Studies: Candlers Mountain Road Corridor Study, City of Lynchburg

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The purpose of this study, the Candlers Mountain Road Corridor Study, was to supplement the Lynchburg Expressway Improvement Study by identifying the extent of the operational and safety challenges related to the congestion on Candlers Mountain Road. This study evaluated the existing and projected future conditions on Candlers Mountain Road between Wards Road and US 460; identified deficiencies in the road network; formulated alternatives and corrective measures; computed planning level cost estimates; and prioritized
recommended improvements along Candlers Mountain Road and the interchange with the Lynchburg Expressway.

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Candlers Mountain Road Corridor Study Final Report, without Appendix

Candlers Mountain Road Corridor Study Final Report, with Appendix

Candlers Mountain Road Corridor Study Summary Sheets 

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To identify possible future projects to relieve congestion 


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Rick Youngblood, District Planning Manager

Lat/Long: 37.368754, -79.177918

Locality: Lynchburg

Page last modified: March 25, 2023