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Jennifer McCord 703-259-1779
jennifer.mccord@vdot.virginia.gov

NR09-71

Aug. 7, 2009



I-395 HOV LANES CLOSED THIS WEEKEND
I-95 reversible lanes will remain open

The Interstate 395 high occupancy vehicle (HOV) lanes will be closed to all traffic this weekend from 9 p.m. Friday, Aug. 7 until 5 a.m. Sunday, Aug. 9 between the 14th Street Bridge and the Capital Beltway, as crews mill and pave the roadway and replace signs.

The I-95 HOV lanes will remain open to traffic throughout the weekend.  Motorists can enter the I-95 HOV lanes just south of Springfield when the lanes run southbound from Friday night until 2 p.m. Saturday.  When the HOV lanes run northbound beginning at 4 p.m. Saturday, motorists will have to exit the lanes at mile marker 166 in Springfield and use the regular lanes.

Portable message signs detailing the closure are posted.



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