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UPDATE Tuesday: Power Outages, Road Information for Fairfax Station and Clifton Residents

Hundreds were still without power Tuesday afternoon.

UPDATE: 1 p.m. Tuesday

Power Outages

Hundreds in Fairfax Station and Clifton are still without power on Tuesday.

According to Dominion Virginia Powers’ interactive outages map, Fairfax Station homes near Hampton Road and Henderson Road seem to be the most severely effected by the outages. As of Tuesday, about 400 customers are without power in that area. That is down from over 600 on Monday.

Another 10 or so homes are without power in the Clifton area, according to NOVEC’s outages information.

“It could’ve been a whole lot worse,” said Clifton’s Mayor Bill Holloway. “I think with the weekend everyone could get out of the house for a little bit and come back at night. And neighbors help neighbors.”

To get up to the minute outage information from Dominion, go to their website or call 1-866-DOM-HELP (1-866-366-4357).

For NOVEC, go to their site or call 1-888-335-0500.

Road Information

The Virginia Department of Transportation is reporting that Henderson Road near Henderson Court is still unpassable as of 7 a.m. Tuesday due to flooding.

Dominion Power also posted the locations where work crews will be Tuesday:

Burke Lake Rd and Ox Road
Fairfax Station Road West of Smoke Rise Lane
Hampton Road near fire station
Old Arrington Lane
Sandy Run Trail at Shadow Glen Trail

Roads impacted by the storm, from Fairfax County government:

Sully District
Sully Road and Braddock Road (lights out)
Ox Road and Robert Carter Road (lights out)
Sully Road and E.C. Lawrence Park (lights out)
Stringfellow Road and Commuter Lot (lights on flash)

West Springfield
900 Athens Road (wires down)
Clifton Road and High Ridge (wires down)
Commonwealth Boulevard and Roberts Rorad (lights out)
Braddock Road and Roberts Road (lights out)
Braddock Road and Guinea Road (lights out)

School Closures

Sangster Elementary School is closed Tuesday, along with many other Fairfax County Public Schools.  


JMAC July 01, 2012 at 07:18 PM
When do you think the power will be back on????
Rachel Hatzipanagos (Editor) July 01, 2012 at 07:31 PM
JMAC, calling your power company directly with your address may be the best way to find that out. If they have work scheduled to fix a fallen tree in your zone, for example, they would probably be in the best position to tell you when that will be happening.
Rachel Hatzipanagos (Editor) July 01, 2012 at 07:38 PM
Edited to add: I'm also hearing from residents that the Davis General Store/Gas Station in Clifton is also open, but I can't get through to them on the phone to confirm. Has anyone been out there?
JMAC July 02, 2012 at 02:10 AM
Thank you!!
JMAC July 02, 2012 at 02:11 AM
All the stores in Clifton are open but unsure of Davis.
Barry brennan July 02, 2012 at 02:41 AM
Seemed like power was restored on Hampton rd starting from over fountain head bridge on out to 123. There's trucks parked there right now, though no sign of any much needed work from bridge on Hampton to henderson. I am really hoping 1 more day will get that done.

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