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Kelly Hannon 540-374-3344
Kelly.Hannon@VDOT.Virginia.Gov

LaTina W. Bundy 540-899-4560
Tina.Bundy@VDOT.virginia.gov

FRED-70003

Jan. 3, 2014



VDOT TO HOLD PUBLIC HEARINGS ON TWO INTERSECTION PROJECTS IN SPOTSYLVANIA
Public is invited to review proposed designs and submit comments at next week’s hearings

FREDERICKSBURG—The public is invited to attend public hearings next week for two separate intersection projects in Spotsylvania County.

 

VDOT is proposing to lengthen a turn lane and add an additional turn lane on Route 628 (Smith Station Road) on the northbound approach to Route 208 (Courthouse Road).

 

Also, a separate project is proposed to modify the traffic signal and median at the intersection of Route 639 (Leavells Road) and Route 620 (Harrison Road).

 

The public hearing for the Smith Station Road project will be held:

Tuesday, January 7, 2014*

5:30-7:30 p.m.

Courtland Elementary School

6601 Smith Station Road

Spotsylvania, VA 22553

*In case of snow, the meeting will be held on Tuesday, January 14, 2014

 

The public hearing for the Leavells Road and Harrison Road project will be held:

Thursday, January 9, 2014*

5:30-7:30 p.m.

Salem Church Library

2607 Salem Church Road

Fredericksburg, VA 22407

*In case of snow, the meeting will be held on Thursday, January 16, 2014

 

Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) staff will be available continuously from 5:30-7:30 p.m. at both public hearings to share proposed design plans and maps, answer questions, and accept comments on the project.

 

There will be no formal presentation at either hearing.

 

For anyone unable to attend the Smith Station Road project hearing, comments may also be submitted through the close of business on January 21, 2014.

 

Comments can be sent by email to fredericksburginfo@VDOT.Virginia.Gov. Please reference “Route 628 Public Hearing Comment” in the subject line.

Comments sent by mail, which must be postmarked by January 21, may be addressed to:

Mr. Gregory Huffman
Virginia Department of Transportation
Project Manager
87 Deacon Road
Stafford, VA 22405

For anyone unable to attend the Harrison Road and Leavells Road public hearing, comments may be submitted through the close of business on January 21, 2014.

 

Comments can be sent by email to fredericksburginfo@VDOT.Virginia.Gov. Please reference “Route 620 and Route 639 Public Hearing Comment” in the subject line.

Comments sent by mail, which must be postmarked by January 21, may be addressed to:

Mr. Gregory Huffman
Virginia Department of Transportation
Project Manager
87 Deacon Road
Stafford, VA 22405

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