Under Construction: Shirlington Circle South Rotary Bridge Rehabilitation in Arlington County
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Please note: Construction began in September.
This project is rehabilitating the Shirlington Circle south rotary bridge over I-395. The bridge was built in 1973 and connects the southbound I-395 collector-distributor lanes and southbound Shirlington Road to North Quaker Lane at the I-395 Exit 6 interchange.
The project includes:
- Resurfacing the concrete bridge deck and closing deck joints
- Repairing concrete piers and abutments
- Repairing and repainting steel beams
- Adding protective concrete barriers adjacent to piers
- Replacing bearings
- Upgrading guardrails adjacent to the bridge
The bridge averages 7,400 vehicles a day based on 2019 data.
Preliminary Engineering - $815,000
Construction - $4.7 million
Total - $5.5 million
This project is financed with federal and state funding, including State of Good Repair funds used for bridges.
This project will improve safety for drivers and extend the overall life of the bridge.
Virtual Public Information Meeting - March 2022
Advertise for Construction - May 2023
Award Construction Contract - July 2023
Begin Construction - September 2023
Final Completion - Mid-2025
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Major funding source: State of Good Repair
Phase: Under Construction
State ID: 1250-000-913, B608, P101
Federal ID: STP-5B01 (210)
Lat/Long: 38.839393, -77.086336