Traffic Changes Begin In September Near Vienna Metrorail Station
Advisory Effective: 9/3/19 - 12/31/19
New traffic changes will take effect around the Vienna/Fairfax-GMU Metrorail Station in the coming weeks as part of the I-66 Express Lanes Outside the Beltway Project, according to the Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT). On or about Sept. 5, the ramp from Saintsbury Drive to eastbound I-66 near the Vienna Metrorail Station will close permanently as part of the future I-66 Outside the Beltway Express Lanes configuration, followed by a temporary closure of the Vaden Drive bridge over I-66 that is needed to accommodate construction. Important details include:
Saintsbury Drive Ramp Closure:
- As early as Sept. 5, crews will close the ramp from Saintsbury Drive to eastbound I-66 near the Vienna Metrorail Station.
- Drivers heading to eastbound I-66 from Saintsbury Drive will be directed to use the Nutley Street Interchange.