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 - November 2019

Complete Construction - September 2022

Project Funding

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

Project Budget: $14,000,000


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
  • Ongoing Utility relocation anticipate completion January 2020
  • Construction Re-advertisement Fall 2019

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)

$1,900,000 total

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

Performance Measures and Benchmarks

The project is within budget. The construction schedule is being revised due on-going utility relocations.

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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