The Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) Richmond District has released its forecast of road construction/closures that could cause delays from August 23 - 31, 2019.
To reduce congestion and add lane capacity, the Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) will suspend most highway construction and maintenance work zones on interstates and other roads over the Labor Day holiday weekend. Lane closures will be lifted from noon Friday, Aug. 30, 2019 to noon Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2019.
Four projects are planned that will impact travel in and to Goochland County. The full list of projects including other localities is available via the link below.
Rt. 288 north between Broad St. (Rt. 250) and I-64 east - Paving - August 25 - 26
There will be alternating lanes, ramps closed on Rt. 288 north between Broad St. (Rt. 250) and I-64 east from 7 p.m. - 6 a.m. Aug. 25-26 for paving.
Rt. 288 north - Pothole patching - August 27
The left lane will be closed on Rt. 288 north from 8:30 p.m. - 5 a.m. Aug. 27 for pothole patching.
I-64 east between I-195 (mm 186) and mm 158 - Pothole patching - August 27
There will be alternating, mobile lane closures on I-64 east between I-195 (mile marker 186) and mile marker 158 from 8:30 p.m. - 5 a.m. Aug. 27 for pothole patching.
Maidens Rd. (Rt. 634) over Courthouse Creek - Bridge work - Through fall 2019
Maidens Rd. (Rt. 634) will be closed over Courthouse Creek continuously through fall 2019 for bridge work. Use posted detour route. More: http://bit.ly/2jHJXZO
For the most current traffic and road work information, call 511 or visit www.511virginia.org. On the 511 website, drivers can also sign up to receive personalized traffic alerts, view traffic cameras or download the free Android or iPhone mobile app. You can also follow 511 Twitter feeds for the Richmond metro area at @511centralVA or follow @VaDOTRVA for general information about Richmond area road conditions and projects.
For road issues/problems please contact VDOT at 1-800-FOR-ROAD (1-800-367-7623).