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Sandy Myers 540-332-9201
Sandy.Myers@vdot.virginia.gov
540-292-2500
Ken Slack 540-332-9264
Ken.Slack@vdot.virginia.gov
540-414-5670
STA13-162

Sept. 6, 2013



INTERSTATE 81 SLOW ROLL CLOSURE SEPTEMBER 8 IN FREDERICK COUNTY
Installation of Overhead Utility Cables

STAUNTON – Motorists should be alert for northbound and southbound “slow‐roll” lane closures on Sunday, September 8 along Interstate 81 in Frederick County.  

The southbound slow‐roll will begin at mile marker 311.5. The northbound slow‐roll will begin at 307.  The brief closures are needed for installation of utility cables over the interstate at mile marker 309.3.  

Both closures will be completed between 7:30 a.m. and 7:45 a.m. All work is weather permitting, and slow‐roll times are subject to change.

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

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