The Woods Road Improvements
|Realigning and paving a section of gravel road in Loudoun County|
Project at a Glance
Stop by a Location and Design Public Hearing for this project between 6 p.m. and 8 p.m. Tuesday, October 29, 2013 at the J.L. Simpson Middle School, 490 Evergreen Mill Road, SE, Leesburg, VA. Email meeting_comments@VDOT.virginia.gov or send your comments to Mr. James C. Zeller, P.E., 4975 Alliance Drive, Fairfax, VA 22030 by November 8, 2013.
Note: In the event that the school is closed on October 29, 2013, meeting will be Thursday, November 7, 2013, 6:00 – 8:00p.m.
About the Project
This project will realign and pave the gravel portion of The Woods Road. The project will accommodate future expansion of the Loudoun County Landfill and provide safe and adequate access to communities along the southern portion of the Gleedsville Road corridor.
The project limits extend from 0.4 miles east of Gleedsville Road (Route 650) to Evergreen Mills Road Route (Route 621), in close proximity to the Loudoun County Landfill, Banshee Reeks Nature Preserve and easements held by the Virginia Outdoor Foundation (VOF).
The new road will feature two ten-foot-wide travel lanes, five-foot-wide paved shoulders for cyclists and turn lanes at the Evergreen Mills Road intersection.
Preliminary engineering: $657,000
Right of way: $1.0 million
Construction: $2.7 million
Total: $4.4 million
Public hearing: Fall 2013
Right of way acquisition: Spring-Summer 2014
UPC: 90725 State Project: 0771-053-P42, P101,R201,C501
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