Michelle Earl 276-669-9999


July 20, 2010

Transportation board approves contracts valued at $2.8 million

RICHMOND – Two highway contracts valued at approximately $2.8 million were recently awarded in the Bristol District of the Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT).  The Bristol District consists of 12 counties in southwestern Virginia:  Washington, Smyth, Lee, Scott, Russell, Buchanan, Tazewell, Bland, Wise, Dickenson, Grayson, and Wythe.

A contract valued at approximately $2.6 million was awarded to Orders Construction Company, Inc., St. Albans, W. Va., to construct a new bridge on Route 11 in Smyth County.  The bridge is over Norfolk and Southern railway. 

C.L. Dale Construction Services, LLC, Lebanon, received a $164,029 contract to widen curves at two locations on Route 726 (Chestnut Mountain Road) in Washington County. 

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