VDOT News - Northern Virginia



Ellen Kamilakis


Aug. 3, 2022

Pipe Replacement along Old Dominion Drive in McLean Aug. 8-10
Drivers asked to follow posted detour during Aug. 8-9 closure

MCLEAN – Old Dominion Drive (Route 738) will be closed to through traffic between Balls Hill Road (Route 686) and Route 123 (Dolley Madison Boulevard), weather permitting, from 9 a.m. Monday, Aug. 8 to 5 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 9 to replace stormwater pipes, according to the Virginia Department of Transportation.

Those needing to reach properties along Old Dominion Drive during the closures will have access; however, traffic will not be able to go beyond the point of pipe replacement (Greyson Woods Lane) in either direction.

Traffic will be detoured via Balls Hill Road, Lewinsville Road (Route 694) and Route 123 back to Old Dominion Drive. Drivers are asked to follow posted detour signs.

On Wednesday, Aug. 10, weather permitting, drivers can expect one lane of alternating traffic via flagging at Old Dominion Drive and Greyson Woods Lane between 9 a.m. and 3:30 p.m.

Drivers, cyclists and pedestrians are reminded to use caution when traveling in active work zones. Be alert to new traffic patterns and limit distractions.  

You can get real-time traffic, work zone and incident information online at 511virginia.org, via the free mobile 511Virginia app, or by calling 511 in Virginia anywhere anytime.

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