The District Department of Transportation (DDOT) will temporarily close the eastbound ramp to the 12th Street Tunnel as part of the ongoing rehabilitation of the 11th Street Bridge in Southwest. The ramp will be closed nightly between 7:30 pm and 4:30 am, beginning on Friday, January 9, 2009, and ending on Monday, January 12, 2009, weather permitting. Traffic coming across the Francis Case Memorial (14th Street) Bridge from Virginia will be required to take an alternate route. Motorists can go north on 14th Street to get downtown, or take the L’Enfant Plaza exit to D Street, SW. Detour signs will direct them to 7th Street.
Thursday, January 1, 2009
DDOT has released a traffic advisory regarding access to the 12th Street Tunnel. From the traffic advisory: