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Carter Gallier Boulevard construction in Powhatan

New road parallel to Route 60

Project at a Glance

Begin Date
April 2017

Cost
$5.6 million

Lengths and Limits
0.55

Locality
Powhatan

District
Richmond

Contact
Scott Chapman
804 524-6246

Proposed Construction

The purpose of the project is to provide a roadway on new alignment to connect Route 60, Page Road and the Luck Stone entrance. This new roadway is in alignment with the Powhatan County long range plan to construct a parallel road to Route 60.

The new roadway will begin on Route 60 at the Virginia State Police crossover and run northwest approximately 2900 feet and terminate at the intersection of the Luck Stone entrance approximately 1320 feet north of Route 60. The total project length is approximately 0.55 miles.

The new roadway will include 2 12 foot travel lanes with 8 foot shoulders, 4 foot paved shoulders for pedestrian and bicycle accommodations and 6 foot ditches.

A right turn lane will be included on Route 60 at the new intersection with Carter Gallier Boulevard. It will consist of a 12 foot lane with a 10 foot should and a 10 foot ditch.

Public Hearing

A public hearing will be held June 5, 2014 at 5 p.m. at the Powhatan County Village Building Auditorium, located at 3910 Old Buckingham Road, Powhatan, VA 23139. The brochure is now available.

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