322 Conchester Highway

Conchester Highway

Project Information

Construction Schedule

The widening and reconstruction of U.S. 322 (Conchester Highway), Section 101, will be completed in three main stages. Access will be maintained to driveways along the corridor during construction. Non-peak hours for construction-related lane restrictions are: Mondays through Fridays, 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM; Mondays through Fridays 8:00 PM to 5:00 AM; non-holiday Weekends.


Section 101

Construction Stage 1A - Early 2017

During the first several weeks of construction, the contractor under Stage 1A will reconstruct the shoulder along the westbound side of existing U.S. 322 (Conchester Highway) to provide additional space for traffic using the existing roadway during the remainder of Stage 1 construction.

 

During Stage 1A Construction

  • One lane of eastbound and one lane of westbound traffic remain on the original pavement; and
  • The shoulder on the westbound side is reconstructed.

Traffic Impacts

  • Flagger-controlled alternating single lane Monday-Friday, 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM, 7:00 PM to 6:00 AM on U.S. 322 (Conchester Highway) as needed
  • Travel restrictions, including one-lane traffic with flaggers, Monday-Friday, 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM, 7:00 PM to 6:00 AM at intersections within the active work area

Construction Stage 1 - Early 2017 through mid-2018

Stage 1A westbound shoulder work area. Stage 1 construction of new eastbound lanes

During Stage 1 Construction

  • One lane of eastbound and one lane of westbound traffic remain on the original pavement; and
  • The south side is cleared, excavated, new storm water drainage is installed, and two new eastbound lanes are constructed.

Traffic Impacts

  • Flagger-controlled alternating single lane Monday-Friday, 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM, 7:00 PM to 6:00 AM on U.S. 322 (Conchester Highway) as needed
  • Travel restrictions, including one-lane traffic with flaggers, Monday-Friday, 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM, 7:00 PM to 6:00 AM at intersections within the active work area

Detours

  • Station Road — March 2018 through Summer 2018


 Construction Stage 2 - Mid-2018 through Fall 2019

Stage 2 construction of new westbound lanes

 

During Stage 2 Construction

  • One lane of eastbound traffic and one lane of westbound traffic shift onto new pavement on eastbound (south) side; and
  • The original two-lane pavement is removed and excavated, storm water drainage is installed, and two new westbound lanes are constructed.

Traffic Impacts

  • Flagger-controlled alternating single lane Monday-Friday, 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM, 7:00 PM to 6:00 AM on U.S. 322 (Conchester Highway) as needed
  • Travel restrictions, including one-lane traffic with flaggers, Monday-Friday, 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM, 7:00 PM to 6:00 AM at intersections within the active work area

Detours

  • No detours planned


 Construction Stage 3 - Fall 2019 through Fall 2020

Stage 3 construction of median, median shoulders

During Stage 3 Construction

  • One lane of eastbound traffic shifts onto the outside of the new eastbound pavement;
  • One lane of westbound traffic shifts onto outside of the rebuilt westbound pavement; and
  • Median shoulders and grass median are constructed

Traffic Impacts

  • Short-term, flagger-controlled stoppages during non-peak hours on U.S. 322 (Conchester Highway)
  • Travel restrictions, including one-lane traffic with flaggers, Monday-Friday, 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM, 7:00 PM to 6:00 AM at intersections within the active work area

Detours

  • No detours planned
Existing two-lane section

Existing two-lane section

New four-lane section with curbed grass median

New four-lane section with curbed grass median

New four-lane section with left turn lane

New four-lane section with left turn lane