Dawn Eischen 804-524-6179
Dec. 12, 2016
VDOT TO HOLD PUBLIC HEARING ON INTERSTATE 64 WIDENING PROJECT IN HENRICO AND NEW KENT COUNTIES
General information presentations will be held at 6 and 7 p.m. at the Varina Area Library
COLONIAL HEIGHTS —The Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) will hold a design public hearing on the proposed project to widen Interstate 64 between Interstate 295 (Exit 200) in Henrico and Bottoms Bridge (Exit 205) in New Kent. Improvements include adding a 12-foot lane in both directions in the median of the existing roadway, widening the bridges over the Chickahominy River and improving the acceleration and deceleration lanes at the truck weigh station.
The hearing will be held on Tuesday, December 13, 2016 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the Varina Area Library, located at 1875 New Market Road, Henrico, VA 23231-6841.
The public hearing will be conducted in largely an open forum, with one-on-one dialogue with VDOT representatives. General information presentations will be held at 6 p.m. and 7 p.m. The hearing will provide an opportunity for individuals, businesses or organizations to give VDOT input on the project.
Comments about the project may be submitted at the hearing or until December 23, 2016 by mailing them to Jason Williams, P.E., Project Manager, Virginia Department of Transportation, 2430 Pine Forest Drive, Colonial Heights, VA 23834-9002. Comments can also be emailed to Jason.Williams@VDOT.Virginia.gov. Please reference “I-64 Widening public hearing comment” in the subject line.
Anyone requiring special assistance to attend and participate in this hearing may contact VDOT’s Civil Rights Division at (804) 524-6091 or TDD/TTY 711.
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