Under Construction: U.S. 29-Vint Hill Rd. Intersection Improvements
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Find information about project-related traffic impacts here: Culpeper District - Travel. The district traffic alert is posted each Friday for work that will occur during the following week.
Construction of dual left-turn lanes at the intersection of U.S. 15/29 (Lee Highway) and Route 215 (Vint Hill Road) in Fauquier County. The project will require widening Route 215 in the vicinity of the intersection to receive and merge traffic.
Preliminary project design plans
Aerial rendering of proposed improvements
The project will improve safety and operations at the intersection. In addition to the dual left-turn lanes, construction will include traffic signal upgrades and necessary storm water management measures.
Construction contract awarded November 2022.
David Cubbage, Project Manager
Other relevant links:
Willingness to Hold Public Hearing Advertisement, Fauquier Times, November 11 & 18, 2020
National Environmental Policy Act Programmatic Categorical Exclusion, October 21, 2020
No Adverse Effects Determination, Va. Department of Historic Resources, October 8, 2020
Several surveys of environmental and cultural resources in the Buckland area were done as part of previous VDOT projects.
Cultural Resources Investigation for Route 215 Project (draft final report), January 30, 2008
Archaeological Survey for Replacement of Route 15/29 Bridge over Broad Run, July 2007
Archaeological Evaluation of Sites on Route 215 at Buckland, April 2006
Archaeological Site Identification Study of Route 215, April 2002
Advisory Panel Meeting Agendas
Meeting #18 agenda, October 22, 2020
Advisory Panel Presentations
Meeting #18 presentation, October 22, 2020
U.S. 29 Corridor Stakeholders Workshop, November 18, 2019
Major funding source: Highway Safety Improvement Program
Phase: Under Construction
State ID: 0029-030-829, C501, P101, R201
Lat/Long: 38.777500, -77.681993