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Route 17 Overpass Replacement and Widening

Spotsylvania County
Project at a Glance
Preliminary Engineering

$20 million



Catherine Coffey, VDOT Project Manager
(540) 899-4288
Kelly Hannon, VDOT Communications Manager
(540) 374-3344

Project Details

This project will replace the existing Route 17 overpass at Interstate 95 in Spotsylvania County with a new, four-lane overpass. The existing overpass is structurally deficient.

Route 17 will also be widened to four lanes between Route 1 and Hospital Boulevard, with the addition of a sidewalk/shared use path along Route 17.

This Smart Scale project is fully funded through construction. The project schedule is still under development. Dates for estimated construction will be posted to this page as soon as they are available.

Design Public Hearing: Wednesday, August 23, 2017

A design public hearing was held:

Wednesday, August 23, 2017

5-7 p.m.

Lee Hill Elementary School


3600 Lee Hill School Drive

Fredericksburg, VA 22408

Meeting Materials

Meeting brochure

Project display board: Route 17 from Route 1 to east of I-95 overpass

Project display board: Route 17 east of I-95 overpass to Hospital Boulevard/Germanna Point Drive intersection

Project display board: Route 17 east of Hospital Boulevard/Germanna Point Drive intersection

Project display board: Typical sections

Environmental Documents

Categorical Exclusion

Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) Document of Review

Preliminary Noise Analysis

Air Report


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