Sandy Myers 540-332-9201
Sandy Myers 540-332-9201
Sept. 29, 2016
I-81 LANE AND EXIT RAMP CLOSURES OCTOBER 3-7 AT EXIT 310 IN FREDERICK COUNTY
STAUNTON – Overnight lane closures are scheduled for the week of October 3-7, 2016, along northbound Interstate 81 in Frederick County near Winchester. In addition, the northbound off-ramp at exit 310 (northbound Route 37) is scheduled to close for about five hours during the night of October 4-5. These traffic restrictions are for milling and paving as part of the exit 310 interchange reconstruction.
Variable message boards will advise drivers of the lane and ramp closures as follows:
- The I-81 northbound off-ramp at exit 310 is scheduled to close at 11 p.m. Tuesday, October 4, and reopen by 4 a.m. Wednesday, October 5. Northbound I-81 drivers needing to access Route 37 can take exit 307 (Stephens City) and follow Route 11 north to Route 37, or take exit 317 (Winchester/Stephenson) and follow Route 11 south to Route 37.
- The right lane of northbound I-81 is scheduled to be closed from mile marker 309.5 to 311.5 on Monday and Tuesday, October 3-4, from 8 p.m. to 6 a.m. the following mornings.
- The left lane of northbound I-81 is scheduled to be closed from mile marker 309.5 to 311.5 on Wednesday and Thursday, October 5-6, from 8 p.m. to 6 a.m. the following mornings.
All work is weather permitting.
General Excavation Inc. (GEI) of Warrenton, Va. was awarded a construction contract valued at nearly $25 million. The exit 310 project is scheduled for completion in May 2018. Additional information about this project including maps, diagrams and photographs can be found at http://www.virginiadot.org/projects/staunton/i-81_exit_310.asp.
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