1680 N Sycamore Street, Arlington, VA 22205
Start Date: 4th Quarter 2016 (Planning)
End Date: 2nd Quarter 2017 (Planning)
Start Date: Design/Construction (TBA)
End Date: Design/Construction (TBA)
About the Project
The Benjamin Banneker Park Project includes:
- Capital Maintenance replacement/renovations of existing park amenities, which include parking, circulation, dog park, athletic field and playground.
- Redesign and construct the segment of the Four Mile Run and W&OD multi-purpose trail that runs through the park.
- Development of overall park concepts to provide long-term planning guidance for the most recently acquired parcels along 18th Street North for incorporation into the park and related future improvements.
Van Buren Bridge Project
The Van Buren Bridge Project is a City of Falls Church project taking place adjacent to the park. Construction is scheduled to begin early October 2017 through Spring 2018. Bridge access will be closed during construction. For more information and project contacts, read the letter to residents or visit their project page here.
About the Process
Draft Framework Plan
View a draft framework plan report. Or you can download a PDF version of the report. The plan provides a long-term strategy for improvements to Benjamin Banneker Park and will be presented to the Arlington County Board at their December meeting with a request to adopt the plan.
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Capital Improvement Programs (Parks Maintenance Capital & Trail Modernization Program)