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Important Lane and Ramp Closures for the Week of September 27 – October 3

September 25, 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 27 – October 3

Road/station work and inspections along Leesburg Pike (Route 7) and Dolley Madison Boulevard (Route 123 will continue the week of September 27, 2015 and will cause multiple lane closures.

Phase 2 Dulles Corridor Metrorail Project crews continue Road Widening, Barrier Installation, Utility Work, Excavation, Foundation and other Construction Activities

Lane and shoulder closures will occur along the Dulles Toll Road (DTR), Dulles International Airport Access Highway (DIAAH), Dulles Greenway, Rudder Road, Autopilot Drive, Sunrise Valley Drive and Sunset Hills Road, the week of September 27 – October 3. 

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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Please see the details for all of these activities as well as other lane, ramp and shoulder closures that have been approved for the week September 27, 2015.  All closures are weather permitting and subject to change.  All night shift lane closures will have police escorts onsite for enhanced public safety.

Leesburg Pike (Route 7) West

When:  Monday, September 28 - Thursday, October 1, 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.       

             Friday, October 2, 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:  Tuesday, September 29 - Thursday, October 1, 10 p.m. to 5 a.m. 

            Friday, October 2, 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

 

When:  Sunday, September 27 - Monday, September 28, 9:30 p.m. to 5 a.m.        

What:    Right most left turn lane of Route 7 westbound closed

Where:  From Route 7 westbound to southbound Gosnell Road

Why:     Gas valve box repair

Leesburg Pike (Route 7) East

When:   Sunday, September 27 - Monday, September 28, 9:30 p.m. to 5 a.m.       

What:    Center and right thru lanes of Route 7 eastbound closed

Where:  From 1,500 feet west of Gosnell Road to 500 feet east of Gosnell Road

Why:     Gas valve box repair

Dolley Madison Boulevard (Route 123) South

When:   Monday, September 28 - Tuesday, September 29, 9:30 p.m. to 5 a.m.      

What:    Two right thru lanes of Route 123 southbound closed

Where:  500 feet north of Capital One Drive to 500 feet south of Capital One Drive

Why:     Gas valve box repair

Dolley Madison Boulevard (Route 123) North

When:   Monday, September 28 - Tuesday, September 29, 9:30 p.m. to 5 a.m. 

What:    Leftmost left turn lane on to westbound Capital One Drive closed

Where:  From the start to the end of the turn lane to Capital One Drive

Why:     Gas valve box repair

Dulles Toll Road (DTR) East

When:   Sunday, September 27 - Saturday, October 3, 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 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 27 - Saturday, October 3, 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 27 - Saturday, October 3, 9:30 a.m. to 3 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 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 27, 5 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 6 p.m. to 5 a.m.

            Monday, September 28 - Friday, October 2, 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. and 6 p.m. to 5 a.m.

            Saturday, October 3 - Sunday, October 4, 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 27, 5 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 6 p.m. to 5 a.m.

            Monday, September 28 - Friday, October 2, 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. and 6 p.m. to 5 a.m.

            Saturday, October 3 - Sunday, October 4, 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 27, 5 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. to 5 a.m.

            Monday, September 28 - Friday, October 2, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. to 5 a.m.

            Saturday, October 3, 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 27, 5 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. to 5 a.m.

            Monday, September 28 - Friday, October 2, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. to 5 a.m.

            Saturday, October 3 - Sunday, October 4, 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 27, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 10 p.m. to 5 a.m.

            Monday, September 28 - Saturday, October 3, 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 Greenway East

When:   Monday, September 28 - Friday, October 2, 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:   Monday, September 28 - Friday, October 2, 5 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 27, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 10 p.m. to 5 a.m.

            Monday, September 28 - Friday, October 2, 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

Autopilot Drive

When:   Sunday, September 27 - Saturday, October 3, 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.

What:    Full closure of northbound lanes

Where:  Northbound lanes of Autopilot Drive from Rudder Road to Materials Road closed;

northbound traffic will be shifted to the southbound lanes

Why:     Superstructures work

Sunrise Valley Drive East

When:   Monday, September 28 - Thursday, October 1, 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Friday, October 2, 9:30 a.m. to noon

What:    Right lane closed

Where:  Dulles Technology Boulevard to Dulles Station Boulevard

Why:     Deliveries of materials

Sunset Hills Road

When:   Monday, September 28 - Thursday, October 1, 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Friday, October 2, 9:30 a.m. to noon

What:    Right lane closed

Where:  Fairfax County Parkway to Reston Boulevard

Why:     Install construction entrance and deliveries of materials

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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.