Driving Hot Spots
Here is a selection of road advisories. Weather and equipment availability can affect timing.
1. Old Georgetown Road
Right lane closed 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. Sunday through Thursday between Rockville Pike and Democracy Boulevard.
2. Connecticut Avenue
Right lane closed 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. weekdays between Saul Road and Knowles Avenue.
3. Rockville Pike
Right lane closed 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. weekdays between Wilson Lane and Jones Bridge Road.
4. 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.
5. Bladensburg Road
Road closed through 3 p.m. Monday at Decatur Street.
6. Suitland Parkway
Road closed 8 p.m. to 4 a.m. Sunday through Thursday between Alabama Avenue and Naylor Road SE.
7. Capital Beltway (inner loop)
Alternating lanes closed in both directions 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday through Thursday at Route 210 and the bridge over the Capital Beltway.
8. Capital Beltway (outer loop)
Two left lanes closed 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. Monday through Wednesday from Interstate 295 to north of Route 210.
9. Capital Beltway (outer loop)
Two right lanes closed 9 p.m. Thursday to 5 a.m. Friday from the Wilson Bridge to north of Route 210.
10. Eisenhower Avenue
Alternating lanes closed in both directions 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 9 a.m. to noon Friday between Cameron Parke Court and Mill Road.
11. Springfield interchange
Possible lane closures 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 9 a.m. to noon Friday.
12. Capital Beltway (inner loop)
Alternating lane closures 9 p.m. to 4:30 a.m. weekdays at Braddock Road.
Numerous Metrobus service changes go into effect Sunday. For more information, call 202-637-7000 or visit www.metroopensdoors.com.
Tip of the Week
Motorists may encounter heavier traffic Sunday at the Chesapeake Bay Bridge as people return from events in Dover, Del., and Ocean City.
-- Diane Mattingly