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Michelle Holland 703-259-3378
703-586-0487 michelle.holland@vdot.virginia.gov
NR17-66IB-10

April 24, 2017



Overnight Closures on Eastbound I-66 and Northbound I-495 April 26-28
Full closures up to 20 minutes each for tolling construction

FAIRFAX - Lane closures will be in effect during nighttime hours this week on eastbound I-66 inside the Beltway and northbound I-495 near the Route 50 (Arlington Boulevard) exit. Single-lane closures will begin at 9:30 p.m., with 20-minute full closures occurring between midnight and 4 a.m. All lanes will reopen by 5 a.m. These closures are necessary for ongoing tolling construction for the future I-66 Express Lanes Inside the Beltway.

Lanes will be closed as follows, weather permitting:

  • Beginning at 9:30 p.m., Wednesday, April 26 until 5 a.m., Thursday, April 27: Closures will occur on eastbound I-66 between Route 7 and Glebe Road, between mile marker 67.8 and mile marker 70.6.
  • Beginning at 9:30 p.m., Thursday, April 27 until 5 a.m., Friday, April 28: Closures will occur on the collector-distributor lane on northbound I-495 near the Route 50 (Arlington Blvd.) exit at mile marker 50.1. In the event of inclement weather, the work will be completed between 9:30 p.m. on Friday, April 28 and 5 a.m. on Saturday, April 29.

More information is available at Transform66.org.

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