Meeting to discuss Glade Drive

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Name: Meeting to discuss Glade Drive
Description: Discussion of street improvement plans
Venue: Hunters Woods Elementary School,
Dates: Thursday, April 27, 2017, 06:30 PM - Thursday, January 01, 1970, 12:00 AM

Fairfax County Department of Transportation (FCDOT) will hold a community meeting to discuss proposed street design improvements on Glade Drive on Thursday, April 27, 2017, at 6:30 p.m., in the cafeteria of Hunters Woods Elementary School, 2401 Colts Neck Road, Reston. The purpose of the meeting will be to gather input on various proposals to improve traffic safety, bicycling and the pedestrian environment. There will be an open house at 6:30 p.m., and then representatives from FCDOT and VDOT will present plans for the project, which includes sharrows/shared lane markings, bike lanes, crosswalks and pedestrian improvements, starting at 7 p.m.

Project Background
As part of the Virginia Department of Transportation’s (VDOT) 2017 repaving schedule, bike lanes and sharrows have been proposed for Glade Drive from Glade Bank Way to Twin Branches Road.

The proposed improvements are limited to changes that can be made with roadway striping as part of the repaving process. Community members are invited to give feedback on traffic safety, bicycling and the pedestrian environment on this segment of Glad Drive in the Hunter Mill District.

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