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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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Aug. 9, 2013



NIGHT TIME PAVING COMES TO INTERSTATE 81 IN ROCKINGHAM COUNTY THE WEEK OF AUGUST 12

STAUNTON – There will be paving on Interstate 81 northbound and southbound in Rockingham County, August 12-16 from 8 p.m. to 7 a.m.  This work will be done between mile marker 237, which is located north of exit 235 at Route 256 near Weyers Cave, to mile marker 264, which is located near exit 264 at Route 211 near New Market.

Motorists should be alert for single lane closures for milling, paving and line marking work. Expect possible delays in this area.

All work is weather permitting.

Traffic alerts and traveler information can be obtained by dialing 511.  Traffic alerts and traveler information also are available at 511Virginia.org.  For other assistance call the VDOT Customer Service Center, available 24 hours-a-day, seven days a week.  Citizens can dial 1-800-FOR-ROAD (1-800-367-7623) from anywhere in the state to report road hazards, ask transportation questions, or get information related to Virginia’s roads.

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

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