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VDOT Alert: Emergency Pipe Replacement on Clifton Road: April 9th-9th

Dear Friends,

The Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) will be closing Clifton Road, south of Popes Head Road between Cedar Ridge Drive and Colt Drive, for an emergency pipe replacement. The closure will begin at 9:00 p.m. on Friday, April 7, and will be completed by 9:00 p.m. on Sunday, April 9. 

The project will require no through-traffic and motorists will be detoured via Newman, Colchester, and Popes Head roads (see map below).

chapel rd closure

FEMA's Flood Risk Study for the Middle Potomac Anacostia Occoquan Watershed

In response to requests from the community regarding updates to problem areas, FEMA will be conducting a study to address several issues, including: a new detailed study for 2.8Tripps Run, updated Zone A floodplains, and a redelineation of Zone AE floodplains.

This study is scheduled for release in early 2017, and it will result in updates to Flood Insurance Rate Maps and Flood Insurance Study, and will aid in establishing flood insurance rates and provide a basis for the community's floodplain management program.

The letter can be found here.