FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Temporary Lane Closure on I-295 for Anacostia Bridges Over Nicholson Street Project on September 15
(Washington, DC) – The District Department of Transportation (DDOT) will temporarily close the right northbound lane of I-295 between exits 5C (to 11th Street SE) and 1B/1A (to Pennsylvania Avenue) on September 14 for ongoing bridge rehabilitation work being conducted in that area.
The temporary lane closure will be in place overnight starting September 14 at 9:00 pm. The lane will reopen at 5:00 am on September 15, 2018.
Traffic controls will be in place to warn drivers approaching the areas and guide them through the construction area. Motorists should anticipate moderate delays due to the lane closure. Drivers are advised to stay alert while traveling through these locations and to be observant of the work zone.
For ongoing information on the rehabilitation of the Anacostia freeway bridges over Nicholson Street SE, please visit http://nicholsonse.anacostiabridges.com.