FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
DDOT Bridge and Tunnel Inspections for the Week of December 30
(Washington, DC) - The District Department of Transportation (DDOT) will temporarily close single lanes on roadways for bridge and tunnel inspections.
DDOT will temporarily close the following roadways:
- South Capitol Street under Malcolm X Avenue SE, a right lane closure of the southbound South Capitol Street followed by a right lane closure of the northbound South Capitol Street on Thursday, January 3, from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm, weather permitting.
- Northbound South Capitol Street Bridge Southern Approach (Middle Ramp), a right lane closure) followed by a left lane closure on Friday, January 4, 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.