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Important Lane Closures for the Week of December 13 - December 19

 

December 12, 2015                                                                    

CONTACT: Marcia McAllister
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                   marcia.mcallister@dullesmetro.com

 

Important Lane and Ramp Closures for the 
Week of Dec. 13 – Dec. 19

Phase 1 Dulles Corridor Metrorail Project crews will be replacing guardrails, performing a caisson installation and will continue flush and video tape storm drain and underdrain work for the Metrorail Silver Line, Phase 1. Lane closures and detours will be in place along the Dulles Connector Road and Leesburg Pike (Route 7), during the week of Dec.13 – Dec.19.

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, Dulles International Airport Access Highway, Dulles Greenway, Rudder Road, Autopilot Drive, Cargo Drive, Aviation Drive, Sunrise Valley Drive and Sunset Hills Road during the week of Dec. 13 – Dec. 19.

See below for more detailed information. 

 

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Dulles Connector Road East

When:  Tuesday, Dec. 15, 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
What:   Left lane shoulder closure
Where: From Idlywood Road to Dulles Connector Road ramp to I-66
Why:    Replacement of guardrails             

Leesburg Pike (Route 7) East

When:  Monday, Dec. 14, 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
What:   Right lane closure
Where: From Gosnell Road to 100 feet past the Dolley Madison Boulevard (Route 123) exit ramp
Why:    Replacement of guardrails

When:  Tuesday, Dec. 15 – Friday, Dec. 18, 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
What:   Right lane closure
Where: From the exit ramp of the Dulles Toll Road onto Leesburg Pike (Route 7) to Spring Hill Road
Why:    Caisson installation at the Spring Hill Station

Leesburg Pike (Route 7) West

When:  Wednesday, Dec. 16, 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
What:   Right shoulder closure
Where: From the Dulles Toll Road east to the Dulles Toll Road west
Why:    Replacement of guardrails

When:  Sunday, Dec. 13 – Monday, Dec. 14, 10 p.m. to 5 a.m.
            Monday, Dec. 14 – Tuesday, Dec. 15, from 9:30 p.m. to 5 a.m.
What:   Right lane closure
Where: From Spring Hill Road to Tyco Road
Why:    Flush and video tape storm drains and underdrains

When:   Tuesday, Dec. 15 – Thursday, Dec. 17, 9:30 p.m. to 5 a.m.
What:    Right lane closure
Where:  From Tyco Road to Dulles Toll Road exit ramp
Why:     Flush and video tape storm drains and underdrains

Dulles Toll Road East

When:   Friday, Dec. 11 - Monday, Dec. 14, 10 p.m. to 5 a.m.
What:    Two left lanes closed
Where:  From mile marker 1.8 to 4.0 (from 6/10 mile past the Route 28 overpass to 2/10 mile before the Fairfax County Parkway overpass)
Why:    Tower crane assembly detour

When:   Sunday, Dec.13 – Friday, Dec.18, 10 p.m. to 5 a.m.
What:    Alternating double right and left lane closures of varying lengths
Where:  From mile marker 1.2 to 5.3 (from the Route 28 overpass to 1/10 mile past the Reston Parkway overpass)
Why:    Lane shifting

When:   Sunday, Dec. 13 - Friday, Dec. 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 0.0 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, Dec. 13 – Friday, Dec. 18, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
What:    Ramp narrows, left and right side
Where:  Along the ramp to the eastbound Dulles Toll Road from southbound Route 28, and along the ramp from the eastbound Dulles Toll Road to northbound Route 28
Why:    Jack and bore operations

Dulles Toll Road West

When:   Sunday, Dec. 13 – Friday, Dec. 18, 10 p.m. to 5 a.m.
What:    Alternating double right and left lane closures of varying lengths
Where:  From mile marker 5.3 to 1.2 (from 1/10 mile before the Reston Parkway overpass to the Route 28 overpass)
Why:    Lane shifting

When:   Sunday, Dec. 13 – Friday, Dec. 18, 9 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 Dulles Greenway ramp overpass)
Why:    Jack and bore operations

Dulles International Airport Access Highway (DIAAH) East

When:   Friday, Dec. 11, 10 p.m. – Monday, Dec. 14, 5 a.m.
What:    Both lanes closed
Where:  From mile marker 2.7 to 4.0 (from 2/10 mile past the Centreville Road overpass to 2/10 mile before the Fairfax County Parkway overpass), all traffic will be diverted to the two left lanes of the eastbound Dulles Toll Road.  Eastbound DIAAH traffic to the Fairfax County Parkway will be diverted to the Dulles Toll Road at mile marker 1.8. Signage will be in place to inform drivers. Eastbound DIAAH traffic will re-enter the DIAAH at mile marker 4.0.
Why:    Tower crane assembly detour

When:   Sunday, Dec.13 – Monday, Dec. 14, 5 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 6 p.m. to 5 a.m.
             Monday, Dec. 14 – Friday, Dec.18, 9 a.m. to 3:30 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

When:   Sunday, Dec.13 – Monday, Dec. 14, 5 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 6 p.m. to 5 a.m
             Monday, Dec. 14 – Friday, Dec. 18, 9 a.m. to 3:30 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, Dec. 13 – Friday, Dec. 18, 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. 
What:    Eastbound lane reductions begin at 9 p.m.  Eastbound full lane closures begin 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. 

Dulles International Airport Access Highway (DIAAH) West

When:   Sunday, Dec. 13, 5 a.m. to 3 p.m.
What:    Left lane closed
Where:  From mile marker 4.7 to 2.7 (from 5/10 mile before the Fairfax County Parkway overpass to 1/10 mile after the Centreville Road overpass)
Why:    Construction entrance acceleration/deceleration lane

When:   Sunday, Dec. 13 – Monday, Dec. 14, 5 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. to 5 a.m.
             Monday, December 14 – Friday, December 18, 8 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, Dec. 13 – Monday, Dec. 14, 5 a.m. to 3 p.m. and 7 p.m. to 5 a.m.
             Monday, Dec. 14 – Friday, Dec.18, 8 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, Dec. 13 – Monday, Dec. 14, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 10 p.m. to 5 a.m.
             Monday, Dec. 14 – Friday, Dec. 18, 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, Dec. 14 – Friday, Dec. 18, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
What:    Alternating right and left lane closures of varying lengths
Where:  Between mile marker 7.6 and 12.2 (from Broadlands Boulevard 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, Dec. 14 – Friday, Dec. 18, 5 a.m. to 3 p.m.
What:    Alternating right and left lane closures of varying lengths
Where:  Between mile marker 12.0 and 7.6 (from 3/10 mile after the mainline toll plaza to Broadlands Boulevard), short lane closures of varying lengths will occur
Why:    Road work

Autopilot Drive

When:   Sunday, Dec.13 – Friday, Dec. 18, 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.
What:    Northbound lanes closed and northbound/southbound lanes closed at north end of Autopilot Drive
Where:  Northbound lanes of Autopilot Drive from Rudder Road to Materials Road closed, local traffic to facilities along Autopilot Drive diverted to southbound lane.  Full closures of varying length of the northbound and southbound lanes from Materials Road to just north of the Budget driveway.  Follow detour. 
Why:    Superstructures work

Rudder Road West

When:   Sunday, Dec.13 - Friday, Dec. 18, 9 a.m. to 2 p.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

Cargo/Aviation Drive

When:   Sunday, Dec. 13 - Friday, Dec. 18, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
What:    Right lane closed
Where:  From Co-Pilot Way to intersection of Aviation and Autopilot Drive
Why:    Aerial Guideway construction activities

Sunset Hills Road East

When:   Monday, Dec. 14 – Friday, Dec. 18, 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
What:    Right lane closed
Where:  Between the Fairfax County Parkway and the Reston Parkway
Why:    Excavation

Sunrise Valley Drive West

When:   Monday, Dec. 14 - Friday, Dec. 18, 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.
What:    Right lane closed
Where:  Westbound Sunrise Valley Drive from Dulles Technology Boulevard to Dulles Station Boulevard
Why:    Construction Deliveries
 

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