In Design: Franconia Road and Rose Hill Drive Intersection Improvements in Fairfax County

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This project will make improvements at the intersection of Franconia Road (Route 644) and Rose Hill Drive.

The improvements include:

  • A traffic signal flashing yellow arrow on westbound Franconia Road 
  • Signalized crosswalk on Franconia Road on the western side of the intersection
  • Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) pedestrian signal and curb ramp upgrades

At the intersection, Franconia Road averages 19,000 vehicles a day and Rose Hill Drive averages 11,000.

Estimated Costs
Preliminary Engineering: $77,000
Right of Way Acquisition and Utility Relocation: $90,000
Construction: $308,000
Total: $475,000

This project is financed with federal and state Highway Safety Improvement Program funding.

Benefits 

This project aims to improve safety for all modes, including drivers, bicyclists and pedestrians. 

Major Milestones 

Notice of Willingness to Hold Public Hearing: August 2019
Begin Right of Way Acquisition: May 2021
Begin Construction: Fall 2022

Resources

Contact Info:

Tien-Jung "Tina" Ho, P.E.
Traffic Engineering
703-259-2752

Andrew Beacher, P.E.
Preliminary Engineering
703-259-2239

Other relevant links:

Notice of Willingness to Hold a Public Hearing - August 2019

Major funding source: Highway Safety Improvement Program

Phase: In Design

UPC: 112484

State ID: 0644-029-315,P101, R201, C501

Federal ID: HSIP-5B01 (007)

Lat/Long: 38.786366, -77.121338

Locality: Fairfax

Page last modified: Aug. 19, 2021