Sandy Myers 540-332-9201
Ken Slack 540-332-9264
Sept. 7, 2012
BRIDGE WORK ON ROUTE 11 IN ROCKINGHAM COUNTY
STAUNTON – Beginning Sept. 24, the Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) will be performing a superstructure replacement on the Route 11 northbound bridge over Cooks Creek. A bridge superstructure includes a bridge deck, handrails, curbs, floor system and other structural members or bridge parts that rest on a bridge’s piers or bearings.
This location on Route 11 is just north of the intersection with Route 257 near Bridgewater.
Lane closures with a traffic barrier will be in place 24 hours-a-day, seven days-a-week. Traffic will be reduced to a single 12-foot lane with a 14-foot clear width between the barrier.
Estimated completion for the bridge work is late December.
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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