DDOT Traffic Advisory: Reversible Lanes on Theodore Roosevelt Bridge Suspended

traffic advisory


May 15, 2020 


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Lauren Stephens –  (202) 465-6112, lauren.stephens@dc.gov 


Reversible Lanes on Theodore Roosevelt Bridge Temporarily Suspended Beginning May 18

(Washington, DC) - The District Department of Transportation (DDOT) will temporarily suspend the use of reversible lanes on the Theodore Roosevelt Bridge beginning Monday, May 18, 2020.


Throughout this suspension period of no reversible lanes, there will be four lanes inbound and three lanes outbound on the Theodore Roosevelt Bridge at all times. Traffic demands do not currently require the usage of reversible lanes in this corridor. DDOT will closely monitor this corridor to determine level of usage and demand.


Drivers are advised to stay alert while traveling through this location and to be observant of work zone personnel and operational traffic pattern.





The mission of the District Department of Transportation (DDOT) is to enhance the quality of life for District residents and visitors by ensuring that people, goods, and information move efficiently and safely with minimal adverse impact on residents and the environment. 


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