***MEDIA ADVISORY*** Yadkin River Veterans Memorial Bridge Dedication/I-85 Corridor Improvement Project Completion Event Wednesday, November 6, 2013

WHAT:         Ceremony to dedicate the Yadkin River Veterans Memorial Bridge and celebrate the completion of the I-85 Corridor Improvement Project in Davidson and Rowan counties

WHEN:           Friday, Nov. 8, at 1 p.m.

WHERE:       Future U.S 29/70, adjacent to I-85 at Exit 84 in Davidson County
COMMENTS:      Transportation Secretary Tony Tata will join state and local leaders, the VFW Post 3074 Color Guard and the Davidson County Veterans Honor Guard to dedicate the new Yadkin River Veterans Memorial Bridge and acknowledge the completion of one of the state’s top mobility projects.

  • From Lexington Southbound: Follow I-85 South from Lexington and take Exit 84 (N.C. 150). At the top of the exit ramp, proceed straight onto the service road (Future U.S. 29/70). The event will be held at the end of the pavement adjacent to I-85.
  • From Salisbury Northbound: Follow I-85 North from Salisbury and take Exit 84 (N.C. 150).  Turn left on the service road (Future U.S. 29/70).
NCDOT IMAP will be on hand to assist with parking, and consideration will be made for those with disabilities.

For more information on the project, visit www.i-85yadkinriver.com.

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