I-66 Lane Closures and Traffic Changes, Week of Jan. 12

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Provided by Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT)

What’s Happening

Transform 66 Outside the Beltway Project construction continues throughout the corridor during daytime and overnight hours as weather conditions allow. Current activities include:
  • Bridge demolition at Route 29 in Centreville
  • Constructing bridge foundations at Compton Road, Route 28, Route 123, Vaden Drive, and I-495
  • Small charge dynamite operations along I-66 East and West near Route 28
  • Bridge deck work for new collector-distributor road over Route 234 Business (Sudley Road) and new Route 28 bridges over I-66
  • Relocating waterlines at Jermantown Road, Stringfellow Road, and Gallows Road
  • Constructing new utility duct bank and relocating underground utilities along I-66 East
  • Constructing retaining walls along I-66 and Route 28
  • Corridor-wide roadway maintenance as needed

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 Virginia511 app.
ROUTE 29 / GAINESVILLE
No significant traffic impacts scheduled.
ROUTE 234 BUSINESS (SUDLEY ROAD) / MANASSAS
No significant traffic impacts scheduled.
ROUTE 28 (SULLY ROAD) / CENTREVILLE
I-66 East and West between Route 29 Centreville and Stringfellow Road
Route 28 North and South between Route 29 and Braddock Road
Ramps from Route 28 to I-66 East
Monday, Jan. 13, through Friday, Jan. 17: 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon
Temporary 15-minute stoppages of traffic on I-66 East and West, and Route 28 North and South for blasting operations. Additionally, stoppages will occur on the ramps from Route 28 to I-66 East.
I-66 West at Route 29 Centreville
Ramp from I-66 West to Route 29 Centreville
Monday, Jan. 13: 9:30 p.m. to 6:00 a.m.
Two lanes will be closed for removal of an overhead cantilever. Additionally, the ramp from I-66 West to Route 29 Centreville will be closed from 12:00 midnight to 4:00 a.m. Drivers will be directed prior to the closure to Route 28 South, then follow signs to Route 29 North or South.
I-66 West from Compton Road to Bull Run Drive
Wednesday, Jan. 15: 9:00 p.m. to 6:00 a.m.
Three lanes will be closed for overhead gantry removal. Drivers should expect slowdowns and periodic 20-minute stoppages between 12:00 midnight and 4:00 a.m.
I-66 East from Compton Road to Route 29 Centreville
Thursday, Jan. 16: 8:00 p.m. to 5:00 a.m.
Three lanes will be closed for overhead gantry removal. Drivers should expect slowdowns and periodic 20-minute stoppages between 12:00 midnight and 4:00 a.m.
Ramp from Route 29 North in Centreville to I-66 East
Starting Thursday, Jan. 16, through May 2020
The left-turn lane and ramp from northbound Route 29 to I-66 East will be closed for approximately four months. Drivers on Route 29 North will be directed to stay to the left and continue to the intersection at Trinity Parkway/Machen Road. At the traffic signal, drivers will use the left-most left turn lane to make a U-turn onto Route 29 South, then stay to the right, and follow signs to I-66 East. As an alternate route, drivers can continue farther north to Route 28 North, stay to the right, and follow signs to I-66 East.
ROUTE 286 (FAIRFAX COUNTY PARKWAY) / FAIR LAKES
Stringfellow Road between Fair Lakes Boulevard and Village Square Drive
Monday, Jan. 13, through Friday, Jan. 17: 9:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Friday, Jan. 17, from 9:00 p.m. until 3:00 p.m. Monday, Jan. 20
The right lane of southbound Stringfellow Road will be closed for underground utility relocation. The lane will be reopened weekdays between 3:00 and 9:00 p.m. to accommodate the evening rush.
ROUTE 50 / FAIRFAX
No significant traffic impacts scheduled.
ROUTE 123 (CHAIN BRIDGE ROAD) / OAKTON – CITY OF FAIRFAX
No significant traffic impacts scheduled.
ROUTE 243 (NUTLEY STREET) / VIENNA
I-66 East from Nutley Street to Cedar Lane
Tuesday, Jan. 14: 9:00 p.m. to 5:00 a.m.
Three lanes will be closed for overhead gantry removal. Drivers should expect slowdowns and periodic 20-minute stoppages between 12:00 midnight and 4:00 a.m.
I-66 West from Nutley Street to Blake Lane
Friday, Jan. 17: 9:00 p.m. to 5:00 a.m.
Three lanes will be closed for overhead gantry removal. Drivers should expect slowdowns and periodic 20-minute stoppages between 12:00 midnight and 4:00 a.m.
I-495 (CAPITAL BELTWAY) / DUNN LORING
Ramp from I-66 East to I-495 South Express Lanes
Tuesday, Jan. 14: 9:00 p.m. to 5:00 a.m.
The ramp from I-66 East to the 495 Express Lanes South will be closed for utility work. Drivers will be directed to take the exit for the I-495 South general-purpose lanes.

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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