Sterling Boulevard and W&OD Trail Overpass


  • This project provides for the design, and construction of a W&OD pedestrian/bike bridge over Sterling Boulevard (Route 846). 
  • When complete, the pedestrian/bike bridge will separate pedestrians, bicyclists, horseback riders, and other users of the W&OD Trail from roadway traffic on Sterling Boulevard removing the current at-grade crossing at Sterling Boulevard.
  • Funding sources for this project include general obligation bonds, cash proffers and local tax funding. 
  • This project is currently in the design phase. Construction will follow the completion for the design phase and ROW activities, currently projected to be fall 2023.

Current Status: April 2022

  • Loudoun County hosted a virtual public meeting on March 23, 2022. The presentation, recording and exhibits found under Related Documents.
  • In this quarter, a memo regarding proposed bridge specifications was submitted to VDOT on October 1, 2021, and development of the design plans are proceeding toward 90% completion.
  • In the next quarter, development of the bridge plans and 90% design will continue. Further utility coordination will also be performed.

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Contact Us

If you have questions about this project, email county staff or call 703-737-8624.

Media Inquiries

 Email Glen Barbour, Public Information Officer or call 703-771-5086.