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Important Lane and Ramp Closures for the Week of September 20 - September 26

September 18, 2015                                                      

CONTACT: Marcia McAllister

                  T: 703-572-0506

                  C: 571-730-9117

                  marcia.mcallister@dullesmetro.com

 

Important Lane and Ramp Closures for

the Week of September 20 - September 26

Road/station work and inspections along Leesburg Pike (Route 7) continue the week of September 20, 2015 and will cause multiple lane closures.

Phase 2 Barrier Installation, Utility Work, and Other Construction Activities Continue along the Dulles Toll Road, Dulles International Airport Access Highway, Dulles Greenway and Airport Roads

Phase 2 Dulles Corridor Metrorail Project crews are continuing road widening, barrier installation, utility work, and other construction activities.  Lane and shoulder closures will occur along the Dulles Toll Road (DTR), Dulles International Airport Access Highway (DIAAH), Dulles Greenway and Rudder Road the week of September 20 – September 26. 

This work will take place both overnights and during the daytime hours.  Please note that dates and times may change as lane closures can be adversely affected by inclement weather or other elements.  Details of the work that will take place this week follow below. 

 

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Leesburg Pike (Route 7) East

When:   Monday, September 21 - Thursday, September 24, 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

            Friday, September 25, 9:30 p.m. to 12 p.m.

What:    Right thru lane of Route 7 eastbound closed

Where:  From the DIAAH eastbound ramp on Route 7 to Springhill Road

Why:     Manhole inspections

Leesburg Pike (Route 7) West

When: Monday, September 21 - Thursday, September 24, 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.  

            Friday, September 25, 9:30 a.m. to 12 p.m.

What:    Right thru lane of Route 7 westbound closed

Where:  From Spring Hill Road to Tyco Road

Why:     Concrete bus ramp repairs

 

When:   Monday, September 21 - Thursday, September 24, 10 p.m. to 5 a.m.       

            Friday, September 25, 10:30 p.m. to 7 a.m.

What:    Center-right and right lane of Route 7 westbound and entire bus ramp closed

Where:  From 500 feet east of Spring Hill Road to Tyco Road

Why:     Repairs at concrete bus ramp

Dulles Toll Road (DTR) East

When:   Sunday, September 20 - Saturday, September 26, 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

            Sunday, September 20 - Wednesday, September 23, 8 p.m. to 5 a.m.

What:    Alternating right and left lane closures of varying lengths

Where:  From mile marker 0.6 to 5.7 (from the overpass of the ramp to the northbound Dulles

Greenway to 5/10 mile after the Reston Parkway overpass)

Why:     Jack and bore operations

 

When:   Sunday, September 20 - Saturday, September 26, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

What:    Ramp narrows, left and right side

Where:  Along the ramp to the eastbound DTR from southbound Route 28, and along the ramp from the eastbound DTR to northbound Route 28

Why:     Jack and bore operations

Dulles Toll Road (DTR) West

When:   Sunday, September 20 - Saturday, September 26, 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.

            Sunday, September 20 - Saturday, September 26, 8 p.m. to 5 a.m.

What:    Alternating right and left lane closures of varying lengths

Where:  From mile marker 5.7 to 0.6 (from 5/10 mile before the Reston Parkway overpass to the overpass of the ramp to the northbound Dulles Greenway)

Why:     Jack and bore operations

Dulles International Airport Access Highway (DIAAH) East

When:   Sunday, September 20, 5 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 6 p.m. to 5 a.m.

            Monday, September 21 - Friday, September 25, 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. and 6 p.m. to 5 a.m.

            Saturday, September 26, 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 3.2 to 5.7 (from 2/10 mile before the Monroe Street overpass to 5/10 mile after the Reston Parkway overpass)

Why:     Construction entrance acceleration/deceleration lane

 

When:   Sunday, September 20, 5 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 6 p.m. to 5 a.m.

            Monday, September 21 through Friday, September 25, 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. and 6 p.m. to 5 a.m.

            Saturday, September 26, 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 0.3 to 2.7 (from 2/10 mile before the Rudder Road overpass to 2/10 mile past the Centreville Road overpass)

Why:     Construction entrance acceleration/deceleration lane

Dulles International Airport Access Highway (DIAAH) West

When:   Sunday, September 20, 5 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. to 5 a.m.

            Monday, September 21 through Friday, September 25, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. to 5 a.m.

            Saturday, September 26, 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 2.7 to 0.3 (from 2/10 mile before the Centreville Road overpass to 2/10 mile past the Rudder Road overpass)

Why:     Construction entrance acceleration/deceleration lane

 

When:   Sunday, September 20, 5 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. to 5 a.m.

            Monday, September 21 - Friday, September 25, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. to 5 a.m.

            Saturday, September 26, 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 3.2 (from 5/10 mile before the Reston Parkway overpass to 2/10 mile after the Monroe Street overpass)

Why:     Construction entrance acceleration/deceleration lane

 

When:   Sunday, September 20, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 10 p.m. to 5 a.m.

            Monday, September 21 -Saturday, September 26, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 6 p.m. to 5 a.m.

What:    Alternating right and left lane closures

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

Why:     Road widening

Dulles International Airport Access Highway (DIAAH)/Saarinen Circle West

When:   Sunday, September 20 - Saturday, September 26, 10 p.m. to 5 a.m.

What:    Right three lanes closed, intermittent stoppages of up to 20 minutes in remaining single lane

Where:  As the westbound DIAAH transitions to Saarinen Circle and continuing in front of Daily Garage 1, traffic will be reduced to a single left lane.  Stoppages of up to 20 minutes will occur after 1 a.m.  Police will be on site for safety. 

Why:     Overhead sign installation and removal

Dulles Greenway East

When:   Tuesday, September 22 - Friday, September 25, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

What:    Alternating right and left lane closures of varying lengths

Where:  Between mile marker 8.6 and 12.2 (from 1/10 mile after the Ashburn Village Boulevard

overpass to 2/10 mile before the mainline toll plaza), short lane closures of varying lengths will occur

Why:     Road work

Dulles Greenway West

When:   Tuesday, September 22 - Friday, September 25, 8 p.m. to 3 p.m.

What:    Alternating right and left lane closures of varying lengths

Where:  Between mile marker 12.0 and 8.6 (from 3/10 mile after the mainline toll plaza to 1/10 mile before the Ashburn Village Boulevard overpass), short lane closures of varying lengths will occur

Why:     Road work

Rudder Road

When:   Sunday, September 20, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 10 p.m. to 5 a.m.

            Monday, September 21 - Friday, September 25, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 6 p.m. to 5 a.m.

What:    Right lane closed

Where:  Westbound Rudder Road from the ramp from the westbound DIAAH to the intersection with Ariane Way

Why:     Utility work

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Access to all businesses in the construction areas along Routes 7 is maintained throughout the work periods. Motorists should stay alert, use extreme caution, and be prepared to allow extra time or alter their travel along these roads.

 

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.