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Weekly Traffic Reminder for August 23- August 29

 

 

 

 

August 21, 2015

 
CONTACT: Marcia McAllister
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                   marcia.mcallister@dullesmetro.com
 
 
Important Lane and Ramp Closures for
the Week of August 23 - August 29
 
Road/station work and inspections along Leesburg Pike (Route 7) and Dulles Connector Road (DCR) will continue the week of August 23, 2015 and will cause multiple lane closures.
 
Phase 2 Barrier Installation, Utility Work, and Other Construction Activities Continue along the Dulles Toll Road, Dulles International Airport Access Highway, Dulles Greenway  and Airport Roads.
 
Phase 2 Dulles Corridor Metrorail Project crews are continuing road widening, barrier installation, utility work, and other construction activities.  Lane and shoulder closures will occur along the Dulles Toll Road (DTR), Dulles International Airport Access Highway (DIAAH), Dulles Greenway and Autopilot Drive the week of August 23 – August 29.  
 
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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Leesburg Pike (Route 7) West
 
When:  Monday, August 24 - Thursday, August 27, 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
             Friday, August 28, 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:  Sunday, August 23 - Thursday, August 27, 10 p.m. to 5 a.m.
Friday, August 28, 10:30 p.m. to 7 a.m. 
What:   Center and right lanes and entire bus ramp of Route 7 westbound closed
Where: From 500 feet east of Spring Hill Road to Tyco Road
Why:    Repairs at concrete bus ramp
 
Leesburg Pike (Route 7) East
 
When:  Sunday, August 23 - Thursday, August 27, 10 p.m. to 5 a.m.
             Friday, August 28, 10:30 p.m. to 7 a.m. 
What:   Left and center thru lanes of Route 7 eastbound closed
Where: From Gosnell Road to Marshalls Drive
Why:    Manhole installation 
 
Dulles Connector Road (DCR) West
 
When:  Monday, August 24 - Thursday, August 27, 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. 
             Friday, August 28, 9:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. 
What:    Right thru lane of DCR westbound closed
Where: From 900 feet east of Idylwood Road to Idylwood Road
Why:     Installation of permanent sign 
 
Dulles Toll Road (DTR) East
 
When:  Sunday, August 23 - Saturday, August 29, 10 p.m. to 6 a.m.
What:   Two left lanes closed
Where: From mile marker 2.2 to 3.3 (from the overpass of the ramp to the northbound Dulles Greenway to 5/10 mile after the Reston Parkway overpass)
Why:    Utility work
 
When:  Sunday, August 23 - Saturday, August 29, 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, August 23 - Saturday, August 29, 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, August 23 - Saturday, August 29, 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, August 23, 5 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 6 p.m. to 5 a.m.
             Monday, August 24 - Friday, August 28, 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. and 6 p.m. to 5 a.m.
             Saturday, August 29, 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, August 23, 5 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 6 p.m. to 5 a.m.
            Monday, August 24 - Friday, August 28, 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. and 6 p.m. to 5 a.m.
            Saturday, August 29, 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, August 23, 5 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. to 5 a.m.
            Monday, August 24 - Friday, August 28, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. to 5 a.m.
            Saturday, August 29, 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, August 23, 5 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. to 5 a.m.
            Monday, August 24 - Friday, August 28, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. to 5 a.m.
            Saturday, August 29, 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, August 23, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 10 p.m. to 5 a.m.
            Monday, August 24 - Friday, August 28, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 6 p.m. to 5 a.m.
            Saturday, August 29, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 10 p.m. to 8 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, August 24 - Friday, August 28, 10 a.m. to 5 a.m.
What:   Right lane closed
Where: From mile marker 14.0 where the overpass crosses Route 28 to the intersection of the eastbound Dulles Greenway and the eastbound DTR
Why:    Barrier installation
 
When:  Monday, August 24 - Friday, August 28, 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, August 24 - Friday, August 28, 8 p.m. to 5 a.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
 
Autopilot Drive
 
When:  Monday, August 24 - Friday, August 28, 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
 
When:   Sunday, August 23 -Saturday, August 29, 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.
What:   Alternating right and left lane closures 
Where: Northbound Autopilot Drive from Rudder Road to the Avis entrance
Why:    Utility work
 
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Access to all businesses in the construction areas along Route 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.