Driving Hot Spots
Here is a selection of road advisories. Weather and equipment availability can affect timing.
1. Wisconsin Avenue NW:
Northbound traffic is limited to one lane between K and M streets for six months. Southbound traffic is detoured to 29th, 30th and 31st streets.
2. Capital Beltway (inner loop):
Lanes will be closed 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Friday between Rockville Pike and Old Georgetown Road.
3. East West Highway:
Right lanes will be closed in each direction 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Friday between Connecticut Avenue and Edgevale Street.
4. Piney Branch Road:
Right lanes will be closed in each direction 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Friday between University Boulevard and New Hampshire Avenue.
5. Colesville Road.:
The right lane will be closed 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Friday between the Capital Beltway and Franklin Avenue.
6. Allentown Road.:
The right lane will be closed 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. Capital Beltway (inner loop):
The left lane will be closed 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Friday between Route 50 and Good Luck Road.
8. Washington Street:
Alternating lanes in both directions will be closed from 9:45 a.m. to 2:45 p.m. Monday through Friday between Church and South Alfred streets.
9. Capital Beltway (inner loop):
The ramp to Route 1 south will be closed from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Thursday.
10. Glebe Road:
The right southbound lane will be closed 8 a.m. to 10 p.m. weekdays through mid-November between Interstate 395 and Shirlington Road.
11. Springfield Interchange:
Lanes will be closed 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays and 9 a.m. to noon Fridays.
12. Old Keene Mill Road:
The road will be closed 9:30 p.m. to 5 a.m. Monday through Thursday between Springfield Boulevard and Backlick Road. Traffic will be detoured.
Metro will hold a public meeting from 7 to 9 p.m. Nov. 16 at its headquarters, 600 Fifth St. NW, to talk about services, funding and expansion. For information, call 202-637-7000.
Tip of the Week
The D.C. Department of Transportation will hold a public meeting at 7 p.m. Tuesday to discuss streetlight policy guidelines. The meeting will be at the Reeves Center, 2000 14th St. NW, second-floor Community Room. For more information, call 202-673-6813.