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Kelly Hannon 540-374-3344
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LaTina W. Bundy 540-899-4560
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FRED-73575

June 10, 2014



VDOT TO HOLD “PARDON OUR DUST” MEETING ON ROUTE 205 BRIDGE REPLACEMENT
Public is invited to learn about upcoming construction to replace a bridge at Mattox Creek in Westmoreland County

FREDERICKSBURG—The Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) invites the public to attend a “Pardon Our Dust” meeting on Wednesday, June 18, 2014, to learn more about upcoming construction to replace the Route 205 (James Monroe Highway) bridge at Mattox Creek in Westmoreland County.

 

“Pardon Our Dust” Meeting

Wednesday, June 18, 2014

5-7 p.m.

Colonial Beach Town Center

22 Washington Avenue

Colonial Beach, VA 22443

 

Stop by anytime between 5-7 p.m. to meet the construction team, learn about traffic impacts, view construction plans, and ask questions.

 

Construction will begin in late June on an estimated $8.1 million project to replace a structurally deficient bridge over Mattox Creek.

The replacement bridge will have two 12-foot travel lanes, with two 10-foot shoulders. The project will be completed in July 2016.

A $4.5 million construction contract for this project was recently awarded to Abernathy Construction Corp., of Glen Allen, Va.

For anyone unable to attend the “Pardon Our Dust” meeting, all materials will be posted to the project website on Wednesday, June 18:

http://www.virginiadot.org/projects/fredericksburg/route_205_james_monroe_highway_bridge_replacement_at_mattox_creek.asp

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