The Northern Virginia Transportation Authority (NVTA) is seeking public input on its list of 41 candidate transportation projects submitted by 13 jurisdictions and agencies for NVTA regional funding consideration, as part of its FY2020-2025 Six Year Program. The projects being evaluated cover multiple modes of transportation, including roadways, transit and pedestrian/bicycle pathways.
The public is invited to learn more about and comment on NVTA’s candidate projects during the public comment period, occurring now through 11:59 p.m. May 24, 2020. The project list, individual project description forms, maps and detailed analyses are available at: https://thenovaauthority.org/fy2024-2025-six-year-program-update/.
Public input is an important part of the Six Year Program process. We welcome your feedback and will review all comments provided through the below comment form or via email: SYPcomment@TheNoVaAuthority.org. If you do not have an email address, please mail your comments to: NVTA, 3040 Williams Drive, Suite 200, Fairfax, VA 22031.
If you’d like to provide comment in-person, we will be holding a Six Year Program Open House and Public Hearing on May 14, 2020 at NVTA’s offices: 3040 Williams Drive, Suite 200, Fairfax, VA 22031. The Open House will start at 5:30 p.m. and the Public Hearing will commence immediately following a 7:00 p.m. presentation on the Six Year Program Process. If you are interested in providing public comment before the Authority during the Public Hearing, please sign up in advance at SYPcomment@TheNoVaAuthority.org.
A complimentary shuttle courtesy of Fairfax County Department of Transportation, will be provided from the Dunn Loring-Merrifield Metro Station to NVTA’s offices and back, for easy access to and from the Open House and Public Hearing. The pickup location from the Dunn Loring-Merrifield Metro Station will be at Bay B and signage will be displayed for those interested in taking the shuttle. Riders will be dropped off in front of NVTA’s offices. Please keep an eye on this webpage for shuttle schedule details as those are made available, as well as any potential impacts of COVID-19 on the schedule for the Open House and Public Hearing.
Please find a press release with additional details, here.