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LYN-13-055

April 23, 2013



VDOT HOLDS SECOND PUBLIC INFORMATION MEETING ON ROUTE 151 CORRIDOR STUDY IN NELSON COUNTY

LYNCHBURG —The Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) will hold a second public information meeting on the Route 151 Corridor Study currently being conducted in Nelson County. 

The meeting will be held on Thursday, May 16, 2013 from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Rockfish River Elementary School, 200 Chapel Hollow Road, Afton, VA 22920.   

In March, VDOT solicited the public’s input on identification of issues along the corridor and potential solutions for the key intersections being examined as part of the study.  Following that meeting, potential solutions were assessed to develop draft recommendations.  This second public meeting will be held to present and solicit public input on the draft recommendations prior to preparation of the final report. 

VDOT staff will be available during this event to answer any questions. 

Comments about the proposed project may be submitted at the meeting or until May 28, 2013  by mailing them to Rick Youngblood., Project Manager, Virginia Department of Transportation, 4219 Campbell Avenue, Lynchburg, Va., 24501.  Comments also can be emailed to lynchburginfo@vdot.virginia.gov. Please reference “Route 151 Corridor Study Comment” in the subject heading.

Anyone requiring special assistance to attend and participate in this hearing may contact the project manager at 434-947-6559, 800-367-7623 or TTY/TDD 711.   



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