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Full Closure of On-Ramp from 2nd Street and C Street SW to Eastbound I-695 / Southbound South Capitol Street

Friday, July 25, 2014
Closures run from July 28 to August 20, 2014

Media Contact: Reggie Sanders, 202-437-0809

Washington, DC - The District Department of Transportation (DDOT) has arranged the full closure of the on-ramp from 2nd Street and C Street, SW to eastbound I-695 (Southeast/Southwest Freeway) and southbound South Capitol Street. This closure—which is necessary for construction of the American Veterans Disabled for Life Memorial—will last from Monday, July 28 to Wednesday, August 20, 2014.

During this closure a signed detour will be posted:


• Traffic will be rerouted to an on-ramp to eastbound I-695 and southbound South Capitol Street that is located near the intersection of Washington Avenue and C Street SW.

Traffic controls will be in place to warn motorists as they approach the areas. Motorists are advised to stay alert while traveling through these locations and to be observant of the inspection personnel.

For more information, please contact Project Executive William B. Owenby at 202-314-5233.