Francistown Road at Hungary Creek Middle School – Temporary Roundabout

Project Status: In Progress

Estimated Cost: $200,000
Start Date: April 2024
Estimated End Date: May 2024

Magisterial District:   Brookland  

The County of Henrico is proposing to convert the intersection of Francistown Road and Shimmering Ln/Hungary Creek Middle School’s access into a temporary roundabout. If effective, a permanent roundabout will be constructed in the future. A summary of the work involved is listed below: 

  • Roadway restriping (and eradication of existing pavement markings). 
  • Installation of durable white and yellow delineators to channelize traffic and outline the roundabout central island. 
  • Installation of new curb ramps, crosswalks, and splitter islands 
  • Relocation of the existing, marked crosswalk to the north according to standard roundabout design. 
  • New curb ramps will be installed in line with new crosswalk. Rectangular Rapid Flashing Beacons will be reinstalled. 

Estimated Schedule: (Month Year) 

  • Design began ​in January 2024. 
  • No right-of-way acquisition is proposed. 
  • No Utility relocation is proposed. 
  • Construction is anticipated to begin in April 2024. 

Progress to Date

  • A Public Information Meetingwas held on Monday, March 25, 2024 at the Hungary Creek Middle School from 5:30PM to 7:00PM. A copy of the presentation is available below. 

Contact Us

Brandon House
(804) 501-4620
[email protected]

Public Works

Henrico Department of Public Works
4305 E. Parham Rd.
Henrico, VA 23228

(804) 501-4393

[email protected]

Mailing Address
P. O. Box 90775
Henrico, VA 23273-0775

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