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Covington: I-64 eastbound lane closures July 6-10 for slope repairs

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Motorists should be alert for right lane closures along eastbound Interstate 64 in the city of Covington from Monday, July 6, through Friday, July 10.

The lane closures are scheduled for 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. each day from about mile marker 15 to 16.

The eastbound I-64 lane closures allow contractors for the Virginia Department of Transportation to make repairs to a slope along the right side of the interstate. All work is weather permitting.

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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 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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