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    Bidding opens for 24 West Virginia Division of Highways construction projects

    By Blake DeJarnatt,


    CHARLESTON, WV (WOWK) — The West Virginia Department of Transportation released a list of 24 upcoming construction and renovation projects that are now open for contractors to begin bidding on.

    One of the biggest projects on the list is a “top to bottom rebuild” of I-77, starting by Tuppers Creek Road and finishing at the Jackson County line.

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    The complete list of construction and renovation projects open for bidding are:

    • Barbour, Braxton, Gilmer, and Lewis counties – District 7 road striping
    • Boone County – Jill Micah Hess Memorial Bridge renovation
    • Brooke, Hancock, Marshall, and Ohio counties – District 6 road striping
    • Doddridge County – Smithton Road paving
    • Doddridge, Harrison, Marion, Monongalia, Preston, and Taylor counties – District 4 guardrails
    • Doddridge, Harrison, Marion, and Monongalia counties – District 4 road striping
    • Fayette County – Virginia Street paving
    • Greenbrier County – Interstate 64 paving, Clintonville to Lewisburg
    • Jackson and Wood counties – I-77 interchange lighting, Fairplain, Ripley, Silverton and Mineral Wells exits
    • Kanawha County – Captain Benjamin D. Tiffner Memorial Bridge, northbound and southbound renovations
    • Kanawha County – District 1 guardrails
    • Kanawha County – Gabe’s Creek Bridge renovation
    • Kanawha County – I-64 Central Avenue Overpass Bridge rehabilitation and restoration
    • Kanawha County – I-77 paving, Tuppers Creek Road to Jackson County Line
    • Kanawha County – Tompkins Crossing Bridge rehabilitation and restoration
    • Kanawha County – US-119 paving, Falling Rock to Clendenin
    • Mineral County – Memorial Bridge renovation
    • Monongalia County – University Avenue Bridge renovation
    • Morgan County – Bath streetscape
    • Ohio County – Interstate 470 bridge approach renovations
    • Pendleton, Pocahontas, Randolph, and Tucker counties – District 8 guardrails
    • Preston County – Tunnelton drainage improvements
    • Putnam County – Hulbert Heights Bridge cleaning and painting
    • Putnam County – WV-34 paving, Hurricane to Teays Valley

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    With all of these new projects on the docket, the West Virginia Division of Transportation would like to remind the public to follow work zone speed limits to ensure the safety of construction crews and drivers alike.

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