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Elliston/Ironto Connector - Montgomery County

Route 603 Reconstruction

Project at a Glance

Begin Date
Spring 2014

Est Completion Date
Spring 2016

Cost
$21.2 million

Lengths and Limits
Route 11/460 to I-81 at exit 128 (Ironto)

Locality
Montgomery

Contact
Jesse Weitzenfeld
540-387-5353

What's being done?

Two miles of Route 603 (North Fork Road) in Montgomery County will be reconstructed to improve safety and traffic flow.  The purpose of the project is to provide a better connection between Route 11/460 and Interstate 81 at exit 128 (Ironto). 

The project entails bringing the existing two-lane roadway up to current design standards by 

  • Widening the travel lanes from nine feet to 12 feet
  • Constructing five-foot paved shoulders
  • Improving vertical and horizontal alignment
  • Replacing drainage structures
  • Adding a right turn lane from Route 603 onto Route 11/460

Design Hearing

A design public hearing was held on Thursday, May 19, 2011.  Here are links to the brochure and displays presented at the public hearing.

 

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