CURRENT STATUS OF ROUTE 9
IN HILLSBORO

Tue August 4, 2020 1:23 AM

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Partial Opening

One travel lane open on limited
schedule beginning August 15

ReThink9 Progress

THANK YOU!

Thank you for your continued patience and cooperation during ReThink9, the Town of Hillsboro’s Traffic Calming, Pedestrian Safety and Infrastructure Improvement Project.

 

DELIVERY ON-TIME OR AHEAD OF SCHEDULE

We anticipate an ahead-of-schedule April 2021 delivery of the project as a result of the accelerated full-closure period.

No additional full closures in 2020. (Two full closures planned for November and December 2020 no longer required.)

East and West Roundabouts to be functional by August 15, nearly eight weeks ahead of the original schedule.

Hillsboro water main completion in July, four months ahead of original schedule.

 

PROGRESS MADE

  • All underground utility vaults/manholes installed
  • 70% of stormwater structures installed (70 of 100 structures)
  • More than 50% of stormwater drainage pipe installed (3,200 linear feet of 6,000 linear feet)
  • 70% of sanitary sewer main and laterals installed
  • Eight of 13 retaining walls complete
  • Nearly 70% of electrical conduits installed (7,840 of 11,500 linear feet)
  • More than 80% of communications conduits installed (13,600 of 16,500 linear feet)

Partial Opening Schedule

CURRENT STATUS OF ROUTE 9
IN HILLSBORO

Tue August 4, 2020 1:23 AM

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On August 15, the Route 9 work in Hillsboro will be partially open on a limited schedule to accommodate morning eastbound commuter traffic and weekend westbound tourist travel while still allowing the construction team a safe work zone. One lane will be open for limited travel based on the schedule below. 

ONLY EASTBOUND OPEN

SUNDAY 6 PM to MONDAY 9:30 AM
TUESDAY – FRIDAY 
4 AM to 9:30 AM

ONLY WESTBOUND OPEN
FRIDAY 2 PM to SUNDAY 5 PM

Except for times listed above, Route 9 in Hillsboro will be closed to all traffic. 

Schedule

Travel Options

With Route 9 in Hillsboro partially open—depending upon day and time—you have three travel options.

FIND THE BEST ROUTE FOR YOU

MAP

Only one travel lane will be open through the work zone on Route 9 in Hillsboro on a limited schedule. The detour routes will remain in place and most motorists are encouraged to continue to use them and avoid delays. Through-truck restrictions remain in effect. Review our comparison of the three routes to find the best route for your travel needs.

REGIONAL
DETOUR ROUTE

BEST FOR

  • Through and commuter traffic originating from, or with a final destination, west of the Shenandoah River
  • Tractor Trailers and Buses

ROAD CONDITIONS

Four-lane limited-access highways

Higher travel speeds

Recent roadway and safety improvements

Westbound direction right turns only, with limited stopping, smoother flow of travel

Regional Detour

ROUTE 9 WORK ZONE
WHEN OPEN

BEST FOR

  • Greater Hillsboro area residents
  • Greater Hillsboro area and in-town business deliveries>
  • Westbound, weekend leisure travelers

ROAD CONDITIONS

Active work zone

Narrow travel lane

Unpaved, uneven roadway

Reduced speeds

Route 9

LOCAL
DETOUR ROUTE

BEST FOR

  • Northwest Loudoun area residents/commuters
  • Visitors to area businesses and attractions
  • Non-through delivery trucks under bridge weight limits

ROAD CONDITIONS

Enforced, reduced speed limit

Scenic route

Narrow shoulders along route

Multiple one-lane bridges

Messages from the Mayor

ReThink9 Press Releases:

To the ReThink9 Community:

Road Closure Week 1

The first five days of the full closure of Route 9 in Hillsboro and implementation of the Regional and Local Detours has proven to be successful, providing the traveling public safe routes and enabling a safe, efficient and productive work zone. Many thanks to law...

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