Route 895 Construction - May 2002 - Photos 14-18
Here's 5 photos taken on May 22, 2002 at the Route 895 opening ceremonies, by the Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT), and used here by their permission. The photographer was Tom Saunders.
Above, the opening ceremonies were held on the eastbound main span of the Route 895 James River Bridge, at the highest point over the river. A school marching band was present with music.
Above, the cross section with 3 traffic lanes and 2 full shoulders can be seen.
Above, the speaker's platform is in the center of the photo.
of Transportation Commissioner
Philip A. Shucet gives a speech at the opening ceremonies.
Above, Virginia Department of Transportation Commissioner (agency head) Philip A. Shucet gives a speech at the opening ceremonies.
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By Scott M. Kozel,Roads to the Future