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STA16-200

Oct. 21, 2016



I-81 CLOSURES IN SHENANDOAH VALLEY FOR OCTOBER 23 TO 28

STAUNTON – Interstate 81 in the Shenandoah Valley from Frederick County to Rockbridge County will have various closures due to construction and maintenance activities during the week of October 23 to 28, 2016. All work is weather permitting.

 

Rockbridge County

October 24 to 28, 8 p.m. to 7 a.m. – Mile marker 190 northbound, Maury River Bridge. Single lane closures, bridge deck maintenance.

October 24, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. – Exit 188A northbound – Off ramp closed, shoulder repairs.

October 26, 8 p.m. to October 27, 7:30 a.m. – Mile marker 174 to 206 northbound and southbound, pothole patching. Mobile lane closures.

 

Augusta County

October 26 and October 27, 8 p.m. to 7:30 a.m. – Mile Marker 205 to 237 northbound and southbound, pothole patching. Alternating mobile lane closures.

October 23 to October 28, 8 p.m. to 7 a.m. – Mile marker 207 to 209, northbound. Paving. Alternating lane closures. Estimated completion, early December.

 

Rockingham County

October 24 to October 28, 8 p.m. to 7 a.m. – Mile marker 240 to 246, northbound and southbound. Deck work on various bridges. Estimated completion is November 11.

 

Shenandoah County

October 23 to 27, 7 p.m. to 7 a.m. – Mile marker 287 to 283, southbound. Guardrail work. Alternating lane and shoulder closures. Estimated completion, November 18.

October 23 to 27, 7 p.m. to 7 a.m. – Mile marker 292 to 298, northbound and southbound. Guardrail work. Alternating lane and shoulder closures. Estimated completion, November 18.

October 24 to 28, 8 p.m. to 7 a.m. – Mile marker 264 to 299, northbound and southbound including ramps. Paving. Mobile single lane closures.

October 24 to 28, 8 p.m. to 7 a.m. – Mile marker 279, northbound and southbound. Bridge over Route 185 and Stoney Creek Bridge. Bridge maintenance. Alternating lane closures. Estimated completion is December 2.

October 24 to 28, 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. – Mile marker 297, northbound and southbound. Bridge work over Norfolk and Southern Railway. Alternating shoulder closures. Estimated completion, November 18.

October 25 to October 27, 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. – Mile marker 264 to 277, northbound. Shoulder repairs. Mobile right shoulder closures.

 

Frederick County

October 24 to 28, 8 p.m. to 6 a.m. – Mile marker 309 to 311, northbound and southbound. Paving. Alternating single lane closures. Continuous right and left shoulder closures. Speed limit is 60 mph in work zone. Estimated completion for I-81 Exit 310 project is spring 2017.

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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