VDOT News - Northern Virginia



Michelle Holland 703-586-0487


Oct. 9, 2020

Eastbound Prosperity Avenue Between Dorr Avenue and Merrilee Drive in Merrifield to Close for About Four Weeks Beginning On or About Monday, October 12
Closure needed for utility work related to the Transform 66 Outside the Beltway Project

FAIRFAX – Beginning on or about Monday, October 12, eastbound Prosperity Avenue between Dorr Avenue and Merrilee Drive in Merrifield will be temporarily closed while crews relocate underground utilities as part of the Transform 66 Outside the Beltway Project. The right turn from northbound Dorr Avenue to eastbound Prosperity will also be closed during this time. The closure will be in place for approximately four weeks, through Monday, November 9.

Motor vehicle, bicycle, and pedestrian traffic will be detoured south on Dorr Avenue, east on Merrifield Avenue, north on Merrilee Drive, then back to Prosperity Avenue. Drivers should observe posted detours and expect delays if traveling in this area.

Dorr Avenue south of Prosperity Avenue will remain open to local traffic.

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

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