City gets funding to fix road near retail development project
Bristol, Virginia has jumped a financial hurdle when it comes to the progress of a retail development project.
We've learned Virginia Department of Transportation has recently approved $10,000,000 to improve Lee Highway for The Falls project.
Bristol, Virginia Mayor Jim Steele says there are plans to widen the road into a four-lane highway. Mayor Steele says the city does have to match funding from VDOT.
Road crews are expected to begin working sometime in 2014.
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