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SCHEDULED STREET CLOSURES FOR THIS WEEKEND EVENTS

Friday, May 2, 2014

SCHEDULED STREET CLOSURES FOR THIS WEEKEND EVENTS

DC Funk Parade

 

On Saturday, May 3, 2014, the DC Funk Parade will take place in the District of Columbia.  In conjunction with this event, there will be several street closures that motorists should take into consideration:

 

Assembly Area

 

The parade will assemble on Vermont Ave NW between Florida Ave NW & U Street NW at 5:00 pm.

 

Parade Route

 

The parade will start at Vermont Ave NW & V Street NW. The Parade will travel west on V Street NW and south on Ben Ali Way then disband in the alley prior to U Street NW.

                                                                       

Race for Hope 5K

 

(Washington, DC)-The Metropolitan Police Department and the Department of Transportation would like to inform the public of street closures in conjunction with the Race for Hope 5K scheduled for Sunday, May 4, 2014. 

 

The following streets around Freedom Plaza will close at 4:30 am for set up and will re-open at 1:00 pm:

 

  • Pennsylvania Avenue, NW from 14th Street, NW to 12th Street, NW
  • 13th Street, NW from Pennsylvania Avenue, NW to E Street, NW

 

Race Route

 

The race will start at 9:00 am and all streets will re-open no later than 11:00 am:

 

  • Southeast on Pennsylvania Avenue, NW from 12th Street, NW to 3rd Street, NW (Start)
  • South on 3rd Street, NW to Independence Avenue, SW
  • West on Independence Avenue, SW to 4th Street, SW
  • South on 4th Street, SW to E Street, SW
  • East on E Street, SW to 3rd Street, SW
  • North on 3rd Street, SW to Maryland Avenue, NW
  • Northeast on Maryland Avenue, NW to First Street, NW
  • North on First Street, NW to Constitution Avenue, NW
  • West on Constitution Avenue, NW to Pennsylvania Avenue, NW
  • Northwest on Pennsylvania Avenue, NW to 12th Street, NW (Finish)

 

2014 Capitol Hill Classic

 

(Washington, DC)-The Metropolitan Police Department and the Department of Transportation would like to inform the public of street closures in conjunction with the 2014 Capitol Hill Classic scheduled for Sunday, May 4, 2014. 

 

Race Route

The race will start at 8:30 am and all streets will finish at 11:30 am:

 

  • Start Route: South side Stanton Park at 5th Street and C Street, SE
  • Runners head north on 4th Street, NE to C Street, NE
  • Head west C Street, NE to 2nd Street, NE
  • Continue south on 2nd Street, NE to Constitution Ave, NE.
  • West Constitution Ave, NE to First Street, NE
  • South on First Street, NE to East Capitol Street, SE
  • East on East Capitol Street, SE to 11th Street, SE
  • South on 11th Street, SE to East Capitol Street, SE
  • East on East Capitol Street, SE to 13th Street, SE
  • North on 13th Street, SE to East Capitol Street, SE
  • East on East Capitol Street, SE to 22nd Street, NE
  • North on 22nd Street and merge right into RFK lot 7 parking lot to the river trail.

 

  • Return Route: East Capitol Street, SE to 3rd Street, NE
  • North on 3rd Street, NE to Maryland Ave, NE 
  • Northeast on Maryland Ave, NE to finish line at Stanton Park.

All street closures and listed times are subject to change based upon prevailing or unexpected conditions.

Motorists could encounter possible delays if operating in the vicinity of this event and may wish to consider alternative routes.  The Metropolitan Police Department and the D.C. Department of Transportation also wishes to remind motorists in the vicinity of this event to proceed with caution as increased pedestrian traffic can be anticipated.