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Under Construction

Route 7 Turn Lane at Williams Gap Road

West of Round Hill in Loudoun County

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Project at a Glance

Begin Date
December 2017

Est Completion Date
Summer 2018

Cost
$1.6 million

Lengths and Limits
Just east of intersection of Rt. 7 and Williams Gap Rd to intersection

Contractor
Tavares Concrete

Locality
Loudoun

District
Northern Virginia

Contact
Richard Gutridge
Construction
540-219-8944
Michael Gleasman, P.E.
Construction
703-259-1944

About the Project

The purpose of this project is to improve traffic operations and safety at the intersection of Route 7 and Williams Gap Road. 

Westbound Route 7 is being widened with the addition of a 350 ft. long right-turn only lane plus a 200 ft. long taper. About 150 ft. of Williams Gap Road is being re-graded and hard-surfaced in order to effectively tie into the new turn lane. Drainage improvements are also being made within the project limits.

Schedule
Design Public Hearing - April 2016
Design Approval – August 2016
Right of Way Acquisition/Utility Relocation - Completed June 2017 
Advertise for Construction - September 2017
Construction Contract Award - November 2017
Begin Construction – December 2017
Estimated construction completion - Summer 2018

Estimated Costs
Engineering of roadway plans - $460,000
Right of way acquisition and utility relocation - $276,000
Construction - $864,000
Total - $1.6 million

Traffic Impacts

Drivers can expect intermittent daytime single-lane closures during off-peak hours.

At least one lane of traffic will be open at all times.

Resources

Design Public Hearing (April 2016)

Project Numbers

State: 0007-053-107 P101, R201, M501  
UPC: 106484
Federal: STP-053-9(025)

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