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Rt. 20 Solutions Lane Closures Scheduled Activities: Week of Sept. 7-11, 2015

route 29 solutions vdotCHARLOTTESVILLE — The following work is scheduled, weather permitting, on the Route 29 corridor in Albemarle County and the City of Charlottesville during the upcoming week. Speed limits may be reduced and traffic movements may be restricted within highway work zones.

(UPDATE) Route 29/250 Bypass interchange – Contractor is performing excavation work near the ramp, grading in the median and constructing a retaining wall at the ramp. Motorists should be alert for equipment entering and exiting the highway.

  • On Tuesday and Wednesday from 9 p.m. to 6 a.m., the southbound right lane will be closed from Angus Road to Earhart Street.
  • On Tuesday from 9 p.m. to 6 a.m., the ramp to Route 250 Bypass west will be closed.
  • Tuesday from noon to 4 p.m. and on Wednesday and Thursday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., intermittent left-turn lane and crossover closures will occur between Earhart Street and Hydraulic Road.
  • Tuesday from noon to 4 p.m. and on Wednesday and Thursday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., the westbound Route 250 Bypass right lane will be closed from Hydraulic Road to Barracks Road.
  • On Thursday from 9 p.m. to 6 a.m., the northbound right lane will be closed from Morton Drive to Route 250.

(UPDATE) Rio Road grade-separated intersection – Temporary crossovers and signals will be installed and utility relocation work continues in the vicinity of the Rio Road intersection.

  • Tuesday and Wednesday from 9 p.m. to 6 a.m., two left lanes closed on southbound Route 29 from Rio Road to Twentyninth Place Court.
  • Thursday and Friday from 9 p.m. to 6 a.m., two right lanes closed on northbound Route 29 from Fashion Square Drive to the entrance to Albemarle Square.
  • On Tuesday from 9 p.m. to 6 a.m., two right lanes closed with traffic shifts on northbound Route 29 from Fashion Square Drive to the entrance to Albemarle Square.
  • Tuesday through Friday from 9 p.m. to 6 a.m., right-turn lane closed from Rio Road to Route 29 north.
  • On Tuesday and Wednesday from 9 p.m. to 6 a.m., alternating lanes closed on southbound Route 29 from Woodbrook Drive to the entrance to Albemarle Square.
  • On Wednesday from 9 p.m. to 6 a.m., the temporary signals at Berkmar Drive and Myers Drive will be activated. The intersections at Fashion Square Drive and Albemarle Square will be permanently closed. Read more.
  • On Wednesday from 9 p.m. to 6 a.m., three right lanes closed with traffic shifts on northbound Route 29 from Fashion Square Drive to Myers Drive.

(UPDATE) Route 29 widening – Survey work, installation of concrete barriers and paving work.

  • Tuesday through Friday from 9 p.m. to 6 a.m., left lane closed on southbound Route 29 from Towncenter Drive to Rio Mills Road.
  • Tuesday through Friday from 9 p.m. to 6 a.m., left lane closed on northbound Route 29 from Rio Mills Road to North Hollymead Drive.

(UPDATE) Adaptive traffic signal control system – Rebuilding signal at Berkmar Drive and Woodbrook Drive.

Tuesday through Thursday from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m., the right-turn lane will be closed on eastbound Woodbrook Drive.

More information about these projects, and other Route 29 Solutions projects, can be found on the project website, www.Route29Solutions.org. Information about other Culpeper District activities that will affect traffic is also available on Twitter at @VaDOTCULP and on VDOT’s website at: www.virginiadot.org/travel/travel_alerts/culpeper/default.asp.

 

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