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Weekly Traffic Reminder for June 14 - June 20

 
June 12, 2015
 
 
CONTACT: Marcia McAllister 
                  T: 703-572-0506 
                  C: 571-730-9117 
                  Marcia.Mcallister@Dullesmetro.com
 
 
DULLES CORRIDOR METRORAIL PROJECT
Important Lane and Ramp Closures for the 
 Week of June 14 - June 20 
 
Phase 1 road/station work and inspections along Leesburg Pike, Frontage Road, and the Dulles Connector Road (DCR) will continue the week of June 14, 2015 and will cause multiple lane closures.
 
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, Aviation Drive and Route 28.  
 
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 of June 14, 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, June 15 - Thursday, June 18, 9:30 p.m. to 2 a.m. and 9:30 a.m. to 12 p.m.  
Friday, June 19, 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 DTR to 600 feet east of Spring Hill Road
Why:    Handicap ramps repair punch list
            
When:  Monday, June 15 - Thursday, June 18, 12 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. and 2 a.m. to 5 a.m.   
Friday, June 19, 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, June 15 - Thursday, June 18, 12 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. and 2 a.m. to 5 a.m.  
Friday, June 19, 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 DTR
Why:    Handicap ramps repairs punchlist 
 
When:  Monday, June 15 - Thursday, June 18, 9:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. and 9:30 p.m. to 2 a.m. 
Friday, June 19, 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. and 10 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
 
Frontage Road
 
When:   Monday, June 15 - Thursday, June 18, 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.     
Friday, June 19, 9:30 a.m. to 12 p.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:     Shoulder widening
 
Dulles Connector Road (DCR)
 
When:   Monday, June 15 - Thursday, June 18, 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.          
Friday, June 19, 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
What:    One left lane westbound DCR 
Where:  From 1500 feet west of Pimmit Run to Chain Bridge Road
Why:     Lane - placement of concrete for MB-7 walls
 
Dulles Toll Road (DTR) East
 
When:   Sunday, June 14 - Saturday, June 20, 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:   Sunday, June 14 - Saturday, June 20, 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
Why:     Jack and bore operations
 
Dulles Toll Road (DTR) West
 
When:   Sunday, June 14 - Saturday, June 20, 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. and 7 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:     Utility work
 
When:   Sunday, June 14 - Saturday, June 20, 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 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:   Sunday, June 14 - Saturday, June 20, 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.
What:    Left shoulder closure (ramp narrows)
Where:  Along the ramp from the eastbound DTR to Aviation Way
Why:     Utility work
 
When:   Sunday, June 14 - Saturday, June 20, 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:   Sunday, June 14 - Saturday, June 20, 12 a.m. to 3 p.m. and 8 p.m. to 5 a.m.
What:    Two left lanes closed
Where:  From mile marker 1.4 to 0.2 (from the westbound Dulles Greenway overpass to 1/10 mile before the Aviation Drive overpass)
Why:     Utility Work
 
When:   Sunday, June 14 - Saturday, June 20, 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:   Sunday, June 14 - Saturday, June 20, 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 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, June 14 - Saturday, June 20, 8 a.m. to 3 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, June 15 - Friday, June 19, 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, June 15 - Friday, June 19, 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, June 15 - Friday, June 19, 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
 
Aviation Drive
 
When:   Sunday, June 14 - Saturday, June 20, 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:     Construction entrance, barrier installation
 
Route 28
 
When:   Monday, June 15 - Friday, June 19, 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. and 10 p.m. to 5 a.m. 
What:    Right shoulder closed
Where:  Southbound Route 28 along the ramp to the westbound DIAAH
Why:     Construction entrance, barrier installation
  
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.