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Route 17 (George Washington Highway) and Route 239 (Victory Boulevard) Intersection Study

City of Portsmouth
Project at a Glance
Begin Date
Winter 2020

Est Completion Date
Summer 2022

Phase
Study

Locality
Portsmouth

District
Hampton Roads

Contact
Hampton Roads Public Affairs
757-956-3032

About the Study

This STARS (Strategically Targeted Affordable Roadway Solutions) study is assessing operational and safety conditions at the intersection of Route 17 (George Washington Highway) and Route 239 (Victory Boulevard) in Portsmouth.

The study limits include Victory Boulevard from Bird Lane to Stevens Place and Route 17 from Norfolk Southern Railroad to Gills Road.

Ultimately, the study will propose improvements designed to mitigate safety issues, improve traffic operations and alleviate congestion.

Improvements being considered include:

Public Involvement Opportunities

An online survey is available via MetroQuest to gather public input about the study area. 

Take Survey
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