FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Monroe Street NE Bridge to Close Temporarily on August 11
(Washington, DC) — The District Department of Transportation (DDOT) will temporarily close the Monroe Street NE Bridge to motorists on Saturday, August 11, 2018 from 6:00 am to 6:00 pm, weather permitting.
This closure is necessary for temporary steel beam removal. Motorists will be detoured to Michigan Avenue NE using 7th Street NE and 10th Street NE. The sidewalk will remain open to pedestrians during the lane closures.
DDOT will provide flaggers and signage to guide traffic through the work zone to maintain public safety.
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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