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I-66 Lane Closures and Traffic Changes, Week of Oct. 21

Provided by Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT)

The scheduled I-66 lane closures and traffic changes for the week of Oct. 21 are listed below.

What’s Happening

Crews continue shifting travel lanes and setting concrete barriers to create safe work zones along Interstate 66. Upcoming planned construction activities include:
  • *NEW* Excavation for retaining walls near Jermantown Road
  • *NEW* Excavation and blasting for storm drain trenches at the future University Boulevard Park and Ride Lot
  • Grading, excavating, and clearing trees and brush at the Route 28, Route 123, and Route 50 interchanges and other work zone locations along the corridor
  • Grading and drainage work at the future University Boulevard Park and Ride Lot
  • Grading and excavating for the new E.C. Lawrence Park Access Road
  • Relocation of underground and overhead utilities along I-66

Upcoming Lane Closures and Traffic Changes

The following planned lane closures are expected to have significant traffic impacts. All work is subject to change based on weather and schedule. Find the latest information on travel conditions and work zones by visiting 511virginia.org or downloading the Virginia 511 app.
ROUTE 29 / GAINESVILLE
No significant traffic impacts scheduled.
ROUTE 234 (SUDLEY ROAD) / MANASSAS
I-66 West from Compton Road to Route 234 (Sudley Road)
Sunday, Oct. 21: 8:00 p. m. to 5:00 a. m.
Monday, Oct. 22 – Thursday, Oct. 25: 9:00 p. m. to 6:00 a. m.
Three lanes will be closed to implement long-term lane shifts. Drivers should expect occasional 15-minute stoppages.
ROUTE 28 (SULLY ROAD) / CENTREVILLE
No significant traffic impacts scheduled.
 
ROUTE 286 (FAIRFAX COUNTY PARKWAY)
I-66 West from Monument Drive to Stringfellow Road
Tuesday, Oct. 23 – Thursday, Oct. 25: 9:30 p. m. to 5:00 a. m.
Friday, Oct. 26: 9:00 p. m. to 9:00 a. m.
Three lanes will be closed to implement long-term lane shifts. Drivers should expect occasional 15-minute stoppages.
ROUTE 50 / FAIRFAX
I-66 East from Jermantown Road to Blake Lane
Sunday, Oct. 21: 8:00 p. m. to 5:00 a. m.
Monday, Oct. 22 – Thursday, Oct. 25: 9:00 p. m. to 5:00 a. m.
Friday, Oct. 26: 9:00 p. m. to 9:00 a. m.
Three lanes will be closed to implement long-term lane shifts. Drivers should expect occasional 15-minute stoppages.
ROUTE 123 (CHAIN BRIDGE ROAD) / OAKTON – CITY OF FAIRFAX
I-66 East from Jermantown Road to Blake Lane
Sunday, Oct. 21: 8:00 p. m. to 5:00 a. m.
Monday, Oct. 22 – Thursday, Oct. 25: 9:00 p. m. to 5:00 a. m.
Friday, Oct. 26: 9:00 p. m. to 9:00 a. m.
Three lanes will be closed to implement long-term lane shifts. Drivers should expect occasional 15-minute stoppages.
ROUTE 243 (NUTLEY STREET) / VIENNA
No significant traffic impacts scheduled.
I-495 (CAPITAL BELTWAY)
I-495 South from Route 7 to I-66
Monday, Oct. 22: 9:30 p. m. to 5:00 a. m.
Three lanes will be closed to implement long-term lane shifts. Drivers should expect occasional 15-minute stoppages.

Commuter Alternatives

VDOT and the project team have invested in a broad range of programs to help commuters and others stay mobile and safe during construction. Learn more about carpool, vanpool, telework, and commuter bus alternatives.

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