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Citizen Information Meeting - Monticello Avenue Bicycle and Pedestrian Safety Improvement

Post Date:04/11/2019 11:28 AM

NOTICE OF WILLINGNESS TO HOLD A PUBLIC HEARING
Monticello Avenue (at 2nd Street and Ridge Street intersections)
Bicycle and Pedestrian Safety Improvement
City of Charlottesville
VDOT Projects #U000-104-341, UPC 113915 & U000-104-343, UPC113917

Proposed Project: The city was awarded funding from VDOT to improve bicycle and pedestrian facilities at the Monticello/Ridge and Monticello/2nd Street intersections. The project shortens pedestrian crossings with curb extensions, adds Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) crossing features including curb ramps with truncated domes and accessible signals and bicycle lane pavement markings.

Plan Review: Individuals are invited to attend a Citizen’s Information Meeting at City Space, 105 5th Street NE, Charlottesville, VA 22902 on April 17, 2019 at 5:00PM to find out more about the project and review the plans. Individuals can also review the project information online at www.charlottesville.org/monticello or in person at the City of Charlottesville’s Neighborhood Development Services Department at 610 East Market Street, Charlottesville, VA 22902 (enter from the Downtown Mall) through April 27.

Requesting a Public Hearing: By this notice, the City is indicating its willingness to hold a public hearing for this project if individual concerns cannot be addressed. You may request a public hearing by sending a written request to Ms. Amanda Poncy, Bicycle and Pedestrian Coordinator prior to April 27, 2019. Mail written request to:
Amanda Poncy
City of Charlottesville
Neighborhood Development Services, 2nd Floor
610 East Market Street
Charlottesville, VA 22902
Further Notice: 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.
Questions or Special Assistance: Questions regarding this project should be directed to Amanda Poncy: (434) 970-3720. For the Hearing Impaired (VA Residents Only) Dial 711

The City of Charlottesville ensures nondiscrimination and equal employment in all programs and activities in accordance with Title VI and Title VII if the Civil Rights Act of 1964. If you need more information or special assistance for persons with disabilities or limited English proficiency, contact Dial 711, request Virginia Relay Center or email varelay.org.

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