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Kelly Hannon 540-374-3344
Kelly.Hannon@VDOT.Virginia.Gov

FRED-121632

Dec. 8, 2017



PUBLIC INVITED TO COMMENT ON STUDY OF ROUTE 301 AND ROUTE 207 CORRIDOR IN CAROLINE, KING GEORGE
Public meeting on preliminary study recommendations will be held 5-7 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 14 at Port Royal Volunteer Fire Station

FREDERICKSBURG – The public is invited to attend a public meeting to learn more about preliminary recommendations from a transportation planning study of the Route 301 corridor in Caroline and King George counties, and the Route 207 corridor in Caroline.

The public meeting will be held:

Thursday, Dec. 14, 2017

5-7 p.m.

Port Royal Volunteer Fire Station

435 King Street

Port Royal, VA 22535

Stop by anytime between 5-7 p.m. to meet the study team and learn more about recommendations for improving safety and travel efficiency along a 42-mile section of Route 301 and Route 207. The study area begins on Route 301 at the Potomac River and ends at the intersection of Route 1 and Route 207 in the Carmel Church area.

The study seeks to identify recommendations for intersection improvements and access management along the Route 301 and Route 207 corridor to improve the state’s arterial highway network while accommodating economic development.

At the meeting the public can review displays, proposed recommendations, and discuss questions with Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) staff. No formal presentation will be given.

All meeting materials will be posted online to the study project page on www.VirginiaDOT.org. on Thursday, Dec. 14.

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VDOT’s 14-county Fredericksburg District includes the counties of Caroline, King George, Spotsylvania and Stafford in the Fredericksburg area; Northumberland, Richmond, Lancaster and Westmoreland counties in the Northern Neck; Essex, Gloucester, King & Queen, King William, Mathews and Middlesex counties in the Middle Peninsula.



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