August 12, 2013
Overnight Closure of M Street SE, Between 11th Street and 12th Street SE, to Occur August 13, 2013
Closure of the Inbound I-695 Freeway Bridge Exit Ramp to M Street SE, and the Northbound Lanes of the 11th Street Local Bridge from Martin Luther King, Jr. Ave. and Good Hope Road Intersection
As part of the 11th Street Bridge Project, the District Department of Transportation (DDOT) will close M Street SE between 11th Street and 12th Street SE overnight on Tuesday, August 13, 2013, from 7 pm until 5:30 am the following morning. The closures will allow crews to begin the concrete deck placement for the new freeway bridge.
The Inbound I-695 Freeway Bridge (I-695 westbound) exit ramp to M Street SE and the northbound lanes of the 11th Street Local Bridge—between Good Hope Road SE and O Street SE—will also be closed during this time.
- Northbound I-295 and Southbound DC-295 traffic seeking access to M Street, SE from the westbound I-695 Freeway Bridge will use the 8th Street SE exit ramp to I Street, then to 8th Street SE.
- Northbound (inbound) 11th Street Local Bridge traffic from Historic Anacostia will be detoured to Martin Luther King, Jr. Avenue SE to Howard Road SE, then to South Capitol Street SE to access M Street SE.
- Local traffic wishing to access facilities east of 12th Street SE will be detoured through N Street SE.
In the event of inclement weather or other unforeseen conditions, this work will be rescheduled for the following evening and an updated advisory will be distributed.
For more information and to follow the bridge project and AWI Program’s progress, please visit anacostiawaterfront.org/11thStreetBridge. To join the project or AWI community contact list or ask questions, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call (202) 741-8528.