Starting this week, from DDOT
DDOT is rehabilitating the Pennsylvania Avenue Bridge over Rock Creek and Rock Creek Parkway. The project is expected to take 15 months ...
In the Spring of 2017, to perform the necessary work, a 200-day detour of westbound Pennsylvania Avenue traffic will be implemented. Westbound traffic will be detoured onto 26th Street, NW to M Street, NW while eastbound traffic will continue across the bridge throughout the detour. Pedestrian and bike traffic will continue to use the bridge during construction...
In addition to other things, the project will
Re-pave roadway approaches and re-align the Rock Creek Parkway exit ramp tie-in with Pennsylvania Avenue
Repair sidewalks and curbs
Install curbside safety bridge rail along both sidewalks
Upgrade existing streetlighting to LED