I-81 Advisory Committee Meeting July 7 at 1:00
The Interstate 81 Advisory Committee will be meeting Thursday, July 7, 2022, at 1 p.m. in the Shenandoah Room of the Hotel Roanoke. The meeting will be open to the public, and members of the public will have the opportunity to submit questions in-person, or by phone (by dialing 617-675-4444, followed by the PIN 323 329 033 9157#). The meeting agenda and related documents will be available at http://improve81.org/advisory-committee-and-meetings/advisory-committee/default.asp.
The I-81 Advisory Committee provides advice and recommendations to the Commonwealth Transportation Board (CTB) regarding the development of the I-81 Corridor Improvement Program and the allocation of the $2 billion of improvements authorized by the General Assembly. The committee is composed of seven Virginia lawmakers, three CTB members representing the Bristol, Salem and Staunton districts, and the five chairs of the planning district commissions. The commissioner of the Virginia Department of Transportation and the director of the Department of Rail and Public Transportation are ex officio members.
Additional information about the I-81 Corridor Improvement Program can be found at Improve81.org, including interactive maps and timelines, and details about upcoming and current projects that are designed to improve safety, increase reliability and foster economic growth along the 325-mile corridor.