Shenandoah County – Route 758 (Seven Fountain Road)
|Passage Creek Bridge Replacement|
Project at a Glance
Contract awarded March 2015
Est Completion Date
Contract Value $829,743.40
Lengths and Limits
Length: 0.09-mile long From: 0.68-mile east of Route 678 To: 0.77-mile east of Route 678
Fairfield-Echols LLC, Fishersville, Va.
This project is located on Route 758 (Seven Fountain Road) at Passage Creek in Shenandoah County. The project will replace the single-lane low-water bridge with a new structure. The new bridge will have two lanes and be built in the same location as the current structure, which was built in 1916. The new bridge will have a 22-foot clear width. The new bridge will be the same elevation as the current structure.
Preliminary engineering on this project began in early 2010. Right of way activities began in mid 2013. Construction is scheduled for summer 2015.
Traffic volume on Route 758 is 170 vehicles per day. This number is anticipated to increase to 225 vehicles per day by the year 2037.
The total estimated cost for this project is $721,000 including $175,000 for preliminary engineering, $66,000 for right of way and $480,000 for construction.
Preliminary engineering - early 2010
Right of way – mid-2013
Construction – summer 2015
Benefits of Project
This project will enhance the safety of Route 758 by replacing a deteriorating single-lane bridge structure with a new two-lane bridge.
Route 758 will be closed beginning summer 2015 at the bridge location during construction. A three-mile detour will be established for motorists to use.
Current traffic alerts can also be found on the VDOT website under Travel Center, Travel advisories and lane closures. Click on the area of the state you are interested in, and view current travel advisories and lane closures. Click here to go to the Staunton District Travel Center page: Staunton District
Real-time traffic information is available on the VDOT 511Virginia.org website and also by calling 511 on your landline or wireless phone. Click here to go to 511: Virginia 511 Web
State: 0758-085-728, P101, R201, M501, B664