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Weekly Traffic Reminder for May 24 - May 30

 
May 22, 2015
 
CONTACT: Marcia McAllister
T: 703 -572-0506
C: 571-730-9117
 
Important Lane and Ramp Closures for the 
Week of May 24 – May 30
 
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 May 30, 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 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 and Route 28 the week of May 24 – May 30.  
 
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 May 24, 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:  Wednesday May 27 – Thursday, May 28, 9:30 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Friday, May 29, 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 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:  Wednesday, May 27 – Thursday, May 28, 12 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
             Friday, May 29, 10:30 a.m. to 12 p.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.
 
When:  Tuesday, May 26 - Thursday, May 28, 9:30 p.m. to 2 a.m.
Friday May 29, 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 Springhill Road
Why:    Handicap ramp repairs punchlist
 
When:  Tuesday, May 26 - Thursday, May 28, 2 a.m. to 5 a.m.
Friday May 29, 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 ramp repairs 
 
Leesburg Pike (Route 7) West
 
When:  Wednesday, May 27 – Thursday, May 28, 12 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Friday, May 29, 10:30 a.m. to 12 p.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 
 
When:  Wednesday, May 27 – Thursday, May 28, 9:30 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Friday, May 29, 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 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
 
When:  Tuesday, May 26 - Thursday, May 28, 2 a.m. to 5 a.m.
Friday May 29, 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 ramp repairs 
 
When:  Tuesday, May 26 - Thursday, May 28, 9:30 p.m. to 2 a.m.
Friday May 29, 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 ramp repairs 
 
Frontage Road
 
When:  Wednesday, May 27 – Thursday, May 28, 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Friday, May 29, 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 widening
 
Dulles Connector Road (DCR) West
 
When:  Wednesday, May 27 – Thursday, May 28, 9:30 p.m. to 5 a.m.
             Friday May 29, 10 p.m. to 5 a.m.
What:   Left lane DCR westbound closed
Where: From Idylwood overpass to Magarity Road 
Why:    Temporary barrier installation along left shoulder
 
Dulles Toll Road (DTR) East
 
When:  Tuesday, May 26 - Saturday, May 30, 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
 
Dulles Toll Road (DTR) West
 
When:  Tuesday, May 26 - Saturday, May 30, 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:  Tuesday, May 26 - Saturday, May 30, 9:30 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 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:  Tuesday, May 26 - Saturday, May 30, 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
 
When:  Tuesday, May 26 - Saturday, May 30, 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
 
Dulles International Airport Access Highway (DIAAH) West
 
When:  Tuesday, May 26 - Saturday, May 30, 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:  Tuesday, May 26 - Saturday, May 30, 8 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 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:  Tuesday, May 26 - Saturday, May 30, 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:  Tuesday, May 26 - Saturday, May 30, 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 Dulles Toll Road
Why:     Barrier installation
 
When:  Tuesday, May 26 - Saturday, May 30, 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:  Tuesday, May 26 - Saturday, May 30, 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
 
Route 28
 
When:   Tuesday, May 26 - Saturday, May 30, 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.
What:    Right lane and/or right shoulder closed 
Where:  Southbound Route 28 along the ramp from the eastbound Dulles Toll Road
Why:     Construction entrance
 
When:   Tuesday, May 26 - Saturday, May 30, 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
 
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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.