Fairfax Advocates for Better Bicycling

2009 High Priority Projects (DRAFT 10/6/2009)
District Priority Project Name / Location From To Tax Map No. Type Reason / Comments
Braddock Rd

Paved shoulder - Connects to Route 28 trail across I-66; from GMU to east of I-495 which is designated for bike lanes on Trails Plan, high potential for bicycle traffic; improve Rt 123 & Braddock Rd.
Dranesville/Hunter Mill/Sully/Springfield/Braddock/Mt Vernon
Fairfax Co Parkway

Trail Repave entire trail and re-engineer the following intersections: Dulles Toll Rd (E & W) and Sunset Hills Rd.
Dranesville/Hunter Mill/Providence
Route 7 Loudoun Co Falls Church
Trail and On-Road Main sections: Between Idylwood and Dale Dr, at Georgetown Pike, between Kidwell Dr and Dale Dr
Hunter Mill
Old Courthouse Rd Fairway Dr Freedom Hill Park 29-3 On-Road Short section of on-road route needed connecting bike lanes in Vienna with Tysons. Paved shoulder may be best solution.
Lee/Mt Vernon
Richmond Hwy/Route 1

On-Road Entire length of Route 1 needs bike improvements, including bike routes between major commercial/residential areas, and bike parking.
Huntington Ave Ft Hunt Rd Telegraph Rd 83-1, 83-3 On-Road Bike lanes on Huntington Ave to connect Route 1 area with Metro station and beyond.
Van Dorn/Eisenhower at I-495 Oakwood Rd Vine St 88-2 On-Road or Trail Improve the connection from south of I-495 to the Van Dorn Metro station.
Franconia Rd Beulah St Brookland Rd
On-Road Connects bike lanes on Beulah St with route to Clermont Dr connection under I-495.
Mt Vernon
Rolling Rd Route 1 Fairfax Co Parkway

Probably on-road.
Mt Vernon
Mt Vernon Memorial Hwy Mt. Vernon Hwy Route 1 109-2 to 110-2 On-Road Part of Interstate Bicycle Route 1.
Route 123 in Tysons Lewinsville Rd Tysons Blvd 29-4 On-Road or Trail Connection for McLean area and Tysons Corner. (May be funded as part of VDOT Transportation Enhancement grant).
Providence/Braddock/Lee/Mt Vernon
I-495/HOT lanes crossings

On-Road and Trail Provide connections to planned new bicycle facilities on HOT lanes bridges. (May be funded as part of VDOT Transportation Enhancement grant).
Sully, Springfield, Providence, Mason
Rt 50

34-3 to 56-2 Trail and On-Road Fill in missing gaps in trail system west of Falls Church, fix crossings of Rt 28 and I-66. Provide access leading to new Beltway crossings.
West Ox Rd Penderbrook Dr Monument Dr 45-4 On-Road or Trail On- or off-road connection across Route 50 connecting new trail along West Ox with Fair Oaks area.