May 21, 2012
New road signs in Virginia will help drivers choose the quickest route to the Virginia Beach oceanfront and North Carolina's Outer Banks.
The Virginia Department of Transportation will unveil six new electronic message signs in the Hampton Roads area on Wednesday.
VDOT will display current travel times in minutes for two different routes. The six signs will be posted at strategic decision points in Newport News, Virginia Beach and Chesapeake.
Travel time information will also be available at safety rest areas and welcome centers in Fredericksburg, Skippers and New Kent County to help motorists traveling from Washington and Richmond.