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Weekend closures on New York Avenue between Florida Avenue, NE and Penn Street, NE will be implemented from 10 pm on Friday, April 26, 2013 to 11 am on Sunday, April 28, 2013.
WASHINGTON, DC — The District Department of Transportation (DDOT) announced it will be implementing closures on New York Avenue between Florida Avenue, NE and Penn Street, NE from 10 pm on Friday, April 26, 2013 to 11 am on Sunday, April 28, 2013.
- Westbound (inbound) traffic on New York Avenue, NE will be redirected at Penn Street, NE to 6th Street, NE and Florida Avenue, NE and then back to New York Avenue, NE.
- Eastbound (outbound) traffic will be redirected at Florida Avenue, NE to 6th Street, NE and Penn Street, NE and then back to New York Avenue, NE.
Traffic control personnel will be present at the start and end of the detours to keep traffic flowing and to direct motorists. Drivers are encouraged to use alternate routes such as Rhode Island Avenue or H Street, NE.
DDOT encourages all motorists to stay alert as they travel in this corridor.
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.