D.C. streets closed for President George H.W. Bush’s motorcade

December 3, 2018

Officials in Washington have announced road closures Monday for the transport of former President George H.W. Bush’s casket.

Starting at 3:15 p.m., the following roads will be closed as Mr. Bush’s motorcade leaves Joint Base Andrews and travels to the U.S. Capitol, where he will lie in state:

⦁ Cross Allentown Road onto Forestville Road.

⦁ Left on Suitland Parkway.

⦁ Right onto Firth Sterling Avenue SE.

⦁ Merge onto Interstate 295.

⦁ Exit Washington Avenue SW.

⦁ Left on Independence Avenue SW.

⦁ Right on Third Street SW.

⦁ Right on Constitution Avenue NW.

⦁ Right on Delaware Avenue NE.

The motorcade will arrive at the Capitol at about 4:30 p.m., at which time the roads will be re-opened.

In addition East Capitol Street NE/SE, from Second Street NE/SE to First Street NE/SE, and First Street NE/SE, from Constitution Avenue NE to Independence Avenue SE, are closed until noon Wednesday.

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