Road Closures and Alerts

Spring Street

Due to utility work in the right of way between Spring Street and Locust Street, Spring Street will be closed to in bound traffic from Elden Street beginning Wednesday, April 26  - Friday April 28; however, outbound traffic to Elden will be allowed.  Signs will be posted to alert motorist. 

Lynn Street - Caboose

Beginning the week of April 17th, the caboose located on Lynn Street will be closed to the public for approximately two weeks while town crews work to replace the section of railway ties the caboose rests on.  

Junction Square - Lane Closures - Utility Work on Elden Street/Monroe Street

Utility work in the right of way beginning mid April- Expect lane closures between 9am and 4pm on Elden Street approaching the Monroe Street intersection. One lane will be open for travel in each direction. No left turns will be permitted from Elden Street (east or west) onto Monroe Street during construction.

Additional lane closure throughout the construction project at Monroe Street, between Pine Street and Elden Street. Contractor's typical work hours will be 7am – 4pm Monday – Friday. Weather permitting, work should be completed on Monroe Street by mid-May. Motorist should expect delays and use alternate route if possible. Flaggers will be on site to help guide motorists through the construction zone.

Downtown Streetscapes Project

The Historic Downtown Herndon Streetscape – Phase II project will begin the week of April 10, 2017 and construction is anticipated to last for approximately five months. Elden Street between the intersections of Station Street and Monroe Street will be impacted during construction as will Spring Street between the intersections of Elden Street and Locust Street. The contractor’s typical working hours will be 7:00 AM to 5:00 PM Monday - Friday. During construction, it is anticipated that two-way traffic will be maintained through the construction zone at all times with the exception of the potential closure of Spring Street between Elden Street and Locust Street.  Access to properties may be temporarily unavailable for short periods of time during construction.   

Traffic Counts 

Beginning the week of April 24th, VDOT will be performing traffic counts in various locations throughout the town.  Weather permitting, work should be completed by June 23rd.

Park Avenue- Utility Work 

Utility pole relocation work has now been completed along Park Avenue, between Van Buren Street and Dranesville Road.  Road narrowing barriers remain in place to anticipate future curb, gutter and sidewalk improvements as part of the Safe Routes to School Program. 

Utility Work along Herndon Pkwy - between Elden Street and Spring Street

Over the next few months, contractors will be working at the intersections of Grove/Van Buren and along Herndon Parkway between Elden Street and Spring Street. Single lane closures may be required periodically during work hours of 9am and 3pm.


  • DPW Projects (click project below to expand)

    • Design - Bus and Car Bays for Herndon Metro Station North Side Access

    • Design - Center Street and Elden Street Improvements

    • Design - Herndon Parkway/Van Buren Intersection

    • Design - Park Avenue Sidewalk Improvements

    • Design - Sterling Road Sidewalk Improvements

    • Design - Van Buren Street Improvements

    • Downtown Projects