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Mike Murphy 703-259-1757
703-638-8547 michael.murphy@vdot.virginia.gov
NR16-128

Oct. 18, 2016



I-66 Late Morning Lane Closures in Rosslyn
Right lane closures needed for heavy equipment


ROSSLYN – Brief right lane closures will occur along I-66 at the eastern end of the Rosslyn Tunnel (North Lynn Street overpass) during the late morning hours of Wednesday, October 19 through Wednesday, October 26 to allow enough room for heavy equipment to maneuver, according to the Virginia Department of Transportation.

The right lane closure schedule is as follows:

  • Eastbound I-66: Wednesday, October 19 and Friday, October 21 between 11 a.m. and noon
  • Westbound I-66: Monday, October 24 and Wednesday, October 26 between 10 and 11 a.m.

Motorists should expect delays and are advised to use alternate routes.

In addition, the right shoulder of eastbound I-66 in this area will be closed daily from 11 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Wednesday, October 19 through Friday, October 21; the right shoulder of westbound I-66 in this area will be closed daily from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday, October 24 through Wednesday, October 26.

The work is in relation to the Lynn Street Esplanade & Custis Trail Improvements project, which is being administered by Arlington County in cooperation with VDOT.

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