Jahnke Road Improvements

Project Summary and Scope


Jahnke Road improvements from Blakemore Road to Forest Hill Avenue.


The project scope is to improve safety, accessibility, drainage, multi modal transportation and esthetics through the corridor.

Provide improved access to private entrances.

Install upgraded traffic signal at Forestview School Drive.

Install a center raised median (with trees) and turn lanes at high traffic volume intersections.

Installation of curb and gutter on both sides of Jahnke Road.

Install sidewalks and street trees.

Install 8’ shared use path on the north side of the project and a 5’ sidewalk on the south side. ​

Part of the Project Written Studies, Reports, Presentation

Project Milestones

Compete Right of Way Acquisition - November 2016

Compete Construction Plans - January 2017

Begin Relocation of Utilities - September 2017

Advertise for Construction - September 2018

Complete Construction - September 2020

Project Funding

$14,000,000 – Federally funded. Award #’s: 500235, 500236, 500238, 500239, Project #: 100570

Project Budget: $14,000,000

Expenditures:  - $ 1,900,000

Balance:             $12,100,000

Project Status Updates

  • Filed right of way certificate of take. Acquiring right of way and finishing construction plans as of September 2016.
  • Utility relocation via Verizon in Fall 2017

Permit, information is listed below. For details please call the Department of Planning, Development and Review at 804-646-4169.

Expenses (costs are reported quarterly)

CH2M Hill (Construction plan and design): $1,500,000

Stantec (Right of Way services): $400,000

Project Contact Information, if you have questions about this project please contact this individual.

Performance Measures and Benchmarks

On a monthly basis, details concerning schedule, cost to date/budget and critical issues are reviewed at construction progress meeting and requirements, to the extent such measures or requirements are set forth in the City contract are reviewed by the Project Manager or the City appointee.

Project Overall Status (Active, Pending or Complete)


Ordinance Information

See Link to ordinance in Project Studies section.

Contract Information

None listed to date.

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