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Unpaved Roadshow: Hand fans, a very cool early collectible

Unpaved Roadshow: Hand fans, a very cool early collectible

Hand fans, used throughout history to stay cool through the dog days of summer. They were also used as salutations, to keep bothersome insects at bay, and as protection from the rain. [...]

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Board of Zoning Appeals: Wednesday, July 26 (agenda)

VDOT Notices

  • Route 628 (Dearing Road)Rehabilitating bridge over a tributary of the Jordan River. Road closed to traffic. Follow detour. Anticipated completion Aug. 21.
  • Route 640 (Battle Mountain Road) – Paving of a gravel road from 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., expect intermittent lane closures controlled by flagging. Obey traffic controls.
  • Route 681 (Rolling Road) – Paving of a gravel road. Monday through Friday from 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., expect intermittent lane closures controlled by flagging. Obey traffic controls.

Road conditions and other real-time travel information can be found on the 511 Virginia website, the free VDOT 511 mobile app or by calling 511 from any phone in Virginia. VDOT updates are also on Facebook and the district's Twitter account, @VaDOTCulp.