Mike Murphy 703-259-1757

Feb. 27, 2018

Route 1 Widening Traffic Shifts Friday and Monday
Northbound shift to new pavement Friday, southbound Monday

Update: Due to the severe winds on Friday, March 2, the northbound shift will now occur Monday, March 5 beginning at 10 a.m., and the southbound shift will occur Tuesday, March 6 beginning at 10 a.m.. Both shifts are weather permitting.

– Route 1 traffic will be shifting onto new pavement Friday, March 2 and then Monday, March 5, according to the Virginia Department of Transportation.

The northbound lanes between Mount Pleasant Drive and Dawson Beach Road will shift Friday beginning at 10 a.m.; the southbound lanes between Occoquan Road and Marys Way will shift Monday beginning at 10 a.m. Both shifts are weather permitting.

Drivers should expect delays and are asked to use caution when driving through the work zones.

The work is part of the Route 1 widening project, which is scheduled for completion in fall 2019.

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