VDOT News - Fredericksburg

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FRED-161219

June 8, 2020



I-95 WORK ZONES NEAR FREDERICKSBURG THIS WEEK
Overnight travelers may experience delays with overnight lane closures on I-95 starting tonight, June 8, through early Sunday, June 14

UPDATE: Single and double lane closures on I-95 northbound near Exit 133 (Route 17) in Stafford County scheduled for tonight, June 9 and tomorrow night, June 10 are no longer needed. Crews were able to complete the work overnight. 
I-95 northbound travelers should still anticipate delays tonight near Exit 140 (Courthouse Road). Crews will need additional time to finish milling and paving on I-95 northbound. A single lane on I-95 northbound will close at 9 p.m. near Exit 140 followed by double lane closures at 10 p.m. Double lane closures will end at 4 a.m. and all lanes will reopen by 5 a.m. 

FREDERICKSBURG, Va. Overnight travelers on Interstate 95 may experience delays with work zones this week in the Fredericksburg area starting tonight, June 8 through early Sunday, June 14. 

Milling and paving on I-95 will continue near the Exit 140 Diverging Diamond Interchange in Stafford County, as well as various construction activities for the I-95 Southbound Rappahannock River Crossing project and the I-95 Express Lanes Fredericksburg Extension project.   

In Caroline County, paving work is underway on I-95 southbound between the Caroline County and Spotsylvania County line to the I-95 Southbound Safety Rest Area in Ladysmith. 

Message boards are posted along I-95 to alert motorists to lane closures and possible travel delays ahead.

Weather permitting, the following lane closures have been scheduled:

Monday, June 8 – Tuesday, June 9 

I-95 Northbound at Exit 126 (Route 1/Spotsylvania)

  • 8 p.m. – 5 a.m. – Single lane closure for mobile operation to paint fresh pavement markings near the interchange 

I-95 Northbound at Exit 133 (Route 17)

  • 9 p.m. – 10 p.m. – Single lane closure for pavement repair
  • 10 p.m. – 4:30 a.m. – Double lane closures
  • 4:30 a.m. – All lanes reopen 

I-95 Northbound at Exit 140 (Courthouse Road)

  • 9 p.m. – 10 p.m. – Single lane closure for milling and paving
  • 10 p.m. – 4 a.m. – Double lane closures
  • 4 a.m. – 5 a.m. – Single lane closure
  • 5 a.m. – All lanes reopen 

I-95 Southbound from Exit 130 (Route 3/Fredericksburg) to Exit 118 (Route 606/Thornburg)

  • 8 p.m. – 5 a.m. – Single lane closure and mobile operations for painting of fresh pavement markings 

I-95 Southbound from Mile Marker 117 to I-95 Southbound Safety Rest Area

  • 8 p.m. – 9 p.m. – Single lane closure for mobile operation to install pavement markers p.m. – 5 a.m. – Double lane closures
  • 5 a.m. – All lanes reopen 

Tuesday, June 9 – Wednesday, June 10 

I-95 Southbound at Exit 140 (Courthouse Road)

  • 7 p.m. – 8 p.m. – Single lane closure for milling and paving
  • 9 p.m. – 5 a.m. – Double lane closures
  • 5 a.m. – 8 a.m. – Single lane closure 

I-95 Northbound at Exit 133 (Route 17)

  • 9 p.m. – 10 p.m. – Single lane closure for pavement repair
  • 10 p.m. – 4:30 a.m. – Double lane closures
  • 4:30 a.m. – All lanes reopen 

I-95 Northbound and Southbound at Exit 148 (Quantico Marine Corps Base), Exit 140 (Courthouse Road) and Exit 133 (Route 17)

  • 9 p.m. – 10 a.m. – Single lane closure near each of these interchanges 

I-95 Southbound from Exit 130 (Route 3/Fredericksburg) to Exit 118 (Route 606/Thornburg)

  • 8 p.m. – 5 a.m. – Single lane closure and mobile operations for painting of fresh pavement markings

I-95 Northbound at Exit 126 (Route 1/Spotsylvania)

  • 8 p.m. – 5 a.m. – Single lane closure for mobile operation to paint fresh pavement markings near the interchange 

I-95 Southbound from Mile Marker 117 to I-95 Southbound Safety Rest Area

  • 8 p.m. – 9 p.m. – Single lane closure for mobile operation to install pavement markers
  • 9 p.m. – 5 a.m. – Double lane closures
  • 5 a.m. – All lanes reopen 

Wednesday, June 10 – Thursday, June 11 

I-95 Southbound at Exit 140 (Courthouse Road)

  • 7 p.m. – 8 p.m. – Single lane closure for milling and paving
  • 9 p.m. – 5 a.m. – Double lane closures
  • 5 a.m. – 8 a.m. – Single lane closure 

I-95 Northbound at Exit 133 (Route 17)

  • 9 p.m. – 10 p.m. – Single lane closure for pavement repair
  • 10 p.m. – 4:30 a.m. – Double lane closures
  • 4:30 a.m. – All lanes reopen 

I-95 Northbound and Southbound at Exit 148 (Quantico Marine Corps Base), Exit 140 (Courthouse Road) and Exit 133 (Route 17)

  • 9 p.m. – 10 a.m. – Single lane closure near each of these interchanges

I-95 Southbound from Exit 130 (Route 3/Fredericksburg) to Exit 118 (Route 606/Thornburg)

  • 8 p.m. – 5 a.m. – Single lane closure and mobile operations for painting of fresh pavement markings 

I-95 Northbound at Exit 126 (Route 1/Spotsylvania)

  • 8 p.m. – 5 a.m. – Single lane closure for mobile operation to paint fresh pavement markings near the interchange 

Thursday, June 11 – Friday, June 12 

I-95 Southbound at Exit 140 (Courthouse Road)

  • 7 p.m. – 8 p.m. – Single lane closure for milling and paving
  • 9 p.m. – 5 a.m. – Double lane closures
  • 5 a.m. – 8 a.m. – Single lane closure 

I-95 Northbound and Southbound at Exit 148 (Quantico Marine Corps Base), Exit 140 (Courthouse Road) and Exit 133 (Route 17)

  • 9 p.m. – 10 a.m. – Single lane closure near each of these interchanges

I-95 Southbound from Exit 130 (Route 3/Fredericksburg) to Exit 118 (Route 606/Thornburg)

  • 8 p.m. – 5 a.m. – Single lane closure and mobile operations for painting of fresh pavement markings 

I-95 Northbound at Exit 126 (Route 1/Spotsylvania)

  • 8 p.m. – 5 a.m. – Single lane closure for mobile operation to paint fresh pavement markings near the interchange 

Friday, June 12 – Saturday, June 13 

I-95 Southbound at Exit 140 (Courthouse Road)

  • 9 p.m. – 10 p.m. – Single lane closure for milling and paving
  • 10 p.m. – 5 a.m. – Double lane closures
  • 5 a.m. – 8 a.m. – Single lane closure 

I-95 Northbound and Southbound at Exit 148 (Quantico Marine Corps Base), Exit 140 (Courthouse Road) and Exit 133 (Route 17)

  • 9 p.m. – 5 a.m. – Single lane closure near each of these interchanges 

Saturday, June 6 – Sunday, June 7 

I-95 Southbound at Exit 140 (Courthouse Road)

  • 9 p.m. – 10 p.m. – Single lane closure for milling and paving
  • 10 p.m. – 5 a.m. – Double lane closures
  • 5 a.m. – 8 a.m. – Single lane closure

 

For additional information about the Improve95 projects, please visit www.Improve95.org.

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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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