VDOT News - Northern Virginia
Michelle Holland 703-586-0487
April 16, 2019
I-395 North Reduced to Single Lane During Overnight Hours Tonight, Tuesday, April 16
Closures needed for overhead sign installation near Washington Boulevard; Intermittent traffic stoppages on general purpose lanes
FAIRFAX, Va. – Motorists are advised that I-395 North will be reduced to one lane during overnight hours on Tuesday, April 16 near S. Washington Boulevard. Periodic traffic stoppages of up to 30 minutes will occur between Midnight and 4 a.m. These closures are needed for crews to install an overhead sign structure as part of the I-395 Express Lanes Northern Extension Project. Work is weather dependent.
- Beginning at 10 p.m. tonight, a single lane will close on I-395 North
- Additional lanes will close at 11 p.m.
- Intermittent traffic stoppages on the northbound lanes are scheduled to occur after Midnight
- All lanes will reopen by 5 a.m.
As construction progresses this spring and summer, motorists should expect single lane closures on the I-395 HOV lanes weekdays between the hours of 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m., and closures on the general purpose lanes from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
The 395 Express Lanes, which involve extending the current express lanes eight miles north to the D.C. line, are scheduled to open this fall. Learn how Express Lanes work and how to get an E-ZPass at www.ExpressLanes.com.
The 395 Express Lanes are a public-private partnership between the Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) and Transurban.
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