Network News

X My Profile
View More Activity
Share Stories  |  Traffic  |  Columns  |  Q&A     |  Get Gridlock:    Twitter |    Facebook  |     RSS   |  phone Alerts

14th Street Bridge Update: Lanes Open For Commute

14th St. Bridge Project
 
   • Work Overview
   • Live Bridge Cam
   • Project Twitter Feed
   • Full Coverage

The VDOT traffic camera on the south side of the Potomac shows that traffic is flowing as usual across the northbound span. All lanes are open till 10 a.m.

At that point, crews are scheduled to close a single lane until 2:30 p.m. Through the weekend, the roadway will be undergoing preparation for the first phase of the year-long rehabilitation. The preliminary work includes restriping of the lane markers and placement of concrete barriers for the upcoming lane shifts. Only the regular traffic lanes northbound are affected by this work.

Once the work starts today, be particularly careful if your drive takes you northbound on the George Washington Parkway and onto the northbound bridge. You'll likely find more congestion than you normally would at midday as you maneuver left to reach the lanes heading up 14th Street NW.

Road Essentials:  Incident Map  |  Traffic Cams   |   Key Routes

By Robert Thomson  |  May 28, 2009; 6:51 AM ET
Categories:  Commuting , Driving  | Tags: 14th street bridge  
Save & Share:  Send E-mail   Facebook   Twitter   Digg   Yahoo Buzz   Del.icio.us   StumbleUpon   Technorati   Google Buzz   Previous: Commuter Alert: Metro Blue Line Delays at Van Dorn St.
Next: Traffic Alert: SB Kenilworth Ave. Backed Up in SE

No comments have been posted to this entry.

The comments to this entry are closed.

 
 
RSS Feed
Subscribe to The Post

© 2010 The Washington Post Company