|Feb. 5, 2018
CONTACT: Marcia McAllister
DULLES CORRIDOR METRORAIL PROJECT - PHASE 2
Nighttime Construction Will Close Part of the Eastbound Dulles Access Highway and Dulles Toll Road Tonight, Monday, Feb. 5
Silver Line construction will close lanes tonight, Monday, Feb. 5 on the eastbound Dulles Airport Access Highway (DIAAH) and Dulles Toll Road (DTR) starting at 9:30 p.m. and ending by 5 a.m. Tuesday. A full closure of the eastbound airport highway will detour traffic onto the left lane of the eastbound toll road near the future Herndon Metrorail Station. Traffic using the Toll Road will be reduced to the two eastbound right lanes. See details below.
All work is weather permitting.
Dulles International Airport Access Highway (DIAAH) and Dulles Toll Road (Toll Road) EAST
When: Monday, Feb. 5, 9:30 p.m. to 5 a.m.
What: Full closure of a section of the eastbound DIAAH
Two right lanes closed on eastbound DTR
Where: From mile marker 02.7 to 4.0 (Between the Centreville Road and Fairfax County Parkway overpasses)
Detour: Eastbound DIAAH traffic will be detoured onto the left lane of the eastbound Toll Road and then returned to the eastbound DIAAH beyond the construction activity. No toll will be charged to airport traffic. Eastbound Toll Road traffic will be reduced to two lanes at this location. The detour will be removed each night following construction and the road will be restored to full operation no later than 5 a.m.
Why: Herndon Station construction
Drivers are asked to use caution, remain attentive to all signage, barricades and speed limits, and obey all police and flagger instructions. Slow-moving vehicles and equipment may be entering and exiting the highways and surrounding roads.