Monday, March 16, 2020

Street Closure - North and Hazelhurst Avenues


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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For Immediate Release
March 16, 2020
Media Contact:
Sharon North – 804-646-5607 (Office)
                          804-263-4325 (Cell) 



                                Street Closure – North and Hazelhurst Avenues   
WHO:  City of Richmond Department of Public Works (https://twitter.com/DPW_RichmondVA) 

WHAT:  Street Closure

WHEN: Wednesday, March 18 through Friday, March 27 from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.
WHERE: The following areas will be impacted:
·        North Avenue between West laburnum Avenue and Lades Mile
·        Hazelhurst Avenue between North Avenue and Ladies Mile
VOTER DISTRICT: 3
BACKGROUND:  There will be street closures during paving.    
    
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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, March 13, 2020

Street Closure - Riverside Drive


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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For Immediate Release
March 13, 2020
Media Contact:
Sharon North – 804-646-5607 (Office)
                          804-263-4325 (Cell) 



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

WHAT:  Street Closure

WHEN:  Monday, March 16 through Thursday, April 16 from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.
WHERE: The below areas will be impacted:
·         24th Street between Leigh Street and Jefferson Avenue
·         Leigh Street between 24th Street and Jefferson Avenue
VOTER DISTRICT: 7
BACKGROUND:  There area will be closed during installation/repair of sidewalks, curb extensions and handicap ramps.   
    
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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, March 12, 2020

Lane Closure - Brook Road


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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For Immediate Release
March 12, 2020
Media Contact:
Sharon North – 804-646-5607 (Office)
                         804-263-4325 (Cell) 


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

WHAT:  Lane Closure

WHEN:  Tuesday, March 17 through Tuesday, March 31from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.daily
WHERE:Brook Road between Laburnum and Azalea avenues
VOTER DISTRICT: 3
BACKGROUND:  There will be periodic lane closures during paving.  
     
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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.

Tuesday, March 10, 2020

Street Closure – Riverside Drive


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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For Immediate Release
March 10, 2020
Media Contact:
Sharon North – 804-646-5607 (Office)
                          804-263-4325 (Cell) 


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

WHAT:  Street Closure

WHEN:  Thursday, March 12 through Wednesday, March 18 from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.
WHERE: Riverside Drive between each end of Rockfalls Drive
VOTER DISTRICT: 4
BACKGROUND:  There will be periodic lane closures for paving.    
     
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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.

Street Closure – Old Brook Road


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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For Immediate Release
March 10, 2020
Media Contact:
Sharon North – 804-646-5607 (Office)
                          804-263-4325 (Cell) 

                                            Street Closure – Old Brook Road 

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

WHAT:  Street Closure

WHEN:  Thursday, March 12 through Wednesday, March 18 from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.
WHERE: Old Brook Road between Azalea Avenue and North Avenue
VOTER DISTRICT: 3
BACKGROUND:  There will be periodic lane closures for paving.    
     
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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, February 28, 2020


For Immediate Release                                                                                                                                                            Media Contact:  Sharon North

February 28, 2020                                                                                                                                                                     o:  804.646-5607  c:  804.263-4325


Parking Restrictions will be In Place d­uring Primary Election
~Ticketing and towing will be enforced for unauthorized vehicles~

RICHMOND, Va. –  There will be restricted on-street parking on Tuesday, March 3 during primary day to accommodate chief election officers, those working the polls on Election Day and for voters in some areas. Parking will be prohibited in the following areas from 5 a.m. to 10 p.m.

·         Three parking meters/pay stations on the west side of the Main Library (Election Officer placard must be displayed)
·         All parking meters/pay stations on 9th and 10th streets between Broad and Marshall streets (Election Officer placard must be displayed)
·         All parking meters/pay stations on the north side of Marshall Street between 9th and 10th streets (Election Officer placard must be displayed)
·         The north side of Palmyra Avenue in the block of Hermitage Methodist Home (a polling location) will be designated for voters and election officers only
·         Three parking meters on the south side of Grace Street in the vicinity of Dominion Place at 1025 West Grace St., which is a polling location
·         All parking on the north side of Main Street between North Cherry and North Harrison streets will be designated for voters and election officers only
·         All parking on the west side of North Cherry Street between West Main Street and Floyd Avenue will be designated for voters and election officers only
·         All parking on the east side of Beaufont Hills Drive between LaCorolla Avenue and Lamar Drive will be designated for voters and election officers only

All parking meters/pay stations around City Hall, as described above, will remain restricted on Wednesday, March 4, from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Towing and ticketing of unauthorized vehicles will be enforced while the parking restrictions are in place. All restricted meters and locations will be marked accordingly. Voters are encouraged to pay attention to all signage.

We’re Social! For updates on DPW-related projects, activities and events visit us on Twitter @DPW_RichmondVA

Friday, February 14, 2020

Detours at I-95 exit ramp at Maury St

Detours Today on Maury St at I-95 Ramp


Due to a gas leak on the 600 block of Maury Street in Manchester neighborhood today, Feb. 14, 2020, one lane of Maury will be closed and detours marked at 4th Street and the I-95 exit ramp. Detour will direct cars onto 4th, to Gordon, to Commerce. The travel lane from Commerce to Maury to the I-95 ramp is open.

Tuesday, February 4, 2020

Street Closure - West Clay 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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For Immediate Release
February 4, 2020
Media Contact:
Sharon North – 804-646-5607 (Office)
                          804-263-4325 (Cell) 



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

WHAT:  Street Closure

WHEN:  9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Wednesday, February 5
WHERE: 1100 block of West Clay Street between Hancock and Harrison streets
VOTER DISTRICT: 2nd Voter District:
BACKGROUND: The above mentioned area will be closed during the emergency removal of two trees..
    
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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.

Tuesday, January 14, 2020

Lane Closure - South 8th Street between Cary and Canal streets


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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For Immediate Release
January 14, 2020
Media Contact:
Paige Hairston – 804-646-3659 (Office)
                            804-385-0409 (Cell) 



                                            Lane Closure – South 8th Street  

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

WHAT:  Lane Closure

WHEN:  Tuesday, January 14 through Monday, February 10
WHERE: South 8th Street between Cary and Canal streets (located in the 6th voter district)
BACKGROUND: South 8th Street will be reduced to two lanes between Cary and Canal streets. Motorists who use South 8th Street to access the Downtown Expressway are encouraged to use alternate routes, such as 5th Street. The closure is needed to prepare the building at 701 East Cary Street for demolition.   
    
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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.