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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 (cell)
STA16-119

June 17, 2016



OFF-RAMP CLOSURE JUNE 22 AT SOUTHBOUND I-81 EXIT 283 IN SHENANDOAH COUNTY

STAUNTON – A brief early-morning closure is scheduled on Wednesday, June 22, for the southbound off-ramp at exit 283 (Woodstock) along Interstate 81 in Shenandoah County. The off-ramp closure is needed for paving operations from 12 midnight to 4 a.m. The southbound on-ramp at exit 283 will remain open.

Southbound I-81 motorists can access exit 283 by continuing south to exit 279 (Edinburg) and then following northbound I-81 back to exit 283. Signs and variable message boards will direct drivers on the detour route.

All work is weather permitting.

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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