VDOT News - Northern Virginia
Michelle Holland 703-586-0487
Dec. 14, 2020
Overnight Closure of Ramp from Route 50 East to I-66 East Planned Nightly This Week
FAIRFAX – The ramp from Route 50 East to I-66 East will be closed nightly Monday, December 14, through Friday, December 18, between midnight and 4 a.m. for overhead bridge work. Traffic will be directed farther east, stay to the left and use the left-most left turn lane to make a U-turn at the traffic signal at Waples Mill Road, then stay to the right and follow signs to I-66 East.
The I-66/Route 50 Interchange is being reconstructed as part of the Transform 66 Outside the Beltway Project. The Route 50 bridges over I-66 are being lengthened and shifted to the east to accommodate new Express Lanes access ramps and the widening of I-66.
Message boards on Route 50 East are providing advance notice of the ramp closure.
All work is weather dependent and will be rescheduled if inclement conditions occur.
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