(News Release: February 24, 2019)—

The District Department of Transportation (DDOT) will temporarily close single lanes on the following roadways for bridge and tunnel inspections:

Traffic controls will be in place to warn drivers approaching the areas. Motorists should anticipate moderate-to-heavy delays due to the lane closures. Drivers are advised to stay alert while traveling through these locations and to be observant of the inspection personnel.

  • 11th Street, SE/Martin Luther King Avenue, SE, over Anacostia River and Anacostia Drive a right lane closure of northbound roadway followed by a left lane closure of southbound roadway on Monday, February 25, from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., weather permitting

  • I-695 Northbound over Anacostia River a right lane closure followed by a left lane closure on Tuesday, February 26, from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., weather permitting

  • I-695 Southbound over Anacostia River a left lane closure followed by a right lane closure on Wednesday, February 27, from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., weather permitting

  • D Street under 11th Street, SW, partial lane closure of eastbound D Street SW followed by a right lane closure of westbound D Street SW on Thursday, February 28, from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., weather permitting.

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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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