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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STA18-099

June 21, 2018



PART OF ROUTE 624 IN WARREN COUNTY CLOSED JUNE 25 – 27 FOR FLOOD REPAIRS

STAUNTON – A portion of Route 624 (Morgan Ford Road) in Warren County is scheduled to be closed from 7 a.m. Monday, June 25, through 5 p.m. Wednesday, June 27. This closure is between Route 643 (Howellsville Road) and Route 661 (Fairground Road).  It will allow crews repair flood damage to the pavement approaching the Shenandoah River bridge. All work is weather permitting.

These detours will be in place:

  • Drivers south of the bridge will turn right on Route 643, which changes to Route 603 and then to Route 638 in Clarke County. Drivers will then turn left on Route 17/50 (John Mosby Highway) and left on Route 624 (Red Gate Road/Milldale Road) to reach the end of the detour. 
  • Drivers north of the bridge will follow Route 624 north and turn right on Route 17/50 in Clarke County. Drivers will then turn right on Route 638, which changes to Route 603 and then Route 643, to reach the end of the detour.  

Virginia traffic alerts and traveler information can be obtained by dialing 511. Traffic alerts and traveler information also are available at http://www.511Virginia.org

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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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