Coming Soon: Route 13 (Lankford Highway) Safety Improvements
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VDOT held a public hearing on Monday, June 18, 2018. Read the release here. View documents presented at the public hearing below:
The public comment period for this project closed on June 28, 2018. VDOT will review and evaluate any information received as a result of this hearing.
The Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) is planning safety improvements on Route 13 (Lankford Highway) in Accomack County. The improvements will include the intersection with Route 695 (New Temperanceville Road/Saxis Road) and the intersection with Route 175 (Chincoteague Road).
(Above: Lankford Highway, south of Chincoteague Road in Accomack County)
The improvements will enhance safety in the corridor and create an efficient system to support a robust economy for residents in Accomack County.
Lankford Highway and Chincoteague Road:
The purpose of the project is to improve safety by installing curbs and reducing access points at the intersection of Lankford Highway and Chincoteague Road.
Lankford Highway and New Temperanceville Road/Saxis Road:
The purpose of the project is to improve safety by lengthening turning lanes, permanently closing access to Lankford Highway at Old Temperanceville Road and installing a traffic signal at New Temperancville Road.
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Long/Lat: 37.945385, -75.540420