CHARLESTON- The West
Virginia Division of Highways announces an upcoming project to replace the
concrete bridge deck of the US 119 (Corridor G) overpass ramp to Interstate 64.
Travelers can expect nighttime closures of the ramp and partial closures of US
Monday, April 17, the US 119 northbound exit ramp to I-64 will be closed from
9:00 p.m. to 6:00 a.m. each weeknight. During weekends, the ramp to the
overpass bridge will remain closed from 9:00 p.m. on Friday through 6:00 a.m.
on Monday. At times, the contractor will be required to close one lane in each
direction of US 119 during the hours of 9:00 p.m. to 6:00 a.m.
During closures, US 119 northbound travelers can utilize the I-64 on-ramp to
Beckley/Huntington at the signaled intersection or Jefferson Road. The overpass
ramp will remain open during the day. Due to an 11-foot width restriction,
truck traffic will be routed to Jefferson Road throughout the duration of the
closures are necessary to allow Kokosing Construction Company, Inc. to replace
the concrete deck of the overpass bridge. The project completion date is set
for August 13, 2017.