Coming Soon: Governor Harry W. Nice Memorial/Senator Thomas "Mac" Middleton Bridge Replacement
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A design public hearing has been scheduled on the proposed improvements on Route 301 at the Virginia approach to the Governor Harry W. Nice Memorial/Senator Thomas "Mac" Middleton Bridge replacement project in King George County.
The public hearing will be held:
Wednesday, June 12, 2019
Potomac Elementary School
16495 15th Street
King George, VA 22485
Stop by between 5-7 p.m. to review the proposed plans and environmental review documents related to the Virginia portion of the project.
Project plans are also available for review at VDOT’s Fredericksburg District Office at 87 Deacon Road, Fredericksburg, VA 22405, in Stafford County. Please call 540-899-4288 ahead of your visit to ensure appropriate personnel are available to answer your questions.
Property impact information and tentative construction schedules are available for your review at the District Office and will be available at the public hearing.
In compliance with the National Historic Preservation Act, Section 106 and 36 CFR Part 800, information concerning the potential effects of the proposed project on properties listed in or eligible for listing in the National Register of Historic Places is provided in the environmental documentation.
Give your written comments at the hearing or submit them by Monday, June 24, 2019 to Bill Arel, Project Manager, Virginia Department of Transportation, 87 Deacon Road, Fredericksburg, VA 22405. You may also email your comments to Fred.Comments@vdot.virginia.gov. Please reference “Nice Bridge” in the subject line.
VDOT ensures nondiscrimination and equal employment in all programs and activities in accordance with Title VI and Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964. If you need more information or special assistance for persons with disabilities or limited English proficiency, please contact the project manager at 540-899-4288 or TDD/TTY 711.
Meeting materials will be posted to this page on June 12, 2019.
The Maryland Transportation Authority (MDTA) is preparing to replace the Governor Harry W. Nice Memorial/Senator Thomas "Mac" Middleton Bridge, which carries Route 301 over the Potomac River between Charles County in Maryland and King George County in Virginia.
An online presentation has been developed by MDTA to summarize the project and the bridge design options. View the online video here:
Visit the MDTA's industry resource page to learn more about business opportunities associated with this design-build project.
Please visit the MDTA's New Nice Bridge Project page for additional information.
The bridge replacement will widen the Route 301 bridge to four travel lanes.
Phase: Preliminary Engineering
Long/Lat: 38.359517, -77.014350
Locality: King George