Temporary Detour: Parkside Pedestrian Bridge Project, July 23

Advisory Effective: 7/23/21 - 8/1/21

Friday, July 23, 2021 until Sunday, August 1, 2021 | From 8:00 p.m. to 5:00 a.m.

Routes Affected: U4, U5, U6, V2, V4, V7, V8

Beginning Friday, July 9, 2021, routes U4, U5, U6, V2, V4, V7, and V8 will detour each day from 8:00 p.m. to 5:00 a.m., to accommodate the Parkside Pedestrian Bridge project. The inner roadway adjacent to the entrance of Minnesota Avenue Metrorail station will be closed. Customers are encouraged to plan ahead and allow additional travel time.

The following routes will detour:

U4 Sheriff Road-River Terrace northbound loop towards Sheriff Road

  • Buses begin detouring at the first entrance to the station roadway and Minnesota Ave NE, resuming regular route on Minnesota Ave NE at Hayes St.
U4 Sheriff Road-River Terrace southbound loop towards River Terrace

  • Buses begin detouring at the first entrance to the station roadway and Minnesota Ave NE, resuming regular route on Minnesota Ave NE at Benning Rd.
U5, U6 Mayfair-Marshall Heights eastbound loop towards Marshall Heights-Lincoln Heights

  • Buses begin detouring on Minnesota Ave NE from Bus Bay L, resuming regular route on Minnesota Ave NE at Benning Rd.
U5, U6 Mayfair-Marshall Heights westbound loop towards Minnesota Avenue

  • Buses begin detouring at the first entrance to the station roadway and Minnesota Ave NE, ending route at Bus Bay L and Minnesota Avenue Metrorail station.
V2, V4 Capitol Heights-Minnesota Avenue eastbound towards Capitol Heights

  • Buses begin detouring at the first entrance to the station roadway and Minnesota Ave NE, resuming regular route on Minnesota Ave NE at Hayes St.
V2, V4 Capitol Heights-Minnesota Avenue westbound towards Anacostia/Navy Yard-Ballpark

  • Regular route, no detour
V7, V8 Benning Heights-Alabama Avenue northbound towards Minnesota Avenue

  • Buses begin detouring at the first entrance to the station roadway and Minnesota Ave NE, ending route at Bus Bay K and Minnesota Avenue Metrorail station.
V7, V8 Benning Heights-Alabama Avenue southbound towards Congress Heights/Benning Heights

  • Buses begin detouring on Minnesota Ave NE from Bus Bay K, resuming regular route on Benning Rd NE at 39th St.
We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause. Federal law requires face coverings when riding Metro.