The Future of Transportation in Virginia
The Virginia Department of Transportation conducts numerous projects and studies to determine the need, costs and impacts of proposed highway projects across the commonwealth. These projects are financed through the Six-Year Improvement Program. Learn more about how the projects are financed.
Projects and Studies by Region
Projects and Studies by Corridor
Notable Projects and Initiatives
A performance-based planning program to identify cost-effective solutions to multimodal transportation needs in Virginia.
SMART SCALE equitably matches funds to projects in areas in need statewide.
See the SMART SCALE Dashboard.
The State of Good Repair program provides funding for deteriorated pavements and bridges in Poor Condition (Structurally Deficient).
Find out where paving has been scheduled in your area.
An I-95 study to improve specific segments of the corridor.
Seven projects are underway to unlock gridlock on I-95 in Fredericksburg.
Improvements to this busy interchange will provide additional capacity and reduce congestion while improving safety in Southside Hampton Roads.
Express Lanes are coming to help ease traffic in Hampton Roads.
The Interstate 64 Widening Project will reduce congestion along one of the most heavily traveled highways on the Virginia Peninsula.
The potential solutions under consideration in the I-64/I-664 Corridor Improvement Plan.
Environmental study to potentially extend the express lanes system on the southern section of I-495 (Capital Beltway)
An environmental project is under way to extend the 495 Express Lanes.
On Interstate 66 Outside and Inside the Beltway in Northern Virginia, work is underway to implement multimodal improvements with new travel choices.
Running through the VDOT Bristol, Salem and Staunton districts.
Route 7 improvements will ease congestion, increase capacity, improve safety, and expand mobility for cyclists and pedestrians.
VDOT and the Federal Highway Administration conducted a Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement to reevaluate the Hampton Roads Crossing Study.
This project will expand the Hampton Roads Bridge-Tunnel and I-64 in Hampton and Norfolk to increase capacity and ease congestion.
Eight projects to improve travel on the busiest north-south corridor in the Charlottesville / Albemarle County region.
- Strategically Targeted Affordable Roadway Solutions (STARS)
- Planning Web Tools
- Planning Data Solutions