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Interstate 81 Exit 7 Interchange (City of Bristol)

Project at a Glance

Begin Date
March 10, 2014

Est Completion Date
fall 2015

$3.4 million

Lengths and Limits
North of Stage Coach Road to Linden Drive

Orders Construction Company, Inc., St. Albans, W. Va.



Robert Baker, P.E.

What's being done?

Improvements to the Interstate 81 Exit 7 interchange in Bristol wrapped up in fall 2015.  The improvements were located just north of Stage Coach Road to Linden Drive.

The project included:

  • Right turn lanes on Old Airport Road for the northbound and southbound I-81 on-ramps
  • Widening Old Airport Road approximately twelve feet under the I-81 bridges, providing space for two lanes southbound and northbound and a left turn lane
  • Widening of the bridge over Beaver Creek to the west side creating better traffic flow from Linden Drive to the I-81 southbound on-ramp
  • Dual left turn lanes on the northbound I-81 off-ramp.


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