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Weekend Closure of Southbound 3rd Street Tunnel (I-395) Exit Ramp to Southbound I-295 Scheduled to Occur on June 7-8, 2014

Thursday, June 5, 2014

Weekend Closure of Southbound 3rd Street Tunnel (I-395) Exit Ramp to Southbound I-295 Scheduled to Occur on June 7-8, 2014

Closures of C Street SW and Washington Avenue SW Ramps to Southbound I-295

Washignton, DC - As part of the 11th Street Bridge Project, the District Department of Transportation (DDOT) will close the southbound 3rd Street Tunnel (I-395) exit ramp to southbound I-295 from 7 a.m. on Saturday, June 7 to 10 p.m. on Sunday, June 8, 2014. 

The C Street SW and Washington Avenue SW access ramps to southbound I-295 will also be closed during this period as well.  All of these closures are needed to allow crews to install new overhead sign panels over the roadway.

DETOURS
• Traffic will be detoured via southbound I-395 to 7th Street SW and northbound I-395 (Southeast/Southwest Freeway) to access South Capitol Street and I-295.
• Motorists traveling on C Street SW and Washington Avenue SW will be detoured to D Street SW to southbound I-395 to follow the posted detour route to 7th Street SW toward northbound I-395 to access South Capitol Street and I-295.

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

For more information and to follow the bridge project and AWI Program’s progress, please visit the project's website. To join the project or AWI community contact list or ask questions, please email or call 202-741-8528.