NEW US 501 BRIDGE AT SNOWDEN TO OPEN TO TWO-WAY TRAFFIC

LYNCHBURG – The newly-constructed US 501 bridge over the James River and railroad at Snowden on the Amherst/Bedford County line will open to two-way traffic on Tuesday, November 8; however, the job will not be complete at that time.

On the southern (Bedford County) approach to the new bridge, traffic will be restricted to alternating one-way traffic controlled by temporary signals for approximately three weeks while Route 501 roadway reconstruction is completed.

The entire project is slated for completion by April 21, 2017.

 

 



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