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Closures and Construction
Army 10 Miler Closures
On Sunday, October 11, 2015 between 5:00 a.m. –12:00 p.m., the National Park Service (NPS) George Washington Memorial Parkway (GWMP) will close the following roads and ramps to vehicle traffic:
Memorial Avenue, Memorial Circle, and Arlington Memorial Bridge will be closed from 5:00 a.m. until 10:30 a.m., including all entrance and exit ramps.
The Southbound GWMP ramp to the Pentagon North Parking Lot will be closed from 5 a.m. until 12 p.m.
The Memorial Avenue ramp to Route 110 Southbound will be closed from 5 a.m. until 12 p.m.
The Route 110 Northbound ramp to Memorial Avenue will be closed from 5 a.m. until 12 p.m. Pedestrians and Metro train riders can still access Arlington National Cemetery during the road closures. Memorial Avenue, Memorial Circle, and Memorial Bridge will reopen on a rolling basis as the last runner of the Army 10-Miler passes.
The 31st Army Ten-Miler will begin and end at the Pentagon and will cause numerous road closures in Washington, D.C. and Arlington, Virginia.For a complete list of road closures and more event information, visit the organizer's website (http://www.armytenmiler.com)
Mount Vernon Bus Turn Around
On October 12 and 13 the George Washington Memorial Parkway Division of Maintenance is planning to make pavement repairs to the bus turn around lane south of Mount Vernon circle and post office. A portion of the lane requires a full depth restoration as well as repaving. The bus lane will be closed during this process.
Southbound GWMP 495 to Turkey Run Park
The southbound right hand lane from 495 to Turkey Run Park will be closed on Oct. 10 and Oct. 17 from 7:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m. for hazardous tree removal.
GWMP Ramps to Rte 233 (National Airport)
During the week of Oct. 12, the right lane of GWMP northbound under the Rte. 233 bridge will remain closed for construction on the Mount Vernon Trail.
During the week of Oct. 12 from 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. the left lane of GWMP southbound will be closed for concrete repairs.
There will also be interim single lane closures on northbound GW Parkway under the metro rail bridge near Rte 233 from 9:30 a.m to 2:30 p.m. A portion of the Mount Vernon Trail is also detoured in this area for construction.
Spout Run Parkway
Oct. 13, from 9:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., there will be single-lane closures on eastbound and westbound Spout Run Pwy for asphalt paving operations. There will be short-term partial closures at the intersection of Spout Run Pwy and Lorcom Lane for asphalt paving. There will also be a full closure of eastbound Spout Run Parkway for asphalt paving between 11:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m.
On Oct. 9 there will be interim full closures of eastbound lanes between the hours of 9:30 a.m. and 2:45 p.m.
Beginning Oct.13 at 7:00 p.m. until 5:00 p.m.Oct. 14 the ramp from southbound GWMP to Key Bridge will be closed for repaving.
395 to Airport
During the week of Oct. 13, there will be lane closures northbound and southbound GW Parkway, from 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., and night work from 7:00 p.m. to 5:30 a.m. A minimum of one lane will be open at all times.
On Saturday Oct. 10, 7:00 a.m to 7:00 p.m. there will be a full ramp closure exiting the Airport north onto GW Parkway northbound. Detours will be in place.
Between Oct. 16/17 12:00 a.m.(midnight) to Oct. 17 at 5:00 p.m. there will be a full ramp closure exiting the Airport north onto GW Parkway northbound. Detours will be in place.
All other times, ramps in and out of the airport will be open. Expect delays at times.
Clara Barton Parkway/Lock 6
Crews continue to stripe the roadway between 9:30 a.m. and 2:45 p.m.
Arlington Memorial Bridge
The week of Oct. 13, there will be double lane closures from 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. on the eastbound lanes of the bridge for the delivery of construction materials and marking of repair areas.
Please use caution in the area especially when construction crews and equipment are present.
The National Park Service, at the recommendation of the Federal Highway Administration and out of an abundance of caution, closed both curbside lanes and 4 feet of the adjoining sidewalks at the bascule span while also placing a 10-ton load restriction throughout the Bridge. The lane closures will remain in effect until emergency repairs are complete, while the load restriction will remain in effect indefinitely.
Last updated 10/09/2015 4:30 p.m.