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Sandy Myers 540-332-9201
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Ken Slack 540-332-9264
Ken.Slack@vdot.virginia.gov
540-414-5670
STA14-256

Dec. 8, 2014



THREE PIPE REPLACEMENT PROJECTS SCHEDULED IN ROCKINGHAM COUNTY WILL AFFECT TRAFFIC

STAUNTON –Rockingham County pipe replacement projects on Route 736 (Swope Road), Route 726 (War Branch Road) and Route 924 (Briery Branch Road) will affect travel beginning December 8, 2014.

 

On Monday, December 8, until 5:30 p.m. Route 736 (Swope Road) between Route 701 (Silver Lake Road) and Route 913 (Mole Hill Road) will be closed for a pipe replacement project. Posted detours are in place.

 

On Tuesday, December 9, 8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Route 726 (War Branch Road) between Route 613 (Whitmore Shop Road) and Route 612 (Peak Mountain Road) will be closed for a pipe replacement project. Posted detours are in place.

 

On Wednesday, December 10, 8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. there will be intermittent flagger-controlled single lane closures for a pipe replacement project on Route 924 (Briery Branch Road) between Route  902 (Tilghmam Road) and the West Virginia State Line.  

 

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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