Popes Head Road Closure Information

On Monday, October 15th, Popes Head Road will be closed from Colchester Road (Route 612) to Fairfax County Parkway (Route 286) to replace the bridge over Piney Branch. The project is expected to last approximately four weeks.

Residents, businesses and places of worship within the closure area, emergency vehicles, school buses and those traveling to and from the Fairfax County Police Range, Fairfax County Police Association building and Popes Head Park will have access to the closed portion of Popes Head Road; however, they will not be able to go beyond the point of bridge replacement in either direction.

Through traffic will be detoured via Fairfax County Parkway, Braddock Road (Route 620) and Colchester Road back to Popes Head Road.

 

Community Yard Sale Map

A community map with a list of all addresses participating in the yard sale is available by clicking here.  Residents will also be selling items from Rec Center 2 (6201 Sandstone Way).  Please take care as you drive through the neighborhood during the yard sale.

The fall community yard sale will be held October 13th from 8 am to 12 noon – click here for the map.

Upcoming Lane Closures and Traffic Changes I-66

The following planned lane closures are expected to have significant traffic impacts. All work is subject to change based on weather and schedule. Find the latest information on travel conditions and work zones by visiting 511virginia.org or downloading the Virginia 511 app.

Route 234 (Sudley Road)/Manassas

I-66 West from Compton Road to Sudley Road – Thursday, October 11th: 9:00 p.m. to 5:00 a.m.

  • Three left lanes will be closed to implement long-term lane shifts.
  • Drivers should expect occasional 15-minute full stoppages of traffic after midnight.

Route 243 (Nutley Street)/Vienna

I-66 West from Virginia Lane to Nutley Street – Friday, October 12th, and Saturday, October 13th: 9:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

  • A single left lane will be closed on I-66 West at the I-495 Interchange extending into a triple left lane closure just west of I-495.
  • The left lane will also be closed on the ramps from northbound and southbound I-495 to westbound I-66

I-495 (Capital Beltway)

I-66 West from Virginia Lane to Cedar Lane – Tuesday, October 9th and Wednesday, October 10th: 9:30 p.m. to 5 a.m.

  • A single left lane will be closed on I-66 West at the I-495 Interchange extending into a triple left lane closure just west of I-495.
  • The left lane will also be closed on the ramps from northbound and southbound I-495 to westbound I-66.

 

I-66 Lane Closures Oct 1-6

Planned lane closures along I-66 this week are expected to have a significant impact on traffic. All work is subject to change based on weather and schedule.  For the latest information on travel conditions and work zones please visit 511virginia.org or download the Virginia 511 app. 

Route 234 (Sudley Road) / Manassas

Ramp from I-66 East to Sudley Road

  • Monday, October 1st – midnight to 4:00 a.m.
  • A ramp closure for emergency repairs to a crash attenuator will occur during Monday night’s overnight hours. Traffic will be detoured to Exit 44/Prince William Parkway (Route 234) South, turn left on Balls Ford Road, then follow signs to Sudley Road (Route 234 Business).

 

I-66 West from Bull Run to Sudley Road 

  • Friday, October 5th, and Saturday, October 6th: 9:00 p.m. to 9:00 a.m.
  • Three left lanes will be closed to implement long-term lane shifts.
  • Drivers should expect occasional 15-minute stoppages after midnight.

 

I-66 East from Bull Run to Compton Road 

  • Thursday, October 4th: 8:00 p.m. to 5:00 a.m.
  • Three left lanes will be closed to implement long-term lane shifts.
  • Drivers should expect intermittent 15-minute stoppages after midnight.

 

Route 28 (Sully Road) / Centreville

I-66 West from Compton Road to Bull Run  

  • Monday, October 1st – Thursday, October 4th: 9:00 p.m. to 6:00 a.m.
  • Three left lanes will be closed to implement long-term lane shifts.
  • Drivers should expect occasional 15-minute stoppages after midnight.

 

Route 286 (Fairfax County Parkway)

I-66 West from Route 50 to Route 286 (Fairfax County Parkway)

  • Sunday, September 30th: 8:00 p.m. to 5:00 a.m.
  • Monday, October 1st – Thursday, October 4th: 9:30 p.m. to 5:00 a.m.
  • Three left lanes will be closed to implement long-term lane shifts.
  • Drivers should expect intermittent 15-minute stoppages after midnight.

 

Route 50 / Fairfax

I-66 West from Route 50 to Route 286 (Fairfax County Parkway)

  • Monday, October 1st – Thursday, October 4: 9:30 p.m. to 5:00 a.m.
  • Three left lanes will be closed to implement long-term lane shifts.
  • Drivers should expect occasional 15-minute stoppages after midnight.

 

Route 123 (Chain Bridge Road) / Oakton – City of Fairfax

Ramp from Route 123 South to I-66 West

  • Saturday, October 6th: Midnight to 4:00 a.m.
  • The right lane of southbound Route 123 (Chain Bridge Road) will be closed from 10:00 p.m. to 8:00 a.m.
  • Full ramp closure during Saturday night’s overnight hours between midnight and 4:00 a.m. Traffic will be detoured to the I-66 East exit and ride the ramps back to I-66 West.

 

I-495 (Capital Beltway) / Dunn Loring

Ramp from I-66 West to I-495 South Regular and Express Lanes

  • Friday, October 5th: Midnight to 4:00 a.m.
  • The ramp from westbound I-66 to southbound I-495 Regular and Express Lanes will be closed during Friday night’s overnight hours for geotechnical investigation.
  • Drivers will be directed farther west to Route 243 (Nutley Street) South, stay to the right for I-66 East, then follow signs for I-495 South.

If you are traveling through these areas at any of the times listed above, please pay attention to on-road signage. All work is weather dependent. Drivers should expect delays and use alternate routes.