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Aug. 25, 2021



Virtual Public Information Meeting Sept. 1 on Design Plans to Improve Telegraph Road at Hayfield Road
Participate and give feedback online; learn more at virginiadot.org/TelegraphatHayfield

Update: The Sept. 1 meeting is postponed and will be rescheduled in the coming weeks.

ALEXANDRIA
 – The Virginia Department of Transportation will hold a virtual public information meeting Wednesday, Sept. 1 on planned improvements to reduce congestion and improve safety and operations in the area of Telegraph Road (Route 611) and Hayfield Road (Route 635).

Preliminary design plans include adding a second northbound through lane on Telegraph Road at the Hayfield Road intersection. Also, reconfiguring southbound Telegraph Road just beyond Hayfield Road by converting the existing on-road parking to a second through lane and converting the eastbound Hayfield Road through lane to a shared left-turn through lane.

At the intersection, Telegraph Road averages about 21,000 vehicles a day and Hayfield Road averages about 10,000 based on 2019 data.

Get Involved

In lieu of an in-person meeting, VDOT invites residents and travelers to learn more, participate in the virtual meeting and give feedback in the following ways through Monday, Sept. 13:  

  • Attend the Wednesday, Sept. 1 online meeting. Register at virginiadot.org/TelegraphatHayfield or to participate without registering in listen-only mode, call 877-309-2074 (use access code 972-478-139). The project team will make a short presentation beginning at 7 p.m. and answer questions for about an hour after the presentation. In case an alternate date is needed, the meeting will be held Thursday, Sept. 9.
  • Provide comments via the online survey or by email to meetingcomments@vdot.virginia.gov.
  • Mail comments to Ms. Hong Ha, P.E., Virginia Department of Transportation, 4975 Alliance Drive, Fairfax, VA 22030.

The project is financed with state and Fairfax County funding.

Meeting materials and the presentation will be available online at virginiadot.org/TelegraphatHayfield, including the recorded presentation after the meeting.

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