VDOT to hold public hearings on I-95 toll proposal

Posted at 6:36 PM, Nov 19, 2012
and last updated 2012-11-19 18:36:17-05

RICHMOND,  Va. (WTVR) – Soon, Virginia drivers will be able to hear more about and comment on Governor Bob McDonnell’s proposal to put tolls on Interstate 95.

VDOT is holding three public information meetings in December about the plan, that if passed, would create a $4.00 toll for cars and $12.00 toll for trucks passing through Sussex County.

VDOT says money collected from the toll would help pay to fix aging bridges, pavement and other needs on I-95, south of Richmond.

Here are the dates and times for the public meetings:

Monday, December 10th
6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Sussex Central High School
21394 Sussex Drive
Sussex, VA  23884

Wednesday, December 12th
6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
John Tyler Community College
Nicholas Student Center
13101 Jefferson Davis Highway
Chester, VA 23831

Monday, December 17th
6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
VDOT Fredericksburg District
87 Deacon Road
Fredericksburg, VA 22405