FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
DDOT Bridge and Tunnel Inspection Scheduled for the Week of March 18
(Washington, D.C.) - The District Department of Transportation (DDOT) will temporarily close single lanes on the following roadways for bridge and tunnel inspections:
- I-695 Southbound over Anacostia River right lane closure on Monday, March 18, from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., weather permitting
- Kenilworth Avenue under Benning Road alternating right and left lane closures of northbound Kenilworth Avenue under Benning Road. Closures will be followed by alternating right and left shoulder closures of the northbound on and off ramps for Kenilworth Avenue under Benning Road on Tuesday, March 19, from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., weather permitting
- Connecticut Avenue, NW, over Klingle Valley right lane closure of southbound Connecticut Avenue, NW, over Klingle Valley on Wednesday, March 20, from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., 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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