VDOT News - Northern Virginia



Ellen Kamilakis

Oct. 11, 2018

Popes Head Road Closure Begins Monday
Detour in place during bridge replacement

FAIRFAX – Popes Head Road (Route 654) between Colchester Road (Route 612) and Fairfax County Parkway (Route 286) will be closed to through traffic for approximately four weeks beginning Monday, Oct. 15 to replace the bridge over Piney Branch, according to the Virginia Department of Transportation.

Residents, businesses and places of worship within the closure area, emergency vehicles, school buses and those traveling to and from the Fairfax County Police Range, Fairfax County Police Association building and Popes Head Park will have access to the closed portion of Popes Head Road; however, they will not be able to go beyond the point of bridge replacement in either direction.

Through traffic will be detoured via Fairfax County Parkway, Braddock Road (Route 620) and Colchester Road back to Popes Head Road.

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