Traffic & Construction

Lane Closures

Route 28 North at ramp to I-66 East
Route 28 South at Braddock Road
Ramps from I-66 West to Route 28 North and South
Turn lanes from Route 28 North and South to Braddock Road
Braddock Road at Newton Patent Drive
Monday, July 22, through Friday, July 26: 11 a.m. to noon
Temporary stoppages of up to 15 minutes between 11 a.m. and noon on Route 28 North and South at the I-66 Interchange, and on Braddock Road at Newton Patent Drive for small charge blasting at the I-66/Route 28 Interchange. Additionally, the ramps from I-66 West to Route 28 North and South will be temporarily closed for up to 15 minutes beginning at 11 a.m. 

I-66 West ramp to Route 123 (Chain Bridge Road) North
Expected to begin the week of July 29, through approximately October 22
The interchange will be re-constructed to provide direct access to and from the future eastbound and westbound I-66 Express Lanes. These improvements require a series of traffic pattern changes during construction. Drivers traveling on I-66 West to Route 123 North toward Oakton will use a new, temporary exit ramp. The temporary ramp will have two right-turn lanes and a traffic signal to allow drivers to access Route 123 North. The ramp from I-66 West to Route 123 South will continue to be in use during this time.

Construction and Lane Closures

Learn about current and upcoming lane closures by clicking a marker or tab below or click to download a PDF.

Construction and Weather

Construction activities are weather dependent and subject to change. For the latest roadway conditions including active work zones and roadway incidents, visit 511Virginia.org.

I-66 at Route 29 in Gainesville

MAIN ACTIVITIES
Clearing continues in preparation for major construction activities. Grading and drainage work is underway at the future University Boulevard Park and Ride Lot.

TRAFFIC IMPACTS
No significant traffic impacts scheduled.

I-66 at Sudley Road/Route 234

MAIN ACTIVITIES
Lane shifts and clearing continue in preparation for major construction activities.

TRAFFIC IMPACTS
I-66 West from Compton Road to Bull Run Rest Area
Friday, July 26, and Saturday, July 27: 9 p.m. to 9 a.m.
Three right lanes will be closed for crews to mobilize a crane for upcoming bridge work at Bull Run Drive. Drivers should expect occasional 20-minute stoppages and slowdowns along westbound I-66.

I-66 at Route 28/Sully Road

MAIN ACTIVITIES
Lane shifts and clearing continue on both Route 28 and I-66 in preparation for major construction activities. Clearing and grading are underway to create a new entrance to the ballfields at E.C. Lawrence Park and for the Poplar Tree Road bridge over Route 28.

TRAFFIC IMPACTS
Route 28 North at ramp to I-66 East Route 28 South at Braddock Road Ramps from I-66 West to Route 28 North and South Turn lanes from Route 28 North and South to Braddock Road Braddock Road at Newton Patent Drive
Monday, July 22, through Friday, July 26: 11 a.m. to noon
Temporary stoppages of up to 15 minutes between 11 a.m. and noon on Route 28 North and South at the I-66 Interchange, and on Braddock Road at Newton Patent Drive for small charge blasting at the I-66/Route 28 Interchange. Additionally, the ramps from I-66 West to Route 28 North and South will be temporarily closed for up to 15 minutes beginning at 11 a.m.

Route 28 North from Route 29 to north of Braddock Road Route 28 South from E.C. Lawrence Park to I-66 Braddock Road from Newton Patent Drive to Route 28
Thursday, July 25: 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.
Two lanes will be closed on Route 28 North and South with a flagging operation on Braddock Road to implement a traffic shift for the temporary alignment of Braddock Road. Drivers should expect occasional 20-minute stoppages and slowdowns along Route 28 and Braddock Road.

I-66 at Fairfax County Parkway/Route 286

MAIN ACTIVITIES
Lane shifts and clearing continue on I-66 in preparation for major construction activities.

TRAFFIC IMPACTS
No significant traffic impacts scheduled.

I-66 at Route 50

MAIN ACTIVITIES
Lane shifts and clearing continue on I-66 in preparation for major construction activities. A retaining wall is being built between Jermantown Road and Waples Mill Road.

TRAFFIC IMPACTS
No significant traffic impacts scheduled.

I-66 at Chain Bridge Road/Route 123

MAIN ACTIVITIES
Lane shifts and clearing continue on I-66 and in the Route 123 interchange in preparation for major construction activities. Part of the median has been paved temporarily to allow traffic to be shifted to the left. Box culverts are being built in the interchange to accommodate the future shared use path. A retaining wall is being built between Jermantown Road and Waples Mill Road.

TRAFFIC IMPACTS
No significant traffic impacts scheduled.

I-66 at Nutley Street

MAIN ACTIVITIES
Lane shifts continue on I-66 in preparation for major construction activities. Part of the median has been paved temporarily to allow traffic to be shifted to the left.

TRAFFIC IMPACTS
No significant traffic impacts scheduled.

I-66 at I-495/Capital Beltway

MAIN ACTIVITIES
Lane shifts and clearing continue on I-66 and in the interchange in preparation for major construction activities.

TRAFFIC IMPACTS
No significant traffic impacts scheduled.

    

Current Traffic Conditions

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