DDOT TRAFFIC ADVISORY: Temporary Lane Closures Continue for C Street NE Project through August 6, 2021

traffic advisory


July 29, 2021 


Media Contacts:

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

Mariam Nabizad – (202) 359-2678, mariam.nabizad@dc.gov  


Temporary Lane 
Closures Continue for C Street NE Project through August 6, 2021


(Washington, DC) —The District Department of Transportation (DDOT) has extended the lane closures on C Street NE until August 6, 2021, weather permitting.


The single lane closures that began on July 13, 2021, will continue through Friday July 30, 2021, which impacts both eastbound and westbound lanes, on C Street NE, at the intersections of 19th, 20th, 21st and 22nd Streets NE.


Northbound and southbound single lane closures will also be in place on 20th, 21st, and 22nd Streets NE that began July 13, 2021 will continue through August 6, 2021, weather permitting.


Parking is prohibited in the work zone, and safe accommodations for pedestrians and cyclists will be enforced.


Traffic controls and signage will be in place to safely guide all motorist through the work zone. Motorists are urged to use caution when traveling through the work zone, to anticipate moderate delays, and to be mindful of pedestrians, cyclists, and construction personnel.


The completed project will improve overall safety for pedestrians, motorists and cyclists along the C Street NE corridor as well as improved overall pedestrian safety, installation of protected bicycle lanes, curb extensions and raised sidewalks, ADA compliant intersections, traffic calming measures, improved bus operation, improved traffic signal operation, upgraded street lighting and enhanced streetscape and green spaces.


For more information about the C Street NE Implementation Project and to stay up to date on project related updates and construction progress, please visit www.cstne.com.