Jen Ward 540-387-5238

SAL 34

July 24, 2015


SALEM – As part of the construction project at Elm Avenue, lane, shoulder and ramp closures will be in effect over the next two weeks.

On Tuesday, July 28, from 10 p.m. in the evening to 6 a.m. the following morning, a left lane closure will be in place on northbound I-581 for a lighting installation.

On Tuesday, July 28 and Wednesday, July 29, the right shoulder on southbound I-581 will be closed all day.

Beginning on Monday, August 3 to Friday, August 7, the right lane of the southbound off ramp to I-581 will be closed from 8 a.m. to 11 p.m. for guardrail repair.

Drivers should expect delays and drive with caution in the area.

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