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Temporary Lane Closures in Multiple Locations, July 18 through 20

Friday, July 14, 2017


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Media Contacts
Terry Owens(202) 763-8635, [email protected]
Michelle Phipps-Evans — (202) 497-0124, [email protected]

(Washington, DC) - The District Department of Transportation (DDOT) will temporarily close single lanes on the following roadways for routine bridge and tunnel inspections. All work is weather permitting:

East Capitol Street under the CSX Railroad. On Tuesday, July 18 from 10 am to 3 pm, weather permitting, there will be alternating right- and left-lane closures on eastbound East Capitol Street followed by alternating right- and left-lane closures on westbound East Capitol Street.

East Capitol Street under 35th Street. On Wednesday, July 19, from 10 am to 3 pm, weather permitting, there will be alternating right- and left-lane closures on eastbound East Capitol Street followed by right-lane closures of westbound East Capitol Street.

Westbound Ramp from K Street, NW to Whitehurst Freeway. On Thursday, July 20, DDOT will close a right lane on the westbound ramp from K Street NW to Whitehurst Freeway.

Eastbound Ramp from Whitehurst Freeway to K Street, NW. On Thursday, July 20, from 11:30 am to 3 pm, DDOT will close the left lane on the eastbound ramp from the Whitehurst Freeway to K Street NW.

Traffic controls will be in place to warn drivers approaching the areas. Motorists should anticipate moderate delays due to the lane closures. They are advised to stay alert while traveling through these locations and to be observant of the inspection personnel.

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