Traffic Alert: Main Street Railroad Crossing Replacement

The Virginia Department of Transportation will be CLOSING the East & Westbound lanes of Route 7 Business (Main Street) beginning on Sunday, April 22, 2012, at 7:00 a.m.  Estimated completion date is Tuesday, April 24, 2012 at 8:00 p.m., weather permitting. The reason for this closure is for railroad crossing replacement. Norfolk Southern Railroad will be performing this work.

DETOUR IS AS FOLLOWS:

Eastbound traffic will use Route 340 (Buckmarsh Street) North to Route 7 (Harry Byrd Highway) East to Route 7 Business.
Westbound traffic will use Route 7 (Harry Byrd Highway) West to Route 340 (Buckmarsh Street) South to Route 7 Business.

Please note:  Route 615 (Boone Road) will also be closed at Liberty Street.  Southbound traffic will use Liberty Street West to Church Street South to Route 7 Business.  Northbound traffic will use Church Street North to Liberty Street East to Boone Road.