ROANOKE, VA – A section of Walnut Avenue in the Town of Vinton and Wise Avenue in Roanoke City will be closed to all traffic effective today, Monday October 10th.
This closure is require while crews work on repairs to a storm drain line in the 1000 block of Walnut Ave. The area affected is near the Southern States mill between the 8th Street rail crossing in Vinton, and Wise Avenue SE at Indian Village Lane SE in Roanoke. The work will take a few days to complete.
Travelers that normally use this street are asked to adjust their route and commute time while this work is being done.
A detour will be established via 13th Street SE and Dale Avenue SE.
Joey Hiner, Public Works Director, Town of Vinton – 540-983-0646