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Lindsay LeGrand 804-524-6094
Lindsay.LeGrand@vdot.virginia.gov

RICH-1340

Aug. 13, 2013



VDOT TO HOLD PUBLIC HEARING ON NEW MARKET HEIGHTS PHASE OF VIRGINIA CAPITAL TRAIL PROJECT

COLONIAL HEIGHTS —The Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) will hold a design public hearing on the New Market Heights phase of the Virginia Capital Trail project.

The hearing will be held on Thursday, August 15, 2013 from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Charles City County Government building auditorium at10900 Courthouse Road, Charles City, VA 23030.

Complete with a presentation, question and answer session and one-on-one dialogue with VDOT representatives, this hearing will provide an opportunity for individuals, businesses or organizations to give VDOT input on the project.

The hearing will address the new trail alignment throughout Charles City and Henrico counties, reconfigured for tree canopy preservation.

Comments about the proposed project may be submitted at the hearing or until August 25, 2013 by mailing them to David A. Steele, P.E., Project Manager, Virginia Department of Transportation, 2430 Pine Forest Drive, Colonial Heights, VA 23834-9002.  Comments also can be emailed to David.Steele@VDOT.Virginia.gov. Please reference “VA Capital Trail public hearing comment” in the subject line.   

Anyone requiring special assistance to attend and participate in this hearing may contact VDOT’s Civil Rights Division at (804) 524-6091 or TDD/TTY 711.

For more information about the Virginia Capital Trail, visit http://www.vdot.virginia.gov/projects/newcaptrail_welcome.asp. To view the public hearing brochure, visit http://www.vdot.virginia.gov/VDOT/Projects/asset_upload_file81_29886.pdf.

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