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CONTACT:
IMMEDIATE

Sandy Myers 540-332-9201
Sandy.Myers@vdot.virginia.gov
Cellular: (540) 292-2500
Ken Slack 540-332-9264
Ken.Slack@vdot.virginia.gov
Cellular: (540) 414-5670
STA09-118

June 3, 2009



ROUTE 675 TO CLOSE ON JUNE 4 FOR BOX CULVERT WORK IN SHENANDOAH COUNTY

STAUNTON – Route 675 (Edinburg Gap Road) in Shenandoah County will be closed for box culvert work. This location is 2.7 miles east of Route 11 in the area of Vale Vista Drive. Route 675 will be closed from 9 p.m. on June 4 until 4 a.m. on June 5. The entrance to Vale Vista Drive will be closed from 9 p.m. on June 4 until 4 a.m. on June 5.

Traffic will be controlled by temporary traffic signals.

To get to Route 11 from the east side of Route 675 take the following detour.
  • To go to north Route 11 from eastern Route 675: at the intersection of Route 675 and Route 678, turn left and take Route 678 north to Route 758 (Woodstock Tower Road). Turn left on Route 758 west until it intersects with Route 665 (Mill Road). Turn right onto Route 665 and continue to Route 11.
  • To go to south Route 11 from eastern Route 675, at the intersection of Route 675 and Route 678 turn right onto south Route 678. Go to Route 730 and turn right onto Route 730. Follow Route 730 to Route 11.

This is phase II of the project to replace a deteriorated box culvert. Steel plates were installed at this location on April 9 as part of phase I.

All work is weather permitting.

The VDOT Staunton District serves Frederick, Shenandoah, Clarke, Warren, Page, Rockingham, Augusta, Highland, Rockbridge, Alleghany and Bath counties.

Traffic alerts and traveler information can be obtained by dialing 511. In areas where 511 is unavailable, dial 1-866-MY511VA (866-695-1182) (TTY/TDD users, call 711). Traffic alerts and traveler information also are available at 511Virginia.org.

Highway safety is everyone’s responsibility. Virginia’s highway safety partnership — the Virginia Department of Transportation, Virginia Department of Motor Vehicles and Virginia State Police — challenges you to help prevent highway fatalities. Buckle up. Avoid distractions. Share the road. Drive drug- and alcohol-free. Obey speed limits. For more information on the Highway Safety Challenge and things you can do to avoid becoming Virginia’s next traffic fatality, visit www.safeVAhighways.org.



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