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Temporary Overnight Lane Closure on Whitehurst Freeway on May 17

Wednesday, May 15, 2019

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Temporary Overnight Lane Closure on Whitehurst Freeway on May 17

(Washington, DC) – The District Department of Transportation (DDOT) will temporarily close one right lane eastbound or westbound on the Whitehurst Freeway at the Francis Scott Key Bridge from 9:00 p.m. Friday, May 17, 2019 until 5:30 a.m., Saturday, May 18, 2019, weather permitting.

The closure is a part of the ongoing Key Bridge Rehabilitation Project and allows for bridge bearing replacement and fascia cleaning.

Motorists are urged to use caution as they travel in these areas, to anticipate moderate delays, and to be mindful of construction 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.

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