Fall Line Trail – Lakeside Community Trail Phase 1, 2, and 3

Project Status: Underway - Design

Estimated Cost: See below
Start Date: 2023
Estimated End Date: 2026

Magisterial District:   Fairfield  

Henrico County is proposing the construction of a new trail in the Lakeside community.  The trail will be a 12 foot wide multi-use trail that is approximately 2 miles in length, and will include several pedestrian bridges over Upham Brook tributary. The trail is part of the Fall Line Trail that runs from Ashland to Petersburg. The Lakeside trail will provide a connection from Spring Park to Hilliard Road in the Lakeside community.  The County has been awarded Transportation Alternatives grant funding to construct this trail.

The trail is being designed in three phases and they are separated as follows:

  • Lakeside Phase 1 – Spring Park to Dumbarton Rd – 3,200 linear feet
    • Estimated Cost: $3.3 million
    • PM Name: Kristen Burton
    • PM Phone#: 804-501-5414
    • PM E-Mail: bur146@henrico.us
  • Lakeside Phase 2 – Dumbarton Rd to Lakeside Recreation Area – 2,640 linear feet
    • Estimated Cost: $4.3 million 
    • PM Name: Sarah Briggs 
    • PM Phone#:  804-501-4616
    • PM E-Mail: bri114@henrico.us
  • Lakeside Phase 3 – Lakeside Recreation Area to Hilliard Road – 3,400 linear feet
    • Estimated Cost: $4.2 million 
    • PM Name: Sarah Briggs 
    • PM Phone#: 804-501-4616
    • PM E-Mail: bri114@henrico.us


Estimated Schedule:


Phase 1

Phase 2

Phase 3





Right-of-way Acquisition

Anticipated August 2023



Utility relocation

Anticipated December 2023

Anticipated November 2023


Advertisement for Construction

Anticipated June 2024

Anticipated April 2024

Anticipated December 2023


Anticipated August 2024

Anticipated July 2024

Anticipated March 2024

Project Completion

Anticipated February 2025

Anticipated July 2025

Anticipated March 2025

Lakeside Community Trail map

Progress to Date

  • On Tuesday, May 16, 2023, the Henrico County Department of Public Works held a public information meeting from 5:00pm to 6:30pm at Lewis Ginter Botanical Gardens.  Materials from the meeting can be found in the Documents section below.
  • On Thursday, September 19, 2019 the Henrico County Department of Public Works held a Citizen Information Meeting from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. to discuss this project. 

Contact Us

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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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