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Weekly Traffic Reminder for Feb. 7 – Feb. 13

 

 

 

 

 

February 5, 2016

CONTACT: Marcia McAllister
                   T: 703-572-0506
                   C: 571-730-9117
                   marcia.mcallister@dullesmetro.com

Important Lane and Ramp Closures for the
Week of Feb. 7 - Feb. 13
 
Phase 1 Dulles Corridor Metrorail Project crews are continuing construction activities for the Metrorail Silver Line, Phase 1.  Lane closures will occur along Frontage Road, I-66 and the Dulles Connector Road (DCR) during the week of Feb. 7 - Feb. 13.
 
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 and shoulder closures will occur along the Dulles Toll Road (DTR), Dulles International Airport Access Highway (DIAAH), Dulles Greenway, Autopilot Drive, Rudder Road, Sunrise Valley Drive and Sunset Hills Road during the week of Feb. 7 - Feb. 13.
 
All work is weather permitting and contingent upon appropriate road conditions.
 
See below for more detailed information.  
 
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Frontage Road North
 
When:   Monday, Feb. 8 - Thursday, Feb. 11, 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
What:    Northbound lane closed
Where:  From Route 7 to Pinnacle Drive
Why:     Flagging operation
 
Dulles Connector Road (DCR) South
 
When:   Tuesday, Feb. 9 - Thursday, Feb. 11, 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. and Friday, Feb. 12, 9:30 a.m. to 12 p.m.
What:    Left lane closed
Where:  From Margarity Road to Ramp towards I-66 East
Why:     Survey of the DCR
 
Dulles Connector Road (DCR) North
 
When:   Tuesday, Feb. 9 - Thursday, Feb. 11, 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. and Friday, Feb. 12, 9:30 a.m. to 12 p.m.
What:    Left lane closed
Where:  From Pimmit Run to Chain Bridge Road Exit
Why:     Survey of the DCR
 
I-66 West
 
When:   Monday, Feb. 8, 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
What:    Right lane closed
Where:  2000 feet before Great Falls Street to Idylwood Road

Why:     Survey of the DCR

Dulles Toll Road (DTR) East
 
When:   Sunday, Feb. 7 - Saturday, Feb. 13, 8 p.m. to 5 a.m.
What:    Alternating double right and left lane closures of varying lengths
Where:  From mile marker 1.2 to 5.3 (from the Route 28 overpass to 1/10 mile past the Reston Parkway overpass)
Why:     Lane shifting
 
When:   Sunday, Feb. 7 - Saturday, Feb. 13, 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 0.0 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, Feb. 7 - Saturday, Feb. 13, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. and 8 p.m. to 5 a.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, Feb. 7 - Saturday, Feb. 13, 8 p.m. to 5 a.m.
What:    Alternating double right and left lane closures of varying lengths
Where:  From mile marker 5.3 to 1.2 (from 1/10 mile before the Reston Parkway overpass to the Route 28 overpass)
Why:     Lane shifting
 
When:   Sunday, Feb. 7 - Saturday, Feb. 13, 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 Dulles Greenway ramp overpass)
Why:     Jack and bore operations
 
Dulles International Airport Access Highway (DIAAH) East
 
When:   Sunday, Feb. 7 - Saturday, Feb. 13, 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 0.0 to 2.7 (from 5/10 mile before the Rudder Road overpass to 2/10 mile past the Centreville Road overpass)
Why:     Construction entrance acceleration/deceleration lane
 
When:   Sunday, Feb. 7 - Saturday, Feb. 13, 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 5.7 (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, Feb. 7 - Saturday, Feb. 13, 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. 
What:    Eastbound lane reductions begin at 9 p.m.  Eastbound full lane closures begin at 10 p.m.  Road reopens at 5 a.m. Follow detour.
Where:  From Saarinen Circle to mile marker 0.4 (near the Rudder Road overpass)
Why:     Installation of a concrete span across the eastbound DIAAH. 
 
Dulles International Airport Access Highway (DIAAH) West
 
When:   Sunday, Feb. 7 - Saturday, Feb. 13, 8 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 0.0 (from 2/10 mile before the Centreville Road overpass to 5/10 mile past the Rudder Road overpass)
Why:     Construction entrance acceleration/deceleration lane
 
When:   Sunday, Feb. 7 - Saturday, Feb. 13, 8 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, Feb. 7 - Saturday, Feb. 13, 8 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 200 feet past Copilot Way (from 2/10 mile before the Aviation Drive overpass, continuing along Saarinen Circle past Daily Garage 1)
Why:     Road work
 
Dulles Greenway East
 
When:   Monday, Feb. 8 - Friday, Feb. 12, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
What:    Alternating right and left lane closures of varying lengths
Where:  Between mile marker 7.6 and 12.2 (from Broadlands Boulevard 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, Feb. 8 - Friday, Feb. 12, 5 a.m. to 3 p.m.
What:    Alternating right and left lane closures of varying lengths
Where:  Between mile marker 12.0 and 7.6 (from 3/10 mile after the mainline toll plaza to Broadlands Boulevard), short lane closures of varying lengths will occur
Why:     Road work
 
Autopilot Drive
 
When:   Sunday, Feb. 7 - Saturday, Feb. 13, 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.
What:    Northbound lanes closed; northbound traffic diverted to one southbound lane.
Where:  Autopilot Drive from Rudder Road to Materials Road
Why:     Superstructures work
 
Rudder Road West
 
When:   Sunday, Feb. 7 - Saturday, Feb. 13, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
What:    Right lane closed
Where:  Westbound Rudder Road from the ramp from the westbound DIAAH to the intersection with Ariane Way
Why:     Utility work
 
Sunset Hills Road East
 
When:   Monday, Feb. 8 - Thursday, Feb. 11, 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. and Friday, Feb. 12, 9:30 a.m. to 12 p.m.
What:    Right lane closed
Where:  Between the Fairfax County Parkway and Reston Parkway
Why:     Excavation
 
Sunrise Valley Drive West
 
When:   Monday, Feb. 8 - Thursday, Feb. 11, 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. and Friday, Feb. 12, 8:30 a.m. to 12 p.m.
What:    Right lane closed
Where:  Westbound Sunrise Valley Drive from Dulles Technology Boulevard to 550 feet past Dulles Station Boulevard
Why:     Construction Deliveries
 
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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.