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Sandy Myers 540-332-9201
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Ken Slack 540-332-9264
Ken.Slack@vdot.virginia.gov
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STA11-157

July 14, 2011



I-81 NORTHBOUND RAMP TO I-64 TO CLOSE TWO NIGHTS FOR PAVING
Paving operations will last all week on eastbound I-64

STAUNTON – The ramp from northbound Interstate 81 at exit 221 to eastbound Interstate 64 at exit 87 will be closed for two nights for paving work.  The ramp closure will occur between the hours of 7 p.m. to 7 a.m. on Monday, July 18 and then again between the hours of 7 p.m. to 7 a.m. on either Wednesday, July 20, or Thursday, July 21 depending on the contractor’s schedule.

Paving operations will also take place on I-64 eastbound from exit 87 to exit 96 in the Lyndhurst area Monday thru Saturday. This work will begin on the night of Monday, July 18 and last until the morning of Friday, July 22 from 7 p.m. to 7 a.m. daily and then on Friday night from 7 p.m. until 9 a.m. on Saturday, July 23.  Motorists should be alert for single lane closures.

All work is weather permitting.  Motorists should expect travel delays in this area.

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