News Releases - Northern Virginia

Sept. 23, 2022
Overnight Ramp Closures at Multiple I-66 Interchanges September 25-30 for the Transform 66 Outside the Beltway Project

Sept. 23, 2022
I-66 East and West Travel Lanes Between Route 286 (Fairfax County Parkway) and Route 50 to Shift to New Roadway Configuration Beginning on or about Saturday, September 24
I-66 East lane split scheduled to begin morning of September 24, followed by I-66 West lane split on morning of September 25

Sept. 23, 2022
Route 29 Northbound Daytime Lane Closures in Centreville Sept. 26
Northbound traffic shift as part of Route 29 over Cub Run bridge project

Sept. 21, 2022
Tolling and HOV Rules to Begin Saturday, Sept. 24 on New 66 Express Lanes Western Section
Solo drivers will need to pay a toll to access nine-mile Express Lanes segment from Gainesville to Route 28 in Centreville; HOV-2+ can travel toll-free with an E-ZPass Flex

Sept. 19, 2022
I-66 East and West Travel Lanes Between Route 50 and Route 286 (Fairfax County Parkway) to Shift to New Roadway Configuration Beginning on or about Wednesday, September 21
I-66 West lane split scheduled to begin morning of September 21, followed by I-66 East lane split on morning of September 22

Sept. 16, 2022
Overnight Ramp Closures at Multiple I-66 Interchanges September 18-24 for the Transform 66 Outside the Beltway Project

Sept. 16, 2022
Overnight Lane Closures, Stoppages Planned on I-66 West and Gallows Road This Weekend, September 16-17, and Next Week, September 19-21, for Continued Gallows Road Bridge Beam Installation

Sept. 16, 2022
I-66 Ramps at Stringfellow Road Planned to Reopen On/About Sunday, September 18
Ramps reconstructed for future 66 Express Lanes access as part of the Transform 66 Outside the Beltway Project

Sept. 16, 2022
Route 50 Connector Road Bridge Northbound Lane Closed in Seven Corners Sept. 19-Oct. 7
Lane closures on Route 50 during bridge work

Sept. 13, 2022
Overnight Closure of Random Hills Road Near Monument Drive in Fairfax Planned Tomorrow Night, Wednesday, September 14, for Overhead Bridge Beam Installation

Sept. 13, 2022
Overnight Lane Closures, Stoppages Planned on I-66 West and Gallows Road this Week, September 14-17, for Continued Gallows Road Bridge Beam Installation

Sept. 12, 2022
VDOT AND I-66 EXPRESS LANES PARTNERS MARK EARLY OPENING OF WESTERN SEGMENT OF NEW 66 EXPRESS LANES
Nine-mile section of express lanes between Gainesville and Centreville open ahead of schedule and toll-free for initial period, providing early improvements to I-66 travelers

Sept. 12, 2022
Temporary Traffic Signals along Hunter Mill Road in Vienna Beginning Sept. 14
Part of Colvin Run bridge project

Sept. 9, 2022
I-66 East and West Manassas Safety Rest Areas Scheduled for 24-Hour Closures Next Week, September 13-15

Sept. 9, 2022
Overnight Ramp Closures at Multiple I-66 Interchanges September 11 - 19 for the Transform 66 Outside the Beltway Project

Sept. 8, 2022
WESTERN SECTION OF NEW I-66 EXPRESS LANES SCHEDULED TO OPEN THIS WEEKEND, SEPT. 10-11
New lanes to open toll-free during initial period to allow travelers time to become familiar with express lanes and new access points

Sept. 6, 2022
Overnight Lane Closures Planned on I-66 West and Gallows Road this Weekend, September 9-11, for Gallows Road Bridge Beam Installation

Sept. 6, 2022
Full Weekend Closure of Ramp from Route 50 East to I-66 West Planned This Weekend, September 9-12, for Ramp Reconstruction

Sept. 2, 2022
Overnight Ramp Closures at Multiple I-66 Interchanges September 4 - 12 for the Transform 66 Outside the Beltway Project

Sept. 2, 2022
Ramp From I-495 South Towards Tysons to George Washington Memorial Parkway East Scheduled to Close Tuesday Night, Sept. 6
Drivers should follow signed detour

Sept. 2, 2022
WESTERN SECTION OF NEW I-66 EXPRESS LANES PLANNED TO OPEN AHEAD OF SCHEDULE ON OR ABOUT THE WEEKEND OF SEPT. 10
Nine-mile section spans from Route 29 in Gainesville to Route 28 in Centreville; First phase of 66 Express Lanes to provide early travel improvements to I-66 travelers

Sept. 1, 2022
Route 50 Service Road Bridge over Flatlick Branch Closed in Chantilly Sept. 6-25
Update: Bridge closure rescheduled to begin Sept. 9

Sept. 1, 2022
Traffic Pattern Change on Ramp from I-66 East to Route 28 North Scheduled to Begin On or About September 2

Aug. 31, 2022
Extended Lane Closure Planned on I-66 West from West of Route 234 Business (Sudley Road) in Manassas to Route 29 (Lee Highway) in Gainesville Beginning August 31
Westbound I-66 will be reduced to three travel lanes through September 10; Drivers should plan ahead and expect possible delays

Aug. 30, 2022
Daytime Closure of the Ramp from Route 29 (Lee Highway) North to I-66 West in Centreville Planned for Tomorrow, Wednesday, August 31
Detour route will be posted

Aug. 29, 2022
Baron Cameron Avenue Intersection Reconstruction Night Work in Reston Begins Aug. 29
Detours and modified traffic patterns in place while crews rebuild the Route 7 intersection

Aug. 26, 2022
Overnight Ramp Closures at Multiple I-66 Interchanges August 28 - September 1 for the Transform 66 Outside the Beltway Project

Aug. 25, 2022
I-395 Southbound Nighttime Lane Closures at Edsall Road in Springfield Aug. 29-30
Overnight traffic stoppages for bridge painting work

Aug. 24, 2022
I-66 East Manassas Safety Rest Area Scheduled to Close During Overnight Hours Tonight, August 24

Aug. 24, 2022
I-66 East Ramps to Route 50 East and West Changing on or about August 30
New combined Exit 57 A/B from I-66 East to Route 50 East and West is approximately one mile west of (prior to) Route 50; Ramp from I-66 East to Route 50 West to close August 26-30 to implement change

Aug. 23, 2022
Overnight Closure of Ramps from I-66 West to Route 29 (Lee Highway) North and South in Gainesville Planned Tonight, August 22, and Tomorrow, August 23, for Transform 66 Outside the Beltway Project

Aug. 23, 2022
Overnight Lane and Ramp Closures at the I-66/I-495 Interchange This Weekend, August 26-27, for Overhead Bridge Beam Installation

Aug. 22, 2022
REMINDER: New Flyover Ramp from I-495 North to I-66 West to Open on or about Thursday morning, August 25
New ramp located one-half mile south of old exit ramp; drivers advised to stay alert for travel change; ramp opening ahead of schedule

Aug. 19, 2022
Weekend Detours at Route 7 and Lewinsville Road in McLean August 26-29
Detours and modified traffic patterns in place while crews rebuild the intersection

Aug. 19, 2022
Overnight Ramp Closures at Multiple I-66 Interchanges August 19-29 For the Transform 66 Outside the Beltway Project
Includes overnight closures this weekend and a weekend-long closure next weekend

Aug. 18, 2022
Installation of Flex Posts, Testing of Overhead Signs and Toll Gantries Beginning This Week for New I-66 Express Lanes Between Gainesville and Centreville
Drivers should stay to right of the flex posts to reach local exits

Aug. 17, 2022
NEW FLYOVER RAMP FROM I-495 NORTH TO I-66 WEST TO OPEN ON OR ABOUT NEXT THURSDAY, AUGUST 25
New ramp located one-half mile south of old exit ramp; drivers advised to stay alert for travel change; ramp opening ahead of schedule

Aug. 17, 2022
Extended Left Lane Closure on I-66 East in Vienna Area Between Cedar Lane and I-495 Planned for Friday Night, August 19, through Thursday Morning, August 25
Drivers should expect delays and consider alternative routes

Aug. 17, 2022
Backlick Road and Leesville Boulevard Traffic Signal Upgrades Underway in Springfield
New accessible pedestrian crossings and other improvements scheduled for summer 2023 completion

Aug. 15, 2022
I-66 East Ramps to Route 50 East and West Changing on or about August 22
New combined Exit 57 A/B from I-66 East to Route 50 East and West is approximately one mile west of (prior to) Route 50; Ramp from I-66 East to Route 50 West scheduled to close weekend of August 19-22 to implement change

Aug. 12, 2022
Overnight Ramp Closures at Multiple I-66 Interchanges Next Week, August 14-20, For the Transform 66 Outside the Beltway Project

Aug. 11, 2022
Ramp from George Washington Memorial Parkway West to I-495 South to be Reduced to One Lane Starting Sun., Aug, 14
Ramp space needed for construction vehicle haul route

Aug. 11, 2022
Mill Creek Road Closed in Haymarket Aug. 15-17
Detour in place during two-day closure for culvert pipe replacement

Aug. 10, 2022
Westbound Route 7 Traffic Shift to New Difficult Run Bridge in Great Falls
Two-stage operation begins Aug. 11; westbound lanes will shift overnight on Aug. 15

Aug. 5, 2022
Overnight Ramp Closures at Multiple I-66 Interchanges Next Week, August 7-13, For the Transform 66 Outside the Beltway Project

Aug. 5, 2022
Full Weekend Closure of the Ramp from I-66 East to Route 50 West Planned Next Weekend, August 12-15, for Ramp Reconstruction

Aug. 3, 2022
Pipe Replacement along Old Dominion Drive in McLean Aug. 8-10
Drivers asked to follow posted detour during Aug. 8-9 closure

Aug. 2, 2022
I-66 West Manassas Safety Rest Area to Close During Overnight Hours Tonight, August 2

Aug. 1, 2022
Alban Road over Accotink Creek Bridge Closure in Newington Begins Aug. 13
Update: Bridge reopened to traffic Sept. 2 following repairs

July 29, 2022
Overnight Ramp Closures at Multiple I-66 Interchanges Next Week, July 31-August 5, For the Transform 66 Outside the Beltway Project

July 29, 2022
Overnight Closure of Braddock Road/Walney Road over Route 28 in Centreville Planned August 1
Ramps from I-66 West and Route 28 North to Braddock Road/Walney Road will also be closed; Detour will be posted

July 29, 2022
Duke Street Closed at I-395 in Alexandria August 7-10 & 14-17
Detours in place during one-way full closures for pavement repairs

July 29, 2022
Trap Road Temporarily Closed at Route 7 in Vienna Starting Aug. 2
Use detour route during closure

July 28, 2022
Full Weekend Closure of the Ramp from I-66 East to Route 50 West Planned Next Weekend, August 5-8, for Ramp Reconstruction

July 28, 2022
Route 29 Northbound Nighttime Lane Closures in Centreville July 31
Northbound traffic shift as part of Route 29 over Cub Run bridge project

July 22, 2022
Overnight Ramp Closures at Multiple I-66 Interchanges Next Week, July 24-29, For the Transform 66 Outside the Beltway Project

July 22, 2022
I-66 East Travel Lanes between Blake Lane and Nutley Street to Shift to New Roadway Configuration on or about Wednesday, July 27
The two right lanes will be temporarily separated from the two left lanes while construction continues; Drivers will stay to the right to exit to Nutley Street and the Vienna/Fairfax/GMU Metrorail Station

July 22, 2022
Overnight Full Closure Of I-66 West in Centreville for Bridge Beam Installation at Route 28 Planned This Weekend, Saturday, July 30
Detours will be posted for I-66 and ramp closures; Sunday, July 31, will be used as backup should inclement conditions occur

July 22, 2022
Overnight Demolition of Georgetown Pike Bridge to Start on or About Wednesday, July 27
Traffic shift on Georgetown Pike planned Sun., July 24; Multi-lane closures necessary on Beltway during demolition including detour for southbound I-495 from George Washington Memorial Parkway

July 22, 2022
I-66 West Travel Lanes at Nutley Street to Shift to New Roadway Configuration on or about July 6
The two right lanes will be temporarily separated from the two left lanes while construction continues; Drivers will stay to the right to exit to the Vienna/Fairfax/GMU Metrorail Station

July 21, 2022
Overnight Closure of the Ramps from I-66 East to Nutley Street Planned Tonight, Thursday, July 21, for the Transform 66 Outside the Beltway Project

July 21, 2022
Ramp from I-66 West to Route 50 East Scheduled to Close Tonight, July 21, and Tomorrow Night, July 22, for Sign Installation

July 21, 2022
Overnight Closures at the I-66/I-495 Interchange This Saturday through Monday, July 23-25, for Overhead Bridge Beam Installation
495 Express Lanes North and ramp from I-66 East to I-495 North to be closed

July 18, 2022
Weekend Detours at Lewinsville Road in McLean Begin July 29 - Aug. 1
Lewinsville Road and Brook Road to use alternate routes as crews rebuild the intersection

July 16, 2022
Route 7 Traffic Shifts to New Difficult Run Bridge
Update: Eastbound lane shift begins week of July 25

July 15, 2022
Overnight Closures at the I-66/I-495 Interchange This Saturday through Monday, July 16-18, for Overhead Bridge Beam Installation
495 Express Lanes North and ramp from I-66 East to I-495 North to be closed

July 15, 2022
Ramp from I-66 East to Route 50 West Planned to Close Next Weekend, July 22-25, for Ramp Reconstruction

July 15, 2022
Overnight Ramp Closures at Multiple I-66 Interchanges This Weekend, July 15-16, and Next Week, July 17-23, For the Transform 66 Outside the Beltway Project

July 15, 2022
Stringfellow Road Closed at I-66 During Overnight Hours Next Week, July 18-19, for Overhead Bridge Work
Nightly lane closures on I-66 West approaching Stringfellow Road in Chantilly during this period; Northbound Stringfellow Road reduced to a single travel lane during daytime hours July 18-19

July 15, 2022
Pipe Replacement along Loyalty Road in Leesburg July 18-21
Drivers asked to follow posted detour

July 13, 2022
Virtual Public Information Meeting July 20 on Richmond Highway (Route 1) Speed Limit Study
Participate and give feedback online; learn more at virginiadot.org/Route1SpeedLimitStudy

July 12, 2022
Overnight Closure of the Ramps from I-66 West to Nutley Street North and South Planned Wednesday, July 13, for the Transform 66 Outside the Beltway Project

July 8, 2022
Overnight Ramp Closures at Multiple I-66 Interchanges Next Week, July 11-16, For the Transform 66 Outside the Beltway Project

July 8, 2022
Stringfellow Road Closed at I-66 During Overnight Hours Sunday, July 10, for Overhead Bridge Work

July 8, 2022
Route 7 Westbound & Eastbound Extended Lane Closures in Fairfax County on Friday, July 8
Extended lane closures may be in place into the evening hours

July 7, 2022
Route 7 Westbound Lane Closure in Great Falls for Utility Repairs
Westbound Route 7 reduced to single lane through Thursday evening

July 7, 2022
Piggott Bottom Road Bridge Replacement Underway in Hamilton
Project scheduled for completion this fall

July 6, 2022
Extended Left Lane Closure, Travel Impacts Planned on I-66 West between Gainesville and Centreville Beginning on or about Wednesday, July 13, For I-66 Express Lanes Final Paving
Drivers should plan ahead and expect possible delays

July 6, 2022
Extended Closure of the I-66 Ramps at Stringfellow Road Beginning on or about Monday, July 11, for the Transform 66 Outside the Beltway Project

July 6, 2022
Joint Virtual Location & Design Public Hearing and NEPA Public Hearing July 12 on Frontier Drive Extension and Braided Ramps
Learn more and give feedback online at virginiadot.org/FrontierDrive

July 1, 2022
Stringfellow Road Closed at I-66 During Overnight Hours Next Week, July 6-8, for Overhead Bridge Work
Nightly lane closures on I-66 East approaching Stringfellow Road in Chantilly during this period; Northbound Stringfellow Road reduced to a single travel lane during daytime and overnight hours July 6-8

July 1, 2022
Overnight Ramp Closures at Multiple I-66 Interchanges Next Week, July 5-9, For the Transform 66 Outside the Beltway Project

June 30, 2022
Full Weekend Closure of the Ramp from I-66 East to Route 50 East Planned Next Weekend, July 8-11, for Ramp Reconstruction

June 24, 2022
Overnight Ramp Closures at Multiple I-66 Interchanges Next Week, June 26-30 For Transform 66 Outside the Beltway Project

June 24, 2022
Overnight Lane Closures Planned on West-and-Eastbound I-66 in Fairfax This Weekend, June 24-25, and Next Week, June 27-30, For Overhead Bridge Beam Installation

June 24, 2022
Fairfax Station Road Daytime Closures at Colchester Road in Clifton June 27-30
Update: The stormwater pipe replacement closures have been rescheduled for June 28-30 due to weather

June 23, 2022
Overnight Paving on the Access Road to E.C. Lawrence Park Ballfields, Poplar Tree Road and Stonecroft Boulevard in Chantilly Next Week, June 26-30

June 23, 2022
Pipe Replacement along Hamilton Station Road in Waterford June 27-30
Update: The stormwater pipe replacement closures have been rescheduled for June 28-30 due to weather

June 23, 2022
Old Waterford Road Weekday Closures in Leesburg Begin June 27
Detour in place during road repairs

June 22, 2022
Virtual Public Information Meeting June 28 on 21st Street North over I-66 Bridge Rehabilitation
Learn more and give feedback online at virginiadot.org/21stStreet66

June 21, 2022
Virtual Design Public Hearing June 27 on Compton Road Shared-Use Path
Learn more and give feedback online at virginiadot.org/ComptonRoad

June 17, 2022
Overnight Ramp Closures at Multiple I-66 Interchanges, June 20-26, for the Transform 66 Outside the Beltway Project

June 17, 2022
Overnight Lane Closures on I-66 East in Centreville Next Week, June 20-24, for Overhead Bridge Beam Installation

June 17, 2022
Georgetown Pike Bridge Work Planned to Start Next Week
Periodic lane closures and bridge demolition activities to begin as early as Tuesday, June 21

June 16, 2022
I-66 East Travel Lanes Approaching Route 234 Business (Sudley Road) to Split Beginning on or about Saturday, June 18
Drivers will stay right at lane split to exit to Route 234 Business during long-term lane realignment

June 16, 2022
Virtual Design Public Hearing June 23 on Village of Lucketts Safety Improvements
Learn more and give feedback online at virginiadot.org/Lucketts

June 16, 2022
Virtual Construction Update June 29 on Route 29 Northbound over Cub Run Bridge Rehabilitation
Learn more and give feedback online at virginiadot.org/Route29CubRun

June 14, 2022
Second Virtual Public Information Meeting June 21 on Phase 2 of Route 1 Multimodal Improvements Study
Participate and give feedback online; learn more at virginiadot.org/Route1MultimodalStudy

June 10, 2022
Overnight Ramp Closures at Multiple I-66 Interchanges, June 13-17, for the Transform 66 Outside the Beltway Project

June 10, 2022
Overnight Lane Closures on I-66 East in Centreville Planned Next Week, June 13-17, for Overhead Bridge Beam Installation

June 10, 2022
Weekend-long Closure of Ramp from Route 50 West to I-66 West Planned June 17-20 for the Transform 66 Outside the Beltway Project
Ramp to remain closed Friday night through Monday morning with detour route posted

June 9, 2022
Extended Left Lane Closure, Travel Impacts Planned on I-66 East from Route 29 Gainesville to Route 29 Centreville Beginning on or about Tuesday, June 14, for I-66 Express Lanes Final Paving
Drivers should plan ahead and expect possible delays

June 9, 2022
Weekend-long Left Lane Closure on I-66 West in the Centreville Area Beginning this Friday Night, June 10
Westbound left lane to remain closed at Compton Road from Friday night through Monday morning with additional lane closures planned during overnight hours

June 9, 2022
I-395-395 Express Lanes Nighttime Lane Closures at Duke Street in Alexandria June 10-24
Update: Lane closures for Duke Street over I-395 bridge project work rescheduled for June 27-30

June 8, 2022
Ramp from I-66 West to Vienna/Fairfax/GMU Metrorail Station Planned to Close for about Three Weeks Beginning on or about Monday, June 13

June 6, 2022
Trap Road Temporarily Closed at Route 7 in Vienna Starting June 13
Use detour route during the summer months

June 3, 2022
Overnight Lane Closures on I-66 East in Centreville Next Week, June 8-10, for Overhead Bridge Beam Installation

June 3, 2022
Overnight Lane Closures on I-66 East in Fairfax Next Week, June 6-8, for Overhead Bridge Beam Installation

June 3, 2022
Overnight Ramp Closures at Multiple I-66 Interchanges, June 6-10, for the Transform 66 Outside the Beltway Project

June 1, 2022
VDOT to Hold Project Update Meetings on I-495 Express Lanes Northern Extension Project

June 1, 2022
Triple-Lane Closure on North- and Southbound I-495 Planned for Tonight, Wed. June 1

May 31, 2022
Extended Lane Closures, Travel Impacts Planned on I-66 for Paving Between Gainesville and Centreville Beginning in Early June
Left lane on I-66 East between Route 29 Gainesville and Route 29 Centreville planned to close for approximately six days beginning on/about June 7; three lanes remain open during peak travel periods

May 27, 2022
Overnight Lane Closures on I-66 East in Fairfax Next Week, May 31 - June 3, for Overhead Bridge Beam Installation

May 27, 2022
Overnight Ramp Closures at Multiple I-66 Interchanges, May 31-June 4, for the Transform 66 Outside the Beltway Project

May 25, 2022
Left-Shoulder Lane on Northbound I-495 (Capital Beltway) in Virginia to Permanently Close as Early as May 31

May 20, 2022
Overnight Ramp Closures at Multiple I-66 Interchanges, May 23-26, for the Transform 66 Outside the Beltway Project

May 20, 2022
Overnight Lane Closures on I-66 East in Fairfax Next Week, May 25-26, for Overhead Bridge Beam Installation

May 20, 2022
Overnight Lane Closures on I-66 East in Centreville This Weekend, May 20-21, and Next Week, May 23-24, for Overhead Bridge Beam Installation

May 18, 2022
Vint Hill Road Overnight Closure in Nokesville May 20
Detour in place during culvert pipe replacement

May 16, 2022
Learn about Repairs to the South Abingdon Street Bridge over I-395 in Arlington
Presentation available online at virginiadot.org/Abingdon395; Give feedback on project plans through June 1

May 16, 2022
Pipe Replacement Along Lawyers Road in Vienna May 17-18
One lane of alternating traffic in each direction during pipe replacement

May 13, 2022
Overnight Full Closure Of I-66 East in Centreville Next Week, May 19, for Crews to Shift Traffic to New Travel Lanes
Traffic detoured via Route 28 North

May 13, 2022
Overnight Ramp Closures at Multiple I-66 Interchanges, May 15-21, for the Transform 66 Outside the Beltway Project

May 13, 2022
Overnight Lane Closures on I-66 East in Centreville Next Week, May 16-21, for Overhead Bridge Beam Installation

May 13, 2022
Virtual Design Public Hearing May 18 on Fox Mill Road and Pinecrest Road Intersection Improvements
Learn more and give feedback online at virginiadot.org/FoxMillPinecrest

May 12, 2022
Overnight Closure of Braddock Road/Walney Road over Route 28 Planned May 14
Ramps from I-66 West and Route 28 North to Braddock Road/Walney Road will also be closed; Detour will be in place

May 11, 2022
Traffic Pattern Change at Nutley Street/I-66 Interchange Starting on or about May 13

May 10, 2022
Traffic Changes at Route 123/I-66 Interchange Starting on or about May 13
Drivers on Route 123 (Chain Bridge Road) North will use nearby traffic signal and temporary ramp to reach I-66 East

May 9, 2022
Overnight Lane Closures on I-66 East in Centreville This Week, May 11-14, for Overhead Bridge Beam Installation

May 6, 2022
Overnight Ramp Closures at Multiple I-66 Interchanges, May 8-14, for the Transform 66 Outside the Beltway Project

May 6, 2022
Pipe Replacement along Wenner Road in Lovettsville May 9
Drivers asked to follow posted detour

May 6, 2022
Ramp from Virginia Center Boulevard to I-66 West to Close for Approximately Six Weeks Beginning on or about May 13 for Continued Nutley Street Interchange Area Construction
Vehicles will be directed to Nutley Street South to access I-66 West

May 6, 2022
Chapel Road Closures in Clifton May 9-11
Daytime detours in place during stormwater pipe replacement

May 5, 2022
Virtual Public Information Meeting May 12 on Route 236 (Little River Turnpike) STARS Study
Participate and give feedback online; learn more at virginiadot.org/Route236Stars

May 2, 2022
Full Weekend-Long Closures Planned for the I-66 Ramps at Stringfellow Road This Weekend, May 6 - 9, for Continued Construction Activity

April 29, 2022
Overnight Ramp Closures at Multiple I-66 Interchanges, May 1-7, for the Transform 66 Outside the Beltway Project

April 29, 2022
Overnight Full Closures Of I-66 in Centreville Area This Weekend, April 29-30, and Next Week, May 2-4, for Continued Bridge Beam Installation at the I-66/Route 28 Interchange
I-66 traffic detoured via Route 28 each night

April 27, 2022
Overnight Closure of Ramps from I-66 East to Route 286 (Fairfax County Parkway) North and South Planned Tonight, April 27

April 22, 2022
Overnight Full Closures Of I-66 in Centreville Area Planned Next Week, April 26-30, for Continued Bridge Beam Installation at the I-66/Route 28 Interchange
I-66 traffic detoured via Route 28 each night

April 22, 2022
Virtual Public Information Meeting April 28 on Phase 2 of Route 1 Multimodal Improvements Study
Participate and give feedback online; learn more at virginiadot.org/Route1MultimodalStudy

April 18, 2022
I-495 and 495 Express Lanes Nightly Lane Closures in Tysons April 22-23
Overnight stoppages on I-495 general purpose lanes, full closures and stoppages of 495 Express Lanes for pedestrian bridge work

April 14, 2022
New Ramp from Route 123 (Chain Bridge Road) South to I-66 West to Open on or about Tuesday, April 19

April 14, 2022
Temporary Relocation of Exit from I-66 West to Route 28 South Begins on or about April 21
Temporary exit is approximately one-half mile east of (prior to) current exit; Overnight lane, ramp closures required on I-66 West April 20-21 to implement change

April 14, 2022
Overnight Ramp Closures at Multiple I-66 Interchanges, April 18-23, for the Transform 66 Outside the Beltway Project

April 14, 2022
Overnight Full Closure Of I-66 East in Centreville Next Week, April 20-23, for Continued Bridge Beam Installation at the I-66/Route 28 Interchange
Traffic detoured via Route 28 North; Overnight lane closures on I-66 West at Route 28 also planned during the same period

April 11, 2022
Commonwealth Transportation Board Invites Public Feedback on Transportation Projects, Initiatives
Public encouraged to provide input on projects that are recommended for funding

April 11, 2022
Springvale Road Closed at Route 7 in Great Falls for Two Days Starting Week of April 25
Update: Weekday detour for intersection reconstruction postponed to May 10-11

April 11, 2022
Virtual Construction Update April 19 on Route 7 Corridor Improvements
Learn about construction progress and give feedback online at connectroute7.org

April 8, 2022
Overnight Ramp Closures at Multiple I-66 Interchanges, April 10 – 15, for the Transform 66 Outside the Beltway Project

April 8, 2022
Overnight Full Closure of I-66 West in Centreville for Route 28 Bridge Beam Installation Planned Next Week, April 11-15
Detours will be posted for I-66 and associated ramp closures

April 8, 2022
Traffic Changes at Nutley Street/I-66 Interchange Starting on or about April 13
Drivers from Nutley Street will use new temporary ramp and traffic signal to reach I-66 West; Overnight closures of ramps from I-66 West to Nutley Street and Nutley Street North to I-66 West planned April 12-13

April 8, 2022
Pipe Replacement along Willisville Road in Upperville April 11-15
Drivers asked to follow posted detour

April 1, 2022
Overnight Ramp Closures at Multiple I-66 Interchanges, April 3 - 9, for Transform 66 Outside the Beltway Project

April 1, 2022
Robin Drive Closed in Catharpin April 4-7
Detour in place during culvert pipe replacement

March 25, 2022
Overnight Ramp Closures at Multiple I-66 Interchanges, March 27 – April 1, for Transform 66 Outside the Beltway Project

March 25, 2022
I-66 in Manassas Area Reduced to One Travel Lane in Each Direction During Overnight Hours Next Week, March 28 – April 1, for Continued Bridge Beam Installation
Two-way traffic will travel in single lane each way on I-66 West; Nightly closures of the ramp from Route 234 Business (Sudley Road) to I-66 East

March 25, 2022
Gallows Road Bridge Beam Installation, I-66 East Overnight Stoppages Planned Next Weekend, April 1-3
Traffic stoppages of up to 30 minutes nightly on I-66 East; Gallows Road reduced to single lane over I-66 during overnight hours; Additional closures in coming weeks

March 25, 2022
New Loop Ramp from Route 123 (Chain Bridge Road) South to I-66 East to Open on or about Tuesday, March 29

March 24, 2022
Piggott Bottom Road Bridge Over Catoctin Creek Closed in Hamilton
Emergency closure required after safety inspection

March 24, 2022
Overnight Lane Closures, Traffic Stoppage on Route 286 (Fairfax County Parkway) North at I-66 Planned Tonight, March 24, for Overhead Bridge Work

March 24, 2022
Pipe Replacement along Kincheloe Road in Clifton March 28-29
Drivers asked to follow posted detour during daytime road closures

March 22, 2022
Virtual Public Information Meeting March 30 on Route 50 Chantilly Study
Participate and give feedback online; learn more at virginiadot.org/Route50ChantillyStudy

March 18, 2022
I-66 in Manassas Area Reduced to One Travel Lane in Each Direction During Overnight Hours Next Week, March 21-25, for Continued Bridge Beam Installation
Two-way traffic will travel in single lane in each direction on I-66 West; Ramp from Route 234 Business (Sudley Road) to I-66 East to close nightly

March 18, 2022
Overnight Ramp Closures at Multiple I-66 Interchanges, March 19 – 26, for Transform 66 Outside the Beltway Project

March 18, 2022
Relocated Exit from I-66 West to Route 28 North and Braddock Road/Walney Road Opens on or about March 22
New exit from I-66 West is approximately one-half mile east of (prior to) current exit; Overnight lane, ramp closures required on I-66 West March 20 and 21 to implement change

March 14, 2022
Governor Youngkin Announces I-495 Express Lanes Northern Extension Construction to Begin

March 14, 2022
Colvin Run Road Detour in Great Falls Begins March 28
West end of Colvin Run Road closed to outgoing vehicles

March 14, 2022
Overnight Lane Closures and Traffic Stoppages on I-66 Near Route 50 This Week, March 17-19, for Waples Mill Road Bridge Beam Installation

March 14, 2022
I-66 in Manassas Area Reduced to One Travel Lane in Each Direction During Overnight Hours This Week, March 16 and 19, for Bridge Beam Installation
Two-way traffic will travel in single lane in each direction on I-66 West; Ramp from Route 234 Business (Sudley Road) to I-66 East to close nightly

March 14, 2022
Overnight Closures on I-66 West at Route 50 in Fairfax This Week for Continued Overhead Bridge Work
Full closure of I-66 West planned Monday night, March 14; Westbound I-66 reduced to single travel lane during overnight hours March 15-17

March 14, 2022
Traffic Signal Upgraded at Columbia Pike and Lacy Boulevard in Bailey's Crossroads
Pedestrian improvements include new accessible crossings

March 11, 2022
Overnight Lane Closures, Stoppages of I-66 West at Route 50 in Fairfax Next Week, March 14-17, for Overhead Bridge Work at I-66/Route 50 Interchange

March 11, 2022
Relocated Exit from I-66 West to Route 28 North and Braddock Road/Walney Road Opens on or about March 18
New exit from I-66 West is approximately one-half mile east of (prior to) current exit; Overnight lane, ramp closures required on I-66 West the week of March 13-17 to implement change

March 11, 2022
Overnight Ramp Closures at Multiple I-66 Interchanges, March 13 – 19, for Transform 66 Outside the Beltway Project

March 9, 2022
Traffic Pattern Change at Nutley Street/I-66 Interchange Starting on or about March 14
Drivers from Nutley Street South will use temporary ramp to reach I-66 West; Extended weekend closure of ramp from I-66 West to Nutley Street South March 11-14 to implement changes

March 8, 2022
Mountain Road Closed in Haymarket March 11-12
Detour in place during culvert pipe replacement

March 8, 2022
Virtual Public Information Meeting March 15 on Shirlington Circle South Rotary Bridge Rehabilitation
Learn more and give feedback online at virginiadot.org/ShirlingtonCircle

March 4, 2022
Overnight Ramp Closures at Multiple I-66 Interchanges, March 6 – 12, for Transform 66 Outside the Beltway Project

March 4, 2022
Full Closure of I-66 West at Route 50 in Fairfax Next Week, March 9-12, for Overhead Bridge Work

March 4, 2022
Exit from I-66 West to Route 28 North and Braddock Road/Walney Road Moving on or about March 11
New exit from I-66 West is approximately one-half mile east of (prior to) the old exit; Overnight lane, ramp closures required on I-66 West the week of March 7-10 to implement change

March 3, 2022
Overnight Lane Closures Planned on I-66 East in Dunn Loring March 4 – 9 for Overhead Bridge Work

Feb. 28, 2022
Duke Street Eastbound Daytime Lane Closures at I-395 in Alexandria March 2
Eastbound traffic shift as part of Duke Street over I-395 bridge project

Feb. 28, 2022
Demolition of Old I-66 Ramp Retaining Walls at Stringfellow Road to Continue During Overnight Hours This Week, February 28 – March 3, and During Daytime and Nighttime Hours This Weekend, March 4-7
Stringfellow Road North reduced to one lane, ramps to I-66 East/from I-66 West to be closed

Feb. 25, 2022
Overnight Closures of Walney Road Between Route 28 and Cabells Mill Drive Planned February 28-March 2

Feb. 25, 2022
Overnight Ramp Closures at Multiple I-66 Interchanges, February 27-March 5, for Transform 66 Outside the Beltway Project

Feb. 25, 2022
Extended Weekend Closure of Ramp from I-66 West to Nutley Street Planned March 4-7

Feb. 25, 2022
Overnight Lane Closures Planned on I-66 East in Dunn Loring Next Week, March 2-6, for Overhead Bridge Work

Feb. 23, 2022
Ramp Closure on Southbound I-395 to Eastbound Edsall Road in Fairfax County Scheduled This Saturday Night, Feb. 26
Update: Closure for ramp barrier work scheduled Saturday night, March 12

Feb. 23, 2022
I-66 in Manassas Area Reduced to One Travel Lane in Each Direction During Overnight Hours This Weekend, February 26-27, for Bridge Beam Installation
Two-way traffic will travel in single lane in each direction on I-66 West; Ramp from Route 234 Business (Sudley Road) to I-66 East to close nightly

Feb. 22, 2022
I-66 East at I-495 to be Closed During Overnight Hours February 24 and 25 for Bridge Beam Installation
Nightly lane closures, stoppages of I-66 East at I-495 for bridge work will continue this weekend and next week February 26 – March 3

Feb. 22, 2022
Demolition of Old I-66 Ramp Retaining Walls at Stringfellow Road to Continue During Overnight Hours This Week, February 22-24, and During Daytime and Overnight Hours This Weekend, February 25-28
Stringfellow Road North reduced to one lane, ramps to I-66 East/from I-66 West to be closed

Feb. 18, 2022
Overnight Ramp Closures at Multiple I-66 Interchanges, February 21-26 for Transform 66 Outside the Beltway Project

Feb. 18, 2022
Overnight Closures, Stoppages Of I-66 West in Centreville for Bridge Beam Installation Next Week, February 21-25
On Monday night, February 21, detours will be posted for I-66 West

Feb. 16, 2022
Right Turn from Monument Drive North to I-66 East Closing for Approximately Six Months beginning Monday, February 21, for the Transform 66 Outside the Beltway Project

Feb. 16, 2022
I-66 in Manassas Area Reduced to One Travel Lane in Each Direction During Overnight Hours This Weekend, February 19-20, for Bridge Beam Installation
Two-way traffic will travel in single lane in each direction on I-66 West; Ramps from Route 234 Business (Sudley Road) to I-66 East to close nightly

Feb. 14, 2022
Demolition of Old I-66 Ramp Retaining Walls at Stringfellow Road to Continue During Overnight Hours This Week, February 15-17, and During Daytime and Evening Hours This Weekend, February 18-22
Stringfellow Road North reduced to one lane, ramps to I-66 East/from I-66 West to be closed

Feb. 11, 2022
Overnight Ramp Closures at Multiple I-66 Interchanges, February 13-19, for the Transform 66 Outside the Beltway Project
Ramp closures include multiple ramps at the I-495/I-66 Interchange for overhead bridge work and traffic shift on I-66 West

Feb. 9, 2022
Demolition of Old I-66 Ramp Retaining Walls at Stringfellow Road to Continue This Weekend, February 11-14, During Daytime and Overnight Hours
Stringfellow Road North reduced to one lane, ramps to I-66 East/from I-66 West to be closed; Stringfellow Road ramps also closed Wednesday night, Feb. 9

Feb. 7, 2022
Westbound Route 7 Traffic Shift in McLean Begins Feb. 10
Update: Traffic Shift Between Laurel Hill Road and Lewinsville Road Postponed to March 3

Feb. 4, 2022
Overnight Sign Installation Will Close Braddock Road at Route 28 on February 8 and the Ramp from Route 28 North to Braddock Road/Walney Road on February 9

Feb. 4, 2022
Overnight Lane Closures Planned on I-66 East in Dunn Loring Next Week, February 6-11, for Continued Overhead Bridge Work

Feb. 4, 2022
Overnight Closure of the Ramp from Route 29 (Lee Highway) to I-66 East in Centreville Planned February 9 and 10 for the Transform 66 Outside the Beltway Project

Feb. 4, 2022
Overnight Lane Closures on I-66 West in Manassas Next Week, February 7-12, for Continued Overhead Bridge Work

Feb. 2, 2022
Demolition of Old I-66 Bridges at Stringfellow Road to Continue This Weekend, February 4-7, During Daytime and Overnight Hours
Stringfellow Road North reduced to one lane; ramps to I-66 East/from I-66 West to be closed

Feb. 2, 2022
Give Input on Route 29 and Route 294 Project Pipeline Studies
Take surveys through Feb. 16; more at vaprojectpipeline.org

Feb. 2, 2022
Give Input on Route 7 and Route 236 Project Pipeline Studies
Take surveys through Feb. 16; more at vaprojectpipeline.org

Feb. 1, 2022
Overnight Lane Closures, Stoppages Of I-66 West in Centreville for Bridge Beam Installation Tonight, February 1, through Friday, February 4

Jan. 31, 2022
Duke Street Westbound Daytime Lane Closures at I-395 in Alexandria Feb. 2
Westbound traffic shift as part of Duke Street over I-395 bridge project

Jan. 29, 2022
Northern Virginia: Freezing Temps Causing Icy Spots
Drivers asked to watch for icy spots; winds gusts expected to increase

Jan. 28, 2022
Overnight Lane Closures Planned on I-66 East in Vienna Next Week, January 31-February 5, for Continued Overhead Bridge Work

Jan. 28, 2022
Overnight Lane Closures on I-66 West in Manassas Next Week, January 30-February 4, for Continued Overhead Bridge Work

Jan. 28, 2022
Overnight Ramp Closures at Multiple I-66 Interchanges, January 31-February 4, for the Transform 66 Outside the Beltway Project

Jan. 28, 2022
Northern Virginia: Wintry Weather to Impact Friday PM Commute
Residents asked to monitor forecasts; Plan now to avoid nonessential travel once storm begins

Jan. 27, 2022
Westbound Route 7 Traffic Shift in Great Falls Begins Feb. 3
Update: Traffic Shift Between Carpers Farm Way and Colvin Forest Drive Postponed to Feb. 8

Jan. 27, 2022
Northern Virginia: Crews Preparing for Friday-Saturday Snow
Residents asked to monitor forecasts; plan now to avoid nonessential travel

Jan. 25, 2022
I-66 West to be Closed During Overnight Hours in Centreville for Bridge Beam Installation This Weekend, January 28-30, and Next Week, January 31-February 1
Detour via new Collector-Distributor Lane and Route 28

Jan. 21, 2022
Overnight Demolition of the Old Gallows Road Bridge over I-66 Continues This Weekend, January 21-23, and Next Week, January 24-26

Jan. 21, 2022
Overnight Ramp Closures at Multiple I-66 Interchanges, January 24-28, for the Transform 66 Outside the Beltway Project

Jan. 21, 2022
Overnight Lane Closures Planned on I-66 East in Vienna Next Week, January 24-29, for Continued Overhead Bridge Work

Jan. 20, 2022
Overnight Lane Closures on I-66 West in Manassas This Weekend, January 22-23, and Next Week, January 24-27, for Overhead Bridge Work

Jan. 20, 2022
Virtual Public Information Meeting Jan. 26 on Design Plans to Improve Telegraph Road at Hayfield Road
Learn more and give feedback online at virginiadot.org/TelegraphatHayfield

Jan. 20, 2022
UPDATE: Eastbound Route 7 Traffic Shift in Vienna Begins Jan. 25
Between Lyons Street and Lewinsville Road

Jan. 19, 2022
Northern Virginia: Wintry Weather to Impact Thursday AM Commute
Residents asked to monitor forecasts, watch for icy spots

Jan. 18, 2022
Groundbreaking Scheduled Jan. 24 for Route 7 and George Washington Boulevard Overpass

Jan. 17, 2022
Overnight Lane and Ramp Closures on I-495 North and I-66 East Tonight and Tomorrow Night, January 17-18, for Overhead Bridge Work at the I-66/I-495 Interchange

Jan. 17, 2022
Northern Virginia: Stay Alert to Slick Travel Conditions
Strong winds may cause debris on roads; Watch for icy spots and refreeze overnight

Jan. 17, 2022
Overnight Demolition Continues at old Gallows Road Bridge over I-66 This Week, January 18-20

Jan. 17, 2022
Northern Virginia: Crews Continue to Treat Icy Spots
Drivers asked to watch for icy spots; downed trees are a concern today

Jan. 16, 2022
Northern Virginia: Delay Travel and Be Alert to Ice and Refreeze
Residents asked to avoid nonessential travel Sunday through Monday; Ice is a major concern

Jan. 16, 2022
Northern Virginia: Crews Deploying to Treat Wintry Weather
Residents asked to avoid nonessential travel Sunday through Monday; ice is a major concern

Jan. 15, 2022
Northern Virginia: Crews Ready for Sunday Wintry Weather
Residents asked to monitor forecasts, Plan ahead to avoid nonessential travel during winter weather and be aware of the potential for black ice and nightly refreeze

Jan. 14, 2022
Ramp from I-66 West to Vienna/Fairfax-GMU Metrorail Station to Close for Approximately Three Weeks Beginning Friday Night, January 21, for the Transform 66 Outside the Beltway Project

Jan. 14, 2022
Northern Virginia: Crews Preparing for Sunday-Monday Snow
Residents asked to monitor forecasts; plan ahead to avoid nonessential travel Sunday through Monday

Jan. 14, 2022
Overnight Ramp Closures at Multiple I-66 Interchanges, January 16-21, for the Transform 66 Outside the Beltway Project

Jan. 12, 2022
UPDATE: Eastbound Route 7 Traffic Shift in Vienna Begins Jan. 18
Between Lyons Street and Lewinsville Road

Jan. 11, 2022
Overnight Lane Closures Planned on I-66 East in Vienna This Weekend, January 14-15, and Next Week, January 16-20, for Overhead Bridge Work

Jan. 11, 2022
Daytime Mobile Double Lane Closures on I-66 East and West between Gainesville and I-495 Planned for Thursday, January 13, for Lane Striping

Jan. 11, 2022
Virtual Public Information Meeting Jan. 13 on Braddock Road Multimodal Improvements
Learn more and give feedback online at virginiadot.org/BraddockMultimodal

Jan. 7, 2022
Overnight Ramp Closures at Multiple I-66 Interchanges, January 9-15, for the Transform 66 Outside the Beltway Project

Jan. 7, 2022
Northern Virginia: Be Alert to Refreeze Throughout the Weekend
Crews continue to treat icy spots, winds may bring down trees and power lines

Jan. 7, 2022
Demolition of old Gallows Road Bridge over I-66 to Resume Next Week, January 9-16

Jan. 6, 2022
Northern Virginia: Crews Ready for More Snow Late Thursday and Early Friday
Pre-treatment began Wednesday night; Plan now to avoid unnecessary travel overnight through Friday

Jan. 5, 2022
Northern Virginia: Crews Preparing for Thursday PM Snow
Residents asked to monitor forecasts; plan ahead to avoid nonessential travel through the height of the storm

Jan. 5, 2022
I-66 Reduced to One Lane in Each Direction in Manassas Saturday Night, January 8, for Bridge Beam Installation
Two-way traffic will travel in a single lane in each direction on I-66 East near Manassas Safety Rest Area; Sunday night, January 9, will be used as backup should inclement conditions occur

Jan. 4, 2022
Daytime Mobile Double Lane Closures on I-66 East and West between Gainesville and I-495 Planned for Tomorrow, January 5, for Lane Striping

Jan. 4, 2022
Interstate 95 Closed Through Fredericksburg Area
Snow plows and tow trucks are on scene

Jan. 3, 2022
Northern Virginia: Crews Continue to Clear Roads Ahead of Refreeze
Residents asked to avoid nonessential travel; watch for downed trees; prepare for refreeze

Jan. 2, 2022
Northern Virginia: Crews Staging for Monday AM Snow
Residents asked to monitor forecasts; plan ahead to avoid nonessential travel through the height of the storm



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