Traffic Construction Alert – EXIT 95 KANAWHA CITY INTERCHANGE (WEATHER PERMITTING) – On Monday, June 26, 2017, from 7 PM to 7 AM, the Kanawha City southbound exit ramp will be closed to traffic. Overhead and portable message boards will be placed on the interstate and on secondary roads to alert motorists of the ramp closure and to provide them with detour options. Those traveling southbound on I-77 through Charleston will be given the following direction: EXIT 95 TO WV61 USE EXIT 98 This will detour southbound traffic on I-77 to the 35th Street Bridge to access Kanawha City. If they miss the 35th Street Bridge, the next detour sign will instruct them to use Exit 89 to WV61 (which is the Marmet Exit). The Southbound entrance ramp at Exit 95 Kanawha City will be open so traffic can re-enter I-77 going south or going north.

Kanawha City Bike Appreciation Day

Sunday, May 21st    12:00pm

The Kanawha City Community Association is teaming up with the City of Charleston Police Department and West Virginia Connecting Communities for the 2nd Annual Kanawha City Bike Appreciation Day.

The event is free to the public, and participants will be entered into a raffle for prizes donated by various businesses in Kanawha City.

Family Fun Events include bike and trike decorating, face painting, bike tune-ups, and a safety/challenge course. Food and drinks will be available from Charleston food trucks and vendors.

All children under the age of 15 will also receive a free bike helmet (while supplies last) thanks to our generous sponsors.

Please come out to show your support and enjoy the City of Charleston’s best urban bike path. More info found at

The event will start and finish at the 57th street trailhead, which is on the riverside of MacCorkle Avenue.