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Feb. 15, 2019

Virginia Selects Contractor for VDOT’s Largest Construction Project in History
$3.3 billion contract for HRBT expansion expected to be awarded in April 2019

NORFOLK—Governor Ralph Northam today announced that the Commonwealth of Virginia has selected Hampton Roads Connector Partners, a design-build team, to deliver the Hampton Roads Bridge-Tunnel (HRBT) Expansion Project. The fixed price ($3.3 billion) and fixed completion date (November 1, 2025) contract is expected to be executed in April 2019.

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Jan. 16, 2019

COMMONWEALTH TRANSPORTATION BOARD RELEASES DRAFT SMART SCALE PROJECT SCORES
Projects will be reviewed and scored for funding in June 2019

RICHMOND, Va. – The Commonwealth Transportation Board (CTB) this week released scores for transportation projects that have been vetted and validated through the third round of the SMART SCALE prioritization program. The SMART SCALE process ensures an objective, data-driven approach to selecting which transportation projects to develop in the Commonwealth and the delivery of projects that offer the most beneficial improvements to a region. 

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Jan. 13, 2019

VDOT: Adjust Travel for the Conditions During Wintry Weather
Plan travel around the storm in your area

Snowplow moving snow along a road.RICHMOND, Va. – The first winter storm of 2019 has arrived in the Commonwealth, and the Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) is responding to treat and plow roads, where needed, as a mix of snow, freezing rain, and rain continues to fall.

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