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Route 638 (Oak Row Road)

Drainage Improvement

Project at a Glance

Begin Date
Project proposed to be advertised for construction October 2016

Estimated cost is $846,000

To be determined



Mr. Curtis Holloway, VDOT Project Manager
Kelly Hannon, VDOT Communications Manager

Project Overview

The Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) is proposing to install two 72-inch pipes, with end walls and rip rap, on Route 638 (Oak Row Road) in Richmond County to improve drainage and minimize flooding during storm events.

During construction, Route 638 would be temporarily closed at Snyder Swamp, and a detour would be put into place for through traffic. 

Public Hearing

The public is invited to attend a design public hearing for proposed drainage improvements on Route 638 (Oak Row Road) in Richmond County.  

The design public hearing will be held:

Thursday, July 17, 2014
5-7 p.m.
Richmond County Circuit Court
Clerk’s Office
Public Meeting Room
101 Court Circle
Warsaw, VA 22572

Stop by anytime between 5-7 p.m. to meet with Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) staff to view proposed design plans and maps, ask questions, and provide comment on the projects. There will be no formal presentation.

For anyone unable to attend the design public hearing or information meeting, comments may also be submitted through the close of business on Monday, July 28, 2014.

Comments can be sent by email to fredericksburginfo@VDOT.Virginia.Gov. Please reference “Route 638 Public Hearing Comment” in the subject line.

Comments sent by mail, which must be postmarked by July 28, 2014, may be addressed to:
Mr. Curtis B. Holloway
Virginia Department of Transportation
Project Manager
87 Deacon Road
Fredericksburg, VA 22405

Meeting documents:

Public hearing brochure

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