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Jan. 17, 2018

MAKE ROOM FOR SNOW PLOWS
Crews continue to plow and treat roads as snow moves eastward

RICHMOND, Virginia – The Virginia Department of Transportation is advising motorists to avoid unnecessary travel today as snow continues to across much of central and eastern Virginia.

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Jan. 16, 2018

VIRGINIA, SNOW IS ON THE WAY… AGAIN
Watch for slippery conditions across the state beginning late Tuesday

RICHMOND, Virginia – The Virginia Department of Transportation is warning motorists to prepare for snowy travel conditions as a winter storm moves through the commonwealth.

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Jan. 8, 2018

FREEZING RAIN COULD CREATE SLIPPERY CONDITIONS
Precipitation today could affect the evening commute

RICHMOND, Virginia – While the thermometer is expected to climb above freezing today, pavement temperatures may not. The Virginia Department of Transportation is warning motorists to watch for slick patches today and throughout the evening commute as precipitation expected across much of the commonwealth could fall as freezing rain.

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Jan. 5, 2018

BEWARE OF ICE ON ROADWAYS
VDOT continues snow operations, but refreeze remains a concern through the weekend

RICHMOND, Virginia – While road conditions continue to improve across areas affected by this week’s snowstorm, the Virginia Department of Transportation is warning motorists to remain on the lookout for ice.

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Jan. 3, 2018

SNOW AND HIGH WINDS TO AFFECT TRAVEL
Motorists cautioned against driving during winter storm expected to hit eastern and central Virginia

RICHMOND, Virginia – Motorists in eastern and central Virginia should plan for slick road conditions and poor visibility as snow and high winds are expected to move into those regions beginning this evening. The Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) recommends keeping a close watch on your local weather forecast and staying off roads during this weather event.

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Dec. 29, 2017

64 EXPRESS LANES TOLLING BEGINS ON JANUARY 10
Motorists will need an E-ZPass or an E-ZPass Flex during operating hours

NORFOLK – The Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) will begin tolling the 64 Express Lanes the morning of Wednesday, January 10, 2018. During operating hours (5 a.m.-9 a.m. westbound and 2 p.m.-6 p.m. eastbound Monday through Friday), motorists will need an E-ZPass or E-ZPass Flex to access the 8.4-mile stretch of Reversible Roadway between the I-264 Interchange and I-564. Outside of operating hours, the lanes will remain free and open to all motorists.

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