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Route 630 (Courthouse Road) and Interstate 95 Interchange Reconstruction

Exit 140, Stafford County

Project at a Glance

Begin Date
To be determined

Est Completion Date
To be determined

Phase
Right-of-Way Acquisition and Utility Relocation

Cost
Estimated $149 million

Contractor
To be determined

Locality
Stafford

District
Fredericksburg

Contact
Michelle Shropshire, Assistant District Administrator for Preliminary Engineering
540-899-4288
Kelly Hannon, Communications Manager
540-374-3344

About the Project

The amount of traffic expected to travel on Courthouse Road will grow substantially in the next 20 years. 

To address the coming traffic volume, the Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) has proposed adding more capacity on Courthouse Road, relocating the intersection of Courthouse Road and Route 1, and reconfiguring the interchange design to move traffic on and off the interstate with greater efficiency. 

Proposed Diverging Diamond Interchange

A proposed design concept for a diverging diamond interchange was presented to the Infrastructure Committee of the Stafford Board of Supervisors on Tuesday, March 3, 2015. 

A diverging diamond interchange (DDI) is an innovative design that is increasingly being built or considered by other state transportation departments.

The ramp configuration is similar to a traditional diamond interchange. However, traffic on the cross street (Courthouse Road), switches sides.

Traffic is shifted to the left side of the road, which allows vehicles turning left to enter an interstate on-ramp without stopping at a traffic signal.

PowerPoint Presentation

Map of Design Concept

Frequently Asked Questions

YouTube Simulation of Diverging Diamond Interchange at Interstate 64 and Route 15 at Zion Crossroads, Louisa County, Virginia

Public Hearing and Documents

Design Public Hearing

VDOT held a design public hearing on Thursday, November 29, 2012 from 5-8 p.m. at Colonial Forge High School in Stafford. 

Materials from the meeting are posted below:

Meeting Brochure

Comment Sheet

Welcome Display Board

Project Timeline Display Board

Project Design Map, View 1

Project Design Map, View 2

Level of Service Display Board

 

Citizen Information Meeting and Documents

Citizen Information Meeting

VDOT held a citizen information meeting on the project from 5-8 p.m. on Thursday, June 14, 2012 at Stafford County Government Center. 

All meeting materials are posted below: 

Meeting Brochure

Comment Sheet

Welcome Board (Project Overview)

The Road Ahead Board (Project Schedule)

Map 1

Map 2

Level of Service Board

 

 

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