Future Potential Projects

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The following list of potential future projects are for Town Council consideration based upon available funding and priorities. In some instances, additional research is required before a specific recommendation can be made. The projects are broken down by capital improvement category and include a brief project summary. Any estimates provided are subject to change based upon modifications in project scope, economic conditions, and timing.

Project

Type

Project Summary

New Downtown Parking Garage General Government 

Construction of a new parking garage to serve the downtown area.

Ida Lee Park Tennis Court – Seasonal Air Structure

Parks & Recreation

Seasonal air structure with storage building and entrance structures over an existing three court pod, including beam for anchoring the air structure around the court perimeter, new exterior lighting and fencing.

Lawson Road Bicycle/ Pedestrian Crossing of Tuscarora Creek

Parks & Recreation

New stream crossing to provide bicycle and pedestrian access to the W&OD Trail from residential communities.

Olde Izaak Walton Park Improvements

Parks & Recreation

Upgrade existing facilities and develop new amenities at the park.

Tuscarora Creek Trail Phase II

Parks & Recreation

Trail from Brandon Park at Harrison Street to Davis Avenue and Olde Izaak Walton Park via the Tuscarora Creek stream valley. This 2,500 linear foot trail provides access to Olde Izaak Walton Park, and includes a crossing of Tuscarora Creek.

1st, 2nd & Wirt Street, SW

Streets & Highways

Storm drainage improvements including curb and gutter to alleviate flooding of yards and drainage problems along 1st Street west of South King Street, 2nd Street and Wirt Street, SW. Project improvements to be sensitive to existing neighborhood character.

Ayr Street Sidewalk  Streets & Highways  

Construct a new sidewalk on Ayr Street between West Market Street and Cornwall Street for pedestrian safety.

Church Street Improvements Phase II - Royal to Town Branch (07304)

Streets & Highways

Project includes extension of paved roadway approximately 200 feet towards the W&OD Trail to connect to future private development. The project includes construction of a Crescent District water feature at the southern end of Church Street adjacent to the proposed Waterford Development project.

Davis Avenue Sidewalk

Streets & Highways

Install sidewalk on both sides of Davis Avenue from South King Street to the Valley View Drive intersection.

Downtown Sidewalk Improvements  Streets & Highways  

Construct new sidewalks and improve existing sidewalks throughout the downtown to improve walk‐ability and to meet ADA standards.

Dry Mill Road Sidewalk and Drainage Improvements (Catoctin to W&OD)

Streets & Highways

Sidewalk and drainage improvements from the W&OD trail to Catoctin Circle.

Edwards Ferry Road Sidewalk on the North Side

Streets & Highways

Install sidewalk along the north side of Edwards Ferry Road from Shenandoah Building to Heritage Way.

Monroe Street Improvements Streets & Highways Curb and gutter, sidewalk, and drainage improvements to approximately 850 feet of Monroe Street between South King Street and the cul-de-sac near Madison House.

North King Street at North Street Traffic Signal

Streets & Highways

Loudoun County has proffered a signal at that location. This signal will be needed when the courthouse expansion project is completed.

Plaza Street Sidewalk

Streets & Highways

Construction of approximately 1,000 feet of sidewalk along the west side of Plaza Street between the Police Station and Edwards Ferry Road. This segment of sidewalk will complete a missing link and will improve pedestrian access and safety for residents of the Fields of Leesburg apartments and other residents in northeast Leesburg.

Royal Street Improvements east of Harrison Street  Streets & Highways  

Sidewalk, parking and drainage improvements.

West Market Street/Morven Park Road/Loudoun Street Intersection Improvements

Streets & Highways

Intersection improvements to improve vehicular and pedestrian safety and traffic congestion. Study completed in March 2009 on potential design options.

South Street at South King Street

Storm Drainage

Storm drainage improvements to alleviate flooding of a single family home at the corner of South Street and South King Street. Project dependent upon future Waterford development.

Town Branch at Mosby Drive

Storm Drainage

Purpose of the project is to stabilize the eroding channel and reduce potential flooding.

Town Branch Stream Restoration  Storm Drainage  

Stream channel improvements to Town Branch between Catoctin Circle and South King Street. The purpose of the project is to alleviate flooding, and to restore the stream channel.

Runway 17 Extension

Airport

Extend the runway for approximately 500 linear feet to accommodate larger aircraft. Project is part of the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) and Town Master Plan for the airport. Significant funding to be provided by FAA and the Virginia Department of Aviation.

South Apron Expansion Phase II

Airport

This project is the final phase of the South Apron Development project. It is contiguous with the recently completed South Apron Expansion Phase I and the South Apron Hangar project. It includes incidental development of additional aircraft tiedowns, wash rack, and relocation of the existing fuel farm.

TMDL Improvements   Utilities  

Improvements to the Water Pollution Control Facility to meet regulatory requirements for Chesapeake Bay total maximum daily load (TMDL) reduction for nitrogen and phosphorus.