FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Temporary Lane Closures on Wisconsin Avenue for the Week of March 18
(Washington, DC) - The District Department of Transportation (DDOT) is scheduled to temporarily close lanes of traffic and restrict curbside parking on Wisconsin Avenue from River Road to Harrison Street NW starting on or about Tuesday, March 19, 2019, weather permitting.
The contractor is authorized to work weekdays during the daytime from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. and nights from 8:00 p.m. to 5:00 a.m. Monday through Friday. The contractor is also authorized to work 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 milling and paving work to make repairs to the roadway. Construction is scheduled to be completed by May 1, 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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