Driving Hot Spots
Here is a selection of road advisories. Weather and equipment availability can affect timing.
1. Connecticut Avenue
Right lane closed 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. weekdays between Saul Road and Knowles Avenue.
2. Carroll Avenue
Right lane closed 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. weekdays at Flower Avenue.
3. Darnestown Road
Alternating traffic pattern in both directions with flagging operation 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. weekdays between Whites Ferry Road and the county line.
4. Muncaster Mill Road
Right lane blocked in both directions 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. weekdays between Shady Grove and Redland roads.
5. Capital Beltway (inner loop)
Left lane closed 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. weekdays between the Cherry Hill Road overpass and Rhode Island Avenue.
6. Capital Beltway (outer loop)
Left lane closed 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. weekdays between the Greenbelt Metro station and Baltimore Avenue (Route 1).
7. Capital Beltway (inner loop)
Left lane closed 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. weekdays between Branch Avenue and Route 210.
8. Capital Beltway (outer loop)
Two left lanes closed 9 p.m. tomorrow to 5 a.m. Tuesday between Interstate 295 and the Bald Eagle Road bridge.
9. Capital Beltway (inner loop)
Two right lanes closed 9 p.m. Wednesday to 5 a.m. Thursday between Livingston Road and the Bald Eagle Road bridge.
10. Capital Beltway (inner loop)
Right lane closed 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. tomorrow and Tuesday between Route 1 and Telegraph Road.
11. Springfield interchange
Possible lane closures 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. tomorrow through Thursday and 9 a.m. to noon Friday.
12. Tenley Circle
One lane of Nebraska Avenue NW closed in each direction between 41st Street and Tenley Circle, and northbound curb lane of Wisconsin Avenue closed just north of Tenley Circle for two weeks.
Metro will have additional station managers, rail supervisors and Transit Police at the Pentagon, Stadium-Armory, Morgan Boulevard, Largo Town Center and Landover stations today to assist customers attending the Freedom Walk at the Pentagon, the Nationals game at Robert F. Kennedy Memorial Stadium or the Redskins home opener at FedEx Field. For more information, call 202-637-7000 or visit www.metroopensdoors.com.
Tip of the Week
School is back in session. Stop for school buses; it's the law.
-- Diane Mattingly