Under Construction: Columbia Pike and Lacy Boulevard Intersection Improvements in Fairfax County

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This project is upgrading the signalized intersection of Columbia Pike (Route 244) and Lacy Boulevard. 

The improvements include:

  • Traffic signal flashing yellow arrows on Columbia Pike
  • Crosswalks 
  • Accessible pedestrian signals
  • Traffic signal and curb ramp upgrades

Estimated Costs
Preliminary Engineering - $75,000
Right of Way Acquisition and Utility Relocation - $102,000
Construction - $402,000
Total - $579,000

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

At the intersection, Columbia Pike averages 35,000 vehicles a day and Lacy Boulevard averages 5,300 based on 2019 data.

Benefits 

This project aims to enhance safety for drivers and pedestrians and improve operations.

Major Milestones 

Notice of Willingness to Hold a Public Hearing - May 2019
Begin Right of Way Acquisition - June 2020 
Begin Construction - January 2021
Final Completion - Late Winter 2021/22

Resources

Contact Info:

Anwar Ansari, P.E.
Traffic Engineering
703-334-0204

Jessica Paris, P.E.
Traffic Engineering
703-259-2409

Other relevant links:

Notice of Willingness to Hold a Public Hearing - May 2019

Phase: Under Construction

UPC: 114006

State ID: 0244-029-307, P101, R201, C501

Federal ID: HSIP-5B01 (022)

Lat/Long: 38.847401, -77.136104

Locality: Fairfax

Page last modified: Dec. 7, 2021