WASHINGTON, DC — As part of the 11th Street Bridge Project, the District Department of Transportation (DDOT) will be closing 11th Street, SE between M Street, SE and K Street, S from 9:30 am to 3:30 pm. on Thursday, August 1. This same area will be closed again starting at 8 pm on Thursday, August 1 and will remain closed until 5:30 am on Tuesday, August 6. The closures will allow crews to complete bridge girder installations over 11th Street.
Signed detours will be posted during the closures.
Northbound 11th Street, SE traffic will be detoured via M Street, SE to 8th Street, SE, then onto G Street, SE to access 11th Street SE.
Motorists traveling southbound on 11th Street, SE will be detoured to I Street, SE, then onto 8th Street, SE and M Street SE to access 11th Street south of M Street SE.
Southbound 11th Street access will be maintained to K Street, SE and the 11th Street on-ramp to westbound I-695 (Southeast/Southwest Freeway).
In the event of inclement weather or other unforeseen conditions, this work will be rescheduled and an updated advisory will be distributed.