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News Releases for May 2022


Extended Lane Closures, Travel Impacts Planned on I-66 for Paving Between Gainesville and Centreville Beginning in Early June

UPDATE (6/2): This work will now begin on or about Tuesday, June 14.

FAIRFAX – Travelers on I-66 between Route 29 (Lee Highway) in Gainesville and Route 29 in Centreville should expect extended lane closures and travel impacts beginning in early June as paving operations accelerate to prepare the future I-66 Express Lanes for opening later this year. The work is part of the Transform 66 Outside the Beltway Project.   

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Overnight Lane Closures on I-66 East in Fairfax Next Week, May 31 - June 3, for Overhead Bridge Beam Installation

UPDATE (6/1): This work has been rescheduled. I-66 East will be reduced to a single travel lane tonight, Wednesday, June 1, with double lane closures now scheduled for Thursday, June 2, and Friday, June 3.

FAIRFAX – I-66 East approaching Monument Drive in Fairfax will be reduced to a single travel lane during the overnight hours Tuesday, May 31, as bridge beams are installed to widen the bridge. All eastbound I-66 traffic will be directed into a single lane and diverted behind barrier onto new roadway during this time. During the overnight hours Wednesday, June 1, through Friday, June 3, two travel lanes of eastbound I-66 approaching Monument Drive will be closed each night. This work is part of the Transform 66 Outside the Beltway Project.

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Overnight Ramp Closures at Multiple I-66 Interchanges, May 31-June 4, for the Transform 66 Outside the Beltway Project

FAIRFAX – Temporary ramp closures are scheduled to occur during the overnight hours next week at the following I-66 interchanges as part of the Transform 66 Outside the Beltway Project.

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Overnight Ramp Closures at Multiple I-66 Interchanges, May 23-26, for the Transform 66 Outside the Beltway Project

FAIRFAX – Temporary ramp closures are scheduled to occur during the overnight hours next week at the following I-66 interchanges as part of the Transform 66 Outside the Beltway Project.

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Overnight Lane Closures on I-66 East in Fairfax Next Week, May 25-26, for Overhead Bridge Beam Installation

UPDATE (5/24): This work has been rescheduled to the overnight hours of Tuesday, May 31, and Wednesday, June 1.

FAIRFAX – I-66 East approaching Monument Drive in Fairfax will be reduced to a single travel lane during the overnight hours Wednesday, May 25, as bridge beams are installed to widen the bridge. During this time, traffic will run in a single lane behind barrier on new roadway. On Thursday, May 26, two travel lanes of eastbound I-66 approaching Monument Drive will be closed during the overnight hours. This work is part of the Transform 66 Outside the Beltway Project.

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Overnight Lane Closures on I-66 East in Centreville This Weekend, May 20-21, and Next Week, May 23-24, for Overhead Bridge Beam Installation

UPDATE (5/24): Two additional nights have been added for this work. Lane closures will also be implemented on Wednesday, May 25, and Thursday, May 26, from 10 p.m. to 5 a.m.

FAIRFAX – I-66 East approaching Stringfellow Road in Centreville will be reduced to a single travel lane during the overnight hours this weekend, Friday, May 20, and Saturday, May 21, and next week, Monday, May 23, and Tuesday, May 24, for continued bridge beam installation for a ramp from the future I-66 Express Lanes to the eastbound I-66 general-purpose lanes and exit to Route 286 (Fairfax County Parkway). Traffic will be directed into one lane and run behind barrier on new roadway these nights. This work is part of the Transform 66 Outside the Beltway Project.

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Overnight Full Closure Of I-66 East in Centreville Next Week, May 19, for Crews to Shift Traffic to New Travel Lanes

FAIRFAX – I-66 East approaching Route 28 in Centreville will be closed during overnight hours Thursday, May 19, to allow crews to shift traffic to new travel lanes in the outside portion of the roadway corridor.

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Overnight Ramp Closures at Multiple I-66 Interchanges, May 15-21, for the Transform 66 Outside the Beltway Project

FAIRFAX – Temporary ramp closures are scheduled to occur during the overnight hours next week at the following I-66 interchanges as part of the Transform 66 Outside the Beltway Project.

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Overnight Lane Closures on I-66 East in Centreville Next Week, May 16-21, for Overhead Bridge Beam Installation

FAIRFAX – Continued bridge beam installation for an access ramp for the future I-66 Express Lanes will require overnight lane closures on I-66 East approaching Stringfellow Road next week from May 16-21. 

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Overnight Closure of Braddock Road/Walney Road over Route 28 Planned May 14

FAIRFAX – Braddock Road and Walney Road between Newton Patent Drive and Cabells Mill Drive will be closed during the overnight hours Saturday, May 14, for crews to adjust striping on Braddock Road and Walney Road. The ramps from I-66 West and Route 28 North to Braddock Road/Walney Road will be closed, as will the ramps from Braddock Road/Walney Road to Route 28 South and I-66 West. The work is part of the Transform 66 Outside the Beltway Project.

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Traffic Pattern Change at Nutley Street/I-66 Interchange Starting on or about May 13

FAIRFAX – Travel lanes of northbound and southbound Nutley Street over I-66 will be shifted to the west during the overnight hours Friday, May 13, for the Transform 66 Outside the Beltway Project. 

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Traffic Changes at Route 123/I-66 Interchange Starting on or about May 13

FAIRFAX – The ramp from Route 123 (Chain Bridge Road) North to I-66 East will close temporarily beginning during the daytime hours on or about Friday, May 13.

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Overnight Lane Closures on I-66 East in Centreville This Week, May 11-14, for Overhead Bridge Beam Installation

FAIRFAX – I-66 East approaching Stringfellow Road in Centreville will be reduced to a single travel lane during the overnight hours Wednesday, May 11, through Saturday, May 14, as bridge beams for a new access ramp for the future I-66 Express Lanes are installed. Eastbound I-66 traffic will be directed into a single lane behind barrier onto new roadway nightly during this time. This work is part of the Transform 66 Outside the Beltway Project.

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Overnight Ramp Closures at Multiple I-66 Interchanges, May 8-14, for the Transform 66 Outside the Beltway Project

FAIRFAX – Temporary ramp closures are scheduled to occur during the overnight hours next week at the following I-66 interchanges as part of the Transform 66 Outside the Beltway Project.

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Ramp from Virginia Center Boulevard to I-66 West to Close for Approximately Six Weeks Beginning on or about May 13 for Continued Nutley Street Interchange Area Construction

FAIRFAX – The ramp from Virginia Center Boulevard East to I-66 West near the Vienna/Fairfax - GMU Metrorail Station is scheduled to close for approximately six weeks on or about Friday, May 13, for continued construction at the Nutley Street/I-66 Interchange for the Transform 66 Outside the Beltway Project. Drivers heading to I-66 West will be directed to continue to Nutley Street South to access I-66 West.

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Full Weekend-Long Closures Planned for the I-66 Ramps at Stringfellow Road This Weekend, May 6 - 9, for Continued Construction Activity

UPDATE (5/5): Due to forecasted inclement weather this weekend (May 6-9) this work is being rescheduled to next weekend, May 13-16.

FAIRFAX – The ramps from I-66 West to Stringfellow Road and to I-66 East from Stringfellow Road will be closed this weekend beginning at 10:30 p.m. Friday, May 6, continuously through 4:30 a.m. Monday, May 9.

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