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Virginia Department of Transportation

Vienna to use VDOT funds for upcoming projects

Vienna officials will be using the best kind of money – someone else’s – to execute a series of projects around town. Vienna Town Council members on Oct. 25 agreed to let the town’s Department of Public Works use Transportation...

New Hunter Mill Road bridge to take another step forward

Fairfax County supervisors on Oct. 19 were slated to give the go-ahead for a project-administration agreement with the Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) to replace a deteriorating single-lane bridge with a two-lane span on Hunter Mill Road over Colvin...

Weichert staffers continue efforts keeping roadway tidy

Team members from the McLean office of Weichert, Realtors, recently picked up litter along a stretch of Route 123 as part of Virginia’s Adopt-a-Highway program. The event completed the fourth year the Weichert clean-up crew has been working with Virginia’s...

Deal inked for $600M ‘495 NEXT’ project

Officials with the Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) and Transurban have executed a comprehensive agreement for the 495 Express Lanes Northern Extension (495 NEXT) project, VDOT announced Oct. 5. Transurban also has chosen Lane Construction as the project’s design-build...

Input sought on Crystal City transportation plan

The Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) is seeking public input on the draft report for the first phase of study of potential multimodal improvements on U.S. Route 1 (Richmond Highway) between 12th Street South and 23rd Street South in...

Work starts on new bridge over Colvin Run at Hunter Mill

Work is underway to replace the weight-restricted (ten tons) one-lane Hunter Mill Road (Route 674) bridge over Colvin Run to reduce congestion and improve operations and safety. The $5.2 million project is being overseen by the Virginia Department of Transportation...

Works begins on bicycle/pedestrian bridge in Tysons

Work is underway to build a bicycle and pedestrian bridge and shared-use path in the vicinity of Route 123 and Interstate 495 (Capital Beltway) to improve bicycle and pedestrian safety and connectivity in the Tysons area. The Virginia Department of...

Slice of Utterback Store Rd. closed through Aug. 20

Utterback Store Road in Great Falls is expected to be closed at Route 7 from Aug. 16-20 while crews reconstruct the intersection. The work aims to realign the angle of approach and relocate the intersection of the two roads approximately...

Portion of N. Glebe Road to be closed more than a week

North Glebe Road (Route 120) between Military Road and Chain Bridge Road (Route 123) will be closed to traffic for an estimated nine days beginning Aug. 13 to replace the entire bridge deck and beams over Pimmit Run just...

Expect daytime delays on Georgetown Pike July 26-28

The Virginia Department of Transportation this coming week will conduct daytime flagging to direct drivers on Georgetown Pike (Route 193) between Swinks Mill Road and Interstate 495 (the Capital Beltway) in McLean during the installation of a stormwater pipe...
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Letter: Del. Simon lives his values, aids his community

Editor: In your Oct. 21 Fairfax legislative-races endorsements, you claim that the Del. Marcus Simon (D-53rd) is “disconnected from...
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