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Weekly Traffic Reminder for March 15 - March 21

 
 
March 13, 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 March 15 – March 21
 
Road/station work and inspections continue along Leesburg Pike (Route 7), Dolley Madison Boulevard (Route 123), Frontage Road, Tysons Boulevard, Dulles Toll Road (DTR) and Dulles International Airport Access Highway (DIAAH) the week of March 15, 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, Airport Roads and Surrounding 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, Materials Road, airport roads, Route 28, and Reston Parkway the week of March 15 – March 21.  
 
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 March 15, 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, March 16 - Thursday, March 19, 10 p.m. to 12 a.m.
Friday, March 20, 10:30 p.m. to 12 a.m.
What:   Right and center thru lanes of Route 7 eastbound closed
Where: From Dulles Toll Road to Spring Hill Road
Why:    Water valve & asphalt repairs
 
When:  Monday, March 16 - Thursday, March 19, 12 a.m. to 2 a.m.
Friday, March 20, 12 a.m. to 2 a.m.
What:   Right and center thru lanes of Route 7 eastbound closed
Where: From Spring Hill Road to Route 123
Why:    Water valve & asphalt repairs
 
When:  Monday, March 16 - Thursday, March 19, 2 a.m. to 4 a.m.
Friday, March 20, 2 a.m. to 4 a.m.
What: Left and center thru lanes of Route 7 eastbound closed
Where: From Dulles Toll Road to Spring Hill Road
Why:    Water valve & asphalt repairs
 
When:  Monday, March 16 - Thursday, March 19, 4 a.m. to 5 a.m.
Friday, March 20, 4 a.m. to 7 a.m.
What:   Left and center thru lanes of Route 7 eastbound closed
Where: From Spring Hill Road to Route 123
Why:    Water valve & asphalt repairs
 
Leesburg Pike (Route 7) West
 
When:  Monday, March 16 - Thursday, March 19, 10 p.m. to 12 a.m.
Friday, March 20, 10:30 p.m. to 12 a.m.
What:   Right and center thru lanes of Route 7 westbound closed
Where: From Route 123 to Spring Hill Road
Why:    Water valve & asphalt repairs
 
When:  Monday, March 16 - Thursday, March 19, 12 a.m. to 2 a.m.
Friday, March 20, 12 a.m. to 2 a.m.
What:   Right and center thru lanes of Route 7 westbound closed
Where: From Spring Hill Road to Dulles Toll Road
Why:    Water valve & asphalt repairs
 
When:  Monday, March 16 - Thursday, March 19, 2 a.m. to 4 a.m.
Friday, March 20, 2 a.m. to 4 a.m.
What:   Left and center thru lanes of Route 7 westbound closed
Where: From Route 123 to Spring Hill Road
Why:    Water valve & asphalt repairs
 
When:  Monday, March 16 - Thursday, March 19, 4 a.m. to 5 a.m.
Friday, March 20, 4 a.m. to 7 a.m.
What:   Left and center thru lanes of Route 7 westbound closed
Where: From Spring Hill Road to Dulles Toll Road
Why:    Water valve & asphalt repairs
 
Dolley Madison Boulevard (Route 123) South
 
When:   Monday, March 16 - Friday, March 20, 10:30 p.m. to 2 a.m.
What:    Left and center thru lanes of Route 123 southbound closed
Where:  From Scott Crossing Road to Capital One Drive
Why:     Loop detector punchlist work
 
When:  Monday, March 16 - Friday, March 20, 2 a.m. to 5 a.m.
What:   Right and center thru lanes of Route 123 southbound closed
Where: From Scott Crossing Road to Capital One Drive
Why:     Loop detector punchlist work
 
Tysons Boulevard (East)
 
When:  Monday, March 16 - Thursday, March 19, 10:30 p.m. to 5 a.m.
Friday, March 20, 10:30 p.m. to 7 a.m.
What:   Right-most left turn lane of Tysons Boulevard eastbound to Route 123 northbound closed
Where: From Galleria Drive to Route 123
Why:    Water valve box repairs punch list
 
Dulles International Airport Access Highway (DIAAH) East 
 
When:  Monday, March 16 - Friday, March 20, 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
What:   Right shoulder of DIAAH eastbound closed
Where: From mile marker 5.8 to mile marker 6.0
Why:    Repairs at Crossover #6
 
When:  Monday, March 16 - Friday, March 20, 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
What:   Right shoulder of DIAAH eastbound closed
Where: From mile marker 7.0 to mile marker 7.1
Why:    Repairs at Crossover #5
 
When:  Monday, March 16 - Friday, March 20, 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
What:   Right shoulder of DIAAH eastbound closed
Where: From mile marker 8.3 to mile marker 8.4
Why:    Repairs at Crossover #3
 
When:  Sunday, March 15 - Saturday, March 21, 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 0.6 to 2.7 (from the Dulles Greenway ramp overpass to 2/10 mile past the Centreville Road overpass)
Why:    Construction entrance acceleration/deceleration lane
 
When:  Sunday, March 15 - Saturday, March 21, 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 5.4 (from 2/10 mile after the Monroe Street overpass to 2/10 mile before the Reston Parkway overpass)
Why:    Construction entrance acceleration/deceleration lane
 
Dulles International Airport Access Highway (DIAAH) West
 
When:  Monday, March 16 - Friday, March 20, 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
What:   Right shoulder of DIAAH westbound closed
Where: From mile marker 5.8 to mile marker 5.6
Why:    Repairs at Crossover #7
 
When:  Monday, March 16 - Friday, March 20, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.
What:   Right shoulder of DIAAH westbound closed
Where: From mile maker 7.1 to mile marker 7.0
Why:    Repairs at Crossover #4
 
When:  Monday, March 16 - Friday, March 20, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.
What:   Right shoulder of DIAAH westbound closed
Where: From mile marker 8.6 to mile marker 8.5
Why:    Electrical inspections/repairs at Crossover #2
 
When:  Sunday, March 15 - Saturday, March 21, 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 0.6 (from 2/10 mile before the Centreville Road overpass to the Dulles Greenway ramp overpass)
Why:    Construction entrance acceleration/deceleration lane
 
When:  Sunday, March 15 - Saturday, March 21, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 8 p.m. to 5 a.m.
What:   Alternating right and left lane closures of varying lengths 
Where: From mile marker 5.4 to 3.2 (from 2/10 mile before the Reston Parkway overpass to 2/10 mile after the Monroe Street overpass)
Why: Construction entrance acceleration/deceleration lane
 
When:  Sunday, March 15 - Saturday, March 21, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. to 5 a.m.
What:   Alternating right and left lane closures
Where: From mile marker 0.3 to Copilot Way (from 2/10 mile after the Rudder Road overpass,
continuing along Saarinen Circle past Daily Garage 1)
Why: Road work
 
 
Dulles Toll Road (DTR) East
 
When:  Monday, March 16 - Friday, March 20, 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
What:   Left shoulder of DTR eastbound closed
Where: From mile marker 5.8 to mile marker 6.0
Why:    Repair at Crossover #6
 
When:  Monday, March 16 - Friday, March 20, 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
What:   Left shoulder of DTR eastbound closed
Where: From mile marker 7.0 to mile marker 7.1
Why:    Repairs at Crossover #5
 
When:  Monday, March 16 - Friday, March 20, 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
What:   Left shoulder of DTR eastbound closed
Where: From mile marker 8.3 to mile marker 8.4
Why:    Repairs at Crossover #3
 
When:  Sunday, March 15 - Saturday, March 21, 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. and 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.
What:   Alternating right and left lane closures of varying lengths
Where: From mile marker 1.4 to 4.2 (from 2/10 mile past the Route 28 overpass to the Fairfax County Parkway overpass)
Why:   Jack and bore operations
 
When:  Monday, March 16 - Friday, March 20, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
What:   Left shoulder closed
Where: From mile marker 5.0, along the exit ramp to the Reston Parkway
Why:    Soil testing
 
Dulles Toll Road (DTR) West
 
When:  Monday, March 16 - Friday, March 20, 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.
What:   Left shoulder of DTR westbound closed
Where: From mile marker 5.8 to mile marker 5.6
Why:    Repairs at Crossover #7
 
When:  Monday, March 16 - Friday, March 20, 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.
What:   Left shoulder of DTR westbound closed
Where: From mile marker 7.1 to mile marker 7.0
Why:    Repairs at Crossover #4
 
When:  Monday, March 16 - Friday, March 20, 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.
What:   Left shoulder of DTR westbound closed
Where: From mile marker 8.6 to mile marker 8.5
Why:    Repairs at Crossover #2
 
When:  Monday, March 16 - Friday, March 20, 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.
What:   Partial ramp closure (right side)
Where: From mile marker 3.7 to 3.55 (along the ramp from the Herndon-Monroe Park & Ride facility to the westbound Dulles Toll Road)
Why:    Utility location
 
When:  Sunday, March 15 - Saturday, March 21, 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. and 8 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:    Electrical duct bank work
 
When:  Sunday, March 15 - Saturday, March 21, 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 1.4 (from the Fairfax County Parkway overpass to 2/10 mile before the Route 28 overpass)
Why:    Jack and bore operations
 
Dulles Greenway (East)
 
When:  Monday, March 16 - Friday, March 20, 10 a.m. to 6 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:    Barrier installation, grading, paving
 
When:  Monday, March 16 - Friday, March 20, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
What:   Partial ramp closure (right side)
Where: From mile marker 10.5 to 10.7 (from 7/10 mile after the Loudoun County Parkway overpass, continuing along the exit ramp to eastbound Old Ox Road)
Why:    Construction entrance
 
Dulles Greenway (West)
 
When:  Monday, March 16 - Friday, March 20, 7 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, March 16 - Friday, March 20, 9 p.m. to 6 a.m.
What:    Left lane closed
Where: Southbound Autopilot Drive from 800 feet north of the intersection of Rudder Road and Autopilot Drive to 250 feet north of the intersection (in the vicinity of the Hertz car rental lot). Flaggers will be present at the Hertz and police/fire parking lot entrances.
Why:    Utility relocation
 
Materials Road
 
When:  Sunday, March 15 - Saturday, March 20
What:   Right turn lane closed
Where: Beginning of right turn lane on westbound Materials Road to the intersection of Autopilot Drive and Materials Road.  Traffic will be flagged as needed.
Why:    Utility relocation
 
Route 28
 
When:  Monday, March 16 - Friday, March 20, 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.
What:   Right lane closed 
Where: Southbound Route 28 along the ramp from the eastbound Dulles Toll Road
Why:    Construction entrance
 
When:  Monday, March 16 - Friday, March 20, 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.
What:   Ramp narrows (right side) 
Where: Southbound Route 28 along the exit ramp to Frying Pan Road
Why:    Construction entrance
 
Reston Parkway
 
When:  Monday, March 16 - Friday, March 20, 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.
What:   Right lane closed 
Where: Northbound Reston Parkway from 300 feet north of the intersection of Sunrise Valley Drive and the Reston Parkway to the beginning of the ramp to the eastbound Dulles Toll Road
Why:    Utility location
 
 
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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.