VDOT News - Bristol



Michelle Earl 276-696-3283


Sept. 13, 2021

VDOT sets public hearing for Route 89 realignment in Grayson County

BRISTOL—This month, the Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) will hold a design public meeting for the proposed realignment of Route 89 at its intersection with Route 613 in Grayson County.

The open house format public meeting will take place Thursday, September 30 from 4 – 6 p.m. at Fairview Ruritan Club, located at 2265 Fairview Road in Galax. VDOT will follow current COVID-19 precautions to ensure the health and safety of attendees. The project website includes the same information, materials and presentations that will be available at the public hearing: https://www.virginiadot.org/route89graysoncounty .

The proposed project would realign Route 89 at Route 613, improving safety by realigning Snow Hill Road (Route 613) and by adding left turn lanes on Route 89.

Comments regarding the project can be provided to VDOT until October 10, 2021 via the following methods:
- Call VDOT Project Manager Ronald Flanary at 276-696-3252.

- Email Ronald.Flanary@vdot.virginia.gov. Please reference “Route 89 realignment (Grayson County)” in the subject line.

- Online survey available from the project page listed above. Additionally, a PDF comment sheet to print and mail is also provided on the web page.

- Traditional mail to VDOT Project Manager Ronald Flanary, 2111 Bonham Road, Bristol, Virginia 24201.

If you would like a paper copy of the survey mailed or need further special assistance, please reach out to Flanary at 276-696-3255, or VDOT’s Customer Service Center at 1-800-FOR-ROAD (1-800-367-7623), or device for hearing impaired (TTY) at 711. (END)

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