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Gay Avenue Sidewalk Improvements

Project Status: Underway - Right of Way Acquisition

Estimated Cost: $2.4 million total
Start Date: August 2021
Estimated End Date: February 2022

Magisterial District:   Varina  

The County of Henrico will be constructing the following improvements:

  • Approximately 1,600 linear feet of new sidewalk along the south side of Gay Avenue beginning 800 linear feet west of Laburnum Avenue where existing sidewalk terminates to Millers Lane.
  • Approximately 130 linear feet of sidewalk will be constructed along the east side of Millers Lane south of Gay Avenue.
  • Construction of curb and gutter and storm sewer installation.
  • Construction of a westbound left turn lane on Gay Avenue at Millers Lane.
  • Construction of a northbound right turn lane on Millers Lan at Gay Avenue. 

Estimated Schedule

  • Design began February 2017.
  • Right-of-way acquisition began September 2019.
  • Utility relocation authorized December 2019.
  • Advertisement for construction is anticipated May 2021.
  •  Construction is anticipated to begin August 2021.
  • Project completion is anticipated February 2022.


Progress to Date

  • A citizen information meeting was held August 2017

Contact Us

Kevin Newcomb
(804) 501-5532

Public Works

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

(804) 501-4393

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

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