Comments sought about VDOT’s six-year plan

- Posted on Jun 05, 2013 - 01:14 PM

Public comments are being accepted for transportation projects on the Virginia Six-Year Improvement Program for fiscal years 2014-2019.

In the Fredericksburg Transportation District, which includes Gloucester and Mathews counties, $28.7 million is earmarked for bridge replacement or rehabilitation, including Route 662 over Fox Creek in Gloucester. Paving projects include Route 3s and 198 in Gloucester and Mathews, while $9.2 million is earmarked to reconstruct a segment of Route 17 in Essex County, a release said.

Comments may be submitted by mail or e-mail to Programming Director, Virginia Department of Transportation, 1401 E. Broad Street, Richmond, Va. 23219 or six-yearprogram@vdot.virginia.gov or Public Information Office, Virginia Department of Rail and Public Transportation, 600 E. Main Street, Suite 2102, Richmond, Va. 23219, or drptpr@drpt.virginia.gov.

For more information, call 804-786-2701 or 540-604-1610.