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Mike Murphy 703-259-1757
703-638-8547 Michael.Murphy@vdot.virginia.gov
NR15-133

Oct. 16, 2015



OLD WATERFORD ROAD TO CLOSE OCTOBER 24
Detour in place during emergency bridge work


LEESBURG – Old Waterford Road will be closed Saturday, October 24 from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. to repair the bridge over a tributary of Limestone Branch, according to the Virginia Department of Transportation.

A detour will be established via Fairview Street NW, West Market Street (Business Route 7), Route 7, Route 9, Clarkes Gap Road and Hurley Road. Message signs are being posted in advance.

In the event of inclement weather, the closure will occur Sunday, October 25.

The closure is needed in order to replace badly deteriorated steel beams (pictured right) and the bridge deck with a new superstructure.

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