Traffic is – to put it nicely – one of our greatest challenges.  Though we’ve made some headway we still need people in office who will use their knowledge and experience to solve congestion.  I will miss serving on the Potomac and Rappahannock Transportation Commission (PRTC).  I appreciate their kind farewell and recognition of my 12 years in working with the committee.

Brooke Road Safety Improvements

After over a decade of planning & searching for funding one of the most deadly roads in Stafford is being  made safe. BROOKE ROAD - STATE ROUTE 608 From 2.44 miles south of Eskimo Hill Road (SR-628) to 0.64 mile south of Eskimo Hill Road - Project Length = 1.8 Miles...

Fixes to Congested Interstate

A roundtable meeting between members of the Fredericksburg Regional Chamber of Commerce and high-ranking lawmakers in Washington took up the vexing issue of congestion on Interstate 95 and how to fix it. While some ideas were floated there was no clear...

Major Transportation Projects

Work on the transportation network never really ends. And that will be clear in the Fredericksburg area for the foreseeable future. The Interstate 95 corridor from Garrisonville to State Route 3 essentially will become a 15-mile work zone for the next five...

Express Lanes Extension

Governor McAuliffe Announces Deal to Deliver 95 Express Lanes Extension and Provide $277M for Additional Upgrades to the 95 Corridor ~ Deal will also fund the Northbound Rappahannock River Crossing ~ RICHMOND – Governor Terry McAuliffe today announced that...

I-95 Express Lanes Southern Extension

I-95 EXPRESS LANES SOUTHERN TERMINUS EXTENSION IN STAFFORD COUNTY OPENING TUESDAY, OCT. 31 New two-mile expansion adds new Express Lanes entrance and exit ramps south of Exit 143 at Garrisonville Road FREDERICKSBURG – A project to extend Interstate 95 Express Lanes by...

Transportation discussion shows finding more funds won’t be easy

By SCOTT SHENK THE FREE LANCE–STAR “It always seems like we’re marching and not fighting” traffic congestion issues in the Fredericksburg area, longtime PermaTreat Pest Control owner Joe Wilson told a crowd of local business leaders and transportation officials...

Courthouse Road Interchange

The Interstate 95 Courthouse Road interchange construction project has been on the books since 1991. The plan is to build a completely new interchange about a half of a mile south of the existing interchange, effectively bypassing the existing section of  Courthouse...

New Interactive Transportation Map

Stafford County has a new and interactive transportation map that shows all the current road projects in the County. When you click on one of the many projects within the County a pop-up will appear giving you general information about that project and it will give...

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