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News Releases for March 2021


Overnight Full Closure of Route 286 (Fairfax County Parkway) South at I-66 Planned for Tuesday Night, March 30

FAIRFAX – All lanes of Route 286 (Fairfax County Parkway) South at I-66 will be closed during the overnight hours Tuesday night, March 30, to allow crews to move a crane into place for continued construction of new I-66 bridge foundations.

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Overnight Ramp Closures at I-66 Interchanges at Route 234 Business (Sudley Road) and Route 123 (Chain Bridge Road) Next Week for the Transform 66 Outside the Beltway Project

FAIRFAX – Temporary ramp closures are scheduled to occur during the overnight hours next week at multiple I-66 interchanges throughout the Transform 66 Outside the Beltway Project corridor. 

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Gallows Road over I-66 to Be Reduced to Two Lanes During Overnight Hours Thursday, April 1

FAIRFAX – Gallows Road over I-66 will be reduced to a single travel lane in each direction on Thursday, April 1, from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. The northbound side of Gallows Road will be closed with two-way traffic running on the southbound side. The closures are necessary for crews to implement a lane shift on the bridge as part of the Transform 66 Outside the Beltway Project.

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Overnight Traffic Stoppages Planned on I-66 East and West Near Route 50 in Fairfax for Utility Work on Tuesday, March 30

FAIRFAX – Traffic stoppages are planned for I-66 East and West near Route 50 in Fairfax on Tuesday, March 30, between 11 p.m. and 4 a.m., so that Dominion Energy can work on overhead lines. Traffic on I-66 will be stopped in both directions simultaneously three times for up to 20 minutes each to accommodate the work, which is needed for the Transform 66 Outside the Beltway Project.

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Overnight Ramp Closures on I-66 East and West at Multiple Interchanges Next Week for the Transform 66 Outside the Beltway Project

FAIRFAX – Temporary ramp closures are scheduled to occur during the overnight hours next week at several I-66 interchanges throughout the Transform 66 Outside the Beltway Project corridor. 

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I-66 West Lane Closures Friday Night, March 26, for Work on New Gallows Road Bridge

FAIRFAX – I-66 West approaching Gallows Road will be reduced to a single lane Friday night, March 26, for crews to pour the second half of the concrete bridge deck for the new Gallows Road Bridge over I-66. This work is part of the Transform 66 Outside the Beltway Project.

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Overnight Lane Closures and Traffic Stoppages on I-66 in Gainesville Tonight and March 15-16 for Continued Overhead Bridge Beam Installation at University Boulevard

FAIRFAX – Overnight lane closures and traffic stoppages of up to 30 minutes on I-66 East and West approaching University Boulevard in Gainesville will continue tonight, Friday, March 12, and next week, Monday, March 15, and Tuesday, March 16, for crews to perform overhead bridge work and install overhead bridge beams on the University Boulevard Bridge over I-66.  The work is part of the Transform 66 Outside the Beltway Project. 

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Traffic Stoppages Planned on I-66 East and West near Cedar Lane for Utility Work on Friday Night, March 19

FAIRFAX – Overnight lane closures and traffic stoppages are planned on I-66 East and West approaching Cedar Lane on Friday, March 19, for overhead utility line removal. Traffic on Cedar Lane will be flagged in a single, alternating lane while crossing I-66. This work is part of the Transform 66 Outside the Beltway Project.

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Overnight Ramp Closures at Multiple I-66 Interchanges Next Week for the Transform 66 Outside the Beltway Project

FAIRFAX – Temporary ramp closures are scheduled to occur during the overnight hours next week at several I-66 interchanges throughout the Transform 66 Outside the Beltway Project corridor. 

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I-66 East Lane Closures Friday Night, March 19, for Work on New Gallows Road Bridge

FAIRFAX – I-66 East approaching Gallows Road will be reduced to a single lane Friday night, March 19, for crews to pour concrete bridge deck for the new Gallows Road Bridge over I-66.  Work is part of the Transform 66 Outside the Beltway Project.

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Overnight Closures and Traffic Stoppages on I-66 West and Route 50 West March 14-19 for Continued Bridge Work at I-66/Route 50 Interchange

FAIRFAX – Continued bridge beam installation for the new Route 50 West Bridge over I-66 will require lane closures and stoppages on I-66 West and Route 50 West during the overnight hours March 14-19. This work is part of the Transform 66 Outside the Beltway Project.

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Overnight Closure of the Ramp from I-495 South to I-66 West Planned for Saturday, March 13, and Sunday, March 14

FAIRFAX – The ramp from I-495 South to I-66 West will be closed during the overnight hours Saturday, March 13, and Sunday, March 14, for crews to implement a lane shift on the ramp. Following the implementation of the lane shift, the ramp will reopen with two exit lanes. One lane has been temporarily closed since late January for construction of a new ramp as part of the Transform 66 Outside the Beltway Project.  

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Overnight Lane Closures on I-66 Near Route 50 Next Week, March 9-12 for Waples Mill Road Bridge Demolition

FAIRFAX – Demolition of the remaining portion of the old Waples Mill Road Bridge over I-66, located east of the Route 50 interchange, will continue during overnight hours Tuesday, March 9, through Friday, March 12. Overnight lane closures will be required in this area on I-66 East and West to safely conduct the work over the roadway. The Waples Mill Road Bridge is being rebuilt as part of the Transform 66 Outside the Beltway Project.  

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Overnight Closure of I-66 West at Route 50 Planned March 9-10 for Continued Overhead Bridge Work at I-66/Route 50 Interchange

FAIRFAX – All lanes of I-66 West approaching Route 50 will close nightly March 9-10 to allow for continued installation of bridge beams for the new Route 50 West Bridge over I-66. The I-66 West ramps to/from Route 50 will also be closed. Traffic will be detoured around the closure via Route 50 and West Ox Road. The Route 50 Interchange is being rebuilt as part of the Transform 66 Outside the Beltway Project.

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Two-Way Traffic Will Travel in Single Lane in Each Direction on I-66 West at Route 50 During Overnight Hours March 7-8 for Bridge Beam Installation

FAIRFAX – I-66 East and West approaching Route 50 in Fairfax will be reduced to a single travel lane in each direction for about one mile during the overnight hours Sunday, March 7, and Monday, March 8, as bridge beam installation continues at the I-66/Route 50 Interchange. All lanes of I-66 East will be closed and two-way traffic will run in a single lane in each direction on the I-66 West side so that crews can safely install bridge beams over I-66 East. The Route 50 Interchange is being rebuilt as part of the Transform 66 Outside the Beltway Project.

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Overnight Lane Closures and Traffic Stoppages on I-66 in Gainesville Next Week, March 8-10, for Overhead Bridge Beam Installation at University Boulevard

FAIRFAX – Overnight lane closures and traffic stoppages of up to 30 minutes on I-66 East and West approaching University Boulevard in Gainesville are scheduled to occur Monday, March 8, through Wednesday, March 10, for crews to install overhead bridge beams on the University Boulevard Bridge over I-66. The work is part of the Transform 66 Outside the Beltway Project. 

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