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Ellen Kamilakis
ellen.kamilakis@vdot.virginia.gov
Elisa Bell
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NR18-054

April 16, 2018



495 Express Lanes Jones Branch Access Point Closures This Week
Ramp closures to lift Jones Branch Connector bridge beams

TYSONS – Overnight ramp closures will occur on the 495 Express Lanes this week for crews to continue installing beams at the Jones Branch Connector bridge, according to the Virginia Department of Transportation.

From 10 p.m. until 4 a.m. Monday through Friday nights (April 16-20), both the northbound and southbound 495 Express Lanes ramps to Jones Branch Drive will be closed. Drivers will be detoured to the Westpark Drive access point to exit from the Express Lanes.

Drivers are asked to expect delays and use alternate routes. 

The work is part of the Jones Branch Connector project, which is scheduled to partially open to traffic in late 2018 with final completion in late 2019.

On Twitter, follow VDOT Northern Virginia at @vadotnova, and the 495 and 95 Express Lanes at @VAExpressLanes.

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