Under Construction: Interstate 77 bridges over Cove Creek (Wythe County) bridge replacement
Cost and schedule ►
Traffic alerts ►
Motorists can anticipate an altered traffic pattern on southbound I-77 and periodic nighttime lane closures while work is underway.
Public outreach ►
A willingness to hold a public hearing effort took place fall 2019.
The project to replace the Interstate 77 bridges over Cove Creek in Wythe County began summer 2021. The bridges are located about two miles north of Interstate 81 between mile markers 44 and 42.
The bridges have reached their life span. Replacement of the bridges, which carry approximately 25,000 vehicles per day, will enhance safety.
Meredith Bowman, Construction Manager
Major funding source: Federal
Phase: Under Construction
State ID: 0077-098-797
Federal ID: NHPP-077-1(108)
Lat/Long: 36.981944, -81.071667