SCHEDULED CONSTRUCTION AND MAINTENANCE WORK
CULPEPER DISTRICT: April 22, 2019
Route 637 IN GREENE CO. WILL CLOSE FOR PIPE REPLACEMENT
Detour in place April 29-May 10; all entrances will remain accessible during work
Route 637 (Octonia Road) in Greene County will close to through traffic on April 29 while a crew with the Virginia Department of Transportation replaces a large pipe that carries water underneath the roadway. The existing pipe, which is 8 ½ feet in diameter, is in poor condition and will be replaced with a new steel pipe.
The road will reopen to traffic on May 10. During the closure, drivers should use Route 621 (South River Road) and Route 230 (Madison Road) as an alternate route around the work zone. Private entrances on both sides of the project will remain open during the closure.
Route 33 (Spotswood Trail) – Resurfacing operations between Route 625 (Goose Pond Road) and Route 638 (Turkey Ridge Road). Expect alternating lane closures Monday through Friday from 7 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
(NEW) Route 743 (Advance Mills Road) – Resurfacing operations between Route 644 (Cedar Grove Road) and the Albemarle County line. Alternating lane closures controlled by flagging operations. Expect delays Wednesday through Friday from 7 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Will Merritt, 540-829-7370 (office)
Lou Hatter, 540-727-3201 (office)