VDOT traffic alerts, July 9-13

Excerpted from the Virginia Department of Transporation (VDOT) weekly bulletin of highway work scheduled, weather permitting, in VDOT’s Culpeper District during the upcoming week. Traffic movements may be restricted and speed limits reduced in work zones.

Route 522 (Sperryville Pike) – Bridge restoration. Road closed at bridge over Thornton River, April 30-August 27. Motorists should be alert for posted detour onto Route 1001 (Main Street). Large trucks should follow posted “Truck Detour” signs.

Route 622 (Gid Brown Hollow Road) – Surface treatment. Lane closures will occur July 9-10. Motorists are encouraged to use an alternate route to avoid travel delays.

Route 729 (Richmond Road) – Replacement of bridge over Battle Run. Road closed at bridge, April 9-October 2. Motorists should use the posted detour route.

Real-time road conditions and weather forecasts are available on VDOT’s traffic and travel website. The site also has live traffic camera images for many major highways, including Interstate 64, I-66 and Routes 29 and 250 in Central Virginia. Motorists can call 511 from any telephone in Virginia for road and traffic conditions on all major highways in the state. Call 800-367-7623 24 hours a day to report highway-related problems or request information about Virginia’s highways.

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