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Important Lane and Ramp Closures for the Week of March 19 - March 25

March 17, 2017
 
 
CONTACT: Marcia McAllister
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Important Lane and Ramp Closures for the
Week of March 19 - March 25
 
Dulles Corridor Metrorail Project crews are continuing road widening, lane shifting, utility work, excavation and other construction activities for the Metrorail Silver Line, Phases 1 & 2. Lane, shoulder, road and ramp closures will occur along the Dulles Toll Road, Dulles International Airport Access Highway, Dulles Greenway and surrounding roads during the week of March 19 - March 25. In addition, closures will occur in the Tysons Corner area near Phase 1 stations.
On or about Friday, March 24, at 10 p.m. and continuing until Saturday, March 25, at 8 a.m., and from Saturday, March 25 at 10 p.m. and continuing until Sunday, March 26, at 8 a.m., the eastbound Dulles Greenway will be detoured to Exit 8A (Old Ox Road east/Route 606). Follow detour signs along eastbound Old Ox Road and Route 28 south to Dulles International Airport or the Dulles Toll Road. Police will be present for safety.
On or about Saturday, March 25, between midnight and 5 a.m., several 20 minute stoppages will occur on the westbound Dulles International Airport Access Highway (DIAAH) at mile marker 1.7 (8/10 mile past the Centreville Road bridge).
Drivers are asked to use caution remain attentive to all signage, barricades and speed limits, and obey all police and flagger instructions.
See below for more detailed information.  All work is weather permitting. 
 
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Dulles Toll Road East
 
When:   Monday, March 20 - Friday, March 24, 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. and 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.
               Saturday, March 25, 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:     Civil work
 
When:   Monday, March 20 - Friday, March 24, 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. and 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.
               Saturday, March 25, 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/Van Buren Street overpass to the Reston Parkway overpass)
Why:     Civil work
 
Dulles Toll Road West
 
When:   Monday, March 20 - Friday, March 24, 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. and 8 p.m. to 5 a.m.
               Saturday, March 25, 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/Van Buren Street overpass)
Why:     Civil work
 
When:   Monday, March 20 - Friday, March 24, 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. and 8 p.m. to 5 a.m.
               Saturday, March 25, 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 1.5 (from 1/10 mile past the Monroe/Van Buren Street overpass to 3/10 mile before the Route 28 overpass)
Why:     Civil work
 
When:   Friday, March 24, 7 p.m. to 5 a.m.
What:    Two left lanes closed
Where:  From mile marker 2.7 to 1.4 (from 1/10 mile before the Centreville Road bridge to 2/10 mile before the Route 28 overpass). Single left lane closed from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m., transitioning to two left lanes closed from 10 p.m. to 5 a.m.
Why:     Overhead sign installation
 
Dulles International Airport Access Highway (DIAAH) East
 
When:   Monday, March 20 - Saturday, March 25, 10 p.m. to 5 a.m.
What:    Full closure begins at 10 p.m.; follow detour. Road reopens at 5 a.m.
Where:  From Saarinen Circle to mile marker 0.4 (near the Rudder Road overpass)
Why:     Aerial guideway construction
 
When:   Monday, March 20 - Saturday, March 25, 7 p.m. to 5 a.m.
What:    Two left lanes closed
Where:  From Saarinen Circle to mile marker 0.4 (near the Rudder Road overpass)
Why:     Aerial guideway construction
 
When:   Monday, March 20 - Friday, March 24, 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. and 6 p.m. to 5 a.m.
               Saturday, March 25, 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 3.0 (from Saarinen Circle to 4/10 mile past the Centreville Road bridge)
Why:     Construction entrance acceleration/deceleration lane
 
When:   Monday, March 20 - Friday, March 24, 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. and 6 p.m. to 5 a.m.
               Saturday, March 25, 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 3.0 to 5.7 (from 4/10 mile before the Monroe/Van Buren Street overpass to 5/10 mile past the Reston Parkway overpass)
Why:     Construction entrance acceleration/deceleration lane
 
When:   Wednesday, March 22, 11:45 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
What:    Right shoulder closed
Where:  From mile marker 8.3 to mile marker 9.0 (east of Hunter Mill Road)
Why:     Repairs to crossover gate
 
Dulles International Airport Access Highway (DIAAH) West
 
When:   Thursday, March 23, 7 p.m. to 5 a.m.
What:    Two right lanes closed
Where:  From mile marker 2.3 to 1.4 (from 2/10 mile past the Centreville Road bridge to 2/10 mile before the Route 28 overpass). Single right lane closed from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m., transitioning to two right lanes closed from 10 p.m. to 5 a.m.
Why:     Overhead sign installation
 
When:   Friday, March 24, 7 p.m. to 5 a.m.
What:    Two left lanes closed, 20 minute stoppages will occur between midnight and 5 a.m.
Where:  From mile marker 2.7 to 1.4 (from 1/10 mile before the Centreville Road bridge to 2/10 mile before the Route 28 overpass). Single left lane closed from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m., transitioning to two left lanes closed from 10 p.m. to 5 a.m., with 20 minute stoppages occurring between midnight and 5 a.m.
Why:     Overhead sign installation
 
When:   Monday, March 20 - Friday, March 24, 7:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. to 5 a.m.
               Saturday, March 25, 5 a.m. to 2 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 3.0 (from 5/10 mile before the Reston Parkway overpass to 4/10 mile past the Monroe/Van Buren Street overpass)
Why:     Civil work
 
When:   Monday, March 20 - Friday, March 24, 7:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. to 5 a.m.
               Saturday, March 25, 5 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 8 p.m. to 5 a.m.
What:    Alternating right and left lane closures of varying lengths
Where:  From mile marker 3.0 to 0.0 (from 4/10 mile past the Monroe/Van Buren Street overpass to 5/10 mile past the Rudder Road overpass)
Why:     Civil work
 
When:   Monday, March 20 - Friday, March 24, 7:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. to 5 a.m.
               Saturday, March 25, 5 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 8 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:   Monday, March 20 - Saturday, March 25, 10 p.m. to 5 a.m.
What:    Full closure
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:    Aerial guideway construction
 
When:   Wednesday, March 22, 9 a.m. to 11:45 a.m.
What:    Right shoulder closed
Where:  From mile marker 7.5 to mile marker 6.5 (between Hunter Mill Road and Wiehle Avenue)
Why:     Repairs to crossover gate
 
Aviation Drive West/East
 
When:   Wednesday, March 22 - Friday, March 24, 6 p.m. to 5 a.m.
What:    Alternating right and left lane closures
Where:  Between the ramps to and from the Dulles International Airport Access Highway
Why:     Aerial guideway construction
 
Dulles Greenway East
 
When:   Monday, March 20 - Friday, March 24, 10 a.m. to 6 pm.
               Saturday, March 25, 6 a.m. to 6 p.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
 
When:   Monday, March 20 - Saturday, March 25, 8 p.m. to 5 a.m.
What:    Two right lanes closed OR two left lanes closed
Where:  From mile marker 11.0 to 12.0 (from the Old Ox Road overpass to 4/10 mile before the mainline toll plaza)
Why:     Aerial guideway construction
 
When:   Friday, March 24, 10 p.m. - 8 a.m.
               Saturday, March 25, 10 p.m. - 8 a.m.
What:    Full closure of all eastbound lanes
Where:  At mile marker 11.0, all traffic will exit the eastbound Dulles Greenway via Exit 8A, Old Ox Road East/Route 606.  Follow detour.
Why:     Aerial guideway construction
 
Dulles Greenway West
 
When:   Monday, March 20 - Friday, March 24, 6 a.m. to 3 p.m. and 8 p.m. to 6 a.m.
               Saturday, March 25, 6 a.m. to midnight
What:    Alternating right and left lane closures of varying lengths
Where:  Between mile marker 12.2 and 7.6 (from 2/10 mile past the mainline toll plaza to Broadlands Boulevard), short lane closures of varying lengths will occur
Why:     Road work
 
When:   Wednesday, March 22, 6 a.m. to 3 p.m.
What:    Two left lanes closed
Where:  From mile marker 10.3 to mile marker 9.6 (from 2/10 mile past the Broad Run bridge to 2/10 mile past the Loudoun County Parkway overpass)
Why:     Concrete pour
 
Sunrise Valley Drive West
 
When:   Monday, March 20 - Thursday, March 23, 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.
               Friday, March 24, 9:30 a.m. to noon
What:    Right lane closed
Where:  From Thunder Chase Drive to 200 feet past Hitchcock Drive
Why:     Clearing/excavation
 
Tysons Boulevard Southbound
 
When:   Monday, March 20 - Thursday, March 23, 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
               Friday, March 24, 9:30 a.m. to noon
What:    Turning lane to left closed
Where:  From north side of Galleria Drive to Route 123
Why:     Curb realignment
 
Galleria Drive Eastbound
 
When:   Monday, March 20 - Thursday, March 23, 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
               Friday, March 24, 9:30 a.m. to noon
What:    Turning lane farthest to left closed
Where:  On approach to Tysons Boulevard
Why:     Curb realignment
 
Pinnacle Drive (Frontage) Westbound
 
When:   Sunday, March 19 and Monday, March 20, 9:30 p.m. to 11 p.m.
What:    Close right lane
Where:  From construction area to Route 7
Why:     Storm drain work
 
Route 7 Westbound
 
When:   Sunday, March 19 and Monday, March 20, 11 p.m. to 5 a.m.
What:    Close right lane
Where:  From Pinnacle Drive (Frontage Road) to 1,000 feet west of Westpark Drive
Why:     Storm drain work
 
When:   Tuesday, March 21 and Wednesday, March 22, 9:30 p.m. to 5 a.m.
What:    Close right lane
Where:  From 1,000 feet east of Spring Hill Road to Tyco Road
Why:     Storm drain work
 
When:   Thursday, March 23, 9:30 p.m. to 5 a.m.
What:    Close right lane
Where:  From 1,000 feet east of Tyco Road to Industrial Way
Why:     Storm drain work
 
Route 7 Eastbound
 
When:   Thursday, March 23, 9:30 p.m. to 5 a.m.
What:    Close right lane
Where:  From Route 267 North exit ramp to Spring Hill Road
Why:     Storm drain work
 
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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.