Michelle Holland 703-259-3378
April 20, 2016
MULTIPLE LANE CLOSURES SCHEDULED ON I-395 NORTH BETWEEN DUKE STREET AND SEMINARY ROAD
Milling and paving starts tonight and continues for the next week; I-395 HOV lanes closed over the weekend
FAIRFAX, Va. - Weather permitting, the Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) will close multiple lanes on northbound I-395 between Seminary Road and Duke Street during the overnight hours tonight, April 20, through Thursday night, April 28, for milling and paving. In addition, the High Occupancy Vehicle (HOV) lanes on I-395 will close this weekend for sign placements. The paving work and sign installation are among the last steps needed to complete the I-395 HOV Ramp and Auxiliary Lane project. Motorists should expect delays.
The lane closures on I-395 will follow this schedule:
• Wednesday, April 20 through Friday, April 22 - Two lanes closed each night on northbound I-395 from 9 p.m. until 5 a.m. for milling and paving and sound wall work.
• Friday, April 22 starting at 9 p.m., through 4 a.m. Monday morning, April 25 - Northern section of the I-395 HOV lanes closed between the Washington D.C. line and Turkeycock Run, north of Edsall Road (Route 648), for overhead sign placement. The HOV lanes between Edsall Road and Garrisonville Road in Stafford County will continue to operate under the normal weekend schedule.
• Saturday, April 23 - Two or three lanes closed in both directions on I-395 from 9 p.m. until 5 a.m. for overhead sign placement. All lanes being shut down intermittently for 15-minute periods after midnight.
• Sunday, April 24 through Thursday, April 28 - Two lanes closed each night on northbound I-395 from 9 p.m. until 5 a.m. for milling and paving and sound wall work.
All work is expected to be completed in mid-to-late May. More information about the project is available at http://virginiadot.org/projects/northernvirginia/i-395_hov-transit_ramp.asp
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