Route 29 Solutions Traffic Alerts: Week of Sept. 5-9

Published Sunday, Sep. 4, 2016, 3:46 pm

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route 29 solutionsThe following work is scheduled, continue permitting, on a Route 29 mezzanine in Albemarle County and a city of Charlottesville during a arriving week. Speed boundary might be reduced and trade movements might be limited within highway work zones.

(NEW) or (UPDATE) prove revisions given final week’s report.

(UPDATE) Rio Road grade-separated intersection – The intersection is open to traffic. Motorists should follow new beyond and ground-mounted signs to beam them by a plan area. Tuesday by Friday a following overnight line closures will be in effect.

On Route 29 north and south of a Rio Road intersection:

  • Between 9 p.m. and 6 a.m., Tuesday by Friday there will be during slightest one line open both northbound and southbound
  • All business entrances will sojourn open during business hours
  • Turning movements during a Rio Road signal, including left turns and U-turns, might be limited between 9 p.m. and 6 a.m.

On Rio Road easterly and west of Route 29:

  • Between 9 p.m. and 6 a.m., a crossover, U-turn and left spin movements from Rio Road onto Route 29 and from Route 29 onto Rio Road might be restricted
  • All business entrances will sojourn open during business hours

During a overnight closures additional highway signs, cones and other trade controls will approach motorists by a work zone. The speed extent stays 35 mph during all times. The night work will continue for a subsequent several months.

Both of a proxy median breaks, located during Myers Drive and Berkmar Drive, have been closed. The Berkmar Drive intersection has been easy to a strange pattern to yield right-in, right-out entrance during Route 29 southbound.

(UPDATE) Route 29 widening – Construction continues along a alley shoulders between Route 643 (Polo Grounds Road) and Route 1719 (Towncenter Drive). Travel lanes are narrowed and shoulders are sealed within a work section and a speed extent is reduced to 40 mph. Expect few singular line closures Tuesdaythrough Friday between 9 p.m. and 6 a.m. Motorists should sojourn warning and use counsel by a work zone.

(UPDATE) Berkmar Drive Extended –Bridge construction commencement Wednesday will need mid-day closures of Rio Mills Road between Route 29 and Millers Cottage Lane. On Wednesday and Thursday a highway will be sealed from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.; on Friday a closure will start during 10 a.m. and finish during 2 p.m. All residential and business entrances along a north finish of Rio Mills Road will be permitted from Earlysville Road. On Towncenter Drive in a closeness of a roundabout, motorists should be warning for dump trucks and other apparatus entering and exiting a roadway.

Hillsdale Drive Extended – A new three-way stop will be commissioned during India Road/Line Drive/Construction Entrance to assist in construction apparatus safely entering roadway. Advance warning signs in further to new stop signs with orange flags will be installed. Paint markings, stop bars and centerline striping will also be adjusted. Obey trade controls and design teenager delays on Hillsdale Drive, Hydraulic Road, India Road, Zan Road, Greenbrier Drive, Pepsi Place and Seminole Court. For plan updates, revisit http://hillsdaledrive.org.