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VDOT Prepares To Put Big Road Projects On Hold For Labor Day

VDOT Prepares To Put Big Road Projects On Hold For Labor Day

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VDOT is getting ready for a spike in travel on interstates and other major highways over the extended Labor Day weekend. The agency will halt its lane closures on most major projects from noon Friday until noon on Tuesday, September 2nd.

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