VDOT sets hearing for proposed widening of Interstate 81 in Bristol
The Virginia Department of Transportation has a public information session scheduled to discuss proposed changes to portions of Interstate 81.
VDOT is considering widening southbound lanes between exits 7 and 10 and extending the northbound merge lane from exit 7.
While extending the merge lane northbound, the project would also widen a portion of the interstate southbound from mile marker 8.1 to 9.7.
The session will take place from 4 to 6 p.m. Thursday at the Holiday Inn Bristol Convention Center at 3135 Linden Drive.
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