Park Ave. Great Streets & Downtown Multimodal Improvements (POA)
The project is currently in the preliminary design stage; 30% design plans have been submitted by the consultant for review and comment.
About the Project
Park Avenue Great Street
The proposed scope of the Park Avenue Great Street project is to install two midblock crossings, widen sidewalks and remove obstructions (including utility lines), adjust intersection geometry, and increase visibility at six crossings/intersections along Park Avenue between North Virginia Avenue and North Washington Street in the City of Falls Church.
Downtown Planning Opportunity Area (POA)
The proposed scope of the Downtown Planning Opportunity Area (POA) Project includes sidewalk widening, removal of obstructions, completion of missing links in the sidewalk network, and redesign of intersection geometry. The project focuses on sidewalks along North Maple Avenue and Little Falls Street, between Park Avenue and West Broad Street.
Willingness to hold a public meeting – notifications closed April 9, 2022
Public Hearing – May 26, 2022 at 7 pm at the Falls Church Community Center (223 Little Falls St.)
The City is using VDOT Revenue Sharing and local funds for this project (non-federal). Current project budget available for PE phase which will cover Survey, Environmental, and Design-related services is $1,670,000. The entire VDOT grant is $ 6,630,000 which must cover all PE, ROW, Construction, CEI and CFC staff time. The entire project budget is $11,510,000