News Releases - Salem

Jan. 17, 2022
SALEM DISTRICT: PLOWING ON SECONDARY ROADS AND NEIGHBORHOOD STREETS WILL CONTINUE OVERNIGHT
Refreezing, drifting snow and downed trees remain concerns overnight

Jan. 17, 2022
SALEM DISTRICT: CREWS FOCUSED ON PLOWING SECONDARY ROADS AND NEIGHBORHOOD STREETS
Gusty winds causing blowing and drifting snow

Jan. 17, 2022
SALEM DISTRICT: VDOT CONTINUES PLOWING AS CONDITIONS IMPROVE ON INTERSTATES AND SOME PRIMARY ROADS
Secondary roads and neighborhood streets still in severe condition with deep snow

Jan. 16, 2022
SALEM DISTRICT: VDOT WORKING AROUND THE CLOCK TO PLOW AND TREAT ROADS
Avoid nonessential travel and give plows room and time to work

Jan. 15, 2022
SALEM DISTRICT: VDOT IS PREPARING FOR SUNDAY’S WINTER STORM – ARE YOU READY?
Storm will create hazardous driving conditions, so plan now to avoid nonessential travel

Jan. 14, 2022
SALEM DISTRICT: VDOT URGES CITIZENS TO PLAN AHEAD TO AVOID TRAVEL DURING MAJOR WINTER STORM
Storm expected to create dangerous driving conditions and impact travel starting Sunday

Jan. 9, 2022
SALEM DISTRICT: WATCH OUT FOR ICY ROADS OVERNIGHT AND DURING MONDAY COMMUTE
Cold temperatures may cause wet roads to refreeze overnight and Monday morning

Jan. 9, 2022
SALEM DISTRICT: RISK OF ICE ON VIRGINIA’S ROADWAYS REMAINS SUNDAY MORNING
Motorists should exercise caution traveling until temperatures rise

Jan. 7, 2022
SALEM DISTRICT: COLD TEMPERATURES MEAN SOME SECONDARY ROADS WILL REMAIN ICY
Gusty winds and refreeze a concern overnight and into tomorrow

Jan. 7, 2022
SALEM DISTRICT: WATCH FOR ICY SPOTS ON INTERSTATES AND MANY MAIN ROADS

Jan. 5, 2022
SALEM DISTRICT: VDOT PRE-TREATING ROADS AHEAD OF NEXT ROUND OF WINTER WEATHER
Drivers encouraged to plan travel around forecasted event

Jan. 3, 2022
SALEM DISTRICT: VDOT MAKES PROGRESS ON PLOWING AND TREATING ROADS BUT NIGHTTIME REFREEZE A MAJOR CONCERN
Downed trees or debris may impact travel

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