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June 25, 2021



ROUTE 301 SOUTHBOUND REPAIR UNDERWAY IN KING GEORGE
Emergency repair to restore adjacent slope near Washington Mill Road intersection will be in progress through early August

FREDERICKSBURG, Va. – Emergency repairs are underway to restore a slope next to Route 301 southbound in King George County that failed following heavy rain and flooding on June 11.

Route 301 southbound will remain reduced to a single lane near the Washington Mill Road intersection for motorists safety through early August 2021.

To restore the slope, which supports the road, crews are installing a concrete retaining wall reinforced with soil nails.

All lanes remain open on Route 301 northbound.

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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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