VDOT News - Fredericksburg

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April 19, 2018



PUBLIC INVITED TO REVIEW ROUTE 301 AND ROUTE 207 CORRIDOR RECOMMENDATIONS IN CAROLINE, KING GEORGE
Public meetings to share final study recommendations will be held on April 25 in King George County and May 1 in Caroline County

FREDERICKSBURG – Public meetings have been scheduled to share final recommendations from a transportation planning study of the Route 301 corridor in Caroline and King George counties, and the Route 207 corridor in Caroline.

The public meetings will be held:

Wednesday, April 25, 2018

5-7 p.m.

L.E. Smoot Memorial Library

9533 Kings Highway

King George, VA 22485

and

Tuesday, May 1, 2018

5-7 p.m.

Caroline County Community Services Center

17202 Richmond Turnpike

Milford, VA 22514

Stop by anytime between 5-7 p.m. to learn more about recommendations for improving safety and travel efficiency along a 42-mile section of Route 301 and Route 207.

The study area begins on Route 301 at the Potomac River and ends at the intersection of Route 1 and Route 207 in the Carmel Church area.

The study has identified recommendations for intersection improvements and access management along the Route 301 and Route 207 corridor to improve the state’s arterial highway network while accommodating economic development. The study’s findings can be used to set priorities for future potential road improvements and projects.

At the meeting the public can review displays, proposed recommendations, and discuss questions with Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) staff. A brief presentation will be delivered at 5:15 p.m. each evening.

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VDOT’s 14-county Fredericksburg District includes the counties of Caroline, King George, Spotsylvania and Stafford in the Fredericksburg area; Northumberland, Richmond, Lancaster and Westmoreland counties in the Northern Neck; Essex, Gloucester, King & Queen, King William, Mathews and Middlesex counties in the Middle Peninsula.



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