VDOT to Lift Lane Closures Through the Holiday - 8NEWS - WRIC | News Where You Live

VDOT to Lift Lane Closures Through the Holiday

Posted: Updated:

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - The Virginia Department of Transportation is lifting lane closures during the Thanksgiving holiday period.
VDOT will end the closures on most interstates and other roads starting from noon Wednesday through noon Monday. The idea is to keep the highways obstruction free during the busy holiday travel period.
VDOT also advises that based on past traffic data, the heaviest periods of congestion on most roads occur after noon on Wednesday and after noon on both weekend days.
The Triple A predicts a slight drop in holiday traffic this Thanksgiving.

Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Powered by WorldNow

301 Arboretum Place, Richmond
VA, 23236

Telephone: 804.330.8888
Fax: 804.330.8881
Email: news@wric.com

Can't find something?
Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Media General Communications Holdings, LLC. A Media General Company.