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Pothole repairs on tap this week

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Pothole repairs and bridge inspections are planned for area roads this week.

In Stafford, crews will doing pothole repair work on Interstate 95. There will be a street closure as part of the Falmouth intersection work.

In Caroline, three will be bridge inspections and Route 639 is being widened creating a left new left turn lane.

For details, see VDOT’s Hot Spots and I-95 express lanes updates below.

VDOT Hot Spots

Stafford County

Interstate 95

(New) Wednesday - Thursday, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.; crews will be repairing potholes on I-95 north and south between mile marker 148 in Stafford County and mile marker 160 in Prince William County. One lane will be closed in this mobile work zone.

(New) Monday – Tuesday and Thursday, 9 p.m. – 2 a.m.; crews will be repairing potholes on I-95 north and south between mile marker 148 in Stafford County and mile marker 160 in Prince William County. Two lanes will be closed in this mobile work zone.

Carter Street

(Update) Tuesday and Wednesday, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.; Carter Street will be closed between Butler Road and Forbes Street for utility relocation work.

Caroline County

Bridge Inspections

(New) The following bridges will be inspected this week. Motorists should expect lane closures and brief delays in the work zone.

Monday – Thursday (9 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.)

  • I-95 bridges  - between mile marker 107 located just north of Exit 104 (Rt. 207/Carmel Church) and mile marker 111 located just north of Exit 110 (Rt. 639/Ladysmith).

Friday (9 a.m. – 3 p.m.)

  • Route 639 - bridge over I-95 
  • Route 601 – bridge over I-95
  • Route 652 – bridge over I-95

Under Construction

Stafford County

Route 17

Route 17 is being widening from four to six lanes between McLane Drive and Stafford Lakes Parkway, a distance of nearly 2 miles. The speed limit is reduced from 45 mph to 35 mph on northbound and southbound Route 17 between Cardinal Forest Drive and International Parkway. Motorists should be alert for periodic overnight lane closures. Project completion date is December 2016.

Route 1 Bridge over Aquia Creek

Crews are replacing the Route 1 bridge at Aquia Creek, located just south of Telegraph Road. Motorists should be alert to construction equipment entering and exiting the work zone and periodic lane closures. Estimated completion date is August 2015.

Falmouth Intersection (Route 1/Route 17/Route 218)

Utility relocation work is underway. Motorists should be prepared for brief delays and periodic lane closures on Route 1 just north and south of the Falmouth intersection. Construction work will begin in early 2014.

Caroline County

Route 639 Widening

(New) Route 639 is being widened creating a left new left turn lane near the Route 1 intersection.  During construction the posted speed limit will be lowered to 35 mph in the work zone. One lane will remain open in each direction during construction.  Motorists should be alert to changes in traffic patterns in this area. The project completion date is May 2015.

Express Lanes

I-95 EXPRESS LANES PROJECT

NIGHT WORK

Closures occur between 9:30 p.m. and 5:00 a.m. Monday through Thursday, and between 11:00 p.m. and 9:00 a.m. Friday and Saturday nights unless otherwise noted. 

  • I-95 North from the Prince William Parkway (Route 294) to I-495 - Two lanes closed Sunday through Thursday from 10 p.m. to 4:30 a.m.;Friday from 10 p.m. to 9:30 a.m.; and Saturday from 10 p.m. to 9 a.m. for sign structures and bridge work.
  • I-95 South from I-495 to the Prince William Parkway (Route 294) - Two lanes closed Sunday through Thursday from 10:30 p.m. to 5 a.m.; Friday from 10 p.m. to 9:30 a.m.; and Saturday from 10 p.m. to 9 a.m. for sign structures, barrier, and survey work.
  • I-95 North from Garrisonville Road (Route 610) to the Prince William Parkway (Route 294) - Two lanes closed Sunday through Thursday from 10 p.m. to 4:30 a.m.;Friday from 10 p.m. to 9:30 a.m.; and Saturday from 10 p.m. to 9 a.m. for sign structures, barrier, and guardrail work.
  • I-95 South from the Prince William Parkway (Route 294) to Garrisonville Road (Route 610) - Two lanes closed Sunday through Thursday from 10:30 p.m. to 5 a.m.;Friday from 10 p.m. to 9:30 a.m.; and Saturday from 10 p.m. to 9 a.m. for guardrail, barrier, and sign structures work.
  • · I-395 North from Edsall Road to Duke Street - Full road closure Friday from 12 a.m. to 5 a.m., and Saturday from 12 a.m. to 6 a.m. for steel erection work. Detour: Traffic will be directed to take the HOV Lanes.
  • I-395 North from I-495 to Seminary Road (Route 420) - Two lanes closed Sunday through Thursday from 10:30 p.m. to 5 a.m.; Friday from 11 p.m. to 9:30 a.m.; and Saturday from 10 p.m. to 9 a.m. for sign structures and steel erection work.
  • I-395 South from Seminary Road (Route 420) to I-495 - Two lanes closed Sunday through Thursday from 10:30 p.m. to 5 a.m.; Friday from 11 p.m. to 9:30 a.m.; and Saturday from 10 p.m. to 9 a.m. for sign structures, barrier, and maintenance of traffic work.
  • I-395 North and South from Seminary Road (Route 420) to I-495 - Single lane closed Sunday through Thursday from 9:30 p.m. to 5 a.m.; Friday from 10 p.m. to 9:30 a.m.; and Saturday from 9:30 p.m. to 9 a.m. for barrier, sign structures, and drainage work.
  • I-95/395 Reversible HOV Lanes from Dumfries Road (Route 234) to the Pentagon - Full road closure Monday through Thursday from 8 p.m. to 4 a.m., and Friday and Saturday from 11 p.m. to 9 a.m. for excavation, backfill, barrier demolition, and conduit installation work.
  • I-495 North and South from Braddock Road to Eisenhower Avenue - Single lane closed Sunday through Thursday from 10:30 p.m. to 5 a.m.; Friday from 10 p.m. to 9:30 a.m.; and Saturday from 10 p.m. to 9 a.m. for sign structures and barrier work.
  • Gordon Boulevard North and South at I-95 - Single lane closed Sunday throughThursday from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.; Friday from 10 p.m. to 9:30 a.m.; and Saturday from 9:30 p.m. to 9 a.m. for sign structures work.
  • Old Keane Mill Road (Route 644) West at I-95 - Single lane closed Sunday throughThursday from 9:30 p.m. to 5 a.m.; Friday from 10 p.m. to 9:30 a.m.; and Saturday from 10 p.m. to 9 a.m. for sign structures work.
  • Franconia-Springfield Parkway East and West at I-95 - Two lanes closed 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.; Friday from 10 p.m. to 9:30 a.m.; and Saturday from 9:30 p.m. to 9 a.m. for survey, maintenance of traffic, demolition, and sign structures work.
  • Fairfax County Parkway (Route 286) North Ramp to I-95 South - Full ramp closureMonday through Thursday from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.; Friday from 9:30 p.m. to 9:30 a.m.; and Saturday from 9:30 p.m. to 9 a.m. for bridge work.
  • Fairfax County Parkway (Route 286) North and South at I-95 - Two lanes closed Sunday through Thursday from 10:30 p.m. to 5 a.m.; Friday from 10 p.m. to 9:30 a.m.; and Saturday from 10 p.m. to 9 a.m. for sign structures work.
  • Loisdale Road North and South from the Fairfax County Parkway (Route 286) to Franconia Road - Single lane closed Sunday through Thursday from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.;Friday from 10 p.m. to 9:30 a.m.; and Saturday from 10 p.m. to 9 a.m. for shifting road work.
  • Backlick Road North and South from Old Keane Mill Road (Route 644) to Boudinot Drive - Two lanes closed Sunday through Thursday from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.; Friday from 10 p.m. to 9:30 a.m.; and Saturday from 10 p.m. to 9 a.m. for sign structures and maintenance of traffic work.
  • Prince William Parkway (Route 294) East and West from Caton Hill Road to Summerland Drive - Single lane closed Sunday through Thursday from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.;Friday from 10 p.m. to 9:30 a.m.; and Saturday from 10 p.m. to 9 a.m. for sign structures work.

DAY WORK

Closures occur Monday through Thursday between 9:00 a.m. and 3:30 p.m., andFriday between 9:30 a.m. and noon unless otherwise noted.

  • I-95 North from the Prince William Parkway (Route 294) to I-495 - Single lane closedMonday through Thursday from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., and Friday from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.for sign structures installation, clearing, and survey work.
  • I-95 South from I-495 to the Prince William Parkway (Route 294) - Single lane closedMonday through Thursday from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., and Friday from 8 a.m. to 11 a.m. for sign structures installation and survey work.
  • I-96 North from Garrisonville Road (Route 610) to the Prince William Parkway (Route 294) - Single lane closed Monday through Thursday from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., and Friday from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. for barrier placement, equipment mobilization, and drainage work.
  • I-95 South from the Prince William Parkway (Route 294) to Garrisonville Road (Route 610) - Single lane closed Monday through Thursday from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., andFriday from 8 a.m. to 11 a.m. for survey, sign structures, barrier, and drainage work.
  • I-395 North from I-495 to Seminary Road (Route 420) - Single lane closed Mondaythrough Thursday from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., and Friday from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. for drainage, sign structures, and survey work.
  • I-395 South from Seminary Road (Route 420) to I-495 - Single lane closed Mondaythrough Thursday from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., and Friday from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. for survey, drainage, and sign structures work.
  • I-95/395 Reversible HOV Lanes from I-495 to the Prince William Parkway (Route 294) - Single lane closed Monday through Thursday from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., and Friday from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. for material delivery and sign structures work.
  • I-95/395 Reversible HOV Lanes from Dumfries Road to the Prince William Parkway (route 294) - Single lane closed Monday through Thursday from 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m., and Friday from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. for earthwork, conduit, and paving work.
  • I-495 East and West from Braddock Road to Eisenhower Avenue - Single lane closed Monday through Thursday from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., and Friday from 9:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. for sign structures work.
  • Gordon Boulevard North and South at I-95 - Single lane closed Monday through Thursday from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., and Friday from 9:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. for sign structures work.
  • Old Keane Mill Road (Route 644) East and West at I-95 - Single lane closed Monday through Thursday from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., and Friday from 9:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. for sign structures work.
  • Franconia-Springfield Parkway East and West at I-95 - Single lane closed Monday through Thursday from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., and Friday from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. for sign structures work.
  • Backlick Road North and South from Old Keane Mill Road (Route 644) to Alban Road - Single lane closed Monday through Thursday from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., and Friday from 9:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. for sign structures work.
  • · Alban Road from Boudinot Road to Fullerton Road - Single lane closed Monday through Thursday from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., and Friday from 9:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. for sign structures and drainage work.
  • Furnace Road at I-95 - Single lane closed Monday through Thursday from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., and Friday from 9:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. for bridge work.
  • Prince William Parkway (Route 294) East and West from Caton Hill Road to Summerland Drive - Single lane closed Monday through Thursday from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., and Friday from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. for barrier and sign structures work.
  • Van Buren from Mine Road to Dumfries Road - Single lane closed Monday through Thursday from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., and Friday from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. for directional boring work.
  • Telegraph Road at I-95 - Single lane closed Monday through Thursday from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., and Friday from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. for retaining wall and water line work.

I-95 SHOULDER IMPROVEMENTPROJECT

NIGHT WORK

Closures occur between 9:30 p.m. and 5:00 a.m. Monday through Thursday, and between 9:30 p.m. and 9:00 a.m. Friday and Saturday unless otherwise noted. 

  • I-95 North from Dumfries Road to the Prince William Parkway (Route 294) - Two lanes closed Friday from 11 p.m. to 6 a.m., and Saturday from 10 p.m. to 6 a.m. for restriping work.
  • I-95 South from Dumfries Road to the Prince William Parkway (Route 294) - Two lanes closed Monday through Thursday from 11 p.m. to 5 a.m., and Friday from 11 p.m. to 9 a.m. for temporary barrier placement work.

DAY WORK

Closures occur between 9:00 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday, and between 9:30 a.m. and noon Friday unless otherwise noted. 

  • I-95 North from Dumfries Road to the Prince William Parkway (Route 294) - Single lane closed Monday throug Thursday from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., and Friday from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. for light pole foundation installation work.
  • I-95 South from the Prince William Parkway (Route 294) to Dumfries Road - Single lane closed Monday through Thursday from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., and Friday from 8 a.m. to 11 p.m. for conduit installation work.
  • I-95 North Collector Distributor Road at Dale Boulevard - Single lane closed Monday through Thursday from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., and Friday from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. for light pole foundation installation work.
  • I-95 South Collector Distributor Road from Dale Boulevard to Car Rest Area - Single lane closed Monday through Thursday from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., and Friday from 8 a.m. to 11 a.m. for light pole foundation installation work.
  • I-95/395 Reversible HOV Lanes from the Prince William Parkway (Route 294) to Dumfries Road - Single lane closed from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., and Friday from 8 a.m. to 11 a.m. for conduit installation work.

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