The latest work on I-66 Outside the Beltway will impact drivers traveling near I-495 and Route 50 on Tuesday and Thursday night this week.
Drivers should be aware of the detours, lane closures and some temporary full traffic stoppages. Here’s what to expect:
-A right lane closure on westbound I-66 between Route 7 and I-495 between 9 p.m. and 5 a.m.
-Temporary closure of the ramps from westbound I-66 to southbound I-495 regular and express lanes from 11 p.m. to 4:30 a.m. (Detour will take you on the exit for southbound Nutley Street, then take the ramp from eastbound I-66 back to I-495.
-Single lane closures from northbound I-495 to westbound I-66. There will be occasional stoppages lasting as long as 15 minutes.
-Temporary closure of the ramp from westbound Route 50 to westbound I-66. This will happen from midnight to 4 a.m. (Detour will take you on Route 50 to West Ox Road interchange, then onto southbound West Ox Road to the right-hand exit onto eastbound Route 50 to westbound I-66.)