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STA14-105

April 24, 2014



LANE AND RAMP CLOSURES ON I-81 AND I-66 FOR PAVING
Work in Frederick and Warren Counties to Begin April 25

STAUNTON – The Virginia Department of Transportation has scheduled overnight paving operations that will affect traffic on Interstate 81 in Frederick County on April 25-27, and on Interstates 81 and 66 in Warren County on April 28-30.

 

Motorists can expect minor delays from single-lane closures on I-81 northbound and southbound at exit 310 in the Winchester area of Frederick County. These closures will take place Friday, April 25 through Sunday, April 27 from 9 p.m. each night to 9 a.m. the following morning.

 

In Warren County, crews will be paving the exit 300 ramp from northbound I-81 to eastbound I-66 on the night of Monday, April 28. The ramp will be closed from 10 p.m. to 7 a.m., and drivers will be detoured to exit 302, where they will follow I-81 southbound back to exit 300.

 

Paving operations will take place on I-66 eastbound on Tuesday and Wednesday nights, April 29-30, from 8 p.m. to 7 a.m. This will result in single-lane closures from mile marker 0 to 3. All work is weather permitting.

 

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

 

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.

 

The Staunton District Twitter feed is at @VaDOTStaunton. VDOT can be followed on Facebook, Flickr, Twitter and YouTube. RSS feeds are also available for statewide information. The VDOT Web page is located at www.VirginiaDOT.org.

 

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