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I-81 Corridor News and Multimedia

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81 Insider provides updates on project construction, design, technology and more. Summer 2021 issue is available below!

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Summer 2021


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The Improve I-81 podcast follows the progress of the improvement projects along the I-81 corridor.

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Videos

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News and Traffic Alerts about the I-81 Improvement Program are available in chronological order by district below.

I-81 News & Traffic Alerts from VDOT
STAUNTON DISTRICT TRAFFIC ALERT FOR SEPTEMBER 20 – 24, 2021
September 20 - 26: Bristol's Weekly Traffic Alert
STAUNTON DISTRICT TRAFFIC ALERT FOR SEPTEMBER 13 – 17, 2021
September 13-19: Bristol's Weekly Traffic Alert
September 6-12: Bristol's Weekly Traffic Alert
STAUNTON DISTRICT TRAFFIC ALERT FOR SEPTEMBER 6 – 10, 2021
IMPROVEMENTS BEGIN AT I-81 EXIT 205 IN ROCKBRIDGE COUNTY
CITIZEN INFORMATION MEETING SEPTEMBER 14 FOR I-81 WIDENING PROJECT AT HARRISONBURG
STAUNTON DISTRICT TRAFFIC ALERT FOR AUGUST 30 - SEPTEMBER 3, 2021
August 30 - September 5: Bristol's Weekly Traffic Alert
STAUNTON DISTRICT TRAFFIC ALERT FOR AUGUST 23 - 27, 2021
August 23 - 29: Bristol's Weekly Traffic Alert
VDOT PLANS SINKHOLE REPAIRS ON INTERSTATE 81 IN AUGUSTA AND ROCKBRIDGE COUNTIES ON AUGUST 25 AND AUGUST 26
STAUNTON DISTRICT TRAFFIC ALERT FOR AUGUST 16 - 20, 2021
August 16 - 22: Bristol's Weekly Traffic Alert
VDOT HOSTING CITIZEN INFORMATION MEETING AUGUST 24 FOR I-81 WIDENING PROJECT IN AUGUSTA COUNTY
STAUNTON DISTRICT TRAFFIC ALERT FOR AUGUST 9 – 13, 2021
August 9 - 15: Bristol's Weekly Traffic Alert
STAUNTON DISTRICT TRAFFIC ALERT FOR AUGUST 2 - 6, 2021
August 2- 8, 2021: Bristol's Weekly Traffic Alert
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Bristol District News ?

Counties:

Bland, Buchanan, Dickenson, Grayson, Lee, Russell, Scott, Smyth, Tazewell, Washington, Wise, and Wythe

Cities:

Bristol, Norton

Towns:

Abingdon, Appalachia, Big Stone Gap, Bluefield, Cedar Bluff, Chilhowie, Cleveland, Clinchco, Clinchport, Clintwood, Coeburn, Damascus, Duffield, Dungannon, Fries, Gate City, Glade Spring, Grundy, Haysi, Honaker, Independence, Jonesville, Lebanon, Marion, Nickelsville, Pennington Gap, Pocahontas, Pound, Richlands, Rural Retreat, Saltville, St. Charles, St. Paul, Tazewell, Troutdale, Weber City, Wise, and Wytheville

Salem District News ?

Counties:

Bedford, Botetourt, Carroll, Craig, Floyd, Franklin, Giles, Henry, Montgomery, Patrick, Pulaski and Roanoke

Cities:

Galax, Martinsville, Radford, Roanoke and Salem

Towns:

Bedford, Blacksburg, Boones Mill, Buchanan, Christiansburg, Dublin, Fincastle, Floyd, Glen Lyn, Hillsville, Narrows, New Castle, Pearisburg, Pembroke, Pulaski, Rich Creek, Ridgeway, Rocky Mount, Stuart, Troutville and Vinton

Staunton District News ?

Counties:

Alleghany, Augusta, Bath, Clarke, Frederick, Highland, Page, Rockbridge, Rockingham, Shenandoah and Warren

Cities:

Buena Vista, Covington, Harrisonburg, Lexington, Staunton, Waynesboro and Winchester

Towns:

Berryville, Boyce, Bridgewater, Broadway, Clifton Forge, Craigsville, Dayton, Edinburg, Elkton, Front Royal, Glasgow, Goshen, Grottoes, Iron Gate, Luray, Middletown, Monterey, Mount Crawford Mount, Jackson, New Marke,t Shenandoah, Stanley, Stephens City, Strasburg, Timberville, Toms Brook and Woodstock

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