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Michelle Earl 276-669-9999
Michelle.Earl@vdot.virginia.gov

BR-14057

June 4, 2014



Design public hearing scheduled for Route 725 (Taylors Valley Road) in Washington County
Tuesday, June 17 from 4 - 6 p.m. at Taylors Valley Community Center

BRISTOL - The Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) will hold a design public hearing this month to show plans for a proposed curve improvement project on Route 725 (Taylors Valley Road) in Washington County. 

The public hearing will be held Tuesday, June 17 from 4 – 6 p.m. at the Taylors Valley Community Center, 37133 Chestnut Mountain Road, Damascus, Virginia 24236.  In the event of inclement weather, the alternate date for the public meeting is June 24 from 4 – 6 p.m. at the same location. 

The purpose of the meeting is to give citizens an opportunity to review and discuss plans for a proposed curve improvement project located from 1.53-miles north of Route 91 to 0.84-mile south of Route 726.

VDOT encourages all interested citizens to attend the public hearing. To give citizens more flexibility in their participation, there will be no formal presentation. Instead, citizens will be able to review maps, drawings and other materials explaining the proposed project and discuss the plans with VDOT representatives at their convenience anytime between 4 p.m. and 6 p.m.

Also, citizens will have an opportunity to record verbal comments for the official record anytime during the meeting. Written comments will be accepted during the meeting or may be submitted to VDOT by July 4, 2014.

Maps and other materials pertaining to the project are available for review at the VDOT Bristol District Office, 870 Bonham Road, Bristol, Virginia.  For additional information, or if you require special assistance to participate in the meeting, please call the VDOT District Office at (276) 669-6151 or device for hearing impaired (TTY) at 711.                                     

 

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