Route 7 Upgrade
(Last Updated July 2012)
Re-construct as limited access facility with a minimum of three lanes in each direction between the Fairfax/Loudoun County line and Dulles Toll Road in Tysons Corner.
Widening 8.48 miles of Route 7 to six-lanes with a median from the Fairfax/Loudoun County line to the Dulles Toll Road.
Right-of-way acquisition for the Rolling Holly Drive to Reston Avenue portion of Route 7 could begin in August. This 1.2 mile portion of the upgrade is estimated to cost $37 million. The project is expected to be advertised for construction in December 2012. For more information on this improvement, click here or contact VDOT's Mark Gibney, 703-259-2734, or Mark.Gibney@VDOT.Virginia.gov.
The 2035 Draft Virginia Surface Transportation Plan estimates the cost of the entire Route 7 project at $251,576,000.