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November 18, 2012 12:10 am

STAFFORD COUNTY

Interstate 95

(New) Monday, 8 a.m.-3 p.m.; crews will be placing stone along the shoulder of I-95 northbound at Exit 133 (U.S. 17/Falmouth). One lane will be closed in the mobile work zone.

U.S. 1

(Update) Monday and Tuesday, 8 p.m.-5 a.m.; crews will be placing shoulder stone and installing raised pavement markers on U.S. 1 northbound and southbound between State Route 628 (Ramoth Church Road) to just north of State Route 631 (Coal Landing Road) One lane will be closed in each direction in the mobile work zone.

U.S. 1 (Falmouth Bridge)

(Update) Monday-Tuesday, 8 p.m.-6 a.m.. Motorists are reminded that one northbound lane will be closed on the bridge during the overnight hours and the sidewalk will be closed to pedestrians for the duration of the project. The southbound travel lanes will remain open during this phase of the project. This work is in connection with the Falmouth Bridge Sidewalk Rehabilitation Project.

SPOTSYLVANIA COUNTY

Interstate 95

(New) Monday, 8 a.m.-3 p.m. crews will be placing stone along the shoulder of I-95 southbound at Exit 130 (State Route 3/Fredericksburg). One lane will be closed in the mobile work zone. State Route 620 (Harrison Road)

(Update) Sunday, 8 p.m.-5 a.m.; crews will be placing stone along the shoulder on State Route 620 between State Route 1475 and the west end of the bridge over I-95. One lane will be closed in the mobile work zone.

KING GEORGE COUNTY

State Route 3

(Update) Sunday-Tuesday, 8 p.m.-5 a.m.; motorists will be restricted to one lane on State Route 3 eastbound from just east of State Route 609 to just east State Route 610 westbound. Crews will continue milling and paving in this area.

UNDER CONSTRUCTION

SPOTSYLVANIA COUNTY

State Route 208 (Spotsylvania County Bypass Project Phase II)

Be alert to the new traffic pattern on State Route 208 between Robert E. Lee Drive and Post Oak Road. Construction continues on the final segment of the Spotsylvania Courthouse Bypass from Post Oak Road to just east of the Ta River near Lake Anna. Estimated completion date is February 2013.

State Route 208 bridge over Lake Anna

Expect periodic lane closures during the daylight hours as crews work to complete miscellaneous items that are required to finish the bridge deck replacement project.

State Route 738 (Partlow Road) at Ta River

Construction continues on the southbound side of the bridge. A temporary traffic signal maintains one lane of traffic across the structure. The project is expected to be complete in November.

Mine Road/Lansdowne Road (Spotsylvania County Project)

Construction continues in the vicinity of the Mine Road/Lansdowne Road intersection. Expect delays and traffic-pattern changes during daylight hours.

State Route 3 widening project (Spotsylvania County Project)

This widening project of State Route 3 is located between Chewning Lane and Gordon Road.

Smith Station Road and Piedmont Drive (Spotsylvania County Project)

Work is under way at the intersection of Smith Station Road and Piedmont Drive. The Spotsylvania County roadway improvement project includes widening the road and the installation of a new traffic signal. Motorists in the vicinity of this work zone should follow the designated detour signs.

CAROLINE COUNTY

State Route 207 bridge replacement project

Work is under way to replace the westbound Route 207 bridge over the CSX railroad tracks. Eastbound and westbound traffic have been shifted to the eastbound State Route 207 bridge. The speed limit has been reduced to 45 mph in the work zone. Estimated completion date for the project is May 2013.

KING GEORGE COUNTY

U.S. 301 bridge over the Rappahannock River

Work is under way on the U.S. 301 bridge over the Rappahannock River. The bridge connects King George County and Caroline County at Port Royal. All traffic has been shifted to the southbound lanes on the bridge, with one lane open to traffic in each direction. The project is expected to be completed in July 2013.

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