Thursday, December 13, 2018

Street Closure - 2nd Street between Spring Street and Brown’s Island Way


Traffic Advisory
Department of Public Works
Providing a clean, safe and healthy environment



Richmond, Virginia
The Honorable Mayor Levar M. Stoney

cid:image002.gif@01CDF4C1.68BD8A10                                                                                                                                                  For Immediate Release
December 13, 2018
Media Contact:
Paige Hairston – (804) 646-3659 (Office)
                            (804) 385-0409 (Cell) 
 

Street Closure – 2nd Street
WHO:  City of Richmond Department of Public Works (https://twitter.com/DPW_RichmondVA) 

WHAT:  Street Closure

WHEN:  Starting at 6 p.m. on Friday, December 21 and ending at 6 p.m. on Sunday, December 23
WHERE: 2nd Street between Spring Street and Brown’s Island Way  
BACKGROUND:  The area will be closed to dismantle the tower crane at 621 South Belvidere Street. Please drive carefully and follow the detour signs.        
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The City of Richmond Department of Public Works (DPW) is one of only 146 accredited public works agencies in the United States. DPW’s portfolio comprises a wide array of services to include leaf collection; street, sidewalk and alley maintenance;  trash collection; recycling;  urban forestry;  signs; signals and pavement markings;  grass cutting;  graffiti removal;  and parking. In addition, DPW issues permits for working in the city’s right-of-way, manages City bridges, implements street and traffic Capital Projects, manages Richmond’s Bike Share program and maintains the fleet of city vehicles.  DPW’s operating budget comes from the general fund of the City of Richmond.   For more information about DPW services, click here or call 3-1-1.

Forest Hill Avenue from Hathaway Road to Powhite Parkway


Traffic Advisory
Department of Public Works
Providing a clean, safe and healthy environment



Richmond, Virginia
The Honorable Mayor Levar M. Stoney

cid:image002.gif@01CDF4C1.68BD8A10                                                                                                                                                 For Immediate Release
December 13, 2018
Media Contact:
Paige Hairston – (804) 646-3659 (Office)
                            (804) 385-0409 (Cell) 
 

Lane Closure – Forest Hill Avenue 

WHO:  City of Richmond Department of Public Works (https://twitter.com/DPW_RichmondVA) 

WHAT:  Lane Closure

WHEN:  Adding Saturdays to the current daily schedule starting at 9 a.m. on Saturday, December 15 through 4 p.m. Saturday, April 27, 2019
WHERE: Forest Hill Avenue from Hathaway Road to Powhite Parkway  
BACKGROUND:  The area will experience intermittent lane closures during construction of the Forest Hill Avenue Improvement Plan. Project improvements include: the installation of sidewalks, curb and gutter, medians, landscaping, traffic signals, paving and pavement markings. Drivers are encouraged to follow all construction signs within the construction zone.        
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The City of Richmond Department of Public Works (DPW) is one of only 146 accredited public works agencies in the United States. DPW’s portfolio comprises a wide array of services to include leaf collection; street, sidewalk and alley maintenance;  trash collection; recycling;  urban forestry;  signs; signals and pavement markings;  grass cutting;  graffiti removal;  and parking. In addition, DPW issues permits for working in the city’s right-of-way, manages City bridges, implements street and traffic Capital Projects, manages Richmond’s Bike Share program and maintains the fleet of city vehicles.  DPW’s operating budget comes from the general fund of the City of Richmond.   For more information about DPW services, click here or call 3-1-1.

Wednesday, December 5, 2018

Street Closure - Canal Street


Traffic Advisory
Department of Public Works
Providing a clean, safe and healthy environment



Richmond, Virginia
The Honorable Mayor Levar M. Stoney

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December 5, 2018                                          For Immediate Release
Media Contact:
Sharon North – 804.646.5607(Office)
                          804.263.4325 (Cell) 
 

                                             Street Closure – Canal Street 
WHO:  City of Richmond Department of Public Works (https://twitter.com/DPW_RichmondVA) 

WHAT:  Street Closure

WHEN: Sunday, December 9 through Monday, December 17, 6 p.m. to 6 a.m.
WHERE: Canal Street
BACKGROUND: Canal Street between 6th and 7th streets will be closed while a crane operates at the Dominion Energy building.  Access to the Delta Hotel by Marriott (formerly Crown Plaza) will be maintained by temporarily converting Canal Street to two way traffic between 5th and 6th streets. Motorist are urged to use caution and observe traffic signage        
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The City of Richmond Department of Public Works (DPW) is one of only 146 accredited public works agencies in the United States. DPW’s portfolio comprises a wide array of services to include leaf collection; street, sidewalk and alley maintenance;  trash collection; recycling;  urban forestry;  signs; signals and pavement markings;  grass cutting;  graffiti removal;  and parking. In addition, DPW issues permits for working in the city’s right-of-way, manages City bridges, implements street and traffic Capital Projects, manages Richmond’s Bike Share program and maintains the fleet of city vehicles.  DPW’s operating budget comes from the general fund of the City of Richmond.   For more information about DPW services, click here or call 3-1-1.

Wednesday, November 28, 2018

2018 Dominion Energy Christmas Parade Traffic Advisory


2018 Dominion Energy Christmas Parade Traffic Advisory

November 27, 2018

Thousands of people are expected to line Broad Street on Saturday for the 35th annual Dominion Christmas Parade. Numerous street closures and “No Parking” zones will be in effect.

The parade will begin at 10:15 a.m. at the Science Museum of Virginia and proceed east on Broad Street toward Seventh Street. More than 100,000 spectators from across Virginia attend annually, according to parade organizers.

Major city thoroughfares such as Broad Street and Leigh Street will be affected. “No Parking” zones along the route will go into effect beginning at 5 a.m. on Saturday, Dec. 1 until 3 p.m.

The following roads will be closed beginning at 7 a.m. and remain in effect until approximately 2:00 p.m.

·         West Broad Street between Terminal Place and North 8th Street
·         DMV Drive between West Broad and West Leigh Streets
·         West Leigh Street between Hermitage and Myers Street
·         North 7th Street between East Broad and Jackson Streets
·         East Leigh Street between 4th and 9th Streets
·         East Marshall between 3rd and 7th Streets

Tuesday, November 20, 2018

Lane Closure - Bellevue Avenue between Brook Road and Hermitage Road


Traffic Advisory
Department of Public Works
Providing a clean, safe and healthy environment



Richmond, Virginia
The Honorable Mayor Levar M. Stoney

cid:image002.gif@01CDF4C1.68BD8A10                                                                                                                                                  For Immediate Release
November 20, 2018
Media Contact:
Paige Hairston – (804) 646-3659 (Office)
                            (804) 385-0409 (Cell) 
 

                       Lane Closure – Bellevue Avenue
 
WHO:  City of Richmond Department of Public Works (https://twitter.com/DPW_RichmondVA) 

WHAT:  Lane Closure

WHEN:  Monday, November 26 through Monday, December 3 from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.
WHERE:  Bellevue Avenue between Brook Road and Hermitage Road
BACKGROUND: There will be alternating lane closures for milling and paving. Please drive carefully and follow the road signs.        
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The City of Richmond Department of Public Works (DPW) is one of only 146 accredited public works agencies in the United States. DPW’s portfolio comprises a wide array of services to include leaf collection; street, sidewalk and alley maintenance;  trash collection; recycling;  urban forestry;  signs; signals and pavement markings;  grass cutting;  graffiti removal;  and parking. In addition, DPW issues permits for working in the city’s right-of-way, manages City bridges, implements street and traffic Capital Projects, manages Richmond’s Bike Share program and maintains the fleet of city vehicles.  DPW’s operating budget comes from the general fund of the City of Richmond.   For more information about DPW services, click here or call 3-1-1.

Friday, November 9, 2018

Street Closure - North 9th Street between Broad to Grace streets


Traffic Advisory
Department of Public Works
Providing a clean, safe and healthy environment



Richmond, Virginia
The Honorable Mayor Levar M. Stoney

cid:image002.gif@01CDF4C1.68BD8A10                                                                                                                                                      For Immediate Release

November 9, 2018
Media Contact:
Paige Hairston – (804) 646-3659 (Office)
                            (804) 385-0409 (Cell) 
 

                       Street Closure – North 9th Street 

WHO:  City of Richmond Department of Public Works (https://twitter.com/DPW_RichmondVA) 

WHAT:  Street Closure

WHEN:  Monday, November 12 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

WHERE: North 9th Street between Broad and Grace streets

BACKGROUND: There will be two lanes of traffic closed along North 9th Street between Grace and Broad streets to allow subsurface borings for the construction of the new General Assembly Building at 201 North 9th Street. Please drive carefully and follow the road signs.        
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The City of Richmond Department of Public Works (DPW) is one of only 146 accredited public works agencies in the United States. DPW’s portfolio comprises a wide array of services to include leaf collection; street, sidewalk and alley maintenance;  trash collection; recycling;  urban forestry;  signs; signals and pavement markings;  grass cutting;  graffiti removal;  and parking. In addition, DPW issues permits for working in the city’s right-of-way, manages City bridges, implements street and traffic Capital Projects, manages Richmond’s Bike Share program and maintains the fleet of city vehicles.  DPW’s operating budget comes from the general fund of the City of Richmond.   For more information about DPW services, click here or call 3-1-1.

Thursday, November 8, 2018

Lane Closure – Bellevue Avenue between Brook Road and Hermitage Road


Traffic Advisory
Department of Public Works
Providing a clean, safe and healthy environment



Richmond, Virginia
The Honorable Mayor Levar M. Stoney

cid:image002.gif@01CDF4C1.68BD8A10                                                                                                                                                  For Immediate Release

November 8, 2018

Media Contact:
Paige Hairston – (804) 646-3659 (Office)
                            (804) 385-0409 (Cell) 
 

                       Lane Closure – Bellevue Avenue  

WHO:  City of Richmond Department of Public Works (https://twitter.com/DPW_RichmondVA) 

WHAT:  Lane Closure

WHEN:  Monday, November 12 through Tuesday, November 20 from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.

WHERE:  Bellevue Avenue between Brook Road and Hermitage Road

BACKGROUND: There will be alternating lane closures for milling and paving. Please drive carefully and follow the road signs.        
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The City of Richmond Department of Public Works (DPW) is one of only 146 accredited public works agencies in the United States. DPW’s portfolio comprises a wide array of services to include leaf collection; street, sidewalk and alley maintenance;  trash collection; recycling;  urban forestry;  signs; signals and pavement markings;  grass cutting;  graffiti removal;  and parking. In addition, DPW issues permits for working in the city’s right-of-way, manages City bridges, implements street and traffic Capital Projects, manages Richmond’s Bike Share program and maintains the fleet of city vehicles.  DPW’s operating budget comes from the general fund of the City of Richmond.   For more information about DPW services, click here or call 3-1-1.