Jen Ward 540-387-5238
May 31, 2016
TRAFFIC ALERT: BRIDGE WORK SCHEDULED IN BOTETOURT COUNTY
SALEM – Bridge work scheduled in Botetourt County will impact traffic beginning this week.
Lane closures will be in place on a section of Route 43 (Narrow Passage Road) while repair work is completed beneath the bridge on I-81 over Route 43 and the railroad tracks. Work will be performed during daytime hours from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. Estimated completion is fall 2016.
Lane closures will be in place on Route 625 (Mt. Joy Road) while repair work is completed beneath the bridge on I-81 over Route 625. Work will be performed during daytime hours from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. Estimated completion is fall 2016.
ROUTE 779 CLOSURE
Beginning, Monday, June 13, Route 779 (Catawba Road) will be closed while work to replace a bridge over Little Catawba Creek is completed. The bridge is located 0.1 mile east intersection of Route 600 (Little Catawba Creek Road). Motorists will be detoured onto Route 600 (Little Catawba Creek Road) while the bridge is replaced. Weather permitting, work is expected to be complete by June 25.
Drivers are encouraged to plan travel accordingly with delays expected and use caution in the work zones.
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