Archives: VDOT

VDOT project aims to improve pedestrian access along West Broad Street near Willow Lawn

The $2 million project will include improved sidewalks, ramps, crosswalks, and pedestrian signals.

VDOT announces lane closures for replacement of Bryan Park, Shockoe Valley bridges

Motorists can expect nighttime and weekend lane closures on both bridges along the Interstate 64 corridor.

VDOT holding public meeting on improvements to Parham & Patterson intersection

The West End intersection has been among the most highly-trafficked for decades.

Bicyclist dies after colliding with VDOT snow plow near Virginia Center Commons

The accident happened just before 6:00 AM on Route 1 in Henrico.

Two accidents shut down parts of I-95

Two accidents near one another have created a traffic nightmare on the highway.

Traffic Alert: River Road closed west of Gaskins due to water main break

VDOT advises motorists to avoid area through Friday.

VDOT taking a closer look at Shockoe traffic study

“The preliminary study was very general in nature and it was difficult to draw any conclusions about the interstate interchanges with the fairly limited information provided,”

Half of RVA’s bridges need work

On an average day, cars and trucks make more than 31 million trips over Virginia bridges that are obsolete or in disrepair.

New fee structure announced for E-ZPass customers

VDOT has announced a new pricing structure, which includes a monthly fee, that will begin later this fall.

Public encouraged to picnic this Sunday on Huguenot Bridge

This Saturday, VDOT will divert traffic from the existing 62-year-old Huguenot Memorial Bridge to the first half of the new, replacement bridge. On Sunday, from 8:00 AM – 6:00 PM, the bridge will be open to pedestrians for walking, cycling, or even picnicking. People will access a closed-off portion of Huguenot Bridge via a closed […]