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Aug. 6, 2018



Nightly Lane Closures, Periodic Stoppages on I-66 This Week Between Route 28 and Nutley Street for Removal of Overhead Gantries and Signs

FAIRFAX, Va. -  Drivers should expect overnight lane closures and periodic late-night stoppages on eastbound and westbound I-66 between Route 28 and Nutley Street Sunday, August 5 through Saturday, August 11 for crews to remove overhead gantries and signs as part of the Transform 66 Outside the Beltway project.  

Details include:

Sunday, August 5: Westbound I-66 Between Nutley Street and Route 123

  • Temporary closure of the three right lanes between 9:30 p.m. and 5 a.m.
  • Periodic stoppages of up to 15 minutes between midnight and 4 a.m. on westbound I-66 between U.S. Route 50 and Jermantown Road to remove two overhead gantries.

Monday, August 6: Eastbound I-66 Between Route 123 and Nutley Street

  • Temporary closure of the three right lanes between 9 p.m. and 5 a.m.
  • Periodic stoppages of up to 15 minutes between midnight and 4 a.m. on the CD lane from I-66 east to Nutley Street to remove two overhead gantries.

Tuesday, August 7: Eastbound I-66 between US Route 50 and Route 123

  • Temporary closure of the three left lanes of eastbound I-66 between 9 p.m. and 5 a.m.
  • Periodic stoppages of up to 15 minutes between midnight and 4 a.m. on eastbound I-66 between US Route 50 and Chain Bridge Road (Route 123) to remove two overhead gantries.

Wednesday, August 8: Westbound I-66 between Jermantown Road and U.S. Route 50

  • Temporary closure of the three right lanes between 9:30 p.m. and 5 a.m.
  • Periodic stoppages of up to 15 minutes between midnight and 4 a.m. on westbound I-66 between Jermantown Road and U.S. Route 50 to remove an overhead gantry.

Thursday, August 9: Westbound I-66 between Jermantown Road and U.S. Route 50

  • Temporary closure of the three left lanes between 9:30 p.m. and 5 a.m.
  • Periodic stoppages of up to 15 minutes between midnight and 4 a.m. on westbound I-66 between Jermantown Road and U.S. Route 50 to remove an overhead gantry.

Friday, August 10: Westbound I-66 between Jermantown Road and West Ox Road

  • Temporary closure of the three left lanes between 9 p.m. and 9 a.m.
  • Periodic stoppages of up to 15 minutes between midnight and 5 a.m. on westbound I-66 between Jermantown Road and U.S. Route 50 to remove two overhead gantries.

Saturday, August 11: Eastbound I-66 between Route 28 and Stringfellow Road

  • Temporary closure of the three left lanes of westbound I-66 9 p.m. and 9 a.m.
  • Periodic stoppages of up to 15 minutes between midnight and 5 a.m. on eastbound I-66 between Route 28 and Stringfellow Road to remove two overhead gantries.

All work is weather dependent and will be rescheduled if inclement weather occurs.

The I-66 Outside the Beltway Express Lanes are expected to open in December 2022.

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