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Sandy Myers 540-332-9201
Sandy.Myers@vdot.virginia.gov
540-292-2500 (cell)

Ken Slack 540-332-9264
Ken.Slack@vdot.virginia.gov
540-414-5670 (cell)
STA16-151

July 22, 2016



I-81 LANE CLOSURES BEGIN JULY 25 IN SHENANDOAH AND ROCKBRIDGE COUNTIES

STAUNTON – Motorists using Interstate 81 should be alert for overnight lane closures in Shenandoah and Rockbridge counties from 8 p.m. to 7 a.m. beginning Monday, July 25.

In Shenandoah County from mile marker 292 to 296, northbound single lane closures are needed for milling, paving and pavement marking. These operations are scheduled for Monday through Friday nights until August 27.

In Rockbridge County near mile marker 188, northbound and southbound single lane closures are needed for bridge painting operations. This work will take place Monday through Sunday nights and is scheduled for completion on August 12.

All work is weather permitting.

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