May 3, 2018 - A new construction project is set to begin in Roanoke Tuesday, May 8.
The project is part of the Colonial Avenue Corridor Improvement Project between Virginia Western Community College and Fishburn Park Elementary School.
There will be traffic changes on the section of Colonial Avenue between Overland Road and Winding Way Road for the duration of the construction.
Colonial Avenue will be reduced to two lanes of traffic for 18 months for the construction project.
The City of Roanoke is encouraging drivers to avoid unnecessary travel through the area and take other routes when possible.
Additional details HERE from ABC-13 WSET.