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Weekly Traffic Reminder for July 5 - July 11

July 2, 2015
 
CONTACT: Marcia McAllister
T: 703 -572-0506
C: 571-730-9117
 
Important Lane and Ramp Closures for the 
Week of July 5 – July 11
 
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 July 5, 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 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, Autopilot Drive, Aviation Drive and Cargo Drive the week of July 5 – July 11. 
 
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.  
 
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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 July 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:  Tuesday, July 7 - Thursday, July 9, 9:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. and 9:30 p.m. to 2 a.m.
Friday, July 10, 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. and 10 p.m. to 2 a.m.
What:   Right thru lane of Route 7 eastbound closed
Where: From Dulles Toll Road to 600 feet east of Spring Hill Road
Why:    Handicap ramps repair punch list
 
When:  Monday, July 6 – Thursday, July 9, 12 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. and 2 a.m. to 5 a.m.
Friday, July 10, 10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. and 2 a.m. to 7 a.m.
What:   Right thru lane of Route 7 eastbound closed
Where: From 600 feet west of Westpark Drive to Route 123
Why:    Handicap ramps repair punch list
 
Leesburg Pike (Route 7) West
 
When:   Monday, July 6 – Thursday, July 9, 12 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. and 2 a.m. to 5 a.m.
Friday, July 10, 10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. and 2 a.m. to 7 a.m.
What:   Right thru lane of Route 7 westbound closed
Where: From 600 feet east of Springhill Road to Dulles Toll Road
Why:    Handicap ramps repairs punchlist 
 
When:  Tuesday, July 7 - Thursday, July 9, 9:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. and 9:30 p.m. to 2 a.m.
Friday, July 10, 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. and 9:30 p.m. to 2 a.m.
What:   Right thru lane of Route 7 westbound closed
Where: From Route 123 to 600 feet west of Westpark Drive
Why:    Handicap ramps repairs punchlist
 
Dolley Madison Boulevard (Route 123) South
 
When:  Monday, July 6, 12 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Tuesday, July 7 - Thursday, July 9, 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. 
Friday, July 10, 9:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. 
What:   Right most thru lane of Route 123 southbound closed
Where: From Scotts Crossing to Capital One Drive
Why:    Guard rail repairs punchlist
 
Frontage Road
 
When:   Monday, July 6, 12 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Tuesday, July 7 - Thursday, July 9, 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. 
Friday, July 10, 9:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. 
What:   North and southbound alternating Frontage Road flagging operation
Where: From 600 feet east of Route 7 to 200 feet east of Route 7
Why:    Shoulder work
 
When:  Monday, July 6 – Thursday, July 9, 9:30 p.m. to 5 a.m.
Friday, July 10, 9:30 p.m. to 7 a.m.
What:  North and southbound alternating Frontage Road flagging operation
Where: From 600 feet east of Route 7 to 200 feet east of Route 7
Why:    Shoulder work
 
Dulles Connector Road (DCR) West
 
When:  Tuesday, July 7 - Thursday, July 9, 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. 
Friday, July 10, 9:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. 
What:   One left thru lane westbound DCR closed
Where: From 1,500 feet west of Pimmit Run to Chain Bridge Road
Why:    Placement of concrete for walls
 
Dulles Toll Road (DTR) East
 
When:  Monday, July 6, 12 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. and 8 p.m. to 5 a.m.
Tuesday, July 7 - Saturday, July 11, 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 4.2 (from the overpass of the ramp to the northbound Dulles
Greenway to the Fairfax County Parkway overpass)
Why:    Jack and bore operations
 
When:  Monday, July 6 - Saturday, July 11, 12 a.m. to 5 a.m.
What:   Two left lanes closed
Where: From mile marker 1.8 to 4.5 (from 6/10 mile after the Route 28 overpass to 3/10 mile after the Fairfax County Parkway overpass)
Why:    Utility work
 
When:  Monday, July 6, 12 p.m. to 3 p.m. and 8 p.m. to 5 a.m.
Tuesday, July 7 - Saturday, July 11, July 2, 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:  Monday, July 6, 12 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. and 8 p.m. to 5 a.m.
Tuesday, July 7 - Saturday, July 11, 9:30 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 4.2 to 0.6 (from the Fairfax County 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:  Monday, July 6, 12 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. and 6 p.m. to 5 a.m.
Tuesday, July 7 - Saturday, July 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 5.7 (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:  Monday, July 6, 12 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. and 6 p.m. to 5 a.m.
Tuesday, July 7 - Saturday, July 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
 
Dulles International Airport Access Highway (DIAAH) West
 
When:  Monday, July 6, 12 p.m. to 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. to 5 a.m.
Tuesday, July 7 - Saturday, July 11, 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 0.3 (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:  Monday, July 6, 12 p.m. to 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. to 5 a.m.
Tuesday, July 7 - Saturday, July 11, 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:  Monday, July 6, 12 p.m. to 2 p.m. and 8 p.m. to 5 a.m.
Tuesday, July 7 - Saturday, July 11, July 2, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 8 p.m. to 5 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)
Why:    Road work
 
Dulles Greenway East
 
When:  Monday, July 6, 12 p.m. to 5 a.m.
Tuesday, July 7 - Friday, July 10, 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, July 6, 12 p.m. to 2 p.m.
Tuesday, July 7 - Friday, July 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, July 6, 12 p.m. to 3 p.m.
Tuesday, July 7 - Friday, July 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:  Monday, July 6 - Saturday, July 11, 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.
What:   Left lane closed 
Where: Southbound Autopilot Drive from the Avis entrance to the Rudder Road intersection
Why:     Aerial guideway work in median
 
When:  Monday, July 6 - Saturday, July 11, 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.
What:   Right lane closed 
Where: Northbound Autopilot Drive from the Rudder Road intersection to the Avis entrance
Why:    Drilled shaft work
 
Aviation Drive
 
When:  Monday, July 6, 12 p.m. to 3 p.m. and 8 p.m. to 5 a.m.
Tuesday, July 7 - Saturday, July 11, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. and 8 p.m. to 5 a.m.
What:   Right lane closed 
Where: Eastbound Aviation Drive along the bridge over the eastbound and westbound DIAAH
Why:    Utility work
 
Cargo Drive/Aviation Drive 
 
When:  Monday, July 6, 12 p.m. to 2 p.m.
Tuesday, July 7 - Saturday, July 11, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
What:   Right lane closed 
Where: Northbound Cargo Drive and eastbound Aviation Drive, from 100 feet south of eastbound Aviation Drive to 500 feet west of the Autopilot Drive intersection (near the Dulles West building)
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.