FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Temporary Lane Closures on Northbound I-295
(Washington, DC) - The District Department of Transportation (DDOT) will temporarily close lanes of traffic on northbound I-295 from the DC/Maryland state line to Exit 1, near D.C. Water Blue Plains treatment facility, starting on Friday, November 22, 2019, weather permitting. At least one lane of traffic will be open.
The contractor is authorized to work on Friday from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. and on Saturday from 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. Construction is scheduled to be completed by November 24, 2019, weather permitting.
The closures and restrictions are required for roadway repairs.
Traffic control devices will be in place to guide motorists through the work zone. Motorists should anticipate moderate delays due to lane closures. Drivers are advised to stay alert while traveling through these locations and to be observant of the work zone.
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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