VDOT News - Fredericksburg



Kelly Hannon 540-374-3344
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June 15, 2022

Motorists will encounter one-way, alternating traffic on Rt. 3 between Lancaster and Middlesex counties from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. next Tuesday-Thursday

FREDERICKSBURG, Va. – Route 3 motorists will encounter daytime delays on the Robert O. Norris Bridge on Tuesday, June 21, through Thursday, June 23, for routine bridge maintenance.

Route 3 will be reduced to a single lane on the bridge. Traffic will be directed to pass through the work zone in a one-way, alternating pattern. Automated flagging assistance devices will direct traffic, with support from a flagging crew.

The Norris Bridge carries Route 3 traffic over the Rappahannock River between Lancaster and Middlesex counties.

Real-time updates on this work zone and lane closures will be available on 511Virginia, along with traffic camera views of the Norris Bridge.


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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