Friday, May 10, 2013
Work on the bridge over Rock Creek Parkway continues.
The District Department of Transportation (DDOT) will close one lane of Pennsylvania Avenue NW on the bridge over Rock Creek Parkway Friday. Crews will be inspecting the Pennsylvania Avenue NW Bridge over the Rock Creek and Potomac Parkway as part of an ongoing project. Drivers should expect slight delays due to the lane closure between 9:30 a.m. and 4 p.m. Friday. According to DDOT, "The center lane on eastbound Pennsylvania Avenue, NW will be closed. The left and right lanes will be kept open on eastbound Pennsylvania Avenue, NW and all westbound lanes will be open." There are also lane closures beneath the bridge on Rock Creek Parkway. On weekdays, lanes are closured alternately between 9:45 a.m. and 2:45 p.m. and between 9 p.m. and 5 a…
Monday, April 29, 2013
Crews will be inspecting the Pennsylvania Avenue, NW Bridge over the Rock Creek and Potomac Parkway.
Drivers should expect alternating lane closures on Pennsylvania NW bridge over Rock Creek and Potomac Parkway Tuesday through Thursday from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Closures will be in place to allow inspection of the bridge. According to the District Department of Transportation, the closures will be as follows: Tuesday, April 30, 2013 Wednesday, May 1, 2013 Thursday, May 2, 2013 For the quickest updates on Georgetown news, Follow @GeorgetownPatch on Twitter and "Like" Georgetown Patch on Facebook.
Monday, February 18, 2013
Rock Creek Parkway rush hour lane switches will not be in effect Monday.
Rock Creek Parkway, Canal Road and other DC area roadways with reversible lanes will not have reversible lane restrictions enforced Monday because of the Presidents' Day holiday. Reversible lane roadways include: For more on how Presidents' Day might impact you, read What's Open, Closed for Presidents' Day 2013.
Friday, December 7, 2012
The incident happened near the P Street entrance to Rock Creek Parkway.
Two northbound lanes and one southbound lane of Rock Creek Parkway are closed Friday morning after a car crashed into a parkway embankment near P Street. The Metropolitan Police Department Twitter account reported the incident just after 9 a.m. Friday. Park Police are on the scene and at 9:40 believed the incident should be cleared in 10 or 15 minutes, according to Sgt. Paul Brooks. Brooks said there were no injuries reported.
Monday, September 17, 2012
Bridge and tunnel inspections impact area roads.
For the next two weeks drivers should expect lane closures on area roads and bridges, including Whitehurst Freeway and Rock Creek Parkway. The District Department of Transportation (DDOT) is inspecting bridges and tunnels throughout D.C. beginning Monday and ending Sept. 28. Work is scheduled to be done Monday through Friday during off-peak hours between 10 a.m. and 3 p.m. DDOT will close one lane at a time in inspection areas so traffic will still be able to get through. Below are the closures listed in the press release that are closest to Georgetown: Thursday, Sept. 20: Ramp from I-66 to Whitehurst Freeway There will be a right lane closure of the ramp from I-66 to the Whitehurst Freeway followed by alternating right lane closures of …