News and Updates
Online Community Meeting Held March 24; Comment Period Closed April 7, 2021
The Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) and the Fairfax County Department of Transportation (FCDOT) held a virtual public meeting on proposed paving and restriping changes in the Sully District on Wednesday, March 24, 7 p.m. Community members had the opportunity to learn about VDOT's repaving program, proposed striping changes and give feedback.
For those unable to attend the meeting, session materials are available:
- Watch: Sully Paving and Restriping Meeting - March 24, 2021
- View: Sully Paving Presentation - March 24, 2021
The comment period for Sully District paving and restriping projects closed April 7.
- Paving-related comments (e.g., drainage issues, missing signage, signal repair, walkway repair and sight distance issues due to vegetation overgrowth) should be submitted through the myVDOT portal: https://my.vdot.virginia.gov/. If you would like to request road repairs, please follow the "I need a road repaired" link on the VDOT portal or call 1-800-FOR-ROAD (1-800-367-7623).
- Unfortunately, no additional roads can be added to the preliminary 2021 paving schedule at this point.
- Striping-related comments (e.g., marked parking lanes, crosswalks, and/or sight distance issues due to parked vehicles) can be submitted electronically to FCDOT.
Sully District Information
(Braeburn Road, pictured)
Brookfield Corporate Drive from Sullyfield Circle to the end of the road: VDOT and FCDOT are proposing to add bike lanes.
Center View Drive between Lee Jackson Memorial Highway and Lowe Street: VDOT and FCDOT are proposing to restripe the road with two travel lanes, bike lanes, and a center left turn lane or buffered bike lanes in the wider sections.
Daly Drive between Willard Road and Brookfield Corporate Drive: VDOT and FCDOT are proposing to add a center line and bike lanes.
Rugby Road between Lee Jackson Memorial Highway and Fairfax County Parkway: VDOT and FCDOT are proposing to convert the underutilized outside travel lanes to buffered bike lanes to calm travel speeds, and improve bicycle access, pedestrian safety and comfort.
Sullyfield Circle from Lee Jackson Memorial Highway to Sullyfield Circle: VDOT and FCDOT are proposing to add bike lanes. Existing on-street parking will be maintained.
See VDOT's Northern Virginia Paving Program page for more information on road specific projects, status, maps and contact information, which is updated weekly during the paving season.
As part of its annual maintenance, VDOT repaves hundreds of roads in Fairfax County each year. FCDOT and VDOT collaborate during the repaving and restriping process to efficiently implement the Fairfax County Comprehensive Plan that seeks to improve traffic safety and provide transportation options to people around the County.
Paving work is scheduled to begin in April and conclude in November. Exact work dates are available about ten days prior to work beginning, as contractors set schedules based on personnel and equipment availability. In subdivisions, "no parking" signs with precise date information will be posted at least three business days prior to work starting. Residents can expect work vehicles in their neighborhood during the project. Motorists are asked to be alert to temporary traffic patterns. Cars, basketball hoops or garbage cans may need to be temporarily relocated while work is under way. Work hours are usually limited to outside of rush hours. Crews typically work on neighborhood streets weekdays from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. On other roads such as interstates and some primaries, work may occur overnight.
Return to the FCDOT Paving and Restriping Program landing page.
FCDOT ensures nondiscrimination in all programs and activities in accordance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). If you need this information in an alternate format or would like to request reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities or limited English proficiency, contact FCDOT at 703-877-5600, TTY 711. Requests for assistance must be received at least 7 business days in advance of an event.