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Weekly Traffic Reminder for April 5 - April 11

 
 
 
 
April 3, 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 April 5 - April 11
 
Phase 2 Dulles Corridor Metrorail Project crews are continuing barrier installation, utility work, and other construction activities.  Lane and shoulder closures will occur along the Route 7, Route 123, Frontage Road, Gosnell Road, Westpark Dr, Tysons Blvd, Colshire Dr, Dulles Connector Road (DCR), I-66, the   Dulles Toll Road (DTR), the Dulles International Airport Access Highway (DIAAH), the Dulles Greenway, airport roads and Route 28 the week of April 5 and will cause multiple lane closures. 
 
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 April 5, 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) East
 
When:  Monday, April 6 - Thursday, April 9, 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Friday, April 10, 9:30 a.m. to 12 p.m.
What:   Right thru lane of Route 7 eastbound closed
Where: From Westwood Center Drive to Spring Hill Road
Why:    Sidewalk repair punch list
 
When:  Monday, April 6 - Thursday, April 9, 10 p.m. to 2 a.m.
Friday, April 10 – Saturday, April 11, 10:30 p.m. to 2 a.m.
What:   Right and center thru lanes of Route 7 eastbound closed
Where: From Dulles Toll Road to Spring Hill Road
Why:     Water valve & asphalt repairs
 
When:  Monday, April 6 - Thursday, April 9, 2 a.m. to 5 a.m.
Friday, April 10, 2 a.m. to 7 a.m.
What:   Right and center thru lanes of Route 7 eastbound closed
Where: From Spring Hill Road to Route 123
Why:    Water valve & asphalt repairs
 
Leesburg Pike (Route 7) West
 
When:  Monday, April 6 – Thursday, April 9, 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Friday, April 10, 9:30 a.m. to 12 p.m.
What:   Right thru lane of Route 7 westbound closed
Where: From Westpark Drive to Spring Hill Road
Why:    Sidewalk repair punch list
 
When:  Monday, April 6 - Thursday, April 9, 10 p.m. to 2 a.m.
Friday, April 10 – Saturday, April 11, 10:30 p.m. to 2 a.m.
What:   Right and center thru lanes of Route 7 westbound closed
Where: From Route 123 to Spring Hill Road 
Why:    Water valve & asphalt repairs
 
When:  Monday, April 6 - Thursday, April 9, 2 a.m. to 5 a.m.
Friday, April 10, 2 a.m. to 7 a.m.
What:   Right and center thru lanes of Route 7 westbound closed
Where: From Spring Hill Road to Dulles Toll Road
Why:    Water valve & asphalt repairs
 
Colshire Drive (East)
 
When:  Monday, April 6 - Thursday April 9, 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Friday, April 10, 9:30 a.m. to 12 p.m.
What:   Right thru lane of Colshire Drive eastbound closed
Where: From Route 123 to 400 feet east of Route 123
Why:    Sidewalk repair punch list
 
When:  Monday, April 6 - Thursday, April 9, 9:30 p.m. to 5 a.m.
Friday, April 10 – Saturday, April 11, 10 p.m. to 7 a.m.
What: Right thru lane of Colshire Drive east closed
Where: From Route 123 to 400 feet south of Route 123
Why:    Asphalt joint sealant punchlist
 
Dolley Madison Boulevard (Route 123) North
 
When:  Monday, April 6 - Thursday April 9, 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Friday, April 10 – Saturday, April 11, 9:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. and 10 p.m. to 7 a.m.
What:   Right thru lane of Route 123 northbound to Colshire Drive eastbound closed
Where: From Old Meadow Road to Colshire Drive
Why:    Sidewalk repair punch list
 
Dolley Madison Boulevard (Route 123) South
 
When:  Monday, April 6 - Friday, April 10, 10:30 p.m. to 2 a.m.
What:    Left and center thru lanes of Route 123 southbound closed
Where: From Scott Crossing Road to Capital One Drive
Why:     Loop detector punchlist work
 
When:  Monday, April 6 - Friday, April 10, 2 a.m. to 5 a.m.
Saturday, April 11, 2 a.m. to 7 a.m.
What:   Right and center thru lanes of Route 123 southbound closed
Where: From Scott Crossing Road to Capital One Drive
Why:    Loop detector punchlist work
 
Frontage Road (F-773) North/South
 
When:  Monday, April 6 - Thursday, April 9, 9:30 p.m. to 5 a.m.
Friday April 10 – Saturday, April 11, 10 p.m. to 7 a.m.
What:   Northbound/southbound Alternating Frontage Road Flagging operation
Where: From 600 feet east of Route 7 to 200 feet east of Route 7
Why:    Valve repair pavement patch
 
Gosnell Road/Westpark Drive South
 
When:  Monday, April 6 - Thursday, April 9, 10 p.m. to 5 a.m.
Friday, April 10 – Saturday, April 11, 10:30 p.m. to 7 a.m.
What:   Right thru lanes of Gosnell Road/Westpark Drive southbound closed
Where: From 200 feet north of Route 7 to 200 feet south of Route 7
Why:     Water valve & asphalt repairs
 
Tysons Boulevard (East)
 
When:  Monday, April 6 - Friday, April 10, 10:30 p.m. to 5 a.m.
Friday, April 10 – Saturday, April 11, 10:30 p.m. to 7 a.m.
What:   Right-most left turn lane of Tysons Boulevard eastbound to Route 123 northbound closed
Where: From Galleria Drive to Route 123
Why:    Water valve box repairs punchlist
 
I-66 East
 
When:  Monday, April 6 - Friday, April 10, 10:30 p.m. to 2 a.m.
What:   Two left thru lanes of I-66 eastbound closed
Where: From Haycock Road to Great Falls Road
Why:     Asphalt joint sealant punchlist
 
When:  Monday, April 6 - Thursday, April 9, 2 a.m. to 5 a.m.
Friday, April 10, 2 a.m. to 7 a.m.
What:   Two right thru lanes of I-66 eastbound closed
Where: From Haycock Road to Great Falls Road
Why:     Asphalt joint sealant punchlist
 
Dulles Connector Road (DCR) East
 
When:  Monday, April 6 - Thursday, April 9, 9:30 p.m. to 2 a.m.
Friday, April 10 – Saturday, April 11, 10 p.m. to 2 a.m.
What:   Right thru lane of Dulles Connector Road westbound
Where: From Idylwood Road to 500 feet west of Pimmit Run
Why:    Asphalt joint sealant punchlist
 
When:  Monday, April 6 - Thursday, April 9, 2 a.m. to 5 a.m.
Friday, April 10 – Saturday, April 11, 2 a.m. to 7 a.m.
What:   Left thru lane of Dulles Connector Road westbound
Where: From Idylwood Road to 500 feet west of Pimmit Run
Why:     Asphalt joint sealant punchlist
 
Dulles International Airport Access Highway (DIAAH) East
 
When:  Sunday, April 5 - Saturday, April 11, 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, April 5 - Saturday, April 11, 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 5.4 (from 2/10 mile after the Monroe Street overpass to 2/10 mile before the Reston Parkway overpass)
Why:    Construction entrance acceleration/deceleration lane
 
Dulles International Airport Access Highway (DIAAH) West
 
When:  Sunday, April 5 - Saturday, April 11, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 7p.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, April 5 - Saturday, April 11, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 8 p.m. to 5 a.m. 
What:   Alternating right and left lane closures of varying lengths 
Where: From mile marker 5.4 to 3.2 (from 2/10 mile before the Reston Parkway overpass to 2/10 mile after the Monroe Street overpass)
Why:    Construction entrance acceleration/deceleration lane
 
When:  Sunday, April 5 - Saturday, April 11, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. to 5 a.m.
What:   Alternating right and left lane closures
Where: From mile marker 0.3 to Copilot Way (from 2/10 mile after the Rudder Road overpass, continuing along Saarinen Circle past Daily Garage 1)
Why:     Road Work
 
Dulles Toll Road (DTR) East
 
When:  Sunday, April 5 - Saturday, April 11, 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 1.4 to 4.2 (from 2/10 mile past the Route 28 overpass to the Fairfax County Parkway overpass)
Why:    Jack and bore operations
 
Dulles Toll Road (DTR) West
 
When:  Sunday, April 5 - Saturday, April 11, 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. and 8 p.m. to 5 a.m.
What:   Two left lanes closed
Where: From mile marker 2.9 to 1.4 (from 4/10 mile before the Centreville Road overpass to 2/10 mile before the Route 28 overpass)
Why:    Electrical duct bank work
 
When:  Sunday, April 5 - Saturday, April 11, 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 4.2 to 1.4 (from the Fairfax County Parkway overpass to 2/10 mile before the Route 28 overpass)
Why:    Jack and bore operations
 
Dulles Greenway (East)
 
When:  Monday, April 6 - Friday, April 10, 10 a.m. to 5 a.m.
What:   Right lane closed
Where: Along the ramp from the eastbound Dulles Greenway to the eastbound Dulles Toll Road in the vicinity of mile marker 1.8 (just east of the mainline DTR toll booth)
Why:    Barrier installation
 
When:  Monday, April 6 - Friday, April 10, 10 a.m. to 5 a.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:     Barrier installation, grading, paving
 
Dulles Greenway (West)
 
When:  Monday, April 6 - Friday, April 10, 5 a.m. to 3 p.m.
What:   Left lane closed
Where: Between mile marker 10.9 and 8.6 (from 1/10 mile after the Old Ox Road overpass to 1/10 mile before the Ashburn Village Boulevard overpass), short lane closures of varying lengths will occur
Why:     Barrier installation, grading, paving
 
Autopilot Drive
 
When:  Sunday, April 5 - Saturday, April 11, 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.
What:   Alternating right and left lane closures of varying lengths
Where: Northbound and southbound Autopilot Drive between Rudder Road and Cockpit Court.  Flaggers will be present at car rental parking lot entrances as needed and traffic flow will be maintained.
Why:    Utility relocation
 
Route 28
 
When: Monday, April 6 - Friday, April 10, 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.
What: Right lane and/or right shoulder closed 
Where: Southbound Route 28 along the ramp from the eastbound Dulles Toll Road
Why:    Construction entrance
 
When:  Monday, April 6 - Friday, April 10, 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.
What:   Ramp narrows (right side) 
Where: Southbound Route 28 along the exit ramp to Frying Pan Road
Why:    Construction entrance
 
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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.
 
For general project information: www.dullesmetro.com or 703 -572-0506.