Legislative Update - July 11, 2017
FY2018-2023 Six-Year Improvement Program
The Commonwealth Transportation Board (CTB) approved the FY2018-2023 Six-Year Improvement Program (SYIP) in June. The Lynchburg District funding total for the six years is over $343 million, with $66,067,000 in FY2018. Additional information about the SYIP, including Lynchburg District-specific information may be found here.
SMART SCALE - Round Two
Twenty-eight applications were submitted in the Lynchburg District for Round Two of SMART SCALE funding; ten were approved for funding totally over $37 million. A summary is provided here.
SMART SCALE - Round One Update
In the Lynchburg District, twenty-four projects at a value of over $85 million were funded in Round 1 of SMART SCALE. Of these, one is complete (*) and one is under construction (#) and the remainder are in development. A summary is provided here .
Additional information about these projects may be found on the SMART SCALE Dashboard at http://dashboard.vasmartscale.org/details. You may filter by district to look at Lynchburg-specific projects.
Additional information about the SMART SCALE program may be obtained by visiting here.
State of Good Repair (SGR) – VDOT-Owned Bridges
Nine bridge projects with a total value of over $44 million have been fully funded through State of Good Repair. Information may be found here .
To qualify for SGR funds, structures must be listed in the National Bridge Inventory, VDOT owned and Structurally Deficient as of July 1, 2016.
For project specific information, please contact:
Amherst, Appomattox, Campbell and Nelson counties - Don Austin
Halfiax and Pittsylvania counties - Kenneth Martin
Buckingham, Charlotte, Cumberland and Prince Edward counties - Scot Shippee, PE
For program information, please contact Chris Winstead, PE.