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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
STA16-070

April 7, 2016



ROUTE 603 ROAD CLOSURE FOR PIPE REPLACEMENT WORK IN WARREN COUNTY EXTENDED TO APRIL 13

STAUNTON – The pipe replacement completion date on a portion of Route 603 (Oregon Hollow Road) in Warren County has been extended from April 7 to April 13.  This closure is only in effect during active work hours of 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. The work zone is 1.6 miles south of Howellsville Road to 0.8 miles north of Dismal Hollow Road.  The Route 603 closure began on April 4. 

Drivers will follow these posted detours: 

    • Southbound traffic will travel west on Route 643 (Howellsville Road) then south on Route 624 (Morgan Ford Road), then east on Route 647 (Dismal Hollow Road) to the end of detour at Route 603 (Oregon Hollow Road).

    • Northbound traffic will travel west on Route 647 (Dismal Hollow Road), then north on Route 624 (Morgan Ford Road), then east on Route 643 (Howellsville Road) to end of detour at Route 603 (Oregon Hollow Road). 

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. 

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