Learn about 15 upcoming transportation projects in the area at a public hearing on January 4.
The projects are “funded by the concession fee to the Commonwealth as part of the financial agreement with Express Mobility Partners for additional improvements to I-66,” according to the Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT).
Learn more about the I-66 project here.
The meeting will begin at 6 p.m., with the hearing kicking of at 6:30 p.m. at the VDOT Northern Virginia District Office at 4975 Alliance Drive in Fairfax.
Prince William projects that will be discussed, from VDOT:
Route 234/Balls Ford Road interchange and relocation in Prince William
Virginia Railway Express Manassas Line upgrade – Phase I
Balls Ford Road widening from Groveton Road to Route 234 Business (Sudley Road) in Prince William
Western bus maintenance facility in Prince William
Other area projects to be discussed, from VDOT:
I-66 median widening at Route 29 for WMATA in Fairfax
Commuter parking garage at Fairfax Corner
George Snyder Trail in Fairfax City
Widen Jermantown Road bridge to four lanes over I-66 in Fairfax
East Falls Church Metro Bus bay expansion in Arlington
Monument Drive bridge pedestrian improvements in Fairfax
Route 50/Waples Mill Road intersection improvements in Fairfax
Construct Poplar Tree Road bridge to four lanes over Route 28 in Fairfax
Lee Highway pedestrian improvements in Fairfax
Nutley Street SW multi-use trail to Metro in Vienna
Route 29 improvements from Shirley Gate Road to Pickwick Road (This project was added at the Dec. 6 CTB meeting).
Comments may be provided at the meeting or sent to VDOT through Monday, Jan. 8. E-mail or mail comments to Ms. Maria Sinner, P.E., Virginia Department of Transportation, 4975 Alliance Drive, Fairfax, VA 22030.
“At a future meeting, the CTB will vote to amend these projects in the Commonwealth’s Six-Year Improvement Program,” stated a release.