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Weekly Closures for August 21 - August 27

 
August 19, 2016                                                 
 
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Important Lane and Ramp Closures for the
Week of August 21 - August 27
 

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, Dulles International Airport Access Highway, Autopilot Drive, Rudder Road, Dulles Greenway, Route 28, Centreville Road, Sunrise Valley Drive and Sunset Hills Road during the week of August 21 - August 27.

 

Construction activities on Autopilot Drive and Rudder Road at Dulles International Airport will continue overnight during the week of August 21 through 27 between 9 p.m. and 5 a.m. with various lane closures and detours occurring each night. Drivers should remain alert, pay attention to all signs, and follow police and flagger instructions. All cargo and car rental facilities will be accessible. 

 

On or about Saturday, August 27 at 10 p.m., and continuing until Sunday, August 28 at 8 a.m., the eastbound Dulles Greenway will be detoured to Exit 8A (Old Ox Road east/Route 606) while Dulles Corridor Metrorail Project crews construct a large concrete span for the Silver Line's Aerial Guideway over the eastbound Dulles Greenway. Follow detour signs along eastbound Old Ox Road and Route 28 south to Dulles International Airport or the Dulles Toll Road.

 
All work is weather permitting.
 
See below for more detailed information. 
 
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Dulles Toll Road East

 

When:   Sunday, August 21 – Saturday, August 27, 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:     Jack and bore, duct bank work

 

When:   Sunday, August 21 - Saturday, August 27, 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 West

 

When:   Sunday, August 21, 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. and 8 p.m. to 5 a.m.

             Monday, August 22 - Friday, August 26, 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. and 8 p.m. to 5 a.m.

             Saturday, August 27, 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:    Jack and bore operations

 

When:   Sunday, August 21, 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. and 8 p.m. to 5 a.m.

             Monday, August 22 - Friday, August 26, 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. and 8 p.m. to 5 a.m.

             Saturday, August 27, 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:   Sunday, August 21 - Saturday, August 27, 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:   Sunday, August 21, 5 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 6 p.m. to 5 a.m.

             Monday, August 22 - Friday, August 26, 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. and 6 p.m. to 5 a.m.

             Saturday, August 27, 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 2.3 (from Saarinen Circle to 2/10 mile before the Centreville Road overpass)

Why:     Construction entrance acceleration/deceleration lane

 

When:   Sunday, August 21, 5 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 6 p.m. to 5 a.m.

             Monday, August 22 - Friday, August 26, 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. and 6 p.m. to 5 a.m.

             Saturday, August 27, 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 3.3 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:   Sunday, August 21, 5 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. to 5 a.m.

             Monday, August 22 - Friday, August 26, 7:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. to 5 a.m.

             Saturday, August 20, 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 3.3 (from 5/10 mile before the Reston Parkway overpass to 1/10 mile past the Monroe Street overpass)

Why:     Road work

 

When:   Sunday, August 21, 5 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. to 5 a.m.

             Monday, August 22 - Friday, August 26, 7:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. to 5 a.m.

             Saturday, August 27, 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 3.3 to 0.3 (from 1/10 mile past the Monroe Street overpass to 2/10 mile past the Rudder Road overpass)

Why:     Duct bank work

 

When:   Sunday, August 21, 5 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. to 5 a.m.

             Monday, August 22 - Friday, August 26, 7:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. to 5 a.m.

             Saturday, August 20, 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:   Sunday, August 21 - Saturday, August 27, 10 p.m. to 5 a.m.

What:    Two left lanes closed, right lane diverted around work area

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. 

 

Autopilot Drive North and South

 

When:   Monday, August 22 - Friday, August 26, 9 p.m. to 4 a.m.

What:    Full closure of northbound and southbound lanes OR single lane closures will occur

Where:  From Rudder Road to 700 feet north of Rudder Road (near the Hertz car rental facility).  Follow detour.

Why:     Aerial guideway construction

 

Rudder Road West

 

When:   Sunday, August 21, 5 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 6 p.m. to 5 a.m.

             Monday, August 22 – Friday, August 26, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 6 p.m. to 5 a.m.

             Saturday, August 20, 5 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 6 p.m. to 5 a.m.

What:    Right lane closed

Where:  From the ramp from the westbound DIAAH to Ariane Way/Blue Lot access road.  Ramp to the Green Lot will be closed from 8 p.m. to 4 a.m. from Monday, August 22 to Friday, August 26. Traffic will be directed to use next entrance to Economy Parking.

Why:     Duct bank work

 

Rudder Road East and West

 

When:   Sunday, August 21 - Saturday, August 27, 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:     Aerial guideway construction

 

Dulles Greenway East

 

When:   Monday, August 22 - Friday, August 26, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and 6 p.m. to 10 p.m.

             Saturday, August 20, 5 a.m. to 10 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, August 22 - Friday, August 26, 10 p.m. to 5 a.m.

             Saturday, August 27, 6 p.m. to 10 p.m.

What:    Two right 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:   Saturday, August 27, 10 p.m. to Sunday, August 28, 8 a.m.

What:    Full closure of all eastbound lanes

Where:  At mile marker 10.5, 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, August 22 - Friday, August 26, 6 a.m. to 3 p.m. and 8 p.m. to 6 a.m.

             Saturday, August 27, 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 after the mainline toll plaza to Broadlands Boulevard), short lane closures of varying lengths will occur

Why:    Road work

 

When:   Tuesday, August 23 - Thursday, August 25, 3 a.m. to 3 p.m.

 What:   Two left lanes closed

Where:  From mile marker 11.0 to 10.5 (from the Old Ox Road overpass to the Broad Run bridge)

Why:     Bridge work

 

Route 28 South

 

When:   Monday, August 22 – Thursday, August 25, 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.

             Friday, August 26, 9:30 a.m. to 12 p.m.

What:    Right lane closure

Where:  From the ramp to the eastbound Dulles Toll Road to the ramp to Frying Pan Road

Why:     Duct bank

 

Centreville Road North and South

 

When:   Sunday, August 21 – Thursday, August 25, 10 p.m. to 5 a.m.

             Friday, August 26, 10 p.m. to 7 a.m. 

What:    Right lanes closed

Where:  Between Woodland Park and Parcher Avenue

Why:     Bridge work

 

Sunset Hills Road East

 

When:   Monday, August 22 - Thursday, August 25, 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

             Friday, August 26, 9:30 a.m. to noon

What:    Right lane closed

Where:  Between the Fairfax County Parkway and Reston Parkway

Why:     Excavation

 

Sunrise Valley Drive West

 

When:   Monday, August 22 - Thursday, August 25, 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

             Friday, August 26, 9:30 a.m. to noon

What:    Right lane closed

Where:  Between Thunder Chase Drive and Hitchcock Drive

Why:     Utility location

 
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