Sandy Myers 540-332-9201
Ken Slack 540-332-9264
July 19, 2011
I-64 PAVING WILL CLOSE TWO RAMPS THIS WEEK
Paving operations will last all week on eastbound I-64
STAUNTON – Paving work will cause the closure of two interstate ramps in Augusta County this week.
The ramp from northbound Interstate 81 at exit 221 to eastbound Interstate 64 at exit 87 will be closed on Thursday, July 21 at 7 p.m. until Friday, July 22 at 7 a.m.
The I-64 eastbound exit ramp onto Route 608 at exit 91 will be closed on Friday, July 22 at 7 p.m. until Saturday, July 23 at 9 a.m.
Paving operations will also take place on I-64 eastbound from exit 87 to exit 96 in the Lyndhurst area Monday thru Saturday. This work will begin on the night of Monday, July 18 and last until the morning of Friday, July 22 from 7 p.m. to 7 a.m. daily and then on Friday night from 7 p.m. until 9 a.m. on Saturday, July 23. Motorists should be alert for single lane closures.
All work is weather permitting. Motorists should expect travel delays in this area.
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