Intersection Improvements on Jefferson Davis Hwy. (Rt. 1) in Chester
|Rt. 1 travel improved through Woods Edge Rd. and Happy Hill Rd.|
Project at a Glance
Est Completion Date
Approximately $7.6 million
Lengths and Limits
Along Jefferson Davis Highway (Route 1) between Happy Hill Rd. and Woods Edge Rd. (Rt. 620) in Chesterfield County
Jason Zhang, P.E., project manager
The purpose of this project is to provide safety and capacity improvements for vehicular and pedestrian traffic along the Jefferson Davis Highway corridor in Chesterfield County. For the intersection of Jefferson Davis Hwy. (Rt. 1) and Woods Edge Rd. (Rt. 620), the proposed improvements include adding turn lanes, upgrading existing traffic signals and adding pedestrian accommodations. For the intersection Jefferson Davis Hwy. (Rt. 1) and Happy Hill Rd., the proposed improvements include a new traffic signal, pedestrian accommodations and realigning Happy Hill Rd. at the intersection. There will be lane closures and flaggers directing traffic during construction.
Anticipated Project Schedule
The following schedule has been proposed:
Design approval – Winter 2016
Begin right of way acquisition – Summer 2017
Begin construction – Spring 2019
Completion – Spring 2020
A public hearing was held on August 22, 2016. A meeting brochure is available.