US-17 Business Pedestrian Improvements


Project Description

Project will construct 5-foot sidewalk along the south side of US-17 Business between Olde Forge Drive and Lendall Lane/Solomon Drive for a length of approx. 2,400 feet. Project will seek to consolidate private entrances per VDOT's Access Management Guidelines where appropriate. Project was identified as part of the previous STARS Study along US-17 Business and would connect to previously awarded US-17 Business Sidewalk project from I-95 to Olde Forge Drive (UPC# 119113) and connect with planned Park & Ride Lot at intersection of US-17 Bus. & Olde Forge Drive (UPC# 120524).

Project Funding

Total estimated project funding is $3,570,966 and anticipated to start in FY2026

(TRS015) US-17 Business Pedestrian Improvements


Operating Impact Summary

All roadway improvements are done within VDOT right‐of‐way and therefore the maintenance of this roadway will continue to be VDOT’s responsibility.

Relationship to Approved County Policy or Plan

  • Supports the BOS Strategic Priority – Responsive Transportation System.

Change or Reasons for Revisions

FY2023 – Project was identified as part of the previous STARS Study along US-17 Business and would connect to previously awarded US-17 Business Sidewalk project from I-95 to Olde Forge Drive (UPC# 119113) and connect with planned Park & Ride Lot at intersection of US-17 Bus. & Olde Forge Drive (UPC# 120524). Project was submitted for 100% Round 5 SMART SCALE funding. If no SMART SCALE funding is received, project may be removed from FY24 CIP

FY2024 - No changes