By Tracy Lynn - bio
....Good Wednesday morning from the First Warning Traffic Center.
Accidents include W. I-64 ramp to N. I-95 (Shockoe Valley Bridge), S. I-95 @ W. I-64 (Bryan Park), N. I-95 @ Willis Road, & tractor trailer leaking fuel N. I-95 at Lewistown.
Starting at 9am today until 11am Thursday Hull St. will be closed at 7th St, for water main work. Use Bainbridge or Semmes Ave. as your alternate.
Work continues on the Mayo Bridge. One lane is blocked in each direction between 9am & 3:30pm through Friday.
WEEKLY TRAFFIC OUTLOOK
These are current construction/ utility projects around the area to watch out for.
Richmond- Gas main work through October 8,2010 affecting the inside travel lanes of Jefferson Davis Highway from Maury St. to Bellmeade.
Richmond- Utility project through summer of 2010 Boulevard between Kensington & Broad St.
Henrico- Paving operation 7pm - 6am, alternating lane closures, I-64 in each direction from Parham to I-95.
Henrico- Paving Tuesday through Thursday 7pm - 6am. The ramps will be closed from Parham Road to I-64.
Henrico- Paving through Friday from 10pm - 6am. The ramp will be closed from E. I-64 to Broad/Glenside.
Henrico- Pavement repair from 7pm - 6am southbound I-295 from Nuckols Rd. to Staples Mill. The left & center lanes are blocked.
Henrico- Relocating traffic signals & traffic shifting Church Rd. & Pump Rd and continuing along Church Rd. between Blandfield & SterlingwoodTrace/Chapelwood Lane. This is part of the John Rolfe Parkway Project.
Henrico- Pothole patching 6:30pm- 6:30am S. I-295 from Chamberlayne to Meadowbridge Rd.
Henrico- Utility project through the fall of 2010 Patterson Ave. from Otlyn Rd. & Westbriar Dr. You can expect lane closures in each direction.
Henrico- Maintenance activities through October 2010 along Patterson Ave. at Gaskins Rd. from 8am - 7pm. The right turn lane and left shoulder will be closed from Patterson Ave. west & the left turn lane from Patterson Ave. Detours are posted.
Henrico- Airport Connector Project through Aug. 2010. Traffic will be down to one lane 895 west from I-295 to Laburnum Ave.
Henrico- Bridge closed for repair through Oct. 2010 Willis Church Rd. from Carters Mill Rd. to Willis Church Rd.
Hanover- Road re-alignment through October 2010. Pouncey Tract Rd. is closed from Mile Branch Rd. to Howard's Mill Rd. Traffic is detoured to Howard's Mill Rd.
Hanover- Pothole repair 6:30pm- 6:30am S. I-295 from Chamberlayne to Meadowbridge. You can expect single and dual lane closures.
Chesterfield- Concrete patching Thursday, July 29th through Oct 2011 S. Rt. 288 from Powhite Parkway to I-95. Crews will start on the northbound side spring of 2011. Expect delays due to alternating lane closures between 7pm - 6am.
Chesterfield- Right lane closed for shoulder repair from 7am - 5pm through Wednesday, August 18,2010 on Watkins Centre Parkway near Midlothian Turnpike.
Dinwiddie- Concrete repair through Friday, Aug. 20, 2010. The right lane is closed S. I-85 near the Sutherland exit (Rt. 460).
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