VDOT Holding ‘Pardon Our Dust’ Meetings

Public information meetings are upcoming from the Virginia Department of Transportation. Agency officials will hold a pair of “Pardon Our Dust” public information meetings as construction on the Route 220 Safety Improvements project is scheduled to begin. That project, to be done over four years,will rebuild just under 10 miles of Route 220 between Iron Gate and the James River bridge near Eagle Rock in Botetourt County as an improved two-lane road to improve safety.

The first meeting will be held in Alleghany County on Tuesday, March 27, from 5 to 7 p.m., at the former National Guard Armory Gymnasium at DSLCC, 1000 Dabney Drive in Clifton Forge.

The second meeting will be held in Botetourt County on Thursday, April 12, from 5 to 7 p.m., at Eagle Rock Elementary School located at 145 Eagle’s Nest Drive in Eagle Rock.