VDOT News - Northern Virginia



Michelle Holland 703-586-0487


July 2, 2021

Overnight Closure of the Ramps from I-495 North to I-66 East and West Planned Next Week, July 6-9, for the Transform 66 Outside the Beltway Project

FAIRFAX – The ramps from northbound I-495 to I-66 East and I-66 West are scheduled to be closed nightly Tuesday, July 6, through Thursday, July 8, from 11 p.m. to 5 a.m., and Friday night, July 9, from midnight to 4 a.m. for paving and implementation of a traffic shift. Drivers will be directed to continue north to Route 7 (Leesburg Pike). Drivers traveling to I-66 East will exit to Route 7 East, travel about one mile, then follow signs to I-66 East. Drivers traveling to I-66 West will exit to Route 7 West, stay to the right to I-495 South, then follow signs to I-66 West. 

The I-66/I-495 Interchange is being rebuilt as part of the Transform 66 Outside the Beltway Project.

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

Construction and lane closure updates are available at Transform66.org and on Twitter @VaDOTNOVA. To receive updates automatically by email, sign up here.  



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