Interstate 81 Southwest Virginia Truck Climbing Lanes Virtual Public Meeting



The Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) welcomes you to the virtual public meeting for three truck climbing projects on I-81 in southwest Virginia: northbound at mile marker 32.4 in Washington County, northbound at mile marker 39.5 in Smyth County, and southbound at mile marker 34 in Washington County.

VDOT strives to ensure that all members of the community have the opportunity to participate in public decisions on transportation projects and VDOT representatives are present to discuss the project and answer your questions.

A comment sheet is included in the meeting materials and your input is encouraged. All oral and written comments received on this project will be included in a transcript for review by VDOT personnel, citizens and other interested parties.


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VDOT Bristol
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Virtual Public Information Meeting

We welcome you to join the virtual public information meeting Tuesday, April 20, 2021. The project team will make a short presentation beginning at 5 p.m. and answer questions after the presentation. 

Webinar ID (access code):
 185 493 3126
*Click on blue button below to access meeting on April 20

To call in without registering and participate in listen-only mode:
+1-866-692-4530 (US Toll Free)
Access code: 185 493 3126


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Page last modified: April 7, 2021