RELEASE:

CONTACT:
IMMEDIATE

Jennifer Pickett 804-786-7432
Jennifer.Pickett@DRPT.Virginia.Gov

Jeffrey Caldwell 804-786-2715
Jeffrey.Caldwell@vdot.virginia.gov

CO-1016

April 23, 2010



COMMONWEALTH SEEKS INPUT ON DRAFT SIX-YEAR IMPROVEMENT PROGRAM

RICHMOND—The Commonwealth Transportation Board (CTB) will hold four public hearings to solicit public comments about essential rail, transit, transportation demand management, bicycle, pedestrian and highway projects in the Working Draft of the Fiscal Year 2011-2016 Six-Year Improvement Program (SYIP) to be approved by the CTB in June 2010.

Districts Location Date
Richmond, Culpeper, Fredericksburg

VDOT Central Office Auditorium

1401 East Broad St.

Richmond, VA 23219

May 19, 2010

Elected officials’ open house, 5 p.m.

Public meeting, 6 p.m.

Northern Virginia

Fairfax City Hall

10455 Armstrong St.

Fairfax, VA 22030

May 26, 2010

Elected officials’ open house, 6 p.m.

Public meeting, 7 p.m.

Hampton Roads

Chesapeake Conference Center

900 Greenbrier Circle

Chesapeake, VA 23320

June 2, 2010

Elected officials’ open house, 5 p.m.

Public meeting, 6 p.m.

Salem, Bristol, Lynchburg, Staunton

New River Community College

5251 College Drive

Dublin, VA 24084

June 3, 2010

Elected officials’ open house, 5 p.m.

Public meeting, 6 p.m.

All projects in the SYIP that are eligible for federal funding will be included in the Statewide Transportation Improvement Program, which documents how Virginia will obligate its share of federal funds. 

Lists of specific projects and changes from the current program will be available at the public hearings and on VDOT’s website at www.VirginiaDOT.org prior to the hearing.

Written comments may be submitted via mail or e-mail until June 11, 2010.

Written comments can be submitted to:

Public Information Office
Virginia Department of Rail and Public Transportation
600 E. Main St., Suite 2102
Richmond, VA 23219
drptpr@drpt.virginia.gov

Programming Director
Virginia Department of Transportation
1401 E. Broad St.
Richmond, VA 23219
six-yearprogram@vdot.virginia.gov

For more information, visit the CTB website at www.CTB.Virginia.gov, the VDOT website at www.VirginiaDOT.org or the DRPT website at www.drpt.virginia.gov.

 

 

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