** TRAFFIC ADVISORY** Telegraph Road North Closed Tonight!

Numerous Closures on Beltway and
Telegraph Road Interchange Area April 4-7

Motorists strongly urged to use alternate routes to avoid delays

Weather permitting, the Woodrow Wilson Bridge Project will continue conducting Capital Beltway, Telegraph Road interchange and other area closures April 4-7. Variable message signs will be posted to alert drivers and provide detour information when necessary. This work will have significant impacts on Beltway and local traffic, and motorists are strongly advised to seek alternate routes to avoid delays. The scheduled work is as follows.

TELEGRAPH ROAD INTERCHANGE AND AREA CLOSURES

Wednesday, April 4 CONTINUOUSLY until noon on Friday, April 7:

  • Telegraph Road North access to East Drive will be closed.
  • Detour: Motorists who wish to access Burgundy Village should turn left onto Franconia Road westbound to right on Norton Road northbound to access Burgundy Road and Elmwood Drive.

Thursday, April 5 OVERNIGHT from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. the next morning:

  • Telegraph Road North will be closed at the Beltway to allow bridge and roadway construction. Northbound travelers will be reduced to one lane before reaching Huntington Avenue; all traffic will be required to exit by the ramp to Eisenhower Avenue. Also, Pershing Avenue access to Telegraph Road North will be closed.
  • Detour: Motorists should take the ramp to Eisenhower Avenue to Eisenhower Avenue eastbound to the traffic circle to Holland Lane to Duke Street.
  • The ramp from Telegraph Road North to the Capital Beltway Outer Loop (I-95/495 North) will be closed for roadway construction. Detour: Motorists should take the ramp to Eisenhower Avenue to Eisenhower Avenue eastbound to the traffic circle to Holland Lane to Duke Street eastbound to U.S. Route 1 South to the on-ramp to the Outer Loop.
  • The ramp from Telegraph Road North to the Capital Beltway Inner Loop (I-95/495 South) will be closed for roadway construction. Detour: Motorists should take the ramp to Eisenhower Avenue to Eisenhower Avenue westbound to the Eisenhower Connector to the Inner Loop.

CAPITAL BELTWAY CLOSURES

Thursday, April 5 OVERNIGHT from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. the next morning:

  • The exit ramp from the Capital Beltway Outer Loop (I-95/495 North) to Telegraph Road North will be closed for bridge and roadway construction.
  • Detour: Motorists should take the exit ramp to Eisenhower Avenue and take Eisenhower Avenue eastbound to the traffic circle to Holland Lane to Duke Street.
  • The exit ramp from the Capital Beltway Inner Loop (I-95/495 South) to Telegraph Road North will be closed for bridge and roadway construction. Detour: Motorists should take the Pershing Avenue exit to right on Stovall Street to left on Eisenhower Avenue eastbound to the traffic circle to Holland Lane to Duke Street.

Thursday, April 5 from 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.:

  • The exit ramp from the Capital Beltway Inner Loop (I-95/495 South) to Telegraph Road South will be closed for roadway construction.
  • Detour: Motorists should exit at the Eisenhower Connector and return on Eisenhower Avenue eastbound to Mill Road to Telegraph Road South.

Thursday, April 5 OVERNIGHT from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. the next morning:

  • The left lane of the Outer Loop (I-95/495 North) exit ramp to the Eisenhower Connector will be closed for bridge lighting. The right exit lane will remain open.
  • The ramps from Duke Street East and Duke Street West to Telegraph Road South will be closed. Detours: For eastbound traffic, use U.S. Route 1 South to right on Huntington to left on Telegraph Road South. For westbound traffic, use Van Dorn South to the on-ramp to the Capital Beltway Outer Loop (I-95/495 North) to the exit for Telegraph Road South.

Please use caution when traveling in this area. All construction-related work and dates are subject to change, depending on weather, material and contractor availability or other unforeseen conditions.

For More Information

Go to www.wilsonbridge.com for the latest traffic and project information.