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East Elden Street Widening

Improvements from Monroe Street to Fairfax County Parkway in the Town of Herndon

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Project at a Glance
Begin Date
Construction: 2022

In Design

$48 million

Lengths and Limits
Monroe St to Fairfax County Pkwy


Northern Virginia

Hamid Misaghian, P.E.
Location & Design

Andrew Beacher, P.E.
Preliminary Engineering

About the Project

This project will widen East Elden Street (Route 606) from four to six lanes between Herndon Parkway and Fairfax County Parkway in the Town of Herndon. The purpose of the project is to reduce traffic congestion, improve safety and enhance access to and from Fairfax County Parkway. 

Other improvements include:

  • Landscaping and planted medians, where feasible along the corridor
  • Undergrounding of aerial utilities between Monroe Street and Fairfax County Parkway
  • Replacing the culverts under East Elden Street with a new bridge to provide better flow for Sugarland Run and to reduce potential flooding
  • Adding bike lines from Monroe Street to Van Buren Street

Design Public Hearing - October 2016
Design Approval - October 2017
Begin Right of Way Acquisition - Winter 2018/19
Begin Utility Relocation - Fall 2020
Begin Construction - 2022

Estimated Costs
Preliminary Engineering: $4 million
Right of Way Acquisition & Utility Relocation: $17.4 million
Construction: $26.8 million
Total: $48.2 million


Design Public Hearing (October 2016)

Categorical Exclusion
Typical Sections

Project Numbers
UPC: 50100
State: U000-235-110, P101, R201, C501
Federal: HPD-5401 (455)

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