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Sandy Myers 540-332-9201
Sandy.Myers@vdot.virginia.gov
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Ken Slack 540-332-9264
Ken.Slack@vdot.virginia.gov
540-414-5670
STA16-182

Sept. 14, 2016



CEDAR CREEK BRIDGE WORK ON ROUTE 623 AT THE SHENANDOAH AND FREDERICK COUNTY LINE SEPTEMBER 19-23

STAUNTON – Soil test borings at the bridge over Cedar Creek will cause daytime closures on Route 623 (Coal Mine Road/Fromans Road) from September 19 to 23 at the Shenandoah and Frederick County line. The work zone is near the Wheatfield area. This work is in preparation of future roadway and bridge improvements. 

Work will be daily Monday through Friday, September 19 to 23, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.  All work is scheduled to conclude by 5 p.m. on September 23. 

A detour will be in place from Route 622 (Cedar Creek Grade) to Route 628 (Middle Road) to Route 48 (John Marshall Highway) to Route 623 (Coal Mine Road).  Traffic will be controlled with barricades and detour signs.  

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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