VDOT News - Northern Virginia



Mike Murphy


Oct. 16, 2020

I-395 Northbound Nighttime Lane Closures at King Street in Alexandria Oct. 17
Overnight stoppages on northbound I-395 general purpose lanes for King Street bridge rehabilitation

ALEXANDRIA – The left and center northbound I-395 general purpose lanes at King Street (Route 7) will be closed (weather permitting) between 11 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 17 and 6 a.m. Sunday, Oct. 18 for temporary restriping as part of the King Street over I-395 Bridge Rehabilitation project, according to the Virginia Department of Transportation.

Traffic stoppages along the northbound I-395 general purpose lanes lasting up to 20 minutes each will occur between midnight and 5 a.m. 

Once the work is complete, northbound I-395 traffic will be temporarily shifted to the right.

The $13 million King Street over I-395 Bridge Rehabilitation project includes upgrading the King Street overpass, as well as pedestrian improvements along King Street between Park Center Drive and Menokin Drive. The project is financed with federal and state funding, including State of Good Repair funding used for bridges. The project is expected to be complete in summer 2021. Read more.

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