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Sandy Myers 540-332-9201
Sandy.Myers@vdot.virginia.gov
540-292-2500
Ken Slack 540-332-9264
Ken.Slack@vdot.virginia.gov
540-414-5670
STA17-169

Sept. 29, 2017



I-81 SLOW-ROLL CLOSURES OCTOBER 1 IN ROCKINGHAM COUNTY
For Work on Utility Lines Crossing the Interstate

STAUNTON – Motorists may experience brief delays early Sunday morning, October 1, during “slow-roll” closures for utility work crossing Interstate 81 northbound and southbound near mile marker 252 in Rockingham County. Slow-roll closures are scheduled to begin at approximately 7 a.m. and last 15 to 20 minutes. Work is scheduled to end around 8 a.m. 

Virginia State Police will assist with traffic control. Slow-roll times are subject to change and are weather dependent. 

Traffic alerts and traveler information can be obtained by dialing 511. Traffic alerts and traveler information also are available at http://www.511Virginia.org

The VDOT Customer Service Center can assist with reporting road hazards, asking transportation questions, or getting information related to Virginia’s roads. Call 800-FOR- ROAD (800-367-7623) or use its mobile friendly website at https://my.vdot.virginia.gov/. Agents are available 24 hours-a-day, seven days a week. 

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

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