NEW: VDOT Issues Next Week's Project List

Posted: April 11, 2014

Daily News-Record

The Virginia Department of Transportation has released next week's project list, which includes several new items.

Here is a list of projects motorists should be on alert for:


Mile marker 237 to 264, northbound and southbound – Be alert for debris removal and cleaning of drainage structures. Pothole repairs as needed. Monday to Friday, 7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.


(NEW) Route 33 (City of Harrisonburg) – Single, westbound lane and shoulder closures, April 17, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., for bridge inspection over Norfolk Southern railroad. 


(NEW) Route 602 (East Point Road) – Alternating single lane closure April 14 and 15, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. for bridge inspection over South Fork of Shenandoah River.

Route 704 (Oakwood Drive - Bridgewater area) – Traffic will be diverted onto temporary two-lane bridge over Cooks Creek. Periodic flagging for construction vehicle access. Work zone from 0.70 mile west of Route 712 to 0.58 mile west of route 712. Estimated completion Oct. 31, 2014.

Route 726 (Stone Spring Road and Peach Grove Avenue) – New road construction to extend Southeast Connector in county. Shoulder closures controlled by signs. Possible lane closures controlled by flaggers. Work zone extends from 0.51 mile east of Harrisonburg city limits to 0.15 mile west of city limits. Monday through Friday, 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Estimated completion November 2014.

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