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REVISED: Important Lane and Ramp Closures for the Week of Nov. 13 - Nov. 19

November 11, 2016
 
 
CONTACT: Marcia McAllister
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                      marcia.mcallister@dullesmetro.com
 
 
REVISED:
Important Lane and Ramp Closures for the
Week of Nov. 13 - Nov. 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, shoulder, road and ramp closures will occur along the Dulles Toll Road (DTR), Dulles International Airport Access Highway (DIAAH), Dulles Greenway, Air Freight Lane, Autopilot Drive, Aviation Drive, Cargo Drive, Materials Road and Rudder Road during the week of Nov. 13 - Nov. 19.         
 
On or about Monday, Nov. 14, through Saturday, Nov. 19, Copilot Way will be closed at night from 7 p.m. to 3 a.m.  Garage Shuttle Buses will be diverted around the work area as needed.  All other vehicles will access Garage 1 via the main entrance located on Aviation Drive; and access to Garage 2 will follow Aviation Drive to Cargo Drive to the entrances located on north Copilot Way and Cargo Drive.  
On or about Friday, Nov. 18, at 10 p.m. and continuing until Saturday, Nov. 19, 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.
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 (DTR) East
 
When:   Monday, Nov. 14 - Saturday, Nov. 19, 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. and 9 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:     Paving
 
When:   Monday, Nov. 14 - Saturday, Nov. 19, 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. and 9 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 (DTR) West
 
When:   Monday, Nov. 14 - Friday, Nov. 18, 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. and 8 p.m. to 5 a.m.
             Saturday, Nov. 12, 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:     Road work
 
When:   Monday, Nov. 14 - Friday, Nov. 18, 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. and 8 p.m. to 5 a.m.
             Saturday, Nov. 19, 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 3.5 to 1.5 (from 1/10 mile before the Monroe/Van Buren Street overpass to 3/10 mile before the Route 28 overpass)
Why:     Jack and bore operations
 
Dulles International Airport Access Highway (DIAAH) East
 
When:   Monday, Nov. 14 - Saturday, Nov. 19, 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:     Installation of a concrete span across the eastbound DIAAH
 
When:   Monday, Nov. 14 - Friday, Nov. 18, 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. and 6 p.m. to 5 a.m.
             Saturday, Nov. 19, 5 a.m. to 3 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, Nov. 14 - Friday, Nov. 18, 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. and 6 p.m. to 5 a.m.
             Saturday, Nov. 19, 5 a.m. to 3 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
 
Dulles International Airport Access Highway (DIAAH) West
 
When:   Monday, Nov. 14 - Friday, Nov. 18, 7:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. to 5 a.m.
             Saturday, Nov. 19, 5 a.m. to 3 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:   Monday, Nov. 14 - Friday, Nov. 18, 7:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. to 5 a.m.
             Saturday, Nov. 19, 5 a.m. to 3 p.m. and 7 p.m. to 5 a.m.
What:    Alternating right and left lane closures of varying lengths
Where:  From mile marker 3.0 to 0.3 (from 4/10 mile past the Monroe Street overpass to 2/10 mile past the Rudder Road overpass)
Why:     Duct bank work
 
When:   Monday, Nov. 14 - Friday, Nov. 18, 7:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. to 5 a.m.
             Saturday, Nov. 19, 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:   Monday, Nov. 14 - Friday, Nov. 18, 10 p.m. to 5 a.m. 
             Saturday, Nov. 19, 11 p.m. to 5 a.m.
What:   Right lane 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:    Installation of a concrete span across the westbound DIAAH. 
 
Copilot Way
                                                                                     
When:   Monday, Nov. 14 - Saturday, November 19, 7 p.m. to 3 a.m.
What:    Full closure
Where:  Copilot Way closed. 
Detour:  Access to Garage 1: Main entrance located on Aviation Drive.  Access to Garage 2: Aviation Drive to Cargo Drive to entrances located on Copilot Way and Cargo Drive
Why:     Overhead steel erection
 
Air Freight Lane North
 
When:   Monday, Nov. 14 - Saturday, Nov. 19, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
What:    Flagging operation
Where:  From Package Court to 2/10 mile south of Package Court. Cargo 5 bays will be accessible with flagger assistance.
Why:     Aerial guideway construction
 
Autopilot Drive North and South
 
When:   Monday, Nov. 14 - Saturday, Nov. 19, 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.
What:    Alternating left or right lane closures
Where:  From Rudder Road to 700 feet north of Rudder Road (near the Hertz car rental facility). 
Why:     Utility work
 
Aviation Drive West/Cargo Drive South
 
When:   Monday, Nov. 14 - Friday, Nov. 18, 6 p.m. to 5 a.m.
             Saturday, Nov. 19, 10 p.m. to 8 a.m.
What:    Double lane and turn lane closures alternating northbound and southbound
Where:  From 300 feet west of Autopilot Drive to 300 feet south of Cargo Drive (along the transition from westbound Aviation Drive to southbound Cargo Drive)
Why:     Duct bank work
 
When:   Monday, Nov. 14 - Saturday, Nov. 19, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 6 p.m. to 5 a.m.
What:    Alternating right and left lane closures
Where:  From 300 feet west of Autopilot Drive to 300 feet south of Cargo Drive (along the transition from westbound Aviation Drive to southbound Cargo Drive)
Why:     Duct bank work
 
Materials Road East and West
 
When:   Monday, Nov. 14 - Saturday, Nov. 19, 6 p.m. to 5 a.m.
What:    Eastbound and westbound lanes shift and narrow
Where:  At the intersection with Autopilot Drive.  Traffic will be flagged for safety.
Why:     Duct bank work
 
Rudder Road East and West
 
When:   Monday, Nov. 14 - Saturday, Nov. 19, 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.
What:    Eastbound and westbound lanes closed
Where:  From Autopilot Drive to Air Freight Lane. Follow detour to Package Court.
Why:     Duct bank work
 
Rudder Road West
 
When:   Monday, Nov. 14 - Saturday, Nov. 19, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
What:    Left lane closed
Where:  From Autopilot Drive to CRC yard entrance
Why:     Duct bank work
 
Dulles Greenway East
 
When:   Monday, Nov. 14 - Friday, Nov. 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 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, Nov. 14 - Tuesday, Nov. 15, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
What:    Left lane closed
Where:  Between mile marker 8.7 and 10.3 (from Ashburn Village Boulevard to approximately ½ mile east of Loudoun County Parkway)
Why:     Setting barrier
 
When:   Monday, Nov. 14 - Saturday, Nov. 19, 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:     Installation of a concrete span across the eastbound Dulles Greenway
 
When:   Friday, Nov. 18, 10 p.m. - Saturday, Nov. 19, 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:     Installation of a concrete span across the eastbound Dulles Greenway
 
Dulles Greenway West
 
When:   Monday, Nov. 14 - Friday, Nov. 18, 6 a.m. to 3 p.m. and 8 p.m. to 6 a.m.
             Saturday, Nov. 19, 6 a.m. to 5 p.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
 
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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.