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CONTACT:
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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
STAN-71511

March 11, 2014



SLOW ROLL CLOSURE ON I-81 IN AUGUSTA COUNTY MARCH 16
For Installation Of Overhead Communication Line

STAUNTON - Motorists should be alert for northbound and southbound slow-roll lane closures on Sunday, March 16 along Interstate 81 in Augusta County. The brief closures are needed for installation of a fiber-optic line over the interstate.

 

The slow-roll closures will be between mile marker 213 at Route 11 near Greenville and exit 205 at route 606 near Raphine.

 

Both closures will be completed between 8 a.m. and 8:45 a.m. Slow-roll times are subject to change and are 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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