Department of Transportation

Bortz Mine Road Closed until Further Notice


Monongalia County, WV - The West Virginia Division of Highways advises motorists of a road closure on County Route 65/1, Bortz Mine Road.  The road closure will start on Wednesday, March 1st until further notice.  The reason for this road closure is due to mine subsidence. Local traffic ONLY will be maintained until the West Virginia DEP, Abandoned Mine Lands Division completes emergency project scheduled to be completed next week.




WVDOH District 4
(304) 842-1500