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Nov. 4, 2010



Transportation board approves two contracts valued at $2 million

RICHMOND – The Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) recently awarded two highway contracts valued at approximately $2 million for the Bristol District.  The Bristol District consists of 12 counties in southwestern Virginia:  Washington, Smyth, Lee, Scott, Russell, Buchanan, Tazewell, Bland, Wise, Dickenson, Grayson, and Wythe.

W-L Construction & Paving, Inc., Chilhowie, was awarded the following contracts:

  • A $1.8 million contract to pave various ramps, deceleration and acceleration lanes along Interstate 81 between Exits 10 and 84 in Washington and Wythe counties.

  •  A $409,413 contract to pave the shoulders and install rumble strips on Route 71 in Scott County between Routes 613 and 928.

For more information on the meeting and other CTB actions, visit http://www.ctb.virginia.gov/meetings.asp.

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