VDOT News - Staunton

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Sandy Myers 540-332-9201
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Ken Slack 540-332-9264
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STA18-086

May 23, 2018



INTERSTATE 81 SOUTHBOUND ON-RAMP CLOSED TONIGHT AT EXIT 247 IN HARRISONBURG

STAUNTON – Milling and paving continue tonight (Wednesday, May 23) along the on-ramp from Route 33 (East Market Street) to southbound I-81 at exit 247 in Harrisonburg. Inclement weather delayed this work earlier in the week. It is now scheduled to take place from 9 p.m. Wednesday through 5 a.m. Thursday, and the on-ramp will be closed during that time.

During the work hours, Route 33 drivers who need to access southbound I-81 will follow Route 33 to Martin Luther King Jr. Way south, Route 11 (South Main Street) south, and then Route 253 (Port Republic Road) east to I-81 at exit 245.

All work is weather permitting.

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The VDOT Staunton District serves Frederick, Shenandoah, Clarke, Warren, Page, Rockingham, Augusta, Highland, Rockbridge, Alleghany and Bath counties.

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