The District Department of Transportation (DDOT) will temporarily close single lanes on the following roadways to conduct routine bridge and tunnel inspections from Tuesday, November 14 through Friday, November 17, weather permitting:

  • Tuesday, November 14, 2017, 10 am to 3 pm, DDOT will implement alternating right- and left-lane closures on eastbound East Capitol Street, followed by a right-lane closure on westbound East Capitol Street.
  • Wednesday, November 15, 2017, 10 am to 12:30 pm, DDOT will close the right lane on the northbound inner loop under the ramp from westbound I-66 to E Street.
  • Wednesday, November 15, 2017, from 11:30 am to 3 pm, DDOT will implement alternating partial right and left shoulder closures on the ramp from westbound I-66 to E Street.
  • Thursday, November 16, from 10 am to 3 pm, DDOT will close the right lane of southbound Anacostia Freeway over Malcolm X Avenue followed by alternating right- and left-lane closures on northbound Anacostia Freeway.
  • Friday, November 17, from 10 am to 12:30 pm, DDOT will implement alternating right- and left-lane closures eastbound Suitland Parkway under northbound South Capitol Street.
  • Friday, November 17, from 11:30 am to 3 pm, DDOT will implement alternating right- and left-lane closures on northbound South Capitol Street over Suitland Parkway.

Motorists should anticipate moderate-to-heavy delays due to the lane closures. They are advised to stay alert while traveling through these locations and to be observant of the inspection personnel.