Public Works to Host Virtual Public Meeting for Centerville Project

Wednesday, December 09, 2020

The City of Virginia Beach Public Works Department will be hosting a VIRTUAL Public Hearing for the Centerville Turnpike Phase III Project beginning December 10, 2020.  The project consists of approximately 1.2 miles of road and environmental improvements from the Chesapeake city line north to Kempsville Road.

The purpose of this project is to address congestion in the Centerville area of Virginia Beach.  The project includes:

  • Four-lane divided roadway
  • Pedestrian and cyclist improvements, including an 8-foot-wide sidewalk on the west side
  • A 5-foot sidewalk on the east side
  • Dedicated on-street bike lanes
  • Sound walls
  • Multiple storm water management facilities
  • An improved traffic signal at Glen View Drive
  • A new traffic signal at Old Ridge Road
  • Landscaping and LED street lighting

The Virtual Public Hearing website will be available to the public starting Thursday, December 10, 2020 until Thursday, January 21, 2021.  Interested citizens can access the hearing by going to the website address at  There will be a pre-recorded informational video along with an interactive map to instruct participants.  Citizens will be able to review project information including the scope, schedule, and budget.

When leaving your online comments, please enter "Centerville Turnpike Phase 3 Public Hearing Comments" in the subject line. Written comments can be mailed to Public Works Engineering, City of Virginia Beach, Building 23, 2473 North Landing Road, VA Beach, VA  23456

All comments must be received on or before January 21, 2021.

For further information please contact Laurie Murphy, P.E., City of Virginia Beach, Public Works-Engineering at 757-385-8465 or

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