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Sandy Myers 540-332-9201
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Ken Slack 540-332-9264
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STA14-163

July 3, 2014



BRIDGE REPLACEMENT BEGINS JULY 15 ON ROUTE 604 IN AUGUSTA COUNTY

STAUNTON – Part of Route 604 (McClures Mill Road) in Augusta County will be closed for bridge work for about six weeks beginning Tuesday, July 15, 2014. The Virginia Department of Transportation will replace a bridge over Christians Creek with a box culvert. The location is just south of the intersection with Route 817 (Springleigh Drive) near the community of Greenville.

 

Detour signs will guide Route 604 traffic around the work zone. Northbound drivers will be directed east on Route 662 (Stover School Road), north on Route 11 (Lee-Jackson Highway) and west on Route 701 (Howardsville Road) back to Route 604. Southbound drivers will take Route 701 east, Route 11 south and Route 662 west to return to Route 604.

 

The bridge replacement is expected to be complete about August 26, 2014. All work is weather permitting.

 

Traffic alerts and traveler information can be obtained by dialing 511 and at 511Virginia.org. For other assistance call the VDOT Customer Service Center 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Dial 1-800-FOR-ROAD (1-800-367-7623) from anywhere in the state to report road hazards, ask transportation questions, or get information related to Virginia’s roads.

 

The Staunton District Twitter feed is at @VaDOTStaunton. VDOT can be followed on Facebook, Flickr, Twitter and YouTube. RSS feeds are also available for statewide information. The VDOT Web page is located at www.VirginiaDOT.org.

 

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

 

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