Driving Hot Spots
Here is a selection of road advisories. Weather and equipment availability can affect timing.
1. Springfield interchange:
Two or more lanes might be closed 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays and 9 a.m. to noon Fridays.
2. Chain Bridge:
Right lane closed overnight from Virginia to the District.
3. North Capitol Street:
One lane closed in each direction between Michigan Avenue and Buchanan Street.
4. 10th Street NW:
Closed between E and F streets for three to five weeks.
5. Interstate 395/Center Leg Freeway:
Two lanes closed in each direction 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. weekdays.
6. Capital Beltway (inner loop):
Two right lanes closed 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. Tuesday through Saturday between River Road and Wisconsin Avenue.
7. Capital Beltway (inner loop):
Two left lanes closed 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. Tuesday through Saturday from Georgia Avenue to Connecticut Avenue.
8. Capital Beltway (both loops):
Some lanes closed 7 p.m. to 5 a.m. and 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. daily between the I-270 spur and Fernwood Road.
9. Route 202:
Two left lanes closed 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday between Routes 450 and 50.
10. Capital Beltway (outer loop):
Exit ramp to I-295 north closed 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. Tuesday through Thursday and Monday.
11. Baltimore-Washington Parkway:
Some southbound lanes closed 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesday through Friday between the Capital Beltway and the District line.
12. Annapolis Road:
Two left lanes closed 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. and 8 p.m. to 5 a.m. Tuesday through Saturday between 65th Avenue and Riverdale Road.
13. Route 29:
Intermittent 15-minute total closures June 1 through June 13 at Randolph Road.
Metro will sell SmarTrip cards at these stations from 4 to 7 p.m.: June 3 at New Carrollton; June 8 at Branch Avenue; June 15 at Glenmont; June 22 at Franconia-Springfield; June 23 at Huntington; and June 24 at Greenbelt. Also, from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. June 10 at Shady Grove and June 16 and 17 at Vienna/Fairfax-GMU. Details, www.metroopensdoors.com.
Tip of the Week
Metro will hold public hearings next month on proposed fare changes to late night Metrorail and MetroAccess services. For more information, call 202-962-1234 or visit www.metroopensdoors.com.