Network News

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

Douglass Bridge reopens

11:30 A.M. UPDATE: DDOT reports that the bridge has reopened to traffic.

Original post: The Frederick Douglass Bridge, which takes South Capitol Street traffic over the Anacostia River, scheduled closed about 10 a.m. Thursday and is expected to remain shut down for about two hours. This is a major route in and out of central Washington, so traffic delays are very likely. The alternative Anacostia River routes are the 11th Street, Sousa (Pennsylvania Avenue) and Whitney Young (East Capitol Street) bridges.

The traffic closure was requested by the Coast Guard. During the two hours, the District Department of Transportation will open the bridge's swing span for a vessel.

[This post has been updated].

By Robert Thomson  |  April 8, 2010; 10:00 AM ET
Categories:  Advisories  | Tags: DC traffic congestion, DC traffic information, Douglass Bridge closing  
Save & Share:  Send E-mail   Facebook   Twitter   Digg   Yahoo Buzz   Del.icio.us   StumbleUpon   Technorati   Google Buzz   Previous: HOT lanes update
Next: Md. cellphone bill moves ahead

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