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    Adaptive Signal Control - Rivermont Ave. (Willingness to Hold Public Hearing)

    The City of Lynchburg is proposing safety improvements along Rivermont Avenue from Bedford Avenue to Link Road. These improvements consist of installation of new signal technology in the signal controller cabinets at seven intersections with Rivermont (Bedford Avenue, Boston Avenue, S. Princeton Circle, Rivermont Terrace, Oak Lane, VES Road and Link Road). Additionally new signal heads, pedestrian ramps and cross walks, as well as fiber optic cable will be installed at multiple locations and along the route. A Programmatic Categorical Exclusion (PCE) is being compiled for this project in accordance with the National Environmental Policy Act.  

    A copy of the project plans, along with other information concerning the project, are available for review located in the Public Works Department - Engineering Division Office at the City of Lynchburg Municipal Building, 900 Church Street. Please call (434) 455-3935 prior to arriving to assure the appropriate personnel are available to answer your questions.

    The City of Lynchburg is willing to hold a public hearing for this project. You may request that a public hearing be held by sending a written request stating your concerns to Donald DeBerry, City Transportation Engineer, 900 Church Street, Lynchburg, VA 24504 on or before September 26, 2017 at 5:00 p.m. If a request for a public hearing is received, and the concerns addressed in the request cannot be adequately resolved, a public hearing will be scheduled at a time and place to be advertised in a future notice.  

    In compliance with the National Historic Preservation Act, Section 106 and 36 CFR Part 800, information concerning the potential effects of the proposed project on properties listed in or eligible for listing in the National Register of Historic Places will be provided in the environmental documentation when this document is completed.

    In accordance with Title VI and Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, no person shall be excluded from participation in or be denied the benefits of, or be subjected to discrimination under any program or activity receiving Federal financial assistance. If you need more information or special assistance for persons with disabilities or limited English proficiency, contact Donald DeBerry at (434) 856-2025.  

    Questions regarding this project should be directed to Donald DeBerry, City of Lynchburg Transportation Engineer, 900 Church Street, Lynchburg, VA 24504, (434) 455-3935 or; (TDD/TTY): (434) 856-2025.