VDOT News - Fredericksburg

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FRED-183280

Sept. 13, 2021



BE ALERT TO IMPROVE 95 ROAD WORK NEAR FREDERICKSURG
Daytime and overnight lane closures planned this week on I-95

FREDERICKSBURG, Va. – Drivers should plan ahead for travel on Interstate 95 with planned daytime and overnight lane closures in the Fredericksburg area for Improve 95 program construction.

I-95 northbound and southbound will be reduced to one travel lane beginning at 10 p.m. each evening this week at various locations between exit 130 (Route 3) in the City of Fredericksburg and exit 136 (Centreport Parkway) in Stafford County.

Milling and paving operations will resume on I-95 Northbound in Spotsylvania County and Caroline County.

Starting at 9 p.m. tomorrow night, Sept. 14 and Wednesday, Sept. 15, the I-95 Northbound Safety Rest Area in Ladysmith will close overnight to allow crews to safely pave the rest area’s ramps and merge areas. The entrance to the Safety Rest Area will reopen by 5 a.m. the following morning.

Motorists are strongly encouraged to check 511Virginia.org for real-time information on lane closures, work zones, traffic and other incidents on 511Virginia.

Message boards will also be posted along I-95 to alert motorists to delays ahead.

Weather permitting, lane closures on I-95 are scheduled at the following dates and times:

Monday, Sept. 13 – Tuesday, Sept. 14
• I-95 Northbound at exit 104 (Carmel Church) and exit 110 (Ladysmith)
o 9 p.m. – 5 a.m. – Mobile operation with double lane closure

• I-95 Northbound at exit 126 (Spotsylvania) to exit 130 (Route 3)
9 p.m. – 5 a.m. – Mobile operation with double lane closure

• I-95 Northbound at exit 130 (Route 3) to exit 133 (Route 17)
o 9 p.m. – 10 p.m. – Single lane closure
o 10 p.m. – 4:30 a.m. – Double lane closure

• I-95 Northbound at exit 133 (Route 17) to exit 136 (Centreport Parkway)
o 9 p.m. – 4:30 a.m. – Single lane closure

• I-95 Southbound at exit 136 (Centreport Parkway) to exit 133 (Route 17)
o 9 p.m. – 10 p.m. – Single lane closure
o 10 p.m. – 4:30 a.m. – Double lane closure
o 4:30 a.m. – 10 a.m. – Single lane closure

Tuesday, Sept. 14
• I-95 Northbound at exit 126 (Spotsylvania)
o 9:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. – Single lane closure

• I-95 Northbound at exit 143 (Garrisonville Road) to exit 148 (Quantico)
o 9:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. – Single lane closure
Tuesday, Sept. 14 – Wednesday, Sept. 15
• I-95 Northbound at exit 104 (Carmel Church) and exit 110 (Ladysmith)
o 9 p.m. – 5 a.m. – Mobile operation with double lane closure, entrance to Safety Area closed

• I-95 Northbound at exit 126 (Spotsylvania) to exit 130 (Route 3)
o 9 p.m. – 5 a.m. – Mobile operation with double lane closure

• I-95 Northbound at exit 130 (Route 3) to exit 133 (Route 17)
o 9 p.m. – 10 p.m. – Single lane closure
10 p.m. – 4:30 a.m. – Double lane closure

• I-95 Northbound at exit 133 (Route 17) to exit 136 (Centreport Parkway)
9 p.m. – 4:30 a.m. – Single lane closure

• I-95 Southbound at exit 136 (Centreport Parkway) to exit 133 (Route 17)
o 9 p.m. – 10 p.m. – Single lane closure
o 10 p.m. – 4:30 a.m. – Double lane closure
o 4:30 a.m. – 10 a.m. – Single lane closure

Wednesday, Sept. 15
• I-95 Northbound at exit 126 (Spotsylvania)
o 9:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. – Single lane closure

• I-95 Northbound at exit 130 (Route 3) to exit 133 (Route 17)
o 9:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. – Single lane closure

• I-95 Northbound at exit 143 (Garrisonville Road) to exit 148 (Quantico)
o 9:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. – Single lane closure

Wednesday, Sept. 15 – Thursday, Sept. 16
• I-95 Northbound at exit 104 (Carmel Church) and exit 110 (Ladysmith)
o 9 p.m. – 5 a.m. – Mobile operation with double lane closure and entrance to Safety Area closed

• I-95 Northbound at exit 126 (Spotsylvania) to exit 130 (Route 3)
9 p.m. – 5 a.m. – Mobile operation with double lane closure

• I-95 Northbound at exit 130 (Route 3) to exit 133 (Route 17)
o 9 p.m. – 10 p.m. – Single lane closure
o 10 p.m. – 4:30 a.m. – Double lane closure

• I-95 Northbound at exit 133 (Route 17) to exit 136 (Centreport Parkway)
o 9 p.m. – 4:30 a.m. – Single lane closure

• I-95 Southbound at exit 136 (Centreport Parkway) to exit 133 (Route 17)
o 9 p.m. – 10 p.m. – Single lane closure
o 10 p.m. – 4:30 a.m. – Double lane closure
o 4:30 a.m. – 10 a.m. – Single lane closure

Thursday, Sept. 16
• I-95 Northbound at exit 126 (Spotsylvania)
o 9:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. – Single lane closure

• I-95 Northbound at exit 130 (Route 3) to exit 133 (Route 17)
o 9:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. – Single lane closure

• I-95 Northbound at exit 143 (Garrisonville Road) to exit 148 (Quantico)
o 9:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. – Single lane closure

Thursday, Sept. 16 – Friday, Sept. 17
• I-95 Northbound at exit 104 (Carmel Church) and exit 110 (Ladysmith)
o 9 p.m. – 5 a.m. – Mobile operation with double lane closure

• I-95 Northbound at exit 130 (Route 3) to exit 133 (Route 17)
o 9 p.m. – 10 p.m. – Single lane closure
o 10 p.m. – 4:30 a.m. – Double lane closure

• I-95 Northbound at exit 133 (Route 17) to exit 136 (Centreport Parkway)
o 9 p.m. – 4:30 a.m. – Single lane closure

• I-95 Southbound at exit 136 (Centreport Parkway) to exit 133 (Route 17)
o 10 p.m. – 4:30 a.m. – Double lane closure
o 4:30 a.m. – 6 a.m. – Single lane closure

Drivers can download the free mobile 511Virginia app for Apple and Android devices to stay connected, or visit www.511Virginia.org. Motorists also can reach 511Virginia by calling 511 from any phone in Virginia.
Learn more about projects underway to improve travel on I-95 in the Fredericksburg area at 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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