Public Works and Environmental Services

Fairfax County, Virginia

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TTY 711

12000 Government Center Parkway
Suite 449 Fairfax, VA 22035

Carey Needham,
Director, Capital Facilities

Mount Vernon Memorial Highway Trail from George Washington’s Gristmill Entrance to Southwood Drive

  • Project No. – 2G40-088-026
  • Project Engineer – Sam Lim
  • Contractor – Anchor Construction Corporation
  • Location – Mount Vernon District
  • Scope - Construction of the missing segments within the Fairfax County portion of the Potomac Heritage National Scenic Trail. The project consists of the construction of approximately 6,200 linear feet of ten foot wide, asphalt trail. The project is located adjacent to the north side of Mount Vernon Memorial Highway between George Washington’s Gristmill entranceand Southwood Drive. The project also involves the construction of a new pedestrian bridge adjacent to the Mount Vernon Memorial Highway bridge spanning Dogue Creek. A proposed storm sewer system will be installed to replace the existing roadside ditch and to minimize property impacts.
  • Completion – February 2023
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