Mike Murphy 703-259-1757
Jeanene Harris 703-259-2420
Oct. 14, 2015
ROUTE 7 TRAFFIC SHIFT THIS WEEKEND
Eastbound Route 7 lane closures, access to/from Sugarland Road being restored
***** NOTICE: This work has been POSTPONED. A new Traffic Alert will be issued once new dates are determined.
DRANESVILLE – Between 9 p.m. Friday, October 16 and noon Sunday, October 18, eastbound Route 7 traffic will be shifted to newly constructed lanes between Rolling Holly Drive and Reston Avenue, according to the Virginia Department of Transportation.
Alternating eastbound lane closures will occur between 9 Friday night and noon Sunday. Motorists can expect moderate to major delays during this time.
In addition, Sugarland Road at Route 7 will reopen to traffic in its reconstructed and improved configuration by Sunday afternoon.
The work is part of the project to widen Route 7 from four to six lanes between Rolling Holly Drive and Reston Avenue. The $34 million project is scheduled for completion in December.
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