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Jen Ward 540-387-5238
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Sept. 11, 2015



TRAFFIC ALERT: NIGHTTIME SLOW ROLLS, RAMP AND LANE CLOSURES SCHEDULED AT VALLEY VIEW NEXT WEEK

SALEM – As part of the continued work at the Valley View Interchange, lane and ramp closures will be in place next week.

On Monday, September 14 and Tuesday, September 15, from 10 p.m. to 6 a.m., the northbound Valley View off -ramp, Exit 3C on Interstate 581, will be closed for drainage work. Traffic will be directed to take exit 3E on I-581 for Hershberger to access Valley View Boulevard.

On Tuesday, September 15, Wednesday, September 16, and Thursday, September 17, from 8 p.m. to 6 a.m., southbound I-581 will have lane closures and slow rolls in place. A right lane closure will begin at 8 p.m. and a double right lane closure will begin at 10 p.m. with intermittent 15-minute slow rolls until 6 a.m.

A right lane closure on northbound I-581 from Liberty Bridge to the Valley View interchange is in place until further notice as the sound walls are installed. Over the next few weeks, ramp closures on north and southbound I-581 may be in place as construction continues in the area.

Drivers approaching the area are encouraged to slow down and use caution through the work zone.

For the latest information on this traffic alert, visit www.511Virginia.org or follow us on twitter at @511southwestva or @VaDOTSalem.



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