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Follow Up Conversation with Dominion – Undergrounding Utilities

Neighbors – Below you will find a Dominion Power underground project update from Steve Burns.  As with all posts on our website, there is a comment section. We encourage you to leave comments on the post vs. sending emails to … Continue reading

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Bridge Update

The following update was received from our VDOT rep today: I talked with our construction engineer this morning about the Broomley Road Bridge project.  The contractor has now submitted a schedule that shows a substantial completion date of November 13th.  … Continue reading

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Dominion Strategic Underground Project

Dominion Power is working on a Strategic Underground project in the Flordon Subdivision to convert the existing overhead power lines to underground.  This project will improve the reliability of your service by reducing outages and restoration times follow a major … Continue reading

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Bridge Update

Our VDOT rep sent the following bridge update: I requested an update on the status of the Broomley Road Bridge this week and was provided the following information: The latest update to the schedule that the contractor submitted shows a … Continue reading

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Bridge Update

Below you will find a construction update from our VDOT rep: There is a substantial completion date on the contract and a final completion date.  The substantial completion date is when we open the new bridge to traffic and the … Continue reading

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Broomley Bridge Start Date

I recently contacted our VDOT rep to request they not close the bridge for new construction until after graduation weekend (5/15 – 5/17), and received the following response: We have evaluated the time period that is needed for the construction … Continue reading

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Broomley Road Bridge Update

The new Broomley Road Bridge project is coming up fast. The current timeline is for the project to post for bids in December, with work set to begin in mid-May, the bridge re-opening six months later and all construction finished … Continue reading

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Upcoming Community Meetings Hosted by Board of Supervisors Members

Albemarle County Supervisors Brad Sheffield (Rio District) and Diantha McKeel (Jack Jouett District) are co-hosting two community meetings to discuss planned transportation projects, ideas already developed for the US29 corridor, and to provide an update on the Route 29 Charlottesville … Continue reading

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McKeel Town Hall Presentation

  The Board of Supervisors is currently working through the 2015 Albemarle County budget process. A proposed budget and a proposed tax rate is currently advertised and public comment welcome.  Diantha McKeel held one Town Hall meeting March 11th and … Continue reading

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Western Bypass

One of our neighbors, Fritz Berry, attended the recent County Board of Supervisors meeting regarding the bypass.  I asked him to provide an update.  You will find it below. ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++ On February 19, 2014, the Albemarle County Board of Supervisors … Continue reading

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