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Nelson : 2018 Lockn’ Festival Transportation Information

Nelson : 2018 Lockn’ Festival Transportation Information

[ 0 ] August 13, 2018

FROM THE VIRGINIA DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION: Be aware of possible congestion and changes in traffic patterns on US 29 and side roads near Oak Ridge Estate from Wednesday evening, August 22 through midday Monday, August 27. The highest volumes of traffic on Route 29 are expected to occur during the overnight hours of Wednesday through […]

CVEC Announces Second Stop in Nelson County for Fiber Network Installation

CVEC Announces Second Stop in Nelson County for Fiber Network Installation

[ 0 ] August 2, 2018

Arrington Nelson County, Virginia Central Virginia Electric Cooperative (CVEC) announced the next stop for fiber installation will be in Nelson County in 2019, providing communications for a smart grid system and delivering high speed internet to its members.  Nelson County was selected as the next stop due to the lowest cost to serve based on […]

ALBEMARLE - EMERGENCY PIPE REPLACEMENT COMPLETE ON RT. 250 (Updated 1:25 PM - Friday 8.3.18)

ALBEMARLE – EMERGENCY PIPE REPLACEMENT COMPLETE ON RT. 250 (Updated 1:25 PM – Friday 8.3.18)

[ 0 ] August 2, 2018

  EMERGENCY PIPE REPLACEMENT COMPLETE ON RT. 250 Route 250 is open to traffic just east of Route 744 (Hacktown Road)   CULPEPER — Route 250 (Richmond Road) is open to traffic just east of Route 744 (Hacktown Road) in Albemarle County. The detour has been lifted.   Crews with the Virginia Department of Transportation […]

SOUTHBOUND I-81 REOPENS IN ROCKBRIDGE COUNTY - Update 4:55 PM

SOUTHBOUND I-81 REOPENS IN ROCKBRIDGE COUNTY – Update 4:55 PM

[ 0 ] August 2, 2018

STAUNTON – (4:55 p.m.) Both southbound lanes of Interstate 81 in Rockbridge County have reopened following this morning’s tractor trailer crash at mile marker 196 near Lexington. The detour at exit 200 (Fairfield) has been lifted.   Motorists should continue to expect significant congestion on southbound I-81 and Route 11 in Rockbridge County and southern […]

Firefly Fiber Broadband Lands In Central Virginia - Offers Internet Solutions for CVEC Members

Firefly Fiber Broadband Lands In Central Virginia – Offers Internet Solutions for CVEC Members

[ 0 ] July 31, 2018

Arrington Nelson County, Virginia Firefly Fiber Broadband is launching in Central Virginia with high-speed internet offerings for Central Virginia Electric Cooperative’s (CVEC) residential and commercial accounts. Firefly Fiber Broadband will be the internet service provider (ISP) for Central Virginia Services Inc., CVEC’s wholly-owned subsidiary. Firefly Fiber Broadband will lease fiber which CVEC is installing to […]

Albemarle : ROUTE 250 BRIDGE AT IVY IS OPEN TO TRAFFIC

Albemarle : ROUTE 250 BRIDGE AT IVY IS OPEN TO TRAFFIC

[ 0 ] July 26, 2018

  Ivy Albemarle County, Virginia The bridge on Route 250 (Ivy Road) over Little Ivy Creek near Ivy west of Charlottesville is open to traffic, one day ahead of its scheduled reopening. Crews are now working to remove signs and other detour indicators along Route 250 and Interstate 64.   The project contractor, Burleigh Construction […]

Nelson : 4th Annual SK8 Nelson Festival Fundraiser Held This Past Weekend

Nelson : 4th Annual SK8 Nelson Festival Fundraiser Held This Past Weekend

[ 0 ] July 22, 2018

Afton/Greenfield Nelson County, Virginia This past Saturday the weather cooperated and Save Sk8 Nelson went off without a hitch. BRL has been a sponsor of the event since the beginning. There was plenty of great live entertainment including Shagwüf, The Blndrs, 7th Grade Girl Fight, and Nefarious Characters while the skaters showed off on the […]

Appomattox : CVEC Crews Working Over Weekend To Prepare For Eventual Fiber Install

Appomattox : CVEC Crews Working Over Weekend To Prepare For Eventual Fiber Install

[ 0 ] July 20, 2018

  Appomattox County, Virginia From CVEC: CVEC crews will be working in the Appomattox area this weekend performing maintenance and make ready work for the fiber install. They will be installing anchors, repositioning transformers, and replacing poles. Here are a few photos of what you might see.  

TRAFFIC ALERT FOR JULY 23-27, 2018 :  Highway Work Zones in the Staunton District

TRAFFIC ALERT FOR JULY 23-27, 2018 : Highway Work Zones in the Staunton District

[ 0 ] July 20, 2018

      STAUNTON – The following is a list of highway work that may affect traffic in the Staunton transportation district during the coming weeks. The Staunton district consists of 11 counties from the Alleghany Highlands to the northern Shenandoah Valley:  Alleghany, Bath, Rockbridge, Highland, Augusta, Rockingham, Page, Shenandoah, Frederick, Clarke and Warren. Scheduled […]

BREDL Says Nelson County Service Authority Votes To Deny Water For ACP

BREDL Says Nelson County Service Authority Votes To Deny Water For ACP

[ 0 ] July 20, 2018

Nelson County, Virginia We first shared this information Thursday evening on our BRL Facebook page. Thursday the Nelson County Service Authority voted unanimously to deny water for ACP (Atlantic Coast Pipeline) for drilling involved in the construction. That, according to the post below from the Blue Ridge Environmental Defense League. More as we know.

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