Route 7 Corridor in Northern Virginia

News & Updates

Traffic Alerts

Third Left-Turn Lane To Open at Route 7/Baron Cameron Intersection

On Monday, Aug. 19, 2019, a third left-turn lane from westbound Route 7 (Leesburg Pike) to Baron Cameron Avenue (Route 606) opened to traffic. Click here for more details.

Night Work Along Route 7

Beginning on or about Friday, Aug. 2, 2019, construction activities will occur during the overnight hours on Fridays and Saturdays, as well as Sundays through Thursdays, along Route 7 between Reston Avenue and Delta Glen Court. Work may also occur on adjacent side streets in the vicinity of the Route 7 in this area. Click here for more details.

Lane Closures for the Week of Aug. 26-30, 2019

Crews will be performing topsoil removal, median excavation and other construction-related activities during the daytime hours on Aug. 26-30 along eastbound and westbound Route 7. Please see details below.

Drivers are reminded that the speed limit along Route 7 has been temporarily reduced to 45 miles per hour in active work zones between Reston Avenue and Delta Glen Court. During construction, drivers are asked to use caution and be alert to signs, flaggers and potential police direction in work zones. Slow-moving vehicles and equipment may be entering and exiting the road. All work is subject to change based on weather and schedule. 

Please note that Washington Gas crews are also working along the corridor as part of the concurrent pipe replacement project

Find the latest information on travel conditions and work zones by visiting 511virginia.org or downloading the Virginia511 app. 

ROUTE 7 EASTBOUND

Between Reston Avenue and Delta Glen Court
Monday, Aug. 26 - Thursday, Aug. 29, 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Friday, Aug. 30, 9:30 a.m. to noon
Left or right lane closed for median grading, pipe installation and drainage ditch work.

ROUTE 7 WESTBOUND

Between Delta Glen Court and Reston Avenue
Monday, Aug. 26 - Thursday, Aug. 29, 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Friday, Aug. 30, 9:30 a.m. to noon
Left or right lane closed for median grading, pipe installation and soil cement operations.

Lane Closures for the Week of Aug. 19-23, 2019

ROUTE 7 EASTBOUND

Between Reston Avenue and Delta Glen Court
Monday, Aug. 19 - Thursday, Aug. 22, 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Friday, Aug. 23, 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Left or right lane closed for median grading and pipe installation.

ROUTE 7 WESTBOUND

Between Delta Glen Court and Reston Avenue
Monday, Aug. 19 - Thursday, Aug. 22, 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Friday, Aug. 23, 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Left or right lane closed for median grading, pipe installation and soil cement operations.