Driving Hot Spots

Here is a selection of road advisories. Weather and equipment availability can affect timing.

1. Wisconsin Avenue NW:

Northbound traffic limited to one lane between K and M streets daily for six months. Southbound traffic will be detoured to 29th, 30th and 31st streets.

2. Beltway (outer loop):

Right lane and on- and offramps closed 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Friday and from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. Monday through Thursday along Old Georgetown Road.

3. East West Highway:

Right lane closed in each direction with a traffic signal 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Friday between Connecticut Avenue and Edgevale Street.

4. Piney Branch Road:

Right eastbound lane closed 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Friday between University Boulevard and New Hampshire Avenue.

5. Kenilworth Avenue:

Right northbound lane closed 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Friday between Crescent Road and the Beltway.

6. Route 337:

Right lane closed in each direction 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. and 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. Monday through Friday between Route 5 and Forestville Road.

7. Beltway (outer loop):

Left lane closed 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Friday between Route 50 and Good Luck Road.

8. Beltway (outer loop):

Two left lanes closed 9 p.m. Sunday to 5 a.m. Monday just east of Telegraph Road.

9. Beltway (both loops):

Two left lanes closed 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. Wednesday and Thursday from Route 210 to the Wilson Bridge.

10. Washington Street:

Alternating lane closures in both directions 9:45 a.m. to 2:45 p.m. Monday through Friday between Church and South Alfred streets.

11. Springfield interchange:

Various lane closures 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays and from 9 a.m. to noon Fridays.

12. Old Keene Mill Road:

Road closed 9:30 p.m. to 5 a.m. Mondays through Thursdays for three to four weeks between Springfield Boulevard and Backlick Road. Traffic will be detoured.

Transit Update

METRO:

The Metrorail Alternate Route Planning Guide on Metro's Web site, www.metroopensdoors.com helps customers plan alternative routes home. For more information, call 202-962-1234.

Tip of the Week

Arlington is offering a guide to parking along the Ballston-Rosslyn corridor. Copies are available at county libraries by calling 703-228-7433 or from the county Web site, www.parkarlington.com.

-- Diane Mattingly