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Frontier Drive Extension Project

Public Information Meeting

VDOT will host a public information meeting to present the proposed Frontier Drive Extension & Intersection Improvements.

Wednesday, March 22, 2017, 6:30 – 8:30 PM.                                               Lee High School, 6540 Franconia Road, Springfield.

This project proposes to construct a Frontier Drive extension from Franconia-Springfield Parkway to Loisdale Road, and includes access to Franconia-Springfield Metrorail Station and braided ramps to and from the Parkway.

2017 Proposed Commerce Street & Loisdale Road Design Improvements 


Community Meeting

Fairfax County Department of Transportation (FCDOT) will host a community meeting to discuss proposed street design improvements in the Lee District.

Tuesday, March 28, 2017, 6:30 to 8:30 PM, in the cafeteria of Crestwood Elementary School, 6010 Hanover Avenue, Springfield.

The purpose of the meeting is to gather input on various proposals to improve traffic safety, bicycling and the pedestrian environment. Representatives from FCDOT and VDOT will present plans for the projects, which include sharrows/shared lane markings, bike lanes, crosswalks and pedestrian improvements.

CSX Project                                                                                                                VDOT will hold two public meetings for the Backlick Road Bridge over CSX Railroad Road:

Monday, March 20, 2017 12:00 – 1:30 PM                                                       Kingstowne Library, 6500 Landsdowne Center, Alexandria (business owners)

Wednesday, March 29, 2017, 6:30 – 8:00 PM                                         Island Creek Elem School, 7855 Morning View Lane, Alexandria (residents)