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Correction for Overnight Closure on Westbound I-66 Inside the Beltway, Tuesday, March 21

Provided by Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) Westbound Interstate 66 inside the Beltway will be closed for 20-minute intervals overnight on Tuesday, March 21 for tolling construction. Starting at 9:30 p. m., the right lane of the highway will be closed to mobilize equipment. The 20-minute closures will occur between midnight and 4:00 a. m. The right lane will reopen …

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VRE Votes to Advance Broad Run Terminus Expansion Alternative

Provided by Virginia Railway Express (VRE) The Virginia Railway Express (VRE) Operations Board unanimously voted to advance the Broad Run Terminus Expansion alternative of the Gainesville-Haymarket Extension Study.  This alternative, which was recommended by the VRE staff and endorsed by the Prince William County Board of Supervisors, allows for capacity expansion along the Manassas line by expanding storage at the Broad …

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Overnight Closures on Westbound I-66 Inside the Beltway

Provided by Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) Westbound Interstate 66 inside the Beltway will be closed for 20-minute intervals overnight on Thursday, March 16 and Tuesday, March 21 for tolling construction. Starting at 9:30 p. m., the right lane of the highway will be closed to mobilize equipment. The 20-minute closures will occur between midnight and 4:00 a. m. The …

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Quarterly Update on Transportation Projects Around the County

Provided by Prince William County The Prince William Board of County Supervisors recently saw presentations from the Prince William and Virginia departments of transportation showing the status of road projects across the county.  Prince William Department of Transportation projects include: Design on the Route 28 Phase II project between Fitzwater Drive and Vint Hill Road is complete and construction is …

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VDOT Crews Prepping for Monday Snow

Provided by Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) Road crews are preparing for major snowfall to start during the evening commute Monday, and the Virginia Department of Transportation asks that drivers and residents do the same.   Crews are pre-treating interstates and high-volume roads with brine today, to help prevent snow from sticking when the storm begins. VDOT asks that drivers …

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PRTC Names New Executive Director

Provided by Potomac and Rappahannock Transportation Commission (PRTC) Dr. Robert (Bob) Schneider has been hired as the new Executive Director of the Potomac and Rappahannock Transportation Commission, PRTC. Schneider is currently the Executive Director of Central Midlands Transit (The COMET) in Columbia, South Carolina. “The PRTC Board of Directors is excited to announce the appointment of Dr. Robert Schneider as …

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Full Closures on Eastbound Dulles Connector Road Rescheduled for March 10-11

Provided by Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) Starting at 9:30 p. m., Friday, March 10, the right eastbound lane of the Dulles Connector Road (Route 267 at mile marker 27, east of Chain Bridge Rd.) will be closed to mobilize a crane that will lift an overhead toll gantry. Full closures of up to 20 minutes each will occur between …

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I-395 HOV Lanes to Close During Overnight Periods Starting Tonight, March 8

Provided by Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) Starting tonight, Wednesday, March 8, the 395 Express Lanes project team will begin preliminary work, or “early work” to prepare for project construction to kick off this summer. Early works activities will help the project meet its aggressive schedule and will include efforts performed both in-the-field and remotely. Early works activities include geotechnical investigations …

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I-95 Lane Closures in Prince William Next Week

Provided by Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) Lane closures will occur along northbound and southbound I-95 between Cardinal Drive and the Dale City cars-only rest area Monday, March 6 through Thursday, March 9 for inspection of the bridges over Neabsco Creek, according to the Virginia Department of Transportation.  The closures will occur as follows:  Monday, March 6: Southbound right lane …

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PRTC Needs Your Input Regarding Future Transportation Services

Provided by Prince William County The Potomac Rappahannock Transportation commission, or PRTC, wants to know what the people of Prince William, Manassas and Manassas Park want to see with regards to overall, multi-modal, regional transportation over the next 10 years. PRTC provides bus service in the area through OmniRide, OmniLink and OmniMatch. Chuck Steigerwald, PRTC’s director of Strategic Planning, said …

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