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STA22-150

Nov. 1, 2022



RAILROAD WORK TO CLOSE NORTHBOUND ROUTE 262 NEAR COMMERCE ROAD INTERSECTION IN STAUNTON AREA

STAUNTON – Railroad work on the northern end of Route 262 (Woodrow Wilson Parkway) near Route 11 (Commerce Road/Lee Highway) will cause lane closures on Friday, November 4 at 9 a.m. until Sunday, November 6 at 6 p.m. The Route 262 northbound lanes at the railroad tracks will be closed in the City of Staunton.

Travelers on the northern end of Route 262 at the Route 11 intersection (heading toward Interstate 81) will take the following detour:

From Route 262 turn left onto Route 11 north.

  • Travel north on Route 11 and turn right onto Route 612 (Laurel Hill Road) and proceed to Interstate 81 southbound.
  • On I-81 take exit 225 to access Route 262.

All work is weather permitting.

Northbound Route 262 Detour Route

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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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