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In Design

Route 614 (Twymans Mill Road), Madison County

Improvements to intersection with Route 706 (Turner Drive)

Project at a Glance

Begin Date
Scheduled for June 2014 advertisement

Cost
$931,253 estimated

Lengths and Limits
0.13 mile; from 0.01 mile west to 0.12 mile east of Route 706 (Turner Drive)

Locality
Madison

District
Culpeper

Contact
Howard Tomlinson
540-829-7436

Project Purpose

The primary purpose of this project is to improve sight distance at the intersection of Route 614 (Twymans Mill Road) and Route 706 (Turner Drive) in Madison County.

 

What Is Proposed?

Work will include re-grading Route 614 and modifying its side slopes with a goal of improving safety at the intersection.

The existing roadway is approximately 18 feet wide with variable shoulder widths. The road’s current condition impacts the available sight distance at the intersection.

VDOT will close Route 614 for a 10-week period during construction. The proposed detour route uses Route 15 (James Madison Highway) to Route 622 (Tanners Road) to Route 705 (Twymans Mill Road) and back to Route 614.

According to a 2010 traffic count, Route 614 carries 430 vehicles per day at this location. Route 706 carries 150 vehicles per day.

 

Project Costs

Total Cost: $931,253

Engineering of Roadway Plans:
$400,000

Right of Way Acquisition and Utility Relocation:
$114,335

Construction: $416,918

These costs are preliminary planning estimates and subject to change as the project is finalized.

 

Project Schedule

Public hearing: September 25, 2012, 5-7 p.m.
Madison County Administration Building
County Auditorium
414 N. Main Street
Madison, VA 22727

Public comment period ends: October 5, 2012

Right of way acquisition and utility relocation: July 2013

Construction advertisement: June 2014

 

Resources and Project Information

News release: VDOT to Hold Hearing on Rt. 614 Improvements

Public hearing brochure Adobe Acrobat PDF (122 KB)

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