2nd Street South

Location

2nd Street S, Arlington, VA 22207  View Map

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Status

Complete

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Location

2nd Street S. at S Wayne, Uhle and Wise Streets (Penrose neighborhood)

Status

Complete

Construction is complete and plantings are finished.

Construction is anticipated to commence in late summer or fall.

August, 2019 Update: The Notice to Proceed was given to the contractor, Sagres, for August 20, 2019.

About the Project

  • The street improvement and intersection project is proposed to reconfigure the intersection at 2nd Street S with S Uhle and S wise Streets to simplify traffic movements and eliminate the slip lane in front of 7-11.
  • Install new ADA compliant ramps.
  • Upgrades will be made to the stormwater and drainage systems.
  • Create a new bio-retention facility in the resulting green space by the elimination of the slip lane in front of the existing 7-11.  The two existing driveway access points to 7-11 will remain.
  • Relocate the existing Penrose neighborhood sign within the new green space.
  • Install a corner curb extension on the southeast corner of 2nd Street S and S Wayne Street.
  • Install high visibility crosswalks across 2nd Street S.
  • Create a seating area in the new green space with benches or a picnic table.

Documents and Plans