495 Express Lanes at Tysons Corner [Photo: Trevor Wrayton, VDOT]

Weather permitting, portions of the 495 Express Lanes will be closed overnight on Sunday, March 23 and Monday, March 24 for asphalt patching work. The following closures will be in effect:

Sunday, March 23 at 9 p.m. until 5 a.m. Monday, March 24:

· Northbound Express Lanes will be closed at the southern entrance beyond the Springfield Interchange (access from the general purpose lanes) for asphalt patching. The Express Lanes will be open to traffic entering from Braddock Road and points north

Monday, March 24 at 9 p.m. until 5 a.m. Tuesday, March 25:

· Southbound Express Lanes will be closed for asphalt patching south of Gallows Road. All southbound Express Lanes traffic will need to exit at Gallows Road

To minimize the impact to Express Lanes customers, essential maintenance activities are only performed at night. Drivers are advised to pay attention to the variable message signs on the 495 Express Lanes which provide advance notice of closures. For mapping tools and information on how to access and exit the 495 Express Lanes, visit 495ExpressLanes.com.

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