Recently Completed: Interstate 81 bridge over Reed Creek (Wythe County)

Cost and schedule ►

The project to reconstruct the Interstate 81 bridges over Reed Creek in Wythe County began fall 2018 and was completed in September 2021. The bridges are located about one-mile north of the Interstate 77 split at Interstate 81 exit 81.


The replaced bridges were almost 60 years old and reached their life span. Replacement of the bridges, which carry 41,000 vehicles per day, is anticipated to enhance safety.


Contact Info:

Becky Bane, P.E.

Phase: Recently Completed

UPC: 104936

State ID: 0081-098-778,P101, B651, B650

Federal ID: NHFP-081-1(345), NHFP-081-1(346)

Lat/Long: 36.946667, -80.900000

Locality: Wythe

Page last modified: Sept. 15, 2021