|August 22, 2016
CONTACT: Marcia McAllister
Overnight Detours and Ongoing Short-Term Stoppages on Eastbound Dulles Greenway for S; Airport-bound Traffic to be Impacted
On or about Saturday, August 27 at 10 p.m., and continuing until Sunday, August 28 at 8 a.m., the eastbound Dulles Greenway at mile marker 11 near the Old Ox Road overpass will be detoured to eastbound Old Ox Road (Route 606) while Dulles Corridor Metrorail Project crews construct a large concrete span for the Silver Line Aerial Guideway over the eastbound lanes. Traffic to Dulles International Airport, the Dulles International Airport Access Highway and the eastbound Dulles Toll Road will follow eastbound Old Ox Road to southbound Route 28. See Figure 1 for details.
Figure 1: Eastbound Dulles Greenway traffic will detour to eastbound Old Ox Road.
On subsequent nights throughout the summer and fall months, double left lane or double right lane closures will occur on the eastbound Dulles Greenway from 10 p.m. to 5 a.m., with intermittent 20 minute stoppages after midnight as needed. See Figure 2 for details.
Figure 2: Double lane closures and 20 minute stoppages after midnight will occur on the eastbound Dulles Greenway.
Police will be present for safety. Drivers should exercise caution, pay attention to barrier and signage, and obey all police and flagger instructions.
All work is weather dependent and subject to change.
A 24/7 emergency hotline is available for Dulles Corridor Metrorail Project construction-related issues:
For general project information: www.dullesmetro.com or 703-572-0506.