Dec 09

Expect Lane Closures on Route 15 between Battlefield Parkway and Montresor Road through January

Posted on December 9, 2021 at 10:47 AM by Heidi Kellum

Between now and the end of January 2022, Loudoun County will be periodically closing a lane along James Monroe Highway (Route 15) between Battlefield Parkway and Montresor Road for the purpose of subsurface testing associated with the planned widening of the roadway to a four-lane, median divided highway. Motorists will be alerted to alternating one-lane traffic through the work site by signage along Route 15. 

Dates and times of upcoming closures will be posted prior to each planned lane closure on the project page at loudoun.gov/route15northwidening.

Drivers should expect delays and use extra caution when traveling through this area and follow all directions from the posted signs and road crews. 

Aug 23

Expect Lane Closures on Route 15 between Battlefield Parkway and Montresor Road through October

Posted on August 23, 2021 at 8:02 AM by Shawn Zelman

Between now and the end of October 2021, Loudoun County will be periodically closing a lane along James Monroe Highway (Route 15) between Battlefield Parkway and Montresor Road for the purpose of soils testing associated with the planned widening of the roadway to a four-lane, median divided highway. Motorists will be alerted to alternating one-lane traffic through the work site by signage along Route 15. 

Dates and times of upcoming closures will be posted prior to each planned lane closure at loudoun.gov/route15northwidening.

Drivers should expect delays and use extra caution when traveling through this area and follow all directions from the posted signs and road crews. 

Dec 09

Loudoun to Hold Virtual Public Meeting on Route 15 North Widening Project

Posted on December 9, 2020 at 2:23 PM by Nancy McCormick

Loudoun County is hosting an online meeting to gain input from the public on the Route 15 North widening from Battlefield Parkway to Montresor Road. The public information meeting will be held Thursday, October 29, 2020, from 6:00 – 7:30 p.m. Members of the public are invited to join the virtual meeting to learn and ask questions about the project to widen Route 15 from two to four lanes between Battlefield Parkway and Montresor Road. 

Login information and meeting materials are available for review at loudoun.gov/route15northwidening and loudoun.gov/remoteparticipation. Meeting materials include detailed corridor diagrams, speaker sign-up information and a comment form. Members of the public must sign up in advance by 12:00 p.m., Wednesday, October 28, 2020, to ask questions during the event. Online participants may also send questions to the project team as chat messages, which will be answered during the meeting as time allows.

The Route 15 North widening project includes the design, land acquisition, utility relocation and construction to widen Route 15 from two to four lanes between Battlefield Parkway and Montresor Road. The improvements will improve traffic operations, congestion and safety along this segment of the road. The project will include a phased approach. Phase I will incorporate the road widening between Battlefield Parkway and Whites Ferry Road. Phase II will incorporate the roadway widening between Whites Ferry Road and Montresor Road, the relocation of Limestone School Rad and construction of the roundabout at Montresor Road.

For more information about the Route 15 North widening from Battlefield Parkway to Montresor Road project, including a link to sign up for updates about the project, visit loudoun.gov/route15northwidening