Route 7 Corridor in Northern Virginia

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Lane Closures & Traffic Alerts

Lane Closures for the Week of Oct. 14-20, 2019

Crews will be performing median grading, intersection reconstruction, temporary sign installation and other construction-related activities during the daytime and nighttime hours on Oct. 14-20 along eastbound and westbound Route 7 and Reston Parkway.

Weather permitting, drivers can expect weekend work Oct. 18-21 for crews to construct new pavement at the intersection of Route 7 and Reston Parkway. During the work, Reston Parkway will be closed between Route 7 and Round Pebble Lane/Fieldview Drive and drivers can expect single-lane closures on Route 7 in each direction in the vicinity of Reston Parkway during off-peak hours. All secondary roads, residences and businesses will remain accessible via signed detours. Click here for more details. At the conclusion of the weekend work at Reston Parkway, Bishopsgate Way will be right-out only, but will remain accessible from eastbound and westbound Route 7. Drivers from Bishopsgate Way to westbound Route 7 may turn right onto eastbound Route 7 and U-turn at Markell Court/Amanda Drive or Baron Cameron Avenue

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
Tuesday, Oct. 15, noon to 3 p.m.
Wednesday, Oct. 16 - Thursday, Oct. 17, 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Friday, Oct. 18, 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Left lane closed for median grading and storm pipe installation.

Between Delta Glen Court and Beulah Road
Tuesday, Oct. 15, noon to 3 p.m.
Wednesday, Oct. 16 - Thursday, Oct. 17, 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Friday, Oct. 18, 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Left or right shoulder closed for temporary sign installation.

Between Beulah Road and Jarrett Valley Drive
Tuesday, Oct. 15, noon to 3 p.m.
Wednesday, Oct. 16 - Thursday, Oct. 17, 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Friday, Oct. 18, 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Left or right shoulder closed for temporary sign installation.

Between Reston Avenue and Markell Court/Amanda Drive
Friday, Oct. 18, 8 p.m. – Saturday, Oct. 19, 8 a.m.
Saturday, Oct. 19, 8 p.m. – Sunday, Oct. 20, 9 a.m.
Sunday, Oct. 20, 7 p.m. – Monday, Oct. 21, 4 a.m.
Alternating left or right lane closures for intersection reconstruction and traffic switch.

ROUTE 7 WESTBOUND

Between Jarrett Valley Drive and Beulah Road
Tuesday, Oct. 15, noon to 3 p.m.
Wednesday, Oct. 16 - Thursday, Oct. 17, 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Friday, Oct. 18, 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Left or right shoulder closed for temporary sign installation.

Between Beulah Road and Delta Glen Court
Tuesday, Oct. 15, noon to 3 p.m.
Wednesday, Oct. 16 - Thursday, Oct. 17, 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Friday, Oct. 18, 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Left or right shoulder closed for temporary sign installation.

Between Delta Glen Court and Reston Avenue
Tuesday, Oct. 15, noon to 3 p.m.
Wednesday, Oct. 16 - Thursday, Oct. 17, 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Friday, Oct. 18, 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Left lane closed for median grading and storm pipe installation.

Between Faulkner Drive and Delta Glen Court
Monday, Oct. 14, 10 p.m. - Tuesday, Oct. 15, 5 a.m.
Tuesday, Oct. 15, 10 p.m. – Wednesday, Oct. 16, 5 a.m.
Wednesday, Oct. 16, 10 p.m. – Thursday, Oct. 17, 5 a.m.
Thursday, Oct. 17, 10 p.m. – Friday, Oct. 18, 5 a.m.
Right lane closed for shoulder strengthening and pavement milling.

Between Utterback Store Road and Reston Avenue
Friday, Oct. 18, 10 p.m. – Saturday, Oct. 19, 9 a.m.
Saturday, Oct. 19, 7 p.m. – Sunday, Oct. 20, 9 a.m.
Sunday, Oct. 20, 8 p.m. – Monday, Oct. 21, 5 a.m.
Left lane closed for intersection reconstruction and traffic switch.

RESTON PARKWAY NORTHBOUND AND SOUTHBOUND

Between Route 7 and Fieldview Drive/Round Pebble Lane
Friday, Oct. 18, 8 p.m. – Monday, Oct. 21, 5 a.m.
Full closure of Reston Parkway for intersection reconstruction—no through traffic. Local traffic only will be permitted on Reston Parkway between Wiehle Avenue and Fieldview Drive/Round Pebble Lane.

Lane Closures for the Week of Oct. 7-11, 2019

ROUTE 7 EASTBOUND

Between Reston Avenue and Delta Glen Court
Monday, Oct. 7 - Thursday, Oct. 10, 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Friday, Oct. 11, 9:30 a.m. to noon
Left or right lane closed for stone placement, median grading and paving.

Between Delta Glen Court and Beulah Road
Monday, Oct. 7 - Thursday, Oct. 10, 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Friday, Oct. 11, 9:30 a.m. to noon
Left or right shoulder closed for temporary sign installation.

Between Beulah Road and Jarrett Valley Drive
Monday, Oct. 7 - Thursday, Oct. 10, 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Friday, Oct. 11, 9:30 a.m. to noon
Left or right shoulder closed for temporary sign installation.

ROUTE 7 WESTBOUND

Between Jarrett Valley Drive and Beulah Road
Monday, Oct. 7 - Thursday, Oct. 10, 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Friday, Oct. 11, 9:30 a.m. to noon
Left or right shoulder closed for temporary sign installation.

Between Beulah Road and Delta Glen Court
Monday, Oct. 7 - Thursday, Oct. 10, 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Friday, Oct. 11, 9:30 a.m. to noon
Left or right shoulder closed for temporary sign installation.

Between Delta Glen Court and Reston Avenue
Monday, Oct. 7 - Thursday, Oct. 10, 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Friday, Oct. 11, 9:30 a.m. to noon
Left or right lane closed for stone placement, median grading and paving.

Between Faulkner Drive and Baron Cameron Avenue
Monday, Oct. 7 - Thursday, Oct. 10, 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Friday, Oct. 11, 9:30 a.m. to noon
Right lane closed for survey activities.

Between Faulkner Drive and Baron Cameron Avenue
Sunday, Oct. 6, 10 p.m. – Monday, Oct. 7, 5 a.m.
Monday, Oct. 7, 10 p.m. – Tuesday, Oct. 8, 5 a.m.
Tuesday, Oct. 8, 10 p.m. – Wednesday, Oct. 9, 5 a.m.
Wednesday, Oct. 9, 10 p.m. – Thursday, Oct. 10, 5 a.m.
Thursday, Oct. 10, 10 p.m. – Friday, Oct. 11, 5 a.m.
Right shoulder closed for shoulder strengthening work.

TOWLSTON ROAD NORTHBOUND

Between Route 7 and Vernon Drive
Monday, Oct. 7 - Thursday, Oct. 10, 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Friday, Oct. 11, 9:30 a.m. to noon
Right shoulder closed for turn lane construction.

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