Expect construction and closures on BW Parkway and I-95 SB

Tim Bracken, wtop.com

WASHINGTON – A number of scheduled closures are sure to slow down some commuters this week.

I-95 HOV closure

Scheduled Tuesday through Saturday, the Virginia Department of Transportation will close the northbound I-95 HOV lanes between Dumfries Road and Franconia Road.

Tuesday through Thursday, the closure is scheduled between 8 p.m. and 4 a.m., then Friday between 11 p.m. and 9 a.m.

The northbound HOV lanes will be open from the Springfield Interchange to the Washington, D.C. line while this work takes place.

Baltimore-Washington Parkway construction

There are several work zones scheduled for the Baltimore Washington Parkway this week:


  • From 7:30 p.m. to 5:30 a.m. – Northbound Baltimore-Washington Parkway between DC-295 and MD-450, just the left lane will get by the construction zone.
  • The ramp from southbound Baltimore Washington Parkway and MD-201 to New York Avenue will be closed.

    Wednesday and Thursday:
  • From 7:30 p.m. to 5:30 a.m. – Southbound Baltimore-Washington Parkway between MD-450 and the ramp to Kenilworth Avenue, paving will block the left lane.
  • The ramps to New York Avenue and Kenilworth Avenue will be closed.

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