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Reeds Gap - Day 3, Yet Another Semi Blocks Road : And A Historical Look Back

Reeds Gap – Day 3, Yet Another Semi Blocks Road : And A Historical Look Back

[ 0 ] October 24, 2020

Near Reeds Gap Blue Ridge Parkway Nelson-Augusta County, VA Line By Tommy Stafford (some editorial content included) On Friday yet another semi tractor trailer blocked Route 664 near Reeds Gap. This is the forth big rig this week to get stuck there and block the roadway. Wednesday, Thursday and Friday law enforcement and  emergency crews […]

VDOT Unveils Proposed Changes to Route 151 : Via ABC 13

VDOT Unveils Proposed Changes to Route 151 : Via ABC 13

[ 0 ] October 16, 2014

Nelson County, VA More changes are on the way for people driving along the northern half of Route 151 in Nelson County. Concerns over increased traffic and a past history of numerous fatalities has VDOT continuing their improvements along the road to help keep cars moving. In 2007 a community group called Project 151 approached […]

Nelson: VDOT To Hold Route 151 Corridor Study Public Meeting On March 14, 2013

Nelson: VDOT To Hold Route 151 Corridor Study Public Meeting On March 14, 2013

[ 0 ] March 3, 2013

Afton Nelson County, VA Back in December 2012 we told you about an effort underway by Peter Agelasto of Nellysford, and other petitioners, to make changes to the speed limit along Route 151 through the Rockfish Valley. We also ran an online poll during that time as well, click here to see those results. VDOT […]

Nelson: Petitioners Want Consistent 45 MPH Speed Limit - From Rockfish Gap Down 151 - 35 MPH In Nellysford

Nelson: Petitioners Want Consistent 45 MPH Speed Limit – From Rockfish Gap Down 151 – 35 MPH In Nellysford

[ 2 ] December 15, 2012

Rockfish Valley Nelson County, VA A move is underway by some people living along and near Route 151 in the Rockfish Valley of Nelson County to make a consistent 45 MPH speed limit all along the highway with it dropping to 35 MPH in Nellysford before jumping back to 45 MPH all the way down […]

Almost Done. Final Touches All That Remain On 151 & 635 Intersection : 9.11.10

Almost Done. Final Touches All That Remain On 151 & 635 Intersection : 9.11.10

[ 3 ] September 11, 2010

Afton / Greenfield Nelson County, Virginia Just days beyond the three year mark of the traffic deaths of Laura Cavedo and her daughters, Elschen and Illana, a new left hand turn lane quietly opened Saturday afternoon in Greenfield. For weeks since mid July, VDOT and contractors have been working on the intersection where the family […]

Rumble Strips Added to 151 As Work Continues : 8.11.10

Rumble Strips Added to 151 As Work Continues : 8.11.10

[ 1 ] August 11, 2010

Nelson County, Virginia As part of an extensive upgrade program to Route 151 through Nelson County, VDOT has added rumble strips to the center line along the highway. The purpose of the strips if hopefully to alert a driver that might be swaying into the opposing lane. Center line rumble strips have been used for […]

Improvements Begin On Route 151 - Triple Fatality Intersection 7.8.10

Improvements Begin On Route 151 – Triple Fatality Intersection 7.8.10

[ 0 ] July 8, 2010

Greenfield Nelson County, Virginia Three years ago this August 30th, Laura Cavedo and her two daughters, Elschen and Iliana, were killed at the intersection of Route 151 and Greenfield Road (635) while waiting to make a left hand turn. The three were going back and forth to Crozet, moving things into their new home from […]

Greenfield : Survey Work Apparently Begins On 635 & 151 Intersection

Greenfield : Survey Work Apparently Begins On 635 & 151 Intersection

[ 0 ] January 30, 2009

Greenfield/Afton Nelson County, Virginia VDOT crews were seen Thursday surveying around the intersection of Routes 151 and 635 (Greenfield Road). The survey work is most likely preceding modifications to the intersection to put in a left turn lane in hopes of making the intersection safer. Two years ago this coming August, the intersection was the […]

Let's do something about 151

Let’s do something about 151

[ 26 ] September 7, 2007

REFRESH Nelson County Life Magazine HERE for the latest updates: The 151 & 635 intersection where Laura, Iliana, and Elschen were killed last Thursday. By Tommy Stafford Nelson County Life Magazine Greenfield, Virginia I saw a man I’ve known for years lose it the other day. I sat with him Friday as he cried uncontrollably […]

Remembering Laura, Elschen and Iliana

Remembering Laura, Elschen and Iliana

[ 0 ] September 7, 2007

Many of you have been asking us about details of a memorial service for Laura Cavedo and her two girls, the three victims of last week’s wreck at Rt. 151 and Greenfield Road. Shannon Farm will be hosting an outdoor memorial service Saturday, September 8 at 1pm. There will be a tent, so the memorial […]

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