FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
(Washington, DC) – The District Department of Transportation (DDOT) will begin roadway resurfacing on North Capitol Street today, May 16, weather permitting.
The work, to be conducted from New Hampshire Avenue NW to Florida Avenue NW, is expected to take four weeks to complete.
Work will generally be conducted from 9:30 am to 3:30 pm, Monday through Friday; and 7 am to 7 pm, Saturday; however, certain sections will be worked on from 9 pm to 5 am, Monday through Friday.
During construction, at least one lane will be open in each direction. Curbside parking will not be available on some sections of North Capitol Street during work times. Parking restriction signs will be posted 72 hours in advance at locations where parking will not be allowed. Each sign will list the duration of the restriction and the engineer in charge's contact information.
Variable message signs will be in place to guide motorists. DDOT encourages all motorists traveling through the work zone to stay alert.
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