Hal Greer Boulevard Corridor Project

About the Hal Greer Project

The City of Huntington, the West Virginia Department of Transportation’s Division of Highways (WVDOH), and KYOVA Interstate Planning Commission have partnered on a roadway project to improve connectivity and safety for all modes of transportation on Hal Greer Boulevard from 3rd Avenue to Kinetic Drive, and transform the corridor into a welcoming gateway and community asset. 

After a multi-year planning, public engagement, and design process, construction from 3rd Avenue to Washington Boulevard is expected to begin in March 2023. 

Funding for construction was provided by KYOVA Interstate Planning Commission Surface Transportation Block Grant and matched by the City of Huntington. 

This project is being designed and funded in phases:

  • Phases 1 and 2: Hal Greer Boulevard from 3rd Avenue to Washington Boulevard – Construction to begin March 2023.
  • Phase 3: Hal Greer Boulevard from Washington Boulevard to Kinetic Park Drive – Design and funding in progress. 

Upcoming Work

  • The Hal Greer Boulevard Complete Street Project has been awarded to Triton Construction. The construction phase from 3rd Avenue to Washington Boulevard is estimated to begin in March 2023. 

Please check back often for updates about the construction project. 

Important Project Partners:

Public Input: The Corridor Management Plan included 4 public meetings, online surveys/maps that engaged over 600 individuals.

For more information, please contact the WVDOH District 2 office at (304) 528-5625.

Contact

  • General Questions: (304) 528-5625
  • To Report An Issue: 1-833-WV-ROADS

Corridor Management Plan 

Project Features 

  • Paved/stamped crosswalks
  • Mid-block crossings in key locations
  • Planted or paved medians
  • Improved signal timing
  • Improved 10' sidewalk on northbound side of roadway from 8th Ave to Washington Blvd.
  • Protected bike lane from 3rd – 7th Ave.
  • Protected pedestrian & bicycle path under viaduct.
  • On-street parallel parking near Marshall Campus & former Northcott property
  • Realigned intersections at 10th Ave & Charleston Ave. 
  • Improved lighting 
  • Streetscape improvement

Hal Greer Map Overview

Press Releases 

Stay up-to-date on the Hal Greer Boulevard Corridor progress!