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Weekly Traffic Reminder for March 8 - March 14

 
 
 
March 6, 2015
 
CONTACT: Marcia McAllister 
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                  Marcia.Mcallister@Dullesmetro.com
 
 
DULLES CORRIDOR METRORAIL PROJECT
Important Lane Closures for the Week of March 8 - March 14
 
Road/station work and inspections along Leesburg Pike (Route 7), Tysons Boulevard, the Dulles Toll Road (DTR) and Dulles International Airport Access Highway (DIAAH) will continue the week of March 8, 2015 and will cause multiple lane closures.This work will take place both overnights and during the daytime hours. 
 
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 DTR, DIAAH, Dulles Greenway, Materials Road, airport roads, Route 28, and Reston Parkway the week of March 8 - March 14.  
 
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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 8, 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 9 - Thursday, March 12, 10 p.m. to 12 a.m.         
             Friday, March 13, 10:30 p.m. to 12 a.m.
What:    Right and center thru lanes of Route 7 eastbound closed
Where:  From DTR to Spring Hill Road
Why:     Water valve & asphalt repairs
 
When:   Monday, March 9 - Friday, March 13, 12 a.m. to 2 a.m.   
             Saturday, March 14, 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 9 - Friday, March 13, 2 a.m. to 4 a.m.     
             Saturday, March 14, 2 a.m. to 4 a.m.
What:    Left and center thru lanes of route 7 eastbound closed
Where:  From DTR to Spring Hill Road
Why:     Water valve & asphalt repairs
 
When:   Monday, March 9 - Friday, March 13, 4 a.m. to 5 a.m.     
             Saturday, March 14, 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 9 - Thursday, March 12, 10 p.m. to 12 a.m.         
             Friday, March 13, 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 9 - Friday, March 13, 12 a.m. to 2 a.m.   
             Saturday, March 14, 12 a.m. to 2 a.m.
What:    Right and center thru lanes of Route 7 westbound closed
Where:  From Spring Hill Road to DTR
Why:     Water valve & asphalt repairs
 
When:   Monday, March 9 - Friday, March 13, 2 a.m. to 4 a.m.     
             Saturday, March 14, 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 9 - Friday, March 13, 4 a.m. to 5 a.m.     
             Saturday, March 14, 4 a.m. to 7 a.m.
What:    Left and center thru lanes of Route 7 westbound closed
Where:  From Spring Hill Road to DTR
Why:     Water valve & asphalt repairs
  
Gosnell Road/Westpark Drive
 
When:   Monday, March 9 - Friday, March 13, 12 a.m. to 2 a.m.   
             Saturday, March 14, 12 a.m. to 2 a.m.
What:    Right center thru lane of Gosnell Road/Westpark Drive southbound closed
Where:  From 200 feet north of Route 7 to 200 feet south of Route 7
Why:     Water valve & asphalt repairs
 
When:  Monday, March 9 - Thursday, March 12, 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.    
             Friday, March 13, 9:30 a.m. to 12 p.m.
What:    Left thru lane of Westpark Drive/Gosnell Road northbound closed
Where:  From 200 feet south of Route 7 to 200 feet north of Route 7
Why:     Water valve & asphalt repairs
  
Tysons Boulevard
 
When:   Monday, March 9 - Friday, March 13, 10:30 p.m. to 5 a.m.           
             Friday, March 13 - Saturday, March 14, 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
 
Frontage Road
 
When:   Sunday, March 8, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.          
What:    Alternating north and southbound Frontage Road flagging operation
Where:  From 600 feet east of Route 7 to 200 feet east of Route 7
Why:     Water valve repair 
 
Dulles International Airport Access Highway (DIAAH) East
 
When:   Monday, March 9 - Friday, March 13, 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.  
What:    Right lane of DIAAH eastbound closed
Where:  From mile marker 10.3 to mile marker 10.1
Why:     Asphalt repairs
 
When:   Monday, March 9 - Friday, March 13, 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:   Monday, March 9 - Friday, March 13, 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 9 - Friday, March 13, 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
 
Dulles International Airport Access Highway (DIAAH) West
 
When:   Sunday, March 8 - Saturday, March 14, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. to 5 a.m.
             Sunday, March 15, 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 8 - Saturday, March 14, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 8 p.m. to 2 p.m.
              Sunday, March 15, 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 8 - Saturday, March 14, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. to 5 a.m.
             Sunday, March 15, 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
 
When:   Monday, March 9 - Friday, March 13, 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:     Repairs at Crossover #2
 
When:   Monday, March 9 - Friday, March 13, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.      
What:    Right shoulder of DIAAH westbound closed
Where:  From mile marker 7.1 to mile marker 7.0
Why:     Repairs at Crossover #4
 
When:   Monday, March 9 - Friday, March 13, 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:     Electrical inspections/repairs at Crossover #7
 
Dulles Toll Road (DTR) East
 
When:   Monday, March 9 - Friday, March 13, 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 9 - Friday, March 13, 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:   Monday, March 9 - Friday, March 13, 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:   Sunday, March 8 - Sunday, March 15, 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)
Why:     Drilling
 
When:   Monday, March 9 - Friday, March 13, 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 9 - Friday, March 13, 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 9 - Friday, March 13, 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:     Electrical inspection/repairs at Crossover #7
 
When:   Monday, March 9 - Friday, March 13, 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 9 - Friday, March 13, 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 DTR)
Why:     Utility location
 
When:   Sunday, March 8 - Sunday, March 15, 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 8 - Sunday, March 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 4.2 to 1.4 (from the Fairfax County Parkway overpass to 2/10 mile before the Route 28 overpass)
Why:     Drilling
 
Dulles Greenway East
 
When:   Monday, March 9 - Friday, March 13, 10 a.m. to 4 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 and paving
 
When:   Monday, March 9 - Friday, March 13, 10 a.m. to 3:30 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 9 - Friday, March 13, 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 and paving
 
Autopilot Drive
 
When:   Sunday, March 8 - Saturday, March 14, 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 8 - Saturday, March 6
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 9 - Friday, March 13, 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.
What:    Right lane closed
Where:  Southbound Route 28 along the ramp from the eastbound DTR
Why:     Construction entrances
 
Reston Parkway
 
When:   Monday, March 9 - Friday, March 13, 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 DTR
Why:     Utility location
 
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.
 
For general project information: www.dullesmetro.com or 703 -572-0506.