Sandy Myers 540-332-9201
Ken Slack 540-332-9264

Oct. 17, 2016


STAUNTON – Part of Route 614 (Cowpasture Road North) in Highland County is scheduled to close Wednesday, October 27, and Thursday, October 28, from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. each day. These closures will allow crews from the Virginia Department of Transportation to replace pipes in two locations north of Route 250 (Highland Turnpike). 

Northbound drivers will be directed west on Route 250, north on Route 654 (Doe Hill Road) and east on Route 619 (Botkin Hollow Road) to the end of the detour. Southbound drivers will be directed west on Route 619, south on Route 654 and east on Route 250 to the end of the detour. 

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 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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