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Important Lane and Ramp Closures for the Week of June 12 – June 18

 
June 10, 2016                                                 
 
 
CONTACT: Marcia McAllister
                   T: 703-572-0506
                   C: 571-730-9117
                   marcia.mcallister@dullesmetro.com
 
 
Important Lane and Ramp Closures for the
Week of June 12 - June 18
 
Phase 2 Dulles Corridor Metrorail Project crews are continuing road widening, lane shifting, utility work, excavation and other construction activities for the Metrorail Silver Line, Phase 2. Lane and shoulder closures will occur along the Dulles Toll Road (DTR), Dulles International Airport Access Highway (DIAAH), Autopilot Drive, Aviation Drive, Rudder Road, Dulles Greenway, Sunrise Valley Drive and Sunset Hills Road during the week of June 12 - June 18.

On or about Friday, June 17 at 10 p.m. to Sunday, June 19 at 10 p.m., the left lane of the eastbound Dulles International Airport Access Highway between the Fairfax County Parkway overpass and the Reston Parkway overpass will be closed.

On or about Saturday, June 18, and Sunday, June 19, from 2 a.m. to 2 p.m. each day, the left lane of the westbound DIAAH will be closed. Signage will be in place at several key entry points to the westbound DIAAH to notify drivers and inform them of the option to use the Dulles Toll Road.

These closures are required for the erection of a tower crane at the Reston Town Center Station site. Drivers are asked to use caution and remain attentive to all signage, barricades, adjusted speed limits. Large, slow-moving vehicles may be exiting and entering the highway at various times.

 
All work is weather permitting.
 
See below for more detailed information. 
 
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Dulles Toll Road East

 

When:   Sunday, June 12 - Saturday, June 18, 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. and 8 p.m. to 5 a.m.

What:    Alternating right and left lane closures of varying lengths

Where:  From mile marker 1.3 to 3.3 (from 1/10 mile past the Route 28 overpass to 1/10 mile before the Monroe Street overpass)

Why:     Jack and bore, duct bank work

 

When:   Sunday, June 12 - Saturday, June 18, 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. and 8 p.m. to 5 a.m.

What:    Alternating right and left lane closures of varying lengths

Where:  From mile marker 3.3 to 5.2 (from 1/10 mile before the Monroe Street overpass to the Reston Parkway overpass)

Why:     Jack and bore operations

 

Dulles Toll Road West

 

When:   Sunday, June 12 - Friday, June 17, 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. and 8 p.m. to 5 a.m.

             Saturday, June 18, 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. and 8 p.m. to 5 a.m.

What:    Alternating right and left lane closures of varying lengths

Where:  From mile marker 5.7 to 3.3 (from 5/10 mile before the Reston Parkway overpass to 1/10 mile past the Monroe Street overpass)

Why:     Jack and bore operations

 

When:   Sunday, June 12 - Friday, June 17, 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. and 8 p.m. to 5 a.m.

             Saturday, June 18, 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. and 8 p.m. to 5 a.m.

What:    Left lane closed

Where:  From mile marker 3.5 to 1.5 (from 1/10 mile before the Monroe Street overpass to 3/10 mile before the Route 28 overpass)

Why:     Jack and bore operations

 

Dulles International Airport Access Highway (DIAAH) East

 

When:   Sunday, June 12 - Saturday, June 18, 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.

What:    Eastbound lane reductions begin at 9 p.m.  Eastbound full closure begins at 10 p.m.  Road reopens at 5 a.m. Follow detour.

Where:  From Saarinen Circle to mile marker 0.4 (near the Rudder Road overpass)

Why:     Installation of a concrete span across the eastbound DIAAH.

 

When:   Sunday, June 12 - Friday, June 17, 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. and 6 p.m. to 5 a.m.

             Saturday, June 11, 5 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 6 p.m. to 5 a.m.

What:    Alternating right and left lane closures of varying lengths

Where:  From mile marker 0.0 to 2.3 (from Saarinen Circle to 2/10 mile before the Centreville Road overpass)

Why:     Construction entrance acceleration/deceleration lane

 

When:   Sunday, June 12 - Friday, June 17, 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. and 6 p.m. to 5 a.m.

             Saturday, June 18, 5 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 6 p.m. to 5 a.m.

What:    Alternating right and left lane closures of varying lengths

Where:  From mile marker 3.3 to 5.4 (from 1/10 mile before the Monroe Street overpass to 2/10 mile past the Reston Parkway overpass)

Why:     Construction entrance acceleration/deceleration lane

 

When:   Friday, June 17, 10 p.m. through Sunday, June 19, 10 p.m.

What:    Left lane closed

Where:  From mile marker 4.2 to 5.2 (from the Fairfax County Parkway overpass to the Reston Parkway overpass)

Why:     Tower crane erection

 

Dulles International Airport Access Highway (DIAAH) West

 

When:   Sunday, June 12 - Friday, June 17, 7:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. to 5 a.m.

             Saturday, June 18, 5 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. to 5 a.m.

What:    Alternating right and left lane closures of varying lengths

Where:  From mile marker 3.3 to 0.3 (from 1/10 mile past the Monroe Street overpass to 2/10 mile past the Rudder Road overpass)

Why:    Duct bank work

 

When:   Sunday, June 12 - Friday, June 17, 7:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. to 5 a.m.

             Saturday, June 18, 5 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. to 5 a.m.

What:    Alternating right and left lane closures of varying lengths

Where:  From mile marker 5.7 to 3.3 (from 5/10 mile before the Reston Parkway overpass to 1/10 mile past the Monroe Street overpass)

Why:     Road work

 

When:   Sunday, June 12 - Friday, June 17, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. to 5 a.m.

             Saturday, June 18, 5 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. to 5 a.m.

What:    Alternating right and left lane closures of varying lengths

Where:  From mile marker 0.3 to 200 feet past the ramp to Copilot Way, including ramps in the vicinity (from 2/10 mile past the Rudder Road overpass to Saarinen Circle past Garage 1)

Why:    Construction entrance acceleration/deceleration lane

 

When:   Sunday, June 12 - Saturday, June 18, 10 p.m. to 5 a.m.

What:    Two left lanes closed

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. 

 

Air Freight Lane

 

When:   Monday, June 13 - Wednesday, June 15, 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.

What:    Northbound and southbound lanes blocked near Door D. Traffic to bays at south end of Cargo 5 building uses alternate route through parking lot; traffic to bays at north end use Air Freight Lane.  Stoppages of 20 minutes will occur between Package Court and Door D; traffic will be flagged as needed. 

Where:  400 feet south of Package Court

Why:     Aerial guideway

 

When:   Monday, June 13 - Wednesday, June 15, 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.

What:    Northbound Air Freight Lane closed 600 feet south of Package Court.  Stoppages of 20 minutes will occur between Package Court and Cargo 5 parking lot; traffic will be flagged as needed. 

Where:  600 feet south of Package Court

Why:     Aerial guideway

 

Aviation Drive East

 

When:   Sunday, June 12 - Saturday, June 18, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

What:    Right lane closed

Where:  From the ramp to the eastbound DIAAH to the ramp from the westbound DIAAH

Why:     Drilled shaft work

 

Rudder Road West

 

When:   Sunday, June 12 - Saturday, June 18, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 6 p.m. to 5 a.m.

What:    Right lane closed

Where:  From the ramp from the westbound DIAAH to Ariane Way/Blue Lot access road

Why:     Duct bank work

 

Dulles Greenway East

 

When:   Monday, June 13 - Friday, June 17, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and 6 p.m. to 5 a.m.

             Saturday, June 11, 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. and 6 p.m. to 5 a.m.

What:    Alternating right and left lane closures of varying lengths

Where:  Between mile marker 7.6 and 14.0 (from Broadlands Boulevard to the end of the ramp to the eastbound Dulles Toll Road), short lane closures of varying lengths will occur

Why:     Road work

 

Dulles Greenway West

 

When:   Monday, June 13 - Saturday, June 18, 6 a.m. to 3 p.m. and 8 p.m. to 6 a.m. 

What:   Alternating right and left lane closures of varying lengths

Where:  Between mile marker 12.2 and 7.6 (from 2/10 mile after the mainline toll plaza to Broadlands Boulevard), short lane closures of varying lengths will occur

Why:     Road work

 

Sunset Hills Road East

 

When:   Monday, June 13 - Thursday, June 16, 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

             Friday, June 17, 9:30 a.m. to noon

What:    Right lane closed

Where:  Between the Fairfax County Parkway and Reston Parkway

Why:     Excavation

 

Sunrise Valley Drive West

 

When:   Monday, June 13 - Friday, June 17, 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

What:    Right lane closed

Where:  Westbound Sunrise Valley Drive from Dulles Technology Boulevard to 550 feet past Dulles Station Boulevard

Why:     Construction Deliveries
 
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A 24/7 emergency hotline is available for Phase 2 Dulles Corridor Metrorail Project construction-related issues: 844-385-7245. For general project information: www.dullesmetro.com or 703-572-0506.