City of Virginia Beach

Department of Public Works

2405 Courthouse Drive Room 332

Virginia Beach, VA 23456

(757) 385-8062 (Office)

(757) 385-5783 (Fax)

www.VBgov.com

NEWS RELEASE

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE MEDIA CONTACT:

October 12, 2011 Drew Lankford, (757) 385-8062

(757) 409-4353

dlankfor@vbgov.com

Virginia Beach Public Works Schedules Weekend Paving Operations

Virginia Beach Public Works – Operations has scheduled weekend paving operations

for various intersections throughout Virginia Beach beginning Saturday, October 15.

Crews will begin working at 7 am until 5 pm (weekend only), and Monday through

Friday 9 am until 3pm – weather permitting.

Work will include milling, paving, asphalt replacement, crosswalk installation and

striping.

The work schedule is as follows:

First Colonial Road at Virginia Beach Boulevard: Oct 15 – 16

Shore Drive at Pleasure House Road Oct 15 – 18

General Booth Boulevard at Birdneck Road Oct 16 – 21

Advanced warning signs will be clearly posted advising motorists of lane closures.

Citizens are urged to use alternate traffic routes when possible. Any changes in

schedule due to weather or other circumstances will be announced by Public Works.

Asphalt Roads and Materials Co., Inc. is the contractor performing the work.

For additional information, please contact

Dan Kiley or Bob Bidlack with Public Works

Operations at

757-385-1470, or Drew Lankford at 757-385-8062.

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News Release:

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