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Jen Ward 540-387-5238
Jen.Ward@vdot.virginia.gov

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Nov. 6, 2014



TRAFFIC ALERT: ELM AVENUE INTERCHANGE PROJECT TO IMPACT ELM AVENUE TRAFFIC SATURDAY MORNING

SALEM – On Saturday, Nov. 8, eastbound Elm Avenue will be closed for concrete pouring on the bridge over Interstate 581 in Roanoke.

Beginning at 5:30 a.m., eastbound Elm Avenue will be closed starting at Williamson Road. The eastbound lane will be re-opened by 10 a.m.

Also at 5:30 a.m., westbound Elm Avenue will be reduced to one lane. The left turn lane from westbound Elm Avenue onto southbound I-581/Route 220 Expressway also will be closed. The lane and the ramp will re-open by 6 a.m. Sunday, Nov. 9.

Elm Avenue drivers will need to seek alternate routes during the closure. Drivers on I-581/Route 220 Expressway should expect delays and use caution.

For real-time traffic information on this road work, visit www.511Virginia.org or dial 511.



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