FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Temporary Lane Closures on Wisconsin Avenue Begin March 13
(Washington, DC) - The District Department of Transportation (DDOT) is scheduled to temporarily close one lane of traffic and restrict curbside parking on Wisconsin Avenue, on or about Wednesday, March 13, 2019, weather permitting.
DDOT will close lanes on Wisconsin Avenue between Garfield Street and Idaho Avenue NW. Work will be performed weekdays from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. and weeknights from 8:00 p.m. to 5:00 a.m., Monday through Friday. Work may also be performed on Saturdays from 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. At least one lane will be open to the traffic in each direction at all times.
The closures and restrictions are needed for construction work, which includes repairs to sidewalks, curbs, gutter and roadway. Construction is scheduled to be completed by July 15, 2019, weather permitting.
Parking restriction signs will be posted at least 72 hours in advance at locations where parking will not be allowed. These signs will notify the duration and dates of “No Parking” and provide contact information of the engineer in charge.
Traffic controls will be in place to warn drivers approaching the areas. Motorists should anticipate moderate delays due to the 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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