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Sandy Myers 540-332-9201
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Ken Slack 540-332-9264
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STA18-147

Sept. 5, 2018



OVERNIGHT LANE CLOSURES ON SOUTHBOUND I-81 IN ROCKBRIDGE COUNTY STARTING SEPTEMBER 9

STAUNTON – Milling and paving operations are scheduled for about five weeks beginning Sunday, September 9, on southbound Interstate 81 in Rockbridge County. The work takes place from mile marker 200 and 197 between Fairfield and Lexington. It requires alternating lane closures during overnight hours, 8 p.m. to 7 a.m., Sunday through Thursday nights.

These operations are scheduled for completion by mid-October. All work is weather permitting.

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.

The VDOT Customer Service Center can assist with reporting road hazards, asking transportation questions, or getting information related to Virginia’s roads. Call 800-FOR- ROAD (800-367-7623) or use its mobile friendly website at https://my.vdot.virginia.gov/. Agents are available 24 hours-a-day, seven days a week.

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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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