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Kelly Hannon 540-374-3344
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FRED-121369

Nov. 28, 2017



PUBLIC INVITED TO COMMENT ON ROUTE 3 PASSING LANES PROJECT IN WESTMORELAND COUNTY
Design public hearing will be held 5-7 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 29, Oak Grove Volunteer Fire Department

FREDERICKSBURG – The public is invited to attend a design public hearing on Wednesday, Nov. 29, to learn more about a project to widen Route 3 to four lanes over 1.6 miles in Westmoreland County.

The project will widen a two-lane section of Route 3 to an undivided four lanes from north of Route 639 (Winter Harbour Road) to east of Route 624 (Longwood Road). This will create passing lanes to allow traffic to pass slower-moving vehicles.

Left turn lanes will be added at key intersections.

The design public hearing will be held:

Wednesday, Nov. 29, 2017*

5-7 p.m.

Oak Grove Volunteer Fire Department

121 James Monroe Highway

Colonial Beach, VA 22443

*Inclement weather date is Thursday, Nov. 30, 2017

Stop by anytime between 5-7 p.m. to review displays, proposed plans, and discuss questions with Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) staff. No formal presentation will be given at the public hearing.

Comments will be accepted at the public hearing, and afterward through Dec. 9, 2017.

Comments may also be submitted by mailing them to Mr. Khalil Minhas, VDOT Project Manager, 87 Deacon Road, Fredericksburg, VA 22405. Comments may be emailed to fred.comments@VDOT.Virginia.Gov. Please reference “Route 3 Passing Lanes Project Comment” in the subject line.

For additional information, please visit the project page on www.VirginiaDOT.org.

Meeting materials have been posted online on the project page.

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