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Off-Peak Lane Closures Possible on the 11th Street Bridges, Related Ramps, Portions of Southeast/Southwest Freeway, I-295/DC 295 and Local Streets

Wednesday, April 17, 2013

Off-Peak Lane Closures Possible on the 11th Street Bridges, Related Ramps, Portions of Southeast/Southwest Freeway, I-295/DC 295 and Local Streets

No Lane Closures will be Permitted over Holiday Weekends

Media Contacts
Monica Hernandez, (202) 671-2261

WASHINGTON, DC - As part of the 11th Street Bridge construction project, contractors for the District Department of Transportation (DDOT) may close lanes during off peak travel times on the 11th Street bridges, related ramps, and portions of the Southeast/Southwest Freeway, I-295/DC 295 and local streets until Friday, July 5, 2013.

The following off-peak lane closures are possible daily Monday through Friday from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm:

  • One lane on the ramp from eastbound I-695/Southeast/Southwest Freeway to the outbound 11th Street bridge.
  • One lane on the ramp from the outbound 11th Street bridge to southbound I-295/DC 295.

The following off-peak lane closures are possible daily Monday through Friday from 9:30 am to 3:30 pm:

  • One lane in the northbound direction of I-295/DC 295 between Pennsylvania Avenue, SE and Howard Road, SE.
  • Reducing Good Hope Road, SE to one lane between Martin Luther King, Jr. Avenue, SE and Anacostia Drive, SE.
  • One lane at a time in all directions at the intersection of Martin Luther King, Jr. Avenue, SE and Good Hope Road, SE.
  • One lane on O Street, SE between 11th and 12th Street, SE.
  • One lane of 12th Street, SE from O Street, SE to M Street, SE.
  • One lane on the ramp from northbound I-295/DC 295 to the inbound 11th Street bridge.
  • One lane on the ramp from the inbound 11th Street bridge to westbound I-695/ Southeast/Southwest Freeway.
  • One lane eastbound or westbound on M Street, SE between 10th Street, SE and 12th Street, SE.
  • One lane on 11th Street between Good Hope Road and I Street.
  • One lane on all entrance and exit ramps to and from I-295/DC 295 interchange
  • One lane on the exit ramp from I-295 NB to M Street.

The following off-peak lane closure is possible daily Monday through Friday from 10:00 am to 3:30 pm:

  • One lane in the southbound direction of I-295/DC 295 between Pennsylvania Avenue, SE and Howard Road, SE.

Each night Sunday through Thursday from 8:00 pm to 5:00 am the next morning, the closures may include:

  • One lane in each direction of I-295/DC 295 between Pennsylvania Avenue, SE and Howard Road, SE.
  • Reducing Good Hope Road, SE to one lane between Martin Luther King, Jr. Avenue, SE and Anacostia Drive, SE.
  • One lane on O Street, SE between 11th and 12th Street, SE.
  • One lane on the ramp from northbound I-295/DC 295 to the inbound 11th Street bridge.
  • One lane on the ramp from the inbound 11th Street bridge to westbound I-695/ Southeast/Southwest Freeway.
  • One lane on the ramp from eastbound I-695/Southeast/Southwest Freeway to the outbound 11th Street bridge.
  • One lane on the ramp from the outbound 11th Street bridge to southbound I-295/DC 295.
  • One lane at a time in all directions at the intersection of Martin Luther King, Jr. Avenue, SE and Good Hope Road, SE.
  • One lane of 12th Street, SE from O Street, SE to M Street, SE.
  • Up to 2-lanes on M Street, SE between 10th Street, SE and 12th Street, SE.
  • One lane on 11th Street between Good Hope Road and I Street
  • One lane on all entrance and exit ramps to and from I-295/DC 295 interchange
  • One lane on the exit ramp from I-295 NB to M Street.

Each weekend from 7:00 am to 5:00 pm, the closures may include:

  • One lane on O Street, SE between 11th and 12th Street, SE.
  • One lane and bicycle lane on 11th Street, SE between Good Hope Road, SE and I Street, SE.
  • One lane of 12th Street, SE from O Street, SE to M Street, SE.
  • One lane eastbound or westbound on Good Hope Road, SE from Martin Luther King, Jr. Avenue, SE to Anacostia Drive, SE.
  • One lane on all entrance and exit ramps to and from I-295/DC 295 interchange
  • One lane on the exit ramp from I-295 NB to M Street.
  • One lane in the northbound and/or southbound directions of I-295/DC 295 between Pennsylvania Avenue, SE and Howard Road, SE.

In the event of inclement weather or other unforeseen conditions, this work may be cancelled, rescheduled or extended as needed and an updated advisory will be distributed.

For more information and to follow the bridge project and AWI Program’s progress, please visit Anacostia Waterfront. To join the project or AWI community contact list or ask questions, please contact AWI, (202) 741-8528.