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Temporary Lane Closures to Occur in Multiple Locations, March 20 through 24

Friday, March 17, 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 from Monday, March 20 through Friday, March 24, 2017, weather permitting. These closures are necessary so DDOT can perform routine bridge and tunnel inspections. 

Monday, March 20, 10 am to 1:30 pm
South Capitol Street under I-695. Right-lane closures on northbound South Capitol Street under I-695 will be followed by right-lane closures on southbound South Capitol Street under I-695. 

Monday, March 20, Noon to 3 pm
Ramp from northbound South Capitol Street to northbound I-395/westbound I-695. Alternating right- and left-lane closures on the northbound ramp to northbound I-395.

Monday, March 20, 10 am to 3 pm
Southbound 9th Street Expressway under D Street, SW, and the CSX Railroad Bridge. Alternating left- and right-lane closures on southbound 9th Street under D Street SW and the CSX Railroad. 

Tuesday, March 21, 10 am to 3 pm
Anacostia Freeway (I-295) over Railroad Yard. Alternating right- and left-lane closures on southbound Anacostia Freeway (I-295) followed by alternating right- and left-lane closures on northbound Anacostia Freeway. 

Wednesday, March 22, 10 am to 3 pm
Northbound I-395 Center Leg under Constitution Avenue, Pennsylvania Avenue, Independence Avenue, Washington Avenue, and Maryland Avenue. Left-lane closure on the northbound I-395 center leg. 

Thursday, March 23, 10 am to 3 pm
Southbound I-395 Center Leg under Constitution Avenue, Pennsylvania Avenue, Independence Avenue, Washington Avenue, and Maryland Avenue. Left-lane closure on southbound I-395 center leg.

Friday, March 24, 10 am to 3 pm
I-395 Center Leg under Constitution Avenue, Pennsylvania Avenue, Independence Avenue, Washington Avenue, and Maryland Avenue. Left-lane closure on northbound I-395 center leg followed by left-lane closure of southbound I-395 center leg.

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

 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. Follow us on Twitter for transportation-related updates and more; like us on Facebook and visit the website at www.ddot.dc.gov. Visit goDCgo.com for more information on transportation options in the District.

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. Follow us on Twitter for transportation-related updates and more; like us on Facebook and visit the website at www.ddot.dc.gov. Visit goDCgo.com for more information on transportation options in the District.