VDOT News - Northern Virginia



Mike Murphy


Jan. 3, 2020

Overnight Lane Closures on Route 7 in Leesburg January 5-9
Battlefield Parkway interchange project work

LEESBURG – Lane closures will occur along Route 7 (East Market Street) between the Leesburg Bypass and River Creek Parkway (weather permitting) Sunday night, Jan. 5 through Thursday night, Jan. 9 from 10 p.m. each night to 5 a.m. the following morning for work related to the Battlefield Parkway interchange project, according to the Virginia Department of Transportation.

On Sunday night, Jan. 5 and Monday night, Jan. 6, there will be lane closures on eastbound Route 7, then on Tuesday night, Jan. 7, Wednesday night, Jan. 8 and Thursday night, Jan. 9, there will be lane closures on westbound Route 7 to install pavement markings. Once the markings are in place, all lanes in both directions will temporarily shift to the left.

A groundbreaking ceremony for the project was held in October. The project is scheduled for completion in fall 2021.          

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