Driving Hot Spots
Here is a selection of road advisories. Weather and equipment availability can affect timing.
1. Old Georgetown Road
Right lanes both ways closed 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. weekdays between Capital Beltway and West Cedar Lane.
2. Muncaster Mill Road
Road closed for five weeks between Sweetbirch Drive and Norbeck Road.
3. Colesville Road
Right southbound lane closed 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. weekdays from Sligo Creek Parkway to Georgia Avenue; left northbound lane closed 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. weekdays from Sligo Creek Parkway to Capital Beltway.
4. Capital Beltway (inner loop)
Left lane closed 9 p.m. to 9 a.m. weekdays between the Montgomery and Prince George's county line and Greenbelt Road.
5. Annapolis Road
Alternating westbound lanes closed 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. weekdays from Kenilworth Avenue to Peace Cross.
6. Laurel Fort Meade Road
Right lanes in both directions closed 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. weekdays between Seventh Street and Baltimore Avenue.
7. Capital Beltway (inner loop)
Two left lanes closed 8 p.m. to 5 a.m. Monday through Wednesday and two right lanes closed 8 p.m. to 5 a.m. Thursday and Friday between Route 210 and Route 5.
8. Capital Beltway (outer loop)
All lanes closed 20 minutes between 12:01 a.m. and 12:30 a.m. Thursday east of Telegraph Road.
9. Capital Beltway (outer loop)
Two right lanes closed through 5 a.m. Monday between Route 1 and the Wilson Bridge.
10. Interstate 95 North
Ramp to outer loop of the Capital Beltway closed through 5 a.m. Monday at the Springfield interchange. Traffic will be detoured.
11. Springfield interchange
Some lanes closed 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 9 a.m. to noon Friday.
12. Nebraska Avenue NW
Two westbound lanes closed between 41st Street and Tenley Circle.
13. Kenilworth Avenue NE
Northbound lane closures 7 p.m. to 6 a.m. Monday through Saturday between Nannie Helen Burroughs Avenue and state line.
Metro has begun posting explanations of train delays on its Web site, www.metroopensdoors.com. Click on "Yesterday's service."
Tip of the Week
Find out about D.C. neighborhoods, wards and school districts; plan a trip; or create a map that highlights places of interest by using DC Guide, an online search function offered by the D.C. government, at www.about.dc.gov/index.asp.
-- Diane Mattingly