News Releases - Northern Virginia

July 30, 2014
GEORGETOWN PIKE PAVING PROJECT STARTS AUGUST 10

July 28, 2014
NEW TRAFFIC PATTERN AT ROUTE 7 WIDENING
Westbound traffic shift scheduled for Wednesday

July 17, 2014
Governor McAuliffe Launches Plan to Help Fix I-66
25-mile project would include new express lanes, rapid bus service, park and-ride network

July 16, 2014
FLASHING RED ARROWS COMING TO GALLOWS ROAD I-495 RAMP
New signal displays will go into effect July 18, will improve safety at intersection

July 3, 2014
SHERWOOD HALL LANE PAVING AND BIKE LANE PROJECT STARTS JULY 7

June 23, 2014
DRY MILL ROAD REOPENS TO TRAFFIC
Emergency repairs complete

June 23, 2014
VDOT INFO MEETING ON ROUTE 7 CORRIDOR IMPROVEMENTS
June 24 at Forestville Elementary School

June 20, 2014
OVERNIGHT TEMPORARY LANE CLOSURES JUNE 22-30

June 20, 2014
ROUTE 7 TRUCK-CLIMBING LANE WORK BEGINS NEXT WEEK
Project includes roundabouts at Rt. 9 ramps, relocated W&OD Trail and other improvements

June 18, 2014
GOVERNOR MCAULIFFE ANNOUNCES TRANSPORTATION FUNDING WILL HELP EASE CONGESTION IN NORTHERN VIRGINIA
Transportation Board approves funding for I-66, I-495 and transit improvements

June 13, 2014
EMERGENCY REPAIRS UNDERWAY ON DRY MILL ROAD
New detour in place through next weekend

June 12, 2014
DRY MILL ROAD CLOSED FOR EMERGENCY REPAIRS

May 21, 2014
OVERNIGHT DETOUR ON STRINGFELLOW ROAD MAY 22-24

May 19, 2014
EXPECT DELAYS SUNDAY FOR ROLLING THUNDER

May 19, 2014
TWIN LAKES BRIDGE REPLACEMENT COMING
Summer-long detour starts June 25

May 15, 2014
EMERGENCY WORK AT BELTWAY OUTER LOOP AND ROUTE 50

May 14, 2014
IMPROVEMENTS COMPLETE AT 28/66
Longer left-turn lanes to improve safety and wait times

May 14, 2014
BRIEF I-395 HOV CLOSURE THURSDAY MORNING

May 13, 2014
VDOT ROADSIDE MOWING UNDERWAY
Sight distance remains priority; Drivers asked to slow for mobile crews

May 9, 2014
TOWLSTON ROAD BRIDGE REPLACEMENT COMING
Closure for utility work May 19-21; Summer-long closure starts June 25

May 8, 2014
NIGHT WORK ON WESTBOUND I-66 FOR SOUND WALL

May 7, 2014
NEW SIGNAL AT RT. 7 AND REDBERRY
Intersection improvements part of Rt. 7 widening project

May 7, 2014
ADEN ROAD DETOUR TODAY, TOMORROW
Pipe and pavement repairs due to heavy rain

May 2, 2014
I-66 WIDENING MEETING NEXT WEEK
Meet the project team May 8 at Haymarket Town Hall

April 25, 2014
ROUTE 50 INTERCHANGE UPDATE
Several long-term closures opened; New traffic patterns and short-term closures

April 25, 2014
ROUTE 7 TRUCK-CLIMBING LANE AND OTHER IMPROVEMENTS COMING SOON
“Pardon our Dust” meeting May 15 at Loudoun County High School

April 21, 2014
VDOT TO HOLD PUBLIC HEARING TUESDAY FOR IMPROVING ACCESS TO DULLES AIRPORT

April 21, 2014
FAIRFAX COUNTY PARKWAY TRAIL REPAIRS BEGIN TODAY
Scan QR code, visit project page for info on rolling closures

April 18, 2014
NEW PAVEMENT, BIKE LANES FOR SHERWOOD HALL LANE

April 9, 2014
WALKER ROAD BRIDGE REPAIR APRIL 12

April 3, 2014
I-66 WIDENING BEGINS IN PRINCE WILLIAM COUNTY

March 31, 2014
WEIGHT LIMIT REDUCED ON ADEN ROAD BRIDGE

March 31, 2014
DETOUR AT STONECROFT AND ROUTE 50 THIS WEEKEND

March 28, 2014
PACIFIC BOULEVARD PUBLIC HEARING TUESDAY

March 17, 2014
ADEN ROAD BRIDGE CLOSURE RESCHEDULED MARCH 19 & 20
Crews performing geotechnical borings

March 16, 2014
DRIVERS ASKED TO PLAN FOR LATE WINTER STORM
Check weather, road conditions and avoid travel during storm

March 10, 2014
ADEN ROAD BRIDGE CLOSURE MARCH 18 & 19
Crews performing geotechnical borings

March 4, 2014
DRIVERS, VDOT CREWS DEAL WITH ICE
Frigid temps and refreeze will be concern over coming days

March 3, 2014
BEWARE OF ICE FOR MORNING RUSH
Northern Virginia drivers are urged to use extreme caution

March 2, 2014
VDOT: ALL HANDS ON DECK FOR ANOTHER STORM
Avoid travel Monday; treacherous conditions expected

Feb. 28, 2014
NEW TRAFFIC PATTERN AT I-395 SOUTH AND SHIRLINGTON

Feb. 24, 2014
VDOT CREWS TACKLE GRAVEL ROADS

Feb. 21, 2014
NEW WEIGHT LIMIT ON FEATHERBED LANE BRIDGE
Four-ton restriction to be posted, repairs underway

Feb. 19, 2014
VDOT PUBLIC HEARING TOMORROW FOR ROUTE 7 BRIDGE REPLACEMENT

Feb. 19, 2014
COLUMBIA PIKE AND WASHINGTON BOULEVARD WEEKEND CLOSURES

Feb. 14, 2014
A.M. UPDATE: WATCH FOR ICE AND PROBLEM SPOTS
Crews continue clearing shoulders, turn lanes, neighborhoods

Feb. 13, 2014
TRAVEL CONDITIONS REMAIN HAZARDOUS
Snow, sleet and rapid refreeze will remain an issue

Feb. 12, 2014
ROUTE 7 BRIDGE REPLACEMENT HEARING POSTPONED

Feb. 12, 2014
VDOT PRE-TREATING ROADS, PREPARING FOR SNOW
What N. Va. drivers and residents should know

Feb. 7, 2014
VDOT TO REPAIR FAIRFAX COUNTY PARKWAY TRAIL
Join the project team for a “pardon our dust” meeting Feb. 18

Jan. 31, 2014
LANE CLOSURES ON ROUTE 7 FRIDAY AND SATURDAY
Crews shifting traffic at widening project

Jan. 29, 2014
NEW TRAFFIC PATTERN, CLOSURES AT COLUMBIA PIKE AND WASHINGTON BOULEVARD

Jan. 27, 2014
WHAT’S NEXT FOR I-66
Learn more about concepts, environmental process, next steps

Jan. 22, 2014
TONIGHT’S I-66 MEETING POSTPONED

Jan. 22, 2014
DRIVERS SHOULD WATCH FOR DRIFTING SNOW, ICY CONDITIONS
VDOT crews continue plowing neighborhoods

Jan. 21, 2014
LOW TEMPS MAKE RAMPS, BRIDGES HAZARDOUS
VDOT focus turns to icing overnight

Jan. 20, 2014
VDOT PREPS 4,000 TRUCKS FOR SNOW IN N. VA.
33rd District residents should vote early tomorrow

Jan. 13, 2014
VDOT PATCHING POTHOLES IN NORTHERN VIRGINIA
Crews working to get roads patched quickly

Jan. 10, 2014
VDOT HOSTING “PARDON OUR DUST” MEETING FOR I-66 SPOT IMPROVEMENTS
Meet the project team Jan.15 at Longfellow Middle School

Jan. 10, 2014
PLANNED ROUNDABOUT WILL NOT INCREASE DELAYS AT NEARBY INTERSECTIONS
VDOT studies intersections near Pleasant Valley and Braddock Roads

Jan. 7, 2014
I-95/395 AFTERNOON HOV OPENING DELAYED

Jan. 6, 2014
LANE CLOSURES ON RT. 29 OVER LITTLE ROCKY RUN
Bridge replacement through October 2015

Jan. 2, 2014
VDOT PREPARES FOR ICY CONDITIONS
Rain, snow and freezing road temps overnight

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