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Interstate 64 Widening Project and Route 623 Interchange Improvements

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Project at a Glance

Begin Date
Spring 2014

Est Completion Date
Winter 2015-16


$37.2 million

Lengths and Limits
4.52 miles

Goochland and Henrico


Larry Brown
(804) 205-5589

Traffic Impacts

Construction began in May 2014. The speed limit has been reduced within the entire work zone to 60 mph. For maximum safety, VDOT typically reduces speed limits for the entire project length needed during construction.  

The pre-construction speed limit will be restored in spring 2016.

What's Being Done

Interstate 64 was widened from four lanes to six lanes eastbound from Route 623 to Route 271 (Pouncey Tract Road) and westbound from Route 271 (Pouncey Tract Road) to Route 622. The additional through lanes were constructed to the inside of existing I-64 in both directions. 

The I-64/Route 623 interchange improvements included upgrading the existing traffic signal, widening the westbound I-64 off ramp to Route 623 to provide an additional turn lane, widening the I-64 eastbound off ramp to Route 623 to provide an additional turn lane and adding a left turn lane on Route 623 south to I-64 east. 

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Public Hearing

A design hearing was held Wednesday, July 11, 2012 at Centerville Company 3 Fire Station, 52 Broad Street, Manakin-Sabot, VA 23103  

Public hearing brochure

Where the Project is Located

I-64 eastbound from Route 623 to Pouncey Tract Road, I-64 westbound from Pouncey Tract Road to Route 622, I-64 east and westbound off ramps at Route 623 and southbound Route 623 to I-64 east.

Project Length – 4.52 miles

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