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Traffic Alert - Monday, February 27
An Albemarle County Sewer Authority sanitary sewer line improvement has been included in the Hillsdale Drive Extension project. Flagging operations on Greenbrier Drive (between Route 29 and Hillsdale Drive) began directing traffic on Tuesday,
February 14, 2017. The sewer line will be replaced from Hillsdale Drive to Westfield Road by Friday, March 3rd. Remaining work from Westfield Road to Route 29 to be scheduled.
A new section of Hillsdale Drive Extension was opened on Friday, February 24th. The existing Hillsdale Drive roadway segment at Hydraulic Road will now connect to India Road. This segment of roadway is being opened to aid in business access while other
construction activities commence.
Line Drive will be closed to travel between India Road and Zan Road on Monday, February 27th. Access to six businesses from Route 29 traveling south has changed from the Seminole Court signal to the new Hillsdale Drive segment from Hydraulic
Road. Detour signing listing the businesses has been erected on Route 29 and Hydraulic Road directing motorists to turn left onto Hydraulic Road and left onto Hillsdale Drive. A detour map was also created for the businesses and is available on the project’s website. Access from Route 29 traveling north remains the same. Reconstruction of the road will take approx. 1 month to complete and reopen.