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Lane closures possible on 11th Street bridges, parts of I-295 through September

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The District Department of Transportation may close lanes during off peak travel times on the 11th Street bridges, related ramps, portions of the Southeast/Southwest Freeway, I-295/DC 295 and local streets between Thursday, June 23, and Thursday, September 1, to accommodate construction.

The closures would take place between 9:30 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. The potentially affected streets are:

• One lane in the northbound direction of I-295/DC 295 between Pennsylvania Avenue, SE and Howard Road, SE.
• One or both lanes of O Street, SE between 11th and 12th Streets, SE.
• Reducing Good Hope Road, SE to one lane between Martin Luther King, Jr. Avenue, SE and Anacostia Drive, SE.
• One lane of 12th Street, SE from N Street, SE to M Street, SE.
• One lane and bicycle lane on 11th Street, SE between M Street, SE and O Street, SE.
• One lane on the outbound 11th Street Bridge and the connecting ramp to southbound I-295/DC 295.

• One lane in each direction on the SE/SW Freeway from Pennsylvania Avenue, SE to 4th Street, SE (potentially closed between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m.)

• One lane in the southbound direction on of I-295/DC 295 between Pennsylvania Avenue, SE and Howard Road, SE. (potentially closed between 10 a.m. and 3:30 p.m.)

During nights from Monday through Thursday, closures between 8 p.m. and 5 a.m. the next morning may include:

• One lane in each direction of I-295/DC 295 between Pennsylvania Avenue, SE and Howard Road, SE.
• Reducing Good Hope Road to one lane between Martin Luther King, Jr. Avenue and Anacostia Drive. (This closure will not start until 10 pm.)
• One or both lanes of O Street, SE between 11th and 12th Streets, SE.
• One lane in each direction on SE/SW freeway from Pennsylvania Avenue, SE to 4th Street, SE.
• One or two lanes on the outbound 11th Street Bridge and the connecting ramp to southbound I-295/DC 295.

Temporary signs and traffic control measures will be in place. Streets would not be closed during holiday weekends.

For more information about this work or the 11th Street Bridge Project, check the DDOT website.

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