This project provides for the planning, design, right-of-way acquisition, and construction of the realignment of Evergreen Mills Road at the intersections of Reservoir Road and Watson Road.
The improvements propose a new four-way signalized intersection between Evergreen Mills Road, Watson Road and Reservoir Road.
This project is an existing Capital Improvement Program (CIP) project that was also identified as a long-term recommendation in the Evergreen Mills Road Safety Audit and Improvements completed in 2019.
The project is designed to improve lines of sight and safety along this segment of Evergreen Mills Road, while adding right and left turn lanes from Evergreen Mills onto Watson Road and Reservoir Road.
Current Status: April 2020
In June 2019, while schools were still in session, existing traffic counts and field surveys were completed.
In August 2019, conceptual plans were submitted to VDOT and the county’s Department of Building & Development for review and comment.
The Virginia Department of Historic Resources (DHR) has requested a Phase 1 Cultural Resources Investigation, which is currently underway.
The public input meeting is postponed until further notice. In light of the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, the safety of our community and employees is our priority.