News Flash

Danville, VA Local Government News and Announcements

Posted on: November 1, 2019

Resurfacing set for Central Boulevard section

Traffic alert sign

UPDATE: Milling and paving will take place Monday, Nov. 4, on the southbound lanes of Central Boulevard from Parker Road to Coleman Market Place. The work will require alternating lane closures.

The work is scheduled to be completed that day.

On Tuesday, crews will begin milling and paving on Memorial Drive from Central Boulevard to Cahill Court. This work will require a brief ramp closure on Tuesday. On Wednesday, crews are scheduled to complete resurfacing in this section of Memorial Drive.

On Thursday and Friday, milling and paving will take place on Main Street from Holbrook Avenue to South Ridge Street.

The resurfacing projects are funded by the Virginia Department of Transportation’s State of Good Repair program. The program provides funding for deteriorated pavements and structurally deficient bridges.

Adams Construction is the contractor.

Motorists are urged to slow down and be alert to altered traffic patterns or consider an alternate route.

UPDATE POSTED MONDAY, OCT. 28:

Resurfacing to begin on Riverside Drive section

Milling and paving will begin Tuesday on the eastbound lanes of Riverside Drive from Piedmont Drive to Westover Drive. The work will require alternating lane closures.

Crews will start with the left lane, then move to the center lane, and finish with the right lane. The ramp from Piedmont Drive to Riverside Drive eastbound will be closed during the milling and paving. The ramp closure is scheduled tentatively on Thursday morning, weather permitting.

Today, crews are completing milling and paving on the eastbound lanes of South Boston Road from Oakland Avenue to Riverpoint Drive.

The milling and paving of sections of Riverside Drive and South Boston Road is part of a list of resurfacing projects funded by the Virginia Department of Transportation’s State of Good Repair program. The program provides funding for deteriorated pavements and structurally deficient bridges.

Over the next two weeks, resurfacing also will take place on sections of Central Boulevard, Memorial Drive, and Main Street.

Adams Construction is the contractor.

Motorists are urged to slow down and be alert to altered traffic patterns or consider an alternate route.

ORIGINAL STORY POSTED ON MONDAY, OCT. 21

Resurfacing to begin on South Boston Road

Weather permitting, milling and paving will begin Tuesday on the westbound lanes of South Boston Road from the Danville Expressway overpass to Old Halifax Road. The work will require alternating lane closures.

Following completion, crews this week will resurface the eastbound lanes of South Boston Road from Oakland Avenue to Riverpoint Drive.

This section of South Boston Road is the first on a list of resurfacing projects funded by the Virginia Department of Transportation’s State of Good Repair program. The program provides funding for deteriorated pavements and structurally deficient bridges.

Over the next two to three weeks, resurfacing also will take place on sections of Central Boulevard, Memorial Drive, Riverside Drive, and Main Street.

Adams Construction is the contractor.

Motorists are urged to slow down and be alert to altered traffic patterns or consider an alternate route.

Facebook Twitter Email

Other News in Danville, VA Local Government News and Announcements

Police car with Community and Youth Engagement logo

Police hold 11th community walk of year

Posted on: November 15, 2019
Photo of ribbon chopping ceremony

City welcomes new entertainment venues

Posted on: November 8, 2019
Image - Daylight savings time - change clock, batteries

Change your clock, change your battery

Posted on: November 1, 2019
Police car with Community and Youth Engagement logo

Police hold 10th community walk of year

Posted on: October 23, 2019
Robert David second from left, with Mayor Alonzo Jones, far right, City Manager Ken Larking, second

Project Imagine wins top award from VML

Posted on: October 15, 2019