November 19, 2012
A 495 Express Lanes safety crew prepares for duty on the Westpark Drive bridge before the lanes are opened to traffic.
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Fourteen mile stretch of tolled lanes open from Dulles Toll Road to Springfield.
The 495 Express lanes opened to traffic in the early morning hours of Saturday, Nov. 17, marking the completion of a project more than 10 years and $2 billion in the making.