NEWS RELEASE Contact: Dale Lehnig, Engineering Manager
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE dLehnig@purcellvilleva.gov; (540) 751-2327
CONSTRUCTION TO BEGIN ON THE 32ND & A STREET INTERSECTION IMPROVEMENTS PROJECT
PURCELLVILLE, Va. June 3, 2019 — Beginning the week of June 10, 2019, the Town’s Contractor, M & F Concrete, Inc., will begin work on the 32nd & A Street Intersection Improvements project. Construction will include the installation of a single lane roundabout at the intersection of S. 32nd Street (also known as Silcott Springs Road or Route 690) and A Street. This project is being funded by VDOT Revenue Sharing funds and NVTA funds.
The work will generally occur Monday through Friday, between the hours of 7:30 AM to 4:30 PM during the summer months, and 9:30 AM to 3:30 PM once school resumes in late August. During the construction, the roadway will remain open with temporary lane closures during working hours. Total construction time is anticipated to take approximately 7 months. In case of inclement weather or unforeseen events, this schedule may change.
Please be aware of work zones and be alert for changes in vehicular and pedestrian traffic patterns in areas where work is being performed.
The Town of Purcellville, Virginia
Purcellville is an award-winning town of over 9,000 residents located in Loudoun County, approximately 40 miles west of Washington, DC. Having received the prestigious Siemens Sustainability Award for Small Communities, Purcellville continues to be honored for its green initiatives with most recently being the Tree City USA recipient for the 10th year. The Town was reaffirmed as a AAA rated community by S&P Global Ratings, the highest credit rating possible, and is recognized as one of the safest towns in Virginia. Once a stop along the W&OD rail line, Purcellville has maintained its historic old-town feel through the restoration and maintenance of its many downtown structures, reflecting the Victorian architecture popular during the early 1900s. Today, Purcellville is the economic hub of western Loudoun County and a popular weekend destination for antiquing, entertainment, farmer’s markets, wineries, breweries, distilleries and restaurants. More info at www.purcellvilleva.gov.