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Important Lane and Ramp Closures for the Week of August 6 - August 12

August 4, 2017
 
 
CONTACT: Marcia McAllister
                    T: 703-572-0506
                    C: 571-730-9117
                    marcia.mcallister@dullesmetro.com
 
 
Important Lane and Ramp Closures for the
Week of August 6 - August 12
 
Phase 2 Dulles Corridor Metrorail Project crews are continuing road widening and striping, lane shifting, utility work, excavation and other construction activities for the Metrorail Silver Line, Phase 2. Lane, shoulder, road and ramp closures will occur along the Dulles Toll Road (DTR), Dulles International Airport Access Highway (DIAAH), Dulles Greenway, Dulles Airport roads, and surrounding roads during the week of August 6 - August 12, 2017.
 
See below for more detailed information.  All work is weather permitting.
 
Drivers are asked to use caution remain attentive to all signage, barricades and speed limits, and obey all police and flagger instructions.
 
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Dulles Toll Road East
 
When:   Monday, August 7 - Friday, August 11, 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. and 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.
             Saturday, August 12, 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 1.3 to 5.2 (from 1/10 mile past the Route 28 overpass to the Reston Parkway overpass)
Why:     Civil work
 
When:   Monday, August 7 - Saturday, August 12, 10 p.m. to 5 a.m.
What:    Alternating double right and double left lane closures
Where:  From mile marker 3.7 to 5.0 (from 3/10 mile past the Monroe Street/Van Buren Street overpass to 2/10 mile before the Reston Parkway overpass)
Why:     Utility work
 
Dulles Toll Road West
 
When:   Monday, August 7 - Friday, August 11, 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. and 8 p.m. to 5 a.m.
             Saturday, August 12, 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 5.7 to 1.5 (from approximately 2/10 mile after the Wiehle Avenue overpass to 3/10 mile before the Route 28 overpass)
Why:     Civil work
 
Dulles International Airport Access Highway (DIAAH) East
 
When:   Monday, August 7 - Friday, August 11, 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. and 6 p.m. to 5 a.m.
             Saturday, August 12, 5 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 6 p.m. to 5 a.m.
What:    Alternating right and left lane closures of varying lengths
Where:  From Saarinen Circle to mile marker 5.7 (5/10 mile past the Reston Parkway overpass)
Why:     Civil work
 
When:   Monday, August 7 - Saturday, August 12, 10 p.m. to 5 a.m.
What:    Full closure
Where:  From Saarinen Circle to mile marker 0.4 (near the Rudder Road overpass).  Follow detour.
Why:     Aerial guideway construction
 
When:   Monday, August 7 - Friday, August 11, 7 p.m. to 5 a.m.
What:    Two left lanes closed
Where:  From Saarinen Circle to mile marker 0.4 (near the Rudder Road overpass).
Why:     Aerial guideway construction
 
Dulles International Airport Access Highway (DIAAH) West
 
When:   Monday, August 7 - Friday, August 11, 7:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. to 5 a.m.
             Saturday, August 12, 5 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 5.7 to 200 feet past the ramp to Copilot Way on Saarinen Circle (from 5/10 mile before the Reston Parkway overpass to 6/10 mile past the Rudder Road overpass)
Why:     Civil work
 
When:   Monday, August 7 - Saturday, August 12, 10 p.m. to 5 a.m.
What:    Full closure
Where:  From mile marker 0.3 to Saarinen Circle (from 2/10 mile past the Rudder Road overpass to Saarinen Circle near Garage 1), traffic will be diverted around work area.
Why:    Aerial guideway construction
 
When:   Monday, August 7 - Friday, August 11, 7 p.m. to 5 a.m.
What:    Two left lanes closed
Where:  From mile marker 0.4 (near the Rudder Road overpass) to Saarinen Circle
Why:     Aerial guideway construction
 
Air Freight Lane North
 
When:   Monday, August 7 - Friday, August 11, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
What:    Northbound lane closed
Where:  From the south end of Air Freight Lane to Package Court.  Traffic will be flagged for safety.
Why:     Concrete pours
 
Rudder Road West
 
When:   Monday, August 7 - Friday, August 11, 6 p.m. to 5 a.m.
What:    Right lane closed
Where:  From the ramp to the Green Lot to the intersection of Rudder Road and the Blue Lot access road
Why:     Cable splicing
 
Dulles Greenway East
 
When:   Monday, August 7 - Friday, August 11, 10 a.m. to 6 pm. and 6 p.m. to 5 a.m.
             Saturday, August 12, 6 a.m. to 6 p.m.
What:    Alternating right and left lane closures of varying lengths
Where:  Between mile marker 7.6 and 14.0 (from Broadlands Boulevard to the end of the ramp to the eastbound Dulles Toll Road), short lane closures of varying lengths will occur
Why:     Road work
 
When:   Monday, August 7 - Saturday, August 12, 8 p.m. to 5 a.m.
What:    Two right lanes closed OR two left lanes closed
Where:  From mile marker 10.0 to 12.0 (from 2/10 mile past the Loudoun County Parkway overpass to 4/10 mile before the mainline toll plaza)
Why:     Aerial guideway construction
 
Dulles Greenway West
 
When:   Monday, August 7 - Friday, August 11, 6 a.m. to 3 p.m. and 8 p.m. to 6 a.m.
             Saturday, August 12, 6 a.m. to 6 p.m.
What:    Alternating right and left lane closures of varying lengths
Where:  Between mile marker 12.2 and 7.6 (from 2/10 mile past the mainline toll plaza to Broadlands Boulevard), short lane closures of varying lengths will occur
Why:     Civil work
 
Sunrise Valley Drive East and West
 
When:   Friday, August 11, 10 p.m. to 6 a.m.
Saturday, August 12, 10 p.m. to 6 a.m.
What:    Full closure
Where:  From Dulles Station Boulevard to Sayward Boulevard. Follow detour to Coppermine Road.
Why:     Pedestrian bridge installation
 
Old Meadow Road East
 
When:   Monday, August 7 - Thursday, August 10, 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
What:    Close right lane
Where:  From Route 123 to 1,000 feet after Route 123
Why:     Test pits for utility relocation
 
Route 123 North
 
When:   Monday, August 7 - Thursday, August 10, 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
What:    Close right turn lane
Where:  From the exit ramp from I-495 West to 200 feet after Old Meadow Road
Why:     Test pits for utility relocation
 
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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.