Jermantown Road Phase II Improvements

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Jermantown Rd Ph II

Project Description:

  • Provide a third westbound lane on Fairfax Boulevard from Bevan Drive to Jermantown Road. 
  • Widen northbound Jermantown Road to allow for two through lanes adjacent to the left turn lane into the Giant shopping center entrance. 
  • Geometric improvements to southbound Jermantown Road to provide a dual right turn lane, through lane, and left turn lane. 
  • Replace span-wire signals with mast arm signals at both Fairfax Boulevard/Jermantown Road and Fairfax Boulevard/Bevan Drive.

Benefits of the Improvements:

  • Reduce overall congestion experienced within the project. 
  • Additional westbound lane will decrease PM traffic congestion for westbound U.S. Route 50. 
  • Additional southbound right turn lane will decrease PM traffic congestion for southbound Jermantown Road. 
  • Improve mobility on northbound Jermantown Road in the vicinity of the intersection with Fairfax Boulevard.

Project Schedule:

  • Project currently under construction
  • Summer 2016 anticipated completion
  • This project has been successfully completed.

Project Plans:

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Construction Photos:

August 2015   IMG_0048  IMG_0053
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