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
Closed for at least four 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.
4. Capital Beltway (inner loop)
Left lane closed 9 p.m. to 9 a.m. Sunday through Thursday between the Montgomery and Prince George's county line and Greenbelt Road.
5. Annapolis Road
Right lane closed in both directions weekdays between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. from Enterprise Road to Bell Station Road.
6. Capital Beltway
Intermittent lane closures from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. in both directions between Route 210 and Route 5 Monday through Friday.
7. Capital Beltway (inner loop)
Left lane closed from 10 p.m. to 5 a.m. between Washington Street bridge and Route 1 interchange Monday through Thursday.
8. Capital Beltway (inner loop)
Connector road on Interstate 95/495 south closed from 7 a.m. Saturday to 5 a.m. Monday just west of the ramp to Route 1 south. Route 1 ramps to inner loop closed.
9. Capital Beltway (outer loop)
Two right lanes, then two left lanes closed Tuesday through Thursday from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. between Interstate 295 and Route 210.
10. Interstate 295
Right lane closed Wednesday through Friday from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. between District line and Interstate 95/495.
11. Interstate 95 North
One or two lanes closed Tuesday through Thursday from 9:30 pm to 5 a.m. on I-95 north from Springfield-Franconia Parkway to Capital Beltway.
12. Springfield Interchange
Possible HOV lane closures Monday through Thursday, 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., and Friday, 9 a.m. to noon, on Interstate 395/95 from Franconia-Springfield Parkway to Edsall Road. Possible night closures.
Metro said it is enhancing reliability of electronic information displays on station platforms by installing software in monitors to alert officials to a malfunction.
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-- Michael Alison Chandler