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CONTACT:
IMMEDIATE

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
STA16-163

Aug. 16, 2016



BRIDGE WORK ON ROUTE 644 IN ROCKBRIDGE COUNTY AUGUST 22 – SEPTEMBER 8

STAUNTON – Part of Route 644 (Wide Gap Road) in Rockbridge County will be closed from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday beginning August 22, 2016. These daytime closures will allow Virginia Department of Transportation crews to perform maintenance on the truss bridge over Colliers Creek. The location is just west of Route 251 (Collierstown Road) and 0.6 miles east of Route 659 (Dry Hollow Road). 

Route 644 will be open during non-work hours. Bridge maintenance is scheduled for completion on Thursday, September 8. 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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