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Staunton VDOT District Traffic Alerts: Sept. 29-Oct. 3

The following is a list of highway work that might affect traffic in the Staunton transportation district during the coming weeks.


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Interstate 81 lane closures in Rockbridge County Sept. 30-Oct. 3

The Virginia Department of Transportation has scheduled lane closures for drainage work on northbound Interstate 81 in Rockbridge County.


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Governor debuts Virginia Faces of Drunk Driving site to combat DUI

Following last year’s increase in drunk driving fatalities – the first rise in six years – Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe unveiled a powerful new tool to keep drunk drivers off of the Commonwealth’s roadways.


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Portion of Route 622 in Rockbridge County closed Oct. 1-31 for bridge replacement

Route 622 (Chestnut Grove Trail) in Rockbridge County will be closed for a bridge replacement starting at 8 a.m. October 1 until October 31, 2014.


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Culpeper VDOT District Traffic Alert: Sept. 22-26

The following highway work is scheduled; weather permitting, in the Culpeper VDOT District during the upcoming week.


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I-81 Shenandoah County lane closures: Sept. 22-27

Motorists on Interstate 81 northbound in Shenandoah County can expect overnight lane closures over the next week.


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Staunton District Traffic Alert: Sept. 22-26

The following is a list of highway work that might affect traffic in the Staunton VDOT transportation district during the coming weeks.


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I-81/I-64 slow-roll closures in Rockbridge on Sunday

On Sunday morning, September 21, motorists should be alert for slow-roll lane closures on portions of Interstate 81 and Interstate 64 in the Lexington and Timber Ridge area of Rockbridge County.


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Three teams selected for Route 29 Solutions proposal

The Virginia Department of Transportation announced that three firms have advanced to the second phase of the process to select a design-build team for projects included in the Route 29 Solutions package.


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Staunton VDOT District Traffic Alert: Sept. 15-19

The following is a list of highway work that might affect traffic in the Staunton VDOT transportation district during the coming weeks.


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Culpeper VDOT District: Traffic Alerts for Sept. 15-19

The following highway work is scheduled, weather permitting, in the Culpeper VDOT District during the upcoming week.


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Route 703 in Augusta County closing Sept. 15 for bridge replacement

Part of Route 703 (Hewitt Road) in Augusta County will be closed for about six weeks starting at 8 a.m. on Monday, September 15, while the Virginia Department of Transportation replaces a bridge over Middle River.


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Interstate 81 ramp, lane closures for week of Sept. 12-19

Motorists on Interstate 81 northbound in Shenandoah County can expect overnight lane and ramp closures over the next week. All of these closures are due to milling and paving between mile markers 265 and 274, as part of a pavement rehabilitation project.


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I-81 lane closures in Shenandoah County

Milling and paving continues this week on Interstate 81 northbound in Shenandoah County as part of a pavement rehabilitation project. Beginning tonight, this will result in the following overnight lane and ramp closures:


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Culpeper VDOT District Traffic Alert: Sept. 8-12

The following highway work is scheduled; weather permitting, in the Culpeper VDOT District during the upcoming week.


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Staunton VDOT District Traffic Alert: Sept. 8-12

The following is a list of highway work that might affect traffic in the Staunton VDOT transportation district during the coming weeks.


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Nightime closure of I-66 off-ramp off I-81 scheduled for Sept. 10

The off-ramp that carries Interstate 66 westbound traffic to I-81 southbound will have a brief closure on the night of Wednesday, September 10, 2014.


Route 726 in Rockingham County reopens Sept. 9

The portion of Route 726 (Stone Spring Road) in Rockingham County that closed in early August will reopen on the morning of Tuesday, September 9.


VDOT reminds motorists in Nelson County about possible Lockn’ congestion

Motorists on US 29 and other roads in the area of Oak Ridge at Lovingston in Nelson County are urged to remain alert to possible congestion over the next several days as festival goers arrive and depart from the Lockn’ Music Festival 2014.


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Interstate 81 ramp closures in Shenandoah County begin tonight

As part of the Interstate 81 pavement rehabilitation project in Shenandoah County, milling and paving continues between mile markers 264 and 274 northbound.


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VDOT Staunton District Roads Report: Sept. 1-5

The following is a list of highway work that might affect traffic in the Staunton VDOT transportation district during the coming weeks. The Staunton district is comprised of 11 counties: Alleghany, Bath, Rockbridge, Augusta, Highland, Rockingham, Shenandoah, Frederick, Page, Warren and Clarke.


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VDOT Culpeper District Traffic Alerts: Sept. 1-5

The following highway work is scheduled; weather permitting, in the Culpeper VDOT District during the upcoming week.


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Search for missing pilot narrowed to Crawford Mountain area

The search for the missing 104th Fighter Wing pilot continues near the crash site in the Washington National Forest near Deerfield Valley, Virginia.


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Search for missing pilot in Deerfield crash continues

The search for the missing 104th Fighter Wing pilot expands with additional Air Force resources in the George Washington National Forest near Deerfield.


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I-81 on-ramp at Exit 264 in Shenandoah County closed tonight

The northbound on-ramp to Interstate 81 at Exit 264 (New Market) in Shenandoah County will be closed overnight for milling and paving.


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State Police beefing up DUI enforcement Labor Day weekend

As the last holiday weekend of the summer season approaches, motorists traveling through the Commonwealth this Labor Day weekend can expect to see significant increased enforcement by the Virginia State Police.


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Culpeper District Roads Report: Aug. 25-29

The following highway work is scheduled; weather permitting, in the Culpeper VDOT District during the upcoming week. Traffic movements may be restricted and speed limits reduced in work zones.


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VDOT Staunton District Roads Report: Aug. 25-29

The following is a list of highway work that might affect traffic in the Staunton VDOT transportation district during the coming weeks. The Staunton district is comprised of 11 counties: Alleghany, Bath, Rockbridge, Augusta, Highland, Rockingham, Shenandoah, Frederick, Page, Warren and Clarke.


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I-81, I-64 slow roll closures in Rockbridge County on Sunday morning

On Sunday morning, August 24, motorists should be alert for slow-roll lane closures on portions of Interstate 81 and Interstate 64 in the Lexington and Timber Ridge area of Rockbridge County.


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AAA: Stay alert as kids head back to school

As summer draws to a close and the classroom bell rings in the new school year, AAA Mid-Atlantic and the Mid-Atlantic Foundation for Safety and Education want to remind motorists that driving habits must change to insure the safety of children heading back to school throughout the Commonwealth.


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ATVs report: Paved roads, no helmets common in fatal accidents

A new report highlights the dangers posed by using ATVs on roadways, without helmets and when consuming alcohol.


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Staunton VDOT District Road Report: Aug. 18-22

The following is a list of highway work that might affect traffic in the Staunton transportation district during the coming weeks. The Staunton VDOT district is comprised of 11 counties: Alleghany, Bath, Rockbridge, Augusta, Highland, Rockingham, Shenandoah, Frederick, Page, Warren and Clarke.


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VDOT Culpeper District Traffic Alert: Aug. 18-22

The following highway work is scheduled; weather permitting, in the Culpeper District during the upcoming week.


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Interstate 81 slow-roll closure in Rockbridge County on Aug. 17

Motorists should be alert for northbound and southbound slow-roll lane closures early Sunday morning,August 17, along Interstate 81 in Rockbridge County between mile markers 174 and 182.


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VDOT Staunton District Traffic Alert: Aug. 11-15

The following is a list of highway work that might affect traffic in the Staunton transportation district during the coming weeks. The Staunton district is comprised of 11 counties: Alleghany, Bath, Rockbridge, Augusta, Highland, Rockingham, Shenandoah, Frederick, Page, Warren and Clarke.


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VDOT Culpeper District Traffic Alerts: Aug. 11-15

The following highway work is scheduled; weather permitting, in the Culpeper District during the upcoming week. Traffic movements may be restricted and speed limits reduced in work zones.


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Route 726 in Rockingham County to close Aug. 8-18

Part of Route 726 (Stone Spring Road) in Rockingham County will be closed for intersection improvements beginning Friday, August 8, 2014.


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VDOT Staunton District Road Report: Aug. 4-8

The following is a list of highway work that might affect traffic in the Staunton VDOT transportation district during the coming weeks. The Staunton district is comprised of 11 counties: Alleghany, Bath, Rockbridge, Augusta, Highland, Rockingham, Shenandoah, Frederick, Page, Warren and Clarke.


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VDOT Culpeper District Road Report: Aug. 4-8

The following highway work is scheduled, weather permitting, in the Culpeper VDOT District during the upcoming week.


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Route 623 in Rockbridge County to close Aug. 5 for bridge replacements

The Virginia Department of Transportation will close part of Route 623 (Fredericksburg Road) in Rockbridge County for about a month beginning Tuesday August 5, 2014.