Gallows Road over Route 50, Phase 2
|Bridge rehabilitation in Fairfax County|
Project at a Glance
Phase 1 - Sept. 2015
Phase 2 - March 2017
Est Completion Date
Phase 1 - Completed
Phase 2 - Summer 2018
$5.1 million total
Phase 2 - Martins Construction Corporation
Note: Route 50 westbound left lane from Capital Beltway to Gallows Road is closed until December.
About the Project
This project is rehabilitating the Gallows Road (Route 650) bridge over Route 50 (Arlington Boulevard). The bridge was built in 1985.
This is the second phase of the project. Phase 1 (pier repairs) was completed in July 2016.
The 2015 average daily traffic was 39,000 vehicles for Gallows Road and 41,000 for Route 50 under the bridge.
Phase 1 (Pier Repair) Schedule & Costs
Begin construction - September 2015
Completion - July 2016
Preliminary Engineering - $130,000
Construction - $300,000
Total - $430,000
Phase 2 (Bridge Rehabilitation Except Pier) Schedule & Costs
Begin construction - March 2017
Estimated completion - Summer 2018
Preliminary Engineering - $320,000
Construction - $4.3 million
Total - $4.6 million
Motorists can expect intermittent daytime single-lane closures during off-peak hours on Route 50 and Gallows Road.
In addition, there will be nighttime multiple-lane closures during off-peak hours on Route 50 and Gallows Road. These will include the closure of two or more of the ramps at the interchange. When these ramps are closed, a signed detour route will be provided to direct traffic.
At least one lane of traffic will be open at all times on both Route 50 and Gallows Road. Access will be provided at all times to properties within the project limits.
Public Information Meeting presentation (June 2015)
State: 0650-029-235 (Phase 1), 0650-029-239 (Phase 2)
UPC: 106956 (Phase 1), 106949 (Phase 2)