Update: August 2018

August 2018 Update


FAMPO Highlights:
  1. Regional SMART SCALE applications submitted by August 8 deadline.
  2. FAMPO Region passes Air Quality Conformity tests. Conformity Analysis Report approved on August 8.
  3. FAMPO provides input to VDOT on three potential STARS Studies:

Potential Stafford County Study

Potential Spotsylvania County Studies

4. FAMPO kicks off 2050 Long Range Transportation Plan effort.

Upcoming Transportation Meetings:
  •  VDOT Public Information Meeting for Route 1 STARS: August 27, 2018 at 5:00 p.m. at James Monroe High School
  •  FAMPO Technical Advisory Committee Meeting: September 10, 2018 at 9:30 a.m.
  •  FAMPO Citizens Transportation Advisory Committee Meeting: September 12, 2018 at 6 p.m.
  •  FAMPO Policy Committee Meeting: September 17, 2018 at 7:15 p.m.

FAMPO Work Plan and Budget:

Major Project Updates:
  1. Work begins on I-95 SB Rappahannock River Crossing project
  2. $5 million in preliminary engineering (PE) funding advanced for I-95 NB Rappahannock River Crossing project. Public meeting planned for fall 2018. Project website
  3. 95 Express Lanes Fredericksburg Extension design-build contract award scheduled for fall 2018. Project website
  4. Update on major I-95 corridor projects:

Map of Major I-95 Corridor Projects 

Construction Schedule for Major 1-95 Corridor Projects



The Policy Committee, Technical Advisory Committee, and Citizens Transportation Advisory Committee meetings are open to the public. Public participation is solicited without regard to race, color, national origin, age, sex, religion, disability or family status. Persons who require special accommodations under the Americans with Disabilities Act or persons who require translation services (free of charge) should contact the GWRC/FAMPO at 540-373-2890 or fampo@gwregion.org at least four days prior to the meeting. If hearing impaired, telephone 1-800-273-7545 (TDD).

La participación pública es solicitada sin distinción de raza, color, origen nacional, edad, sexo, religión, discapacidad o su estado familiar. Las personas que requieren alojamiento especial de acuerdo con el Americans with Disabilities Act, o personas que requieren servicios de traducción (libre de cargo) deben comunicarse con la GWRC / FAMPO al 540-373-2890 o fampo@gwregion.org al menos dos días antes de la reunión. Personas con problemas auditivos, llama 800-273-7545 (TDD).