Sandy Myers 540-332-9201
Ken Slack 540-332-9264
May 27, 2010
INTERSTATE 81 LANE CLOSURE IN ROCKBRIDGE COUNTY
STAUNTON – The right northbound lane of Interstate 81, from mile markers 200 to 202.7 in Rockbridge County will be closed from 7 p.m. to 7 a.m., June 1 to 11. Additional concrete barriers will be set up for the I-81 Truck Climbing Lane Project during the closure.
Signs will be posted and motorists are advised to use extreme caution while traveling through the work zone.
All work is weather permitting.
The VDOT Staunton District serves Frederick, Shenandoah, Clarke, Warren, Page, Rockingham, Augusta, Highland, Rockbridge, Alleghany and Bath counties.
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