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Rockingham County: Flagger traffic control on Route 33 beginning March 29

road workDrivers using Route 33 (Rawley Pike) in western Rockingham County can expect lane closures for about two weeks beginning Friday, March 29. Flaggers will control traffic on weekdays from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. between Route 732 (Coopers Mountain Road) and Route 613 (Whitmore Shop Road).

This work zone is for replacement of a water line beneath Route 33. The work is scheduled for completion on Friday, April 12. All work is weather permitting.

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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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