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MOTION:MCQUIGG March 11,1997 <br />Regular Meeting <br />SECOND:CADDIGAN Res,No,97-197 <br />RE:APPROVAL OF ALIGNMENT FOR THE FINAL DESIGN OF THE OLD <br />BRIDGE ROAD WIDENING PROJECT <br />ACTION:APPROVED <br />WHEREAS,in November,1994,the citizens of Prince William County <br />approved approximately $17.8 million in a bond referendum for road improvements countywide <br />including the Old Bridge Road widening project;and <br />WHEREAS,the widening of Old Bridge Road project was one of four priority <br />projects in the 1992-1996 Strategic Plan;and <br />WHEREAS,an original design was prepared and approved by the County and <br />VDOT for construction;and <br />WHEREAS,the Board of County Supervisors requested that the approved <br />design be revised to minimize impact to adjacent properties and to consider improving the <br />horizontal curve between Elysian Drive and Occoquan Road;and <br />WHEREAS,two revised alignments,“Alignment A”and “Alignment B,”were <br />prepared and presented at a town meeting on September 30,1996 for input;and <br />WHEREAS,“Alignment A”is the preferred alignment of the citizens present, <br />including the owners of the affected properties;and <br />WHEREAS,“Alignment A”requires the least utility relocation and right-of way <br />acquisition and is the most feasible;and <br />WHEREAS,“Alignment B”requires the most utility relocation and right-of-way <br />acquisition and is the least feasible;and <br />WHEREAS,County staff recommends “Alignment A”for the final design of the <br />Old Bridge Road widening project;and <br />WHEREAS,the Board of County Supervisors has conducted a public hearing <br />on the selection of an alignment for the Old Bridge Road widening project;and