Skip to main content
Silver Line on Track

Daily Traffic Reminder for Tuesday, Nov. 15

 

 

 

November 15, 2016
 
CONTACT:   Marcia McAllister
                     T: 703-572-0506
                     C: 571-730-9117
                     marcia.mcallister@dullesmetro.com
 
DULLES CORRIDOR METRORAIL PROJECT - PHASE 2
Lane Closures and Detours Tonight on the Dulles International Airport Access Highway, Dulles Greenway and Airport Roads - Tuesday, Nov. 15
 
Night time construction activities will take place on Tuesday, Nov. 15, causing lane and road closures on the Dulles International Airport Access Highway, Dulles Greenway and airport roads.
 
Copilot Way will be closed at night, 7 p.m. to 3 a.m., Nov. 15 through Nov. 16 during the installation of overhead girders.  Garage Shuttle Buses will be diverted around the work area as needed.   All other vehicles will access Garage 1 via the main entrance located on Aviation Drive; and access to Garage 2 will follow Aviation Drive to Cargo Drive to the entrances located on Copilot Way and Cargo Drive.  
 
Drivers are asked to use caution, remain attentive to all signage, barricades and speed limits, and obey all police and flagger instructions. 
 
All work is weather permitting.  
Dulles International Airport Access Highway (DIAAH) East
 
When:   Tuesday, Nov. 15 - Wednesday, Nov. 16, 7 p.m. to 5 a.m.
What:    Left lane closed
Where:  From mile marker 3.3 to 3.9 (from 1/10 mile before the Monroe Street overpass to 3/10 mile before the Fairfax County Parkway overpass)
Why:     Construction entrance acceleration/deceleration lane
 
Dulles International Airport Access Highway (DIAAH) West
 
When:   Tuesday, Nov. 15 - Wednesday, Nov. 16, 10 p.m. to 5 a.m.
What:    Full closure with diversion around work area
Where: From mile marker 0.3 to Saarinen Circle (from 2/10 mile past the Rudder Road overpass to Saarinen Circle near Garage 1), traffic will be diverted around work area.
Why:    Installation of a concrete span across the westbound DIAAH. 
 
When:   Tuesday, Nov. 15, 7 p.m. - Wednesday, Nov. 16, 3 p.m.
What:    Right lane closed
Where:  From mile marker 0.0 to Copilot Way (in the vicinity of Garage 1)
Why:     Construction entrance acceleration/deceleration lane
Aviation Drive West/Cargo Drive South
 
When:   Tuesday, Nov. 15 - Wednesday, Nov. 16, 6 p.m. to 5 a.m.
What:    Two right lanes and turn lane closed
Where:  From 300 feet west of Autopilot Drive to 300 feet south of Cargo Drive (along the transition from westbound Aviation Drive to southbound Cargo Drive)
Why:     Duct bank work
 
Copilot Way
 
When:   Tuesday, Nov. 15 - Wednesday, Nov. 16, 7 p.m. to 3 a.m.
What:    Full closure
Where:  Copilot Way closed. 
Detour:  Access to Garage 1: Main entrance located on Aviation Drive.  Access to Garage 2: Aviation Drive to Cargo Drive to entrances located on Copilot Way and Cargo Drive
Why:     Overhead Girder installation
 
Dulles Greenway East
 
When:   Tuesday, Nov. 15 - Wednesday, Nov. 16, 10 p.m. to 4 a.m.
What:    Two left lanes closed
Where:  From mile marker 10.6 to 12.0 (from the Broad Run bridge to 4/10 mile before the mainline toll plaza)
Why:     Installation of a concrete span across the eastbound Dulles Greenway
 
<><><><><> 
 
A 24/7 Hotline is available for Dulles Corridor Metrorail Project Phase 2 construction-related issues: 844-385-7245. For general project information: www.dullesmetro.com or 703-572-0506.