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November 4, 2016

PIPE REPAIRS TO CLOSE LANE ON TEMPLE AVENUE IN PRINCE GEORGE

The structure is located between Puddledock Rd. and River Rd.

PRINCE GEORGE – The Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) will close the eastbound right lane on Temple Avenue (Route 144) between Puddledock Road (Route 645) and River Road/Edgewood Road in Prince George County beginning at 7 a.m. on Monday, November 7 for pipe repairs. Weather permitting, pipe repairs are expected to be complete by Wednesday, November 9.

To avoid delays, drivers can use the suggested alternate route:

• Eastbound Temple Ave. (Rt. 144) – Take Puddledock Rd. (Rt. 645) south to E. Washington St./Oaklawn Blvd. east.

Anyone with questions about the project can call VDOT’s customer service center at 800-FOR-ROAD (800-367-7623).

For the latest real-time traffic information or road conditions, call 511 or visit http://www.511virginia.org.