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Temporary Lane Closures on I-295/DC-295 April 13 – 18

Sunday, April 12, 2020

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Temporary Lane Closures on I-295/DC-295 April 13 – 18

(Washington, DC) —The District Department of Transportation (DDOT) will temporarily close single lanes and shoulders on the following roadways to perform construction activities along the I-295/DC 295 corridor. 

The following closures will be in place daily from Monday, April 13 until Saturday, April 18, 2020 weather permitting:

  • Full ramp closure on Ramp E from Martin Luther King, Jr. Ave. to I-295 northbound from 6:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. during April 13 – 18
  • Full road closure on South Capitol Street from Martin Luther King, Jr. Ave. to Malcolm X Ave. from 7:00 a.m. – 5:00 a.m. during April 13 – 18

These closures are required for pavement work, guardrail installation and equipment mobilization associated with multiple DDOT projects aimed at improving the I-295/DC 295 corridor.

South Capitol St Detour

South Capitol St Ramp Detour


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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