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Express Lanes to open in early December on I-66 Inside the Beltway

Provided by Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) Soon, anyone can travel these lanes during rush hour. If driving alone, you’ll need to pay a toll with an E-ZPass. If carpooling as HOV-2+, you can travel for free with an E-ZPass Flex. When riding a bus, you will have more options and a more reliable trip. Express Lanes are opening on I-66 from …

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VDOT: Rigged and Ready for Winter

Provided by Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) The Virginia Department of Transportation’s resources are in place for when winter arrives in Northern Virginia. Almost $84.9 million is set aside for snow removal in northern Virginia this winter, and the agency’s state and contracted fleet is ready with more than 4,500 pieces of equipment. More than 120,000 tons of salt, 250,000 …

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Design Public Hearings Scheduled for Transform 66 Outside the Beltway

Provided by Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) The Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT), in partnership with I-66 Express Mobility Partners (EMP), will host Design Public Hearings on the Transform 66 Outside the Beltway Project regarding plans for the 22.5 mile corridor from I-495 to University Boulevard in Gainesville. Public Hearing Dates and Locations All hearing times are from 6:00 p. …

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Express Lanes Announce Winner of “Go the Billionth Mile” Contest

Provided by Transurban Transurban, operator of the 495 and 95 Express Lanes, announced that Tammie B. of Alexandria is the winner of the “Go the Billionth Mile” contest and will receive one year of toll-free travel on the 495 and 95 Express Lanes. The contest was held in September 2017 to celebrate the milestone of one billion miles traveled since …

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Logmill Road Closure Oct. 30 – Nov. 3

Provided by Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) Logmill Road (Route 701) between Route 234 and Shelter Lane (Route 601) will be closed to through traffic, weather permitting, from 7:00 a. m. Monday, Oct. 30 to 3:30 p. m. Friday, Nov. 3 for stormwater pipe replacement, according to the Virginia Department of Transportation. Residents within the closure area, emergency vehicles and …

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VDOT to Host Incident Management Open House Nov. 11

Provided by Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) To kick off Federal Highway Administration’s National Traffic Incident Response Week, the Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) is hosting its first-ever Incident Management Open House on Nov. 11 from 10:00 a. m. to 2:00 p. m. at the Northern Virginia District Office, 4975 Alliance Drive, Fairfax, to make the equipment, systems, and staff …

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Design Public Hearings Scheduled for Transform 66 Outside the Beltway

Provided by Transform66.org The Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT), in partnership with I-66 Express Mobility Partners (EMP), will host Design Public Hearings on the Transform 66 Outside the Beltway Project regarding plans for the 22.5 mile corridor from I-495 to University Boulevard in Gainesville. Public Hearing Dates and Locations: All hearing times are from 6:00 p. m. until 8:30 p. m. A …

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Old Centreville Road Bridge Repairs Complete

Provided by Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) Rehabilitation of the nearly 50-year-old Old Centreville Road bridge over Bull Run has been completed, according to the Virginia Department of Transportation. Construction began in January, with bridge traffic reduced from two lanes to one. Traffic was controlled via temporary traffic signals, which allowed the project to be completed more quickly. The bridge …

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Design Public Hearing on Future University Blvd. Park & Ride Lot

Provided by Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) The Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) and project partner I-66 Express Mobility Partners will host a Design Public Hearing on a planned park & ride lot at University Blvd. in Gainesville (northeast corner of I-66 and U.S. Route 29 interchange). Hearing Date and Location:  Tuesday, Oct. 10,, 6:00-8:00 p. m. Piney Branch Elementary School Cafeteria/Gym 8301 Linton Hall …

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VDOT Northern Virginia 13th Annual Career Fair is Oct. 5

Provided by Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) The Virginia Department of Transportation Northern Virginia District will hold its 13th annual Transportation Career Fair Thursday, Oct. 5 from 9:00 a. m. to 1:00 p. m. at the Prince William County Fairgrounds, 10624 Dumfries Road, Manassas. Around 1,700 high school students will be able to network with about 100 engineering firms, organizations, …

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