FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Bridge and Tunnel Inspections Schedule for the Week of May 4
(Washington, D.C.) - The District Department of Transportation (DDOT) will temporarily close single lanes on the following roadways for bridge and tunnel inspections:
- Anacostia Freeway (I-295) over Oxon Run Bay alternating right and left lane closures of southbound Anacostia Freeway (I-295) followed by alternating left and right lane closures of northbound Anacostia Freeway (I-295) on Tuesday, May 5, from 10 am to 3 pm, weather permitting
- Suitland Parkway under Anacostia Freeway (I-295) alternating right and left northbound and southbound lane closures on Thursday, May 7, from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm, weather permitting
- Anacostia Freeway (I-295) over Suitland Parkway alternating right and left lane closures of westbound Anacostia Freeway (I-295) Ramp Thursday, May 7, from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm, weather permitting
Traffic controls will be in place to warn drivers approaching the areas. Motorists should anticipate moderate-to-heavy delays due to the lane closures. Drivers are advised to stay alert while traveling through these locations and to be observant of the inspection personnel.
The mission of the District Department of Transportation (DDOT) is to enhance the quality of life for District residents and visitors by ensuring that people, goods, and information move efficiently and safely with minimal adverse impact on residents and the environment.
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