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Weekly Traffic Reminder for August 9 - August 15

 

 

 

 

August 7, 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 August 9 - August 15
 
Road/station work and inspections along Leesburg Pike (Route 7), Dolley Madison Boulevard (Route 123), Frontage Road, Westpark Drive, Colshire Drive, Dulles Connector Road (DCR) and I-66 will continue the week of August 9, 2015 and will cause multiple lane closures.
 
Phase 2 Barrier Installation, Utility Work, and Other Construction Activities Continue along the Dulles Toll Road (DTR), Dulles International Airport Access Highway (DIAAH), 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 9 - August 15. 
 
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 August 9, 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, August 10 - Thursday, August 13, 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.           
             Friday, August 14, 9:30 a.m. to 12 p.m.
What:    Left thru lane of Route 7 eastbound closed
Where:  From Gosnell Road to Route 123
Why:     Crack repairs in median barrier
 
Leesburg Pike (Route 7) West
 
When:   Monday, August 10 - Thursday, August 13, 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. 
             Friday, August 14, 9:30 a.m. to 12 p.m.
What:    Left thru lane of Route 7 westbound closed
Where:  From 200 feet east of Route 123 to 200 feet west of Route 123
Why:     Crack repairs in median barrier
 
Dulles Connector Road (DCR) West
 
When:   Monday, August 10 - Thursday, August 13, 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.
             Friday, August 14, 9:30 a.m. to 12 p.m.
What:    Right thru lane of westbound DCR 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 9 - Saturday, August 15, 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 9 - Saturday, August 15, 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 9 - Saturday, August 15, 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 9, 5 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 6 p.m. to 5 a.m.
             Monday, August 10 - Friday, August 14, 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. and 6 p.m. to 5 a.m.
             Saturday, August 15, 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 9, 5 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 6 p.m. to 5 a.m.
             Monday, August 10 - Friday, August 14, 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. and 6 p.m. to 5 a.m.
             Saturday, August 15, 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 9, 5 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. to 5 a.m.
             Monday, August 10 - Friday, August 14, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. to 5 a.m.
             Saturday, August 15, 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 9, 5 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. to 5 a.m.
             Monday, August 10 - Friday, August 14, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. to 5 a.m.
             Saturday, August 15, 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 9, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 10 p.m. to 5 a.m.
             Monday, August 10 - Friday, August 14, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 6 p.m. to 5 a.m.
             Saturday, August 15, 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 10 - Friday, August 14, 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 10 - Friday, August 14, 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 10 - Friday, August 14, 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
 
When:   Sunday, August 9 - Friday, August 14, 8 p.m. to 5 a.m.
What:    Alternating right and left two-lane closures
Where:  From just after the main toll plaza to mile marker 11.5 (4/10 mile before the Old Ox Road overpass). Main toll plaza will not be impacted.
Why:     Barrier installation
 
Autopilot Drive
 
When:   Sunday, August 9 - Saturday, August 15, 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 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.
 
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