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May 1, 2014

Overnight Paving Work Set for May 5-7

STAUNTON – The Virginia Department of Transportation has scheduled overnight paving operations that will affect traffic on Interstates 81 and 66 in Warren County on May 5-7.


Crews will be paving the exit 300 ramp from northbound I-81 to eastbound I-66 on the night of Monday, May 5. The ramp will be closed from 10 p.m. to 7 a.m. the following morning. Drivers will be detoured to exit 302, where they will follow I-81 southbound back to exit 300.


Paving operations will take place on I-66 eastbound on Tuesday and Wednesday nights, May 6 and May 7, from 8 p.m. to 7 a.m. This will result in single-lane closures from mile marker 0 to 3. All work is weather permitting.


The VDOT Staunton District serves Frederick, Shenandoah, Clarke, Warren, Page, Rockingham, Augusta, Highland, Rockbridge, Alleghany and Bath counties.


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