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Jen Ward 540-387-5238
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Oct. 27, 2016



TRAFFIC ALERT: VALLEY VIEW BOULEVARD CLOSURE AND I-581 LANE CLOSURES BOTH SCHEDULED FOR NEXT WEEK

SALEM – As part of the continued work at the Valley View Interchange, a portion of Valley View Boulevard will be closed and a detour will be in place next week.

Beginning in the early morning hours on Monday, October 31 at 12 a.m., through Friday night, November 4, at 11:59 p.m., westbound Valley View Boulevard will be closed for construction of the southbound on-ramp of the diverging diamond interchange. A detour will be in place directing all westbound traffic to use Hershberger Road for access to I-581.

In addition, on Tuesday, November 1 through Thursday, November 3, 10 p.m. to 6 a.m. the following morning, a double right lane closure will be in place on southbound I-581 from Valley View Boulevard to the Liberty Street Bridge for soundwall installation.  

Drivers approaching these areas are encouraged to slow down and use caution through the work zones.

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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