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Sandy Myers 540-332-9201
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STA18-019

Feb. 2, 2018



ADDITIONAL OFF-RAMP CLOSURES SET FOR NORTHBOUND I-81 AT EXIT 213 IN AUGUSTA COUNTY

STAUNTON – Off-ramp closures are scheduled for Wednesday and Thursday, February 7-8, as well as Tuesday, February 13, on northbound Interstate 81 at exit 213 (Route 11/Greenville) in Augusta County. The closures are needed to ensure motorist safety during continued blasting operations at an adjacent construction site.

Each off-ramp closure is scheduled to begin around 1 p.m. and last for no more than two hours. Northbound I-81 motorists who need to access Route 11 can continue north to exit 217, and then follow I-81 southbound to exit 213A or 213B. Electronic message boards will alert motorists before and during the off-ramp closures.

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.

The Staunton District Twitter feed is at @VaDOTStaunton. VDOT can be followed on Facebook, Flickr, Twitter and YouTube. RSS feeds are also available for statewide information. The VDOT Web page is located at http://www.VirginiaDOT.org

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

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