These travel tips should help ease the trip to Independence Day events.
Even as many launch summer vacations, road and rail crews are stepping up their activity.
With many outdoor activities scheduled for this week, watch for lane closings and Metrorail work.
Highlights of weekend slowdowns, plus some summer driving tips.
It's a great Father's Day weekend for local travelers, with the Metrorail work as the main -- but not the only -- source of delays.
Watch for lane closings in the Tysons area, and in D.C., Metro has late-night work on all lines.
All inbound lanes of the 11th Street Bridge are closed due to an accident.
Several streets in the Capitol Hill neighborhood were closed to traffic Thursday morning, but lanes reopened on Pennsylvania Avenue by the afternoon.
A sultry and soupy weekend will see many traffic generating festivals. Metro will work on all lines. D.C. is opening new ramps on the 11th Street Bridge.
A sinkhole at the intersection of 14th and F streets in Northwest has blocked lanes and traffic in the area for the past 10 days.