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Jen Ward 540-387-5238
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SAL 184

March 7, 2016



TRAFFIC ALERT: SLOW ROLLS, LANE AND RAMP CLOSURES SCHEDULED ON INTERSTATE 581 AT VALLEY VIEW TONIGHT AND TOMORROW

SALEM – As part of the continued work at the Valley View Interchange, lane and ramp closures will be in place Monday and Tuesday during nighttime hours this week.

On Monday March 7, and Tuesday, March 8, I-581 northbound will have lane closures in place. A single right lane will close at 8 p.m. and a double right lane will close at 10 p.m. Lanes will re-open at 6 a.m. the following morning. Slow rolls consisting of 15 minute stoppages will be in place from 12 a.m. to 4 a.m. State Police will assist.

In addition, on Monday, March 7 only, exit 3C for Valley View Boulevard will be temporary closed from 12 a.m. to 2 a.m. To access Valley View Boulevard, all traffic will need to use exit 3E for Hershberger Road

Drivers approaching the area are encouraged to slow down and use caution through the work zone. Motorists should plan their travel accordingly.

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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