VDOT News - Northern Virginia



Kathleen Leonard 703-259-1799
703-638-9115 kathleen.leonard@vdot.virginia.gov
Mike Murphy 703-259-1757
703-638-8547 michael.murphy@vdot.virginia.gov

Feb. 28, 2018

Give Input on Route 7 and Battlefield Parkway Interchange
Design Public Hearing is March 7 at John W. Tolbert Jr. Elementary School

LEESBURG – The Virginia Department of Transportation will hold a design public hearing Wednesday, March 7 on plans to replace the traffic signal at Route 7 (East Market Street) and Battlefield Parkway with an interchange to reduce congestion and improve traffic operations.  

The project also includes:

  • Removing the traffic signal at Route 7 and Cardinal Park Drive and modifying the intersection
  • Accommodations for cyclists and pedestrians
  • New interchange lighting

Preliminary engineering, right of way acquisition, utility relocation and part of construction have been funded by the Northern Virginia Transportation Authority.              

The public is invited to stop by between 6:30 and 8:30 p.m. at John W. Tolbert Jr. Elementary School, 691 Potomac Station Drive, Leesburg, VA 20176 to view displays and learn more about the project. VDOT staff will be available to answer questions.

Comments may be provided at the meeting or sent to VDOT through March 19, 2018. E-mail or mail comments to Mr. James Zeller, P.E., Virginia Department of Transportation, 4975 Alliance Drive, Fairfax, VA 22030.

Visit the project page for more details.

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