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I395/95 HOV Lane Closures

Weather permitting, the Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) will close the High Occupancy Vehicle (HOV) lanes on I-395/95 from the Washington, D.C. line to the end at Dumfries Road (Route 234), beginning at 11 p.m. Friday night, September 19 through 8 a.m. Sunday morning, September 21. Drivers are advised that the closures will occur all day on Saturday, September 20. The HOV lanes are scheduled to reopen in the northbound direction on Sunday morning at 8 a.m.

 

The lane closures are needed for ongoing construction work on the 95 Express Lanes Project including installation of overhead structures, paving and pulling fiber optic lines throughout the entire HOV facility.  Drivers will be directed to use the general purpose lanes.

 

For up-to-date construction info please visit vamegaprojects.com or 95expresslanes.com.

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95 is Changing - It's Time to get Prepared

When open, the new 95 Express Lanes will bring changes to how you use I-95. To prepare, you need to learn how the Express Lanes could impact your travel and make a plan to get ready now.  For more information click here

Short video from Secretary of Transportation Aubrey Layne

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