VDOT awards contracts to improve roads in southwest Virginia

POSTED: 10:33 PM Mar 13 2013

The Virginia Department of Transportation, VDOT, has awarded 13 contracts valued at approximately $44 million for the Bristol District.

The Bristol District consists of 12 counties in southwestern Virginia: Washington, Smyth, Lee, Scott, Russell, Buchanan, Tazewell, Bland, Wise, Dickenson, Grayson, and Wythe.

Here’s a list of those contracts:

A $10.5 million contract was awarded to Vecellio & Grogan, Inc., Beckley, W.Va., to reconstruct a section of Route 83 (Lover’s Gap) in Buchanan County.

Multiple contracts valued at $28.3 million were awarded to W-L Construction and Paving, Inc., Chilhowie for paving at various locations in VDOT’s 12-county Bristol district

W-L Construction and Paving, Inc. also received two additional highway contracts:


Lastly, the following bridge projects were awarded: