Portion of 295 to close periodically for construction work

A portion of 295 near Eastern Avenue in D.C.will be closed periodically throughout the week due to construction work.

The north and southbound lanes of the Anacostia Freeway will shut down occasionally between 10 a.m. and 3 p.m. through July 12.

Crews will be conducting bridge repair and preservation activities on the Eastern Avenue bridge over the freeway. DDOT will have traffic direction and detours in place.