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Temporary Detour: Open Streets DC, October 5

Advisory Effective: 10/5/19 - 10/5/19

Saturday, October 5, 2019 | 5:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. (Updated: October 3, 2019)

Routes Affected: 62, 63, 64, 70, 79, E4, H2, H4, H8

Buses will detour during the Open Streets DC event on Saturday, October 5th from 5:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Customers are encouraged to plan ahead and allow additional travel time.

Street Closures

  • Georgia Ave NW between Missouri Ave and Barry Pl

Detours

62 Takoma-Petworth northbound toward Takoma

Buses begin service at a temporary bus stop on New Hampshire Ave NW at Randolph St (stop ID #1003054), to resume regular route on Sherman Cir NW at Illinois Ave.

  • First stop served after buses resume regular route: Sherman Cir NW & Crittenden St

62 Takoma-Petworth southbound toward Georgia Ave-Petworth

Buses begin detouring on Illinois Ave NW at Sherman Cir, to end service at a temporary bus stop on New Hampshire Ave NW at Randolph St (stop ID #1003054).

  • Last stop served before buses begin detouring: Sherman Cir NW & Crittenden St


*Route 63 operates in two segments

(Between Takoma Metrorail Station and a temporary bus stop on New Hampshire Ave NW at Randolph St)

63 Takoma-Petworth northbound toward Takoma

Buses begin service at a temporary bus stop on New Hampshire Ave NW at Randolph St (stop ID #1003054), to resume regular route on Sherman Cir NW at Illinois Ave.

  • First stop served after buses resume regular route: Sherman Cir NW & Crittenden St

63 Takoma-Petworth southbound toward Federal Triangle

Buses begin detouring on Illinois Ave NW at Sherman Cir, to end service at a temporary bus stop on New Hampshire Ave NW at Randolph St (stop ID #1003054).

  • Last stop served before buses begin detouring: Sherman Cir NW & Crittenden St

(Between Federal Triangle Metrorail Station and a temporary bus stop on 11th St NW at Irving St)

63 Takoma-Petworth northbound toward Takoma

Buses begin detouring on Columbia Rd NW at Sherman Ave, to end service at a temporary bus stop on 11th St NW at Irving St.

  • Last stop served before buses begin detouring: Sherman Ave NW & Columbia Rd

63 Takoma-Petworth southbound toward Federal Triangle

Buses begin service at a temporary bus stop on 11th St NW at Irving St, to resume regular route on Sherman Ave NW at Monroe St.

  • First stop served after buses resume regular route: Sherman Ave NW & Park Rd


*Route 64 operates in two segments

(Between Federal Triangle Metrorail Station and a temporary bus stop on 11th St NW at Park Rd)

64 Fort Totten-Petworth northbound toward Fort Totten

Buses will operate between Federal Triangle Metrorail Station, to end service at a temporary bus stop on 11th St NW at Park Rd (stop ID #1002102).

  • Last stop served before buses begin detouring: 11th St NW & Lamont St

64 Fort Totten-Petworth southbound toward Federal Triangle

Buses begin service at a temporary bus stop on 11th St NW at Park Rd (stop ID #1002102), to resume regular route on 11th St NW at Park Rd.

  • First stop served after buses resume regular route: 11th St NW & Lamont St
(Between Fort Totten Metrorail Station and a temporary bus stop on New Hampshire Ave NW at Randolph Rd)

64 Fort Totten-Petworth northbound toward Fort Totten

Buses begin service at a bus stop on New Hampshire Ave NW at Randolph Rd (stop ID#1003054), to resume regular route on northbound New Hampshire Ave NW.

  • First stop served after buses resume regular route: New Hampshire Ave NW & Shepherd St

64 Fort Totten-Petworth southbound toward Federal Triangle

Buses begin detouring on 5th St NW at Grant Cir, to end service at a bus stop on New Hampshire Ave NW at Randolph Rd (stop ID# 1003054).

  • Last stop served before buses begin detouring: Grant Cir NW & Varnum St

View detour map for routes 62, 63, 64


*Routes 70 and 79 operate in two segments

(Between Paul S. Sarbanes Transit Center and Fort Totten Metrorail Stations)

70 Georgia Avenue-7th Street northbound toward Silver Spring
79 Georgia Avenue MetroExtra northbound toward Silver Spring

Buses begin service at a temporary bus stop at Fort Totten Metrorail Station (Bus Bay G), to resume regular route on Georgia Ave NW at Missouri Ave.

  • First stop served after buses resume regular route: Missouri Ave NW & Gerogia Ave

70 Georgia Avenue-7th Street southbound toward Archives
79 Georgia Avenue MetroExtra southbound toward Archives

Buses begin detouring on Missouri Ave NW at Georgia Ave, to end service at a temporary bus stop at Fort Totten Metrorail Station (Bus Bay G).

  • Last stop served before buses begin detouring: Missouri Ave NW & Georgia Ave NW 

(Between Archives-Navy Memorial-Penn Quarter and Shaw-Howard University Metrorail Stations)

70 Georgia Avenue-7th Street northbound toward Silver Spring
79 Georgia Avenue MetroExtra northbound toward Silver Spring

Buses begin detouring on R St NW at 7th St, to end service at a temporary bus stop at Shaw-Howard University Metrorail Station (stop ID #1001602).

  • Last stop served before buses begin detouring: 7th St NW & Rhode Island Ave (stop ID #1001534)

NOTE: Buses will serve the southbound stop on Georgia Ave NW at Florida Ave (Howard University Hospital, before ending service at a bus stop on 7th St NW at S St. (stop ID# 1001602)).

70 Georgia Avenue-7th Street southbound toward Archives
79 Georgia Avenue MetroExtra southbound toward Archives

Buses begin service at a temporary bus stop at Shaw-Howard University Metrorail Station (stop ID #1001602), to resume regular route on southbound 7th St NW.

  • First stop served after buses resume regular route: 7th St NW & R St

View detour map for routes 70, 79


E4 Military Road-Crosstown eastbound toward Fort Totten

Buses begin detouring on Missouri Ave NW at 14th St, to resume regular route on Kennedy St NW at 5th St.

  • Last stop served before buses begin detouring: Missouri Ave NW & 16th St
  • First stop served after buses resume regular route: Kennedy St NW & 5th St

E4 Military Road-Crosstown westbound toward Friendship Heights

Buses begin detouring on Missouri Ave NW at 3rd St, to resume regular route on Military Rd NW at 14th St.

  • Last stop served before buses begin detouring: Missouri Ave NW & 2nd St
  • First stop served after buses resume regular route: Military Rd NW & 14th St


*Routes H2 and H4 operate in two segments

(Between Brookland Metrorail Station and Children's National Medical Center)

H2, H4 Crosstown eastbound toward Brookland

Buses begin service at Children’s National Medical Center, to resume regular route on Michigan Ave NW at First St.

  • First stop served after buses resume regular route: Michigan Ave NW & First St

H2, H4 Crosstown westbound toward Tenleytown

Buses begin detouring on Michigan Ave NW at First St, to end service at Children's National Medical Center.

  • Last stop served before buses begin detouring: Michigan Ave NE & North Capitol St

(Between Tenleytown Metrorail Station and a temporary bus stop on Sherman Ave NW at Columbia Rd)

H2, H4 Crosstown eastbound toward Brookland

Buses begin detouring on 11th St NW at Irving St, to end service at a temporary bus stop on Sherman Ave NW at Columbia Rd (stop ID #1001983).

  • Last stop served before buses begin detouring: Irving St NW & 11th St

H2, H4 Crosstown westbound toward Tenleytown

Buses begin service at a temporary bus stop on Sherman Ave NW at Columbia Rd (stop ID #1001983), to resume regular route on Columbia Rd NW at Sherman Ave.

  • First stop served after buses resume regular route: Columbia Rd NW & 11th St


H8 Park Road-Brookland eastbound toward Rhode Island Ave

Buses begin service at a bus stop on Quincy St NW at 7th St, to resume regular route on Rock Creek Church Rd NW at Upshur St.

  • First stop served after buses resume regular route: Rock Creek Church Rd NW & Varnum St

H8 Park Road-Brookland westbound toward Mt Pleasant

Buses will operate between Brookland Metrorail Station and a bus stop on Quincy St NW at 7th St.

  • Last stop served before buses begin detouring: Quincy St NW & 7th St

View detour map for routes H2, H4, H8

NOTE: There will be no H8 service between Mt. Pleasant St & 17th St NW and Georgia Ave-Petworth Metrorail Station.