The Purpose and Role of the Steering Committee is:
To provide advice to the City and VDOT regarding the proposed Route 250 Bypass Interchange at McIntire Road.
The role of the Committee will be to provide input and make suggestions regarding the development of interchange concepts, detailed interchange alternatives and a preferred alternative, including the assessment of their effects. Members will be encouraged to participate in public workshops and the public hearing.
Input from the steering committee, the general public, the environmental resource and regulatory agencies, local and state elected officials along with the results of the various analyses will be considered by the City in making an informed project decision that meets the guidelines and requirements of the Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT), the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) and the permitting agencies.
The Steering Committee is one element of an extensive outreach effort that includes the general public, federal and state environmental resource and regulatory agencies and local, state and federal officials, among others.