U.S. Route 50

Project: U.S. Route 50

Client(s): South Riding, Van Metre Companies, Buchanan Partners

Length: 2.9 miles

Description: Minor Arterial Roadway (6-lane section)

Location: Loudoun County, Virginia

Project Elements: 
This project upgrades existing Route 50 from a four-lane arterial to a six-lane facility from east of Route 606 to just past Route 659. The project is a controlled access minor collector designed at 60 mph. The project included the development of an interchange at Route 606.

Engineering Tasks: 
Feasibility studies; interchange concept; construction plans, specifications and documents; cost and bond estimates.

Of Special Note: 
The project included nearly a mile of 24" watermain.