Street Closings for Emancipation Day May Affect Travel to Capitals Playoff Game | Transportation
From Sheila Francis: Fans driving in for tonight’s first home Playoff Game between the Capitals and Bruins at Verizon Center at 7:30 p.m. may experience delays due to area street closings for the District of Columbia’s Emancipation Day parade and celebration festivities. The following streets will be closed from 8:00 a.m. until 11:00 p.m.:
· Constitution Avenue, NW and the surrounding streets between 7th Street and the west cross over at Pennsylvania Avenue
· Pennsylvania Avenue, NW and the surrounding streets will be closed between 12th and 14th Streets
· Pennsylvania Avenue north of Freedom Plaza will be closed for vendors
· 12th Street, NW will be closed between E Street and Constitution Avenue
For more details and information please visit the Metropolitan Police Department’s website at www.mpdc.dc.gov.
Please contact Sheila Francis in Verizon Center Communications for more information at 202-628-3200 x6042.