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Route 7 at Battlefield Parkway

New interchange and other operational improvements in the Town of Leesburg

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Project at a Glance

Begin Date
Construction: Early 2020

Preliminary engineering

$58 million

Lengths and Limits
Cardinal Park Dr to River Creek Pkwy


Northern Virginia

Calvin Britt, P.E.
Location & Design
James Zeller, P.E.
Preliminary Engineering

Note: A public information meeting was held in May 2017. See resources below.

About the Project

This project will replace the traffic signal at Route 7 (East Market Street) and Battlefield Parkway with a grade-separated interchange, and remove or modify the signalized intersection at Route 7 and Cardinal Park Drive to reduce congestion and improve traffic operations. Other improvements include accommodations for cyclists and pedestrians, and new interchange lighting.

Preliminary engineering has been funded by the Northern Virginia Transportation Authority.

Preliminary engineering - Started March 2016
Public information meeting - May 2017
Design public hearing - Early 2018
Design approval - Spring 2018
Award design-build contract - Summer 2019
Begin construction - Early 2020

Estimated Costs
Preliminary engineering - $4 million
Right of way - $9 million
Construction - $45 million
Total - $58 million


Presentation to Leesburg Town Council (June 2017)
In June 2017, the Council endorsed Alternative 4 (Single Point Urban Interchange) for Battlefield Parkway and Option C-3 for Cardinal Park Drive (Right in/Right Out - Auxiliary Lane).

Public Information Meeting (May 2017) 

Project Numbers
State: 0007-253-109, P101, R201, C501, B601
UPC: 106573

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