Sandy Myers 540-332-9201
Ken Slack 540-332-9264

Nov. 6, 2015


STAUNTON – The Virginia Department of Transportation will close portions of two roads during the week of November 16 – 20 in Rockbridge County.


Route  251 (Collierstown Road) will be closed Monday, November 16 to Friday, November 20 for a slope work.  This closure is from Route 677 (Kygers Hill Road) to Route 612 (Blue Grass Trail). Traffic can use Route 677 and Route 612 as a detour.


On Wednesday, November 18, Route 684 (Sallings Mountain Road) will be closed from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. for a pipe replacement. This closure is 1.89 mile east of Route 608 (Forge Road) to 0.57 mile to Route 1104 (Shawnee Street). Traffic can use the following detour:  Route 684 to Route 679 (Lone Jack Road) to Route 1105 (Catawba Street) to Route 1101 (6th Street) to Route 1106 (Powhatan Street) back to Route 684.  A rain date is set for November 19.


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 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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