NEW: VDOT Traffic Alerts For June 30 to July 4
The Virginia Department of Transportation has released a list of work projects for next week in Rockingham County:
Mile marker 237 to 264, northbound and southbound – Be alert for debris, cleaning paved ditches and hand mowing. Pothole repairs as needed. Monday to Friday, 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.
(UPDATE) Exit 251, northbound and southbound – Work will be suspended from June 29 through July 5. Work will resume July 7 and include nighttime on- and off-ramps restrictions of 10’ lane width for shoulder work and guardrail installation, 8 p.m. to 7 a.m. Estimated project completion July 31, 2014.
Route 33 – Utility tree trimming. Flagger control during daylight hours. Monday to Friday.
Route 340 – Utility tree trimming. Flagger control during daylight hours. Monday to Friday.
Various roads – Lane and shoulder closures as needed for pipe installation, patching, brush cutting, shoulder repairs, ditching operations and grading. Monday to Friday, 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Route 704 (Oakwood Drive, Bridgewater area) – Traffic using 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) – Motorists should be alert for shoulder closures and occasional flagger controlled lane closures on the Route 280 Southeast Connector project. 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.
Route 745 (Martin Miller Road) – Pipe work from Route 257 (Ottobine Road) to Route 744 (Dry Hollow Road). Periodic, short duration closures, 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. Follow posted detours. Follow posted detour.
Route 754 (Berrytown Road) – Road closed for bridge work between Route 649 and Route 630, near the town of Elkton. Southbound traffic will detour north on Route 754, south on Route 340, and north on Route 649 to Route 754. Northbound traffic will detour south on Route 754, south on Route 649, and north on Route 340 to Route 754. Estimated completion July 8.
Various roads – Lane and shoulder closures as needed for pipe installation, patching, brush cutting, shoulder repairs, ditching operations and grading. Mowing, litter pickup and pavement repairs as need in the Mount Crawford area.
Various roads – Utility tree trimming. Flagger control during daylight hours. Monday to Friday.