Clara Barton Parkway
Clara Barton Parkway --- D.C. Water Odor Abatement Project in the vicinity of I-495 (American Legion Bridge)
D.C. Water and Sewer Authority (DC Water) continues to work along the Clara Barton Parkway in the vicinity of I-495 (American Legion Bridge) on one of the odor abatement facilities as part of the large scale Potomac Interceptor Project. The inbound right lane closure will continue as part of the project and is planned to continue until September 2012. A new outbound left lane closure has begun and is expected to continue until mid-April 2012. All closures will occur during non-rush hour drive times from 10:00 a.m. to 2:45 p.m., Monday through Friday (excluding holidays).
Variable Message Boards have been posted that reflect these drives times.
Clara Barton Parkway --- D.C. Water Odor Abatement Project at Little Falls
The D.C. Water and Sewer Authority (DCWASA) continues to work along the Clara Barton Parkway on one of the odor abatement facilities for the Potomac Interceptor. The location of this facility is approximately three-to-four miles outbound from Chain Bridge. This is a large-scale construction project that is anticipated to last approximately 18 months. At all times motorists should be alert to construction vehicles entering and exiting onto the Clara Barton Parkway from the adjacent construction site at the Little Falls pumping station. Traffic control during non-rush hour periods is anticipated in the coming weeks.
Did You Know?
Clara Barton was born on December 25, 1821 in North Oxford, Massachusetts. The house she was born in is preserved by The Barton Center for Diabetes Education, Inc. as the Clara Barton Birthplace Museum.