News Releases - Bristol

Oct. 10, 2014
Be alert to lane closures on Alternate Route 58 in Lee County due to sinkhole repairs

Oct. 3, 2014
VDOT TO RESCHEDULE PUBLIC HEARING FOR BRIDGE REPLACEMENT ON ROUTE 668 (GOODE ROAD) IN BEDFORD COUNTY

Sept. 23, 2014
Design public hearing scheduled for Route 23 bridges over North Fork Holston River in Weber City
Tuesday, October 14 from 5 - 7 p.m. at Weber City Elementary School in Scott County

Sept. 17, 2014
Location public hearing scheduled for portion of Route 121 (Coalfields Expressway) in Buchanan County
Tuesday, September 23 from 5 - 7 p.m. at Riverview Elementary School in Grundy

Aug. 21, 2014
Route 700 (Boggs Hollow Road) bridge repairs in Pound to be completed in September

Aug. 14, 2014
Design public hearing scheduled for Route 158 (East Front Street) in Wise County
Tuesday, August 26 from 5-7 p.m. at Eastide High School in Coeburn

July 28, 2014
Interstate 77 tunnel fire: recap of response, repairs

July 18, 2014
Commonwealth Transportation Board awards highway contracts for southwestern Virginia

June 18, 2014
GOVERNOR MCAULIFFE ANNOUNCES TRANSPORTATION FUNDING THAT WILL IMPROVE MOBILITY AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT BENEFIT FOR SOUTHWESTERN VIRGINIA
Route 58 and Coalfields Expressway projects advance

June 4, 2014
Design public hearing scheduled for Route 725 (Taylors Valley Road) in Washington County
Tuesday, June 17 from 4 - 6 p.m. at Taylors Valley Community Center

May 15, 2014
Rob Griffith named assistant district administrator for construction

May 15, 2014
Dennis Harris named assitant district administrator for preliminary engineering

May 13, 2014
VDOT to resurface nearly 800 lane miles in southwestern Virginia in 2014
Pavement improvement season is underway

March 28, 2014
Temporary closure of Route 833 bridge in Lee County begins April 7
Bridge will remain closed for up to three weeks

March 24, 2014
Design public hearing scheduled for US Route 460 Connector Phase II project in Buchanan County
April 8 from 4 - 6 p.m. at Breaks Interstate Park Conference Center

Feb. 26, 2014
US Route 460 Connector bridge in Buchanan County recognized as top bridge project in North America

Feb. 18, 2014
Interstate 81 Exit 7 interchange improvements coming soon
Project begins mid-March

Jan. 8, 2014
Anticipate lengthy delays on Route 670 at Avens Bridge in Washington County due to deliver of equipment, materials
Periodic delays of 15 minutes or more may be exprerienced for next two weeks

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