FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Temporary Ramp and Lane Closures on DC-295 May 19 – May 25 Anacostia Freeway Bridges Over Nicholson Street Project
(Washington, DC) – The District Department of Transportation (DDOT) will periodically close the exit ramp on DC-295 northbound to Pennsylvania Avenue, SE eastbound from 9 p.m. to 5:30 a.m. beginning Monday, May 20 through Thursday, May 23, weather permitting. Previously noted closures will also occur on Sunday, May 19.
Vehicles will be detoured using the exit ramp to Pennsylvania Avenue SE westbound then taking the on-ramp to DC-295 southbound then exiting to Pennsylvania Ave SE eastbound as indicated on the map below. Heavy delays should be expected around the project area and motorists are advised to use an alternative route, if possible.
Traffic controls will be in place to warn drivers approaching the areas and guide them through the construction zone. Drivers are advised to take an alternate route or alternate travel times to avoid delays, stay alert while traveling through these locations and to be observant of the work zone.
For ongoing information on the rehabilitation of the Anacostia freeway bridges over Nicholson St. SE, please visit http://nicholsonse.anacostiabridges.com.
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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