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Kathleen Leonard
kathleen.leonard@vdot.virginia.gov
Mike Murphy
michael.murphy@vdot.virginia.gov
NR18-060

May 16, 2018



Learn About I-395 Shirlington Improvements Study
Public information meeting is May 21 at Fairlington Community Center


ARLINGTON – Join the Virginia Department of Transportation on Monday, May 21 to learn more about a study assessing safety and operational improvements at the I-395 Shirlington interchange (Exit 6), as well as at the following:

  • The ramp from South Glebe Road (Route 120) to southbound I-395
  • The intersection of South Shirlington Road and South Arlington Mill Drive
  • The intersection of Gunston Road and Martha Custis Drive

The study collected data on traffic volumes and vehicle movements, and identified safety and operational issues. Learn more about the study’s identified alternatives, which aim to reduce congestion, crashes, and boost the interchange’s overall performance. The study is being financed with federal funds.

Residents are invited to stop by the Fairlington Community Center, 3308 South Stafford Street, Arlington, VA 22206 between 6:30 p.m. and 8:30 p.m. to view displays and learn more about the study. A presentation will begin at 7 p.m. VDOT staff will be on hand to answer questions.

Give comments at the meeting, or e-mail or mail them by May 31, 2018 to Ms. Olivia Daniszewski, Virginia Department of Transportation, 4975 Alliance Drive, Fairfax, VA 22030.

Visit the project page for more details.

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