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CONTACT:
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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)
STA16-136

July 1, 2016



LANE CLOSURE JULY 6 – 10 ON NORTHBOUND ROUTE 50/17 IN CLARKE COUNTY

STAUNTON – The northbound right lane of Route 50/17 (John Mosby Highway) will be closed 24 hours a day from July 6 to 10 for bridge-painting operations at the Shenandoah River bridge. This work zone is between Route 638 (Howellsville Road) and Route 622 (Swift Shoals Road).

The right-lane closure is scheduled to start at 7 a.m. on Wednesday, July 6, and finish by 5 p.m. on Sunday, July 10. 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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