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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
STA15-189

Aug. 18, 2015



ROUTE 691 IN SHENANDOAH COUNTY CLOSING AUGUST 19 FOR BRIDGE REPLACEMENT

STAUNTON – A portion of Route 691 (Dellinger Acres Road) in Shenandoah County is scheduled to close from Wednesday, August 19, until Friday, September 11, for a bridge replacement. The closure is between Route 717 (Liberty Furnace Road) and Route 705 (Buggy Ridge Road).


Beginning at 8 a.m. on August 19, traffic will be directed onto one of these detour routes:
 

  • Eastbound traffic will travel south on Route 717 (Liberty Furnace Road), then south on Route 611 (Supinlick Ridge Road), then east on Route 703 (Jerome Road) then north on Route 705 (Buggy Ridge Road) back to Route 691.

 

  • Westbound traffic will travel south on Route 705 (Buggy Ridge Road), then  west on Route 703 (Jerome Road), then north on Route 611 (Supinlick Ridge Road) then north on Route 717 (Liberty Furnace Road) back to Route 691.

 

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.

 

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