(News Release: March 6, 2019)—

Fairfax County Department of Transportation will hold a public meeting on the Route 28 widening project, Tuesday, March 12, 2019, at 7:00 p.m., in the cafeteria of Centre Ridge Elementary School, 14400 New Braddock Rd. in Centreville. The meeting will provide an update on progress made over the past year on the project.

The format of the meeting will include an open house beginning at 7 p.m., with a presentation at 7:30 p.m. and time afterward for questions and answers.

The Route 28 corridor has experienced increased congestion for many years. The proposed project calls for widening Route 28 in Fairfax County for a distance of approximately 2.3 miles from the bridge over Bull Run to the interchange at Route 29, including:

  • Adding additional lanes on side streets to improve intersections
  • Upgrading traffic signals
  • Improving bicycle and pedestrian connections and crossings, including new 10-foot shared-use paths on both sides of Route 28

FCDOT held a Community Information Meeting about the Route 28 project on April 3, 2018.

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