August 23, 2013
Weekend Closure Planned for New York Avenue, NE Between Florida Avenue and Penn Street; Starts August 23, 2013
Drivers are encouraged to use alternate routes such as Rhode Island Avenue, H Street, NE
(Washington D.C.) The District Department of Transportation (DDOT) will close New York Avenue NE, between Florida Avenue and Penn Street, from 9 pm on Friday, August 23, 2013 to 5 am on Saturday, August 24, 2013.
- Eastbound traffic on New York Avenue NE will be redirected at Florida Avenue to 6th Street and Penn Street, and then back onto New York Avenue.
- Westbound traffic on New York Avenue NE will be redirected at Penn Street to 6th Street and Florida Avenue, and then back onto New York Avenue.
Traffic control personnel will be present to direct motorists through the area. DDOT encourages all motorists to stay alert as they travel in this corridor. Drivers are encouraged to use alternate routes such as Rhode Island Avenue or H Street, NE during this closure.
All construction-related work and dates are subject to change, depending on weather, material and contractor availability or other unforeseen conditions.
Learn more about other projects in this area, including the New York Avenue Bridge project, visit www.FixingNewYorkAve.com. For additional construction alerts and updates follow @NYAve411 and @DDOTDC on Twitter.