Road closures in D.C. due to trick-or-treating

      Halloween night is here and trick-or-treaters are likely prepped and ready to bring home the candy! Ahead of the annual occasion, The Metropolitan Police Department announced some street closures in the area due to heavy pedestrian traffic for Halloween.{ }

      On Wednesday, October 31, 2012 starting at 4:00pm until 6:00 am on Thursday, November 1, 2012, parking will be restricted on the following streets:

      K St, NW from 30th Street to Wisconsin Avenue, NW

      Water Street, NW from 33rd Street to the Mouth of the Capital Crescent Trail
      1000 - 1300 Blocks of Wisconsin Ave. NW

      M Street NW, from 25th Street to the Key Bridge

      1100 block of 26th Street NW

      Thomas Jefferson St. - 1000 block (From the canal north to M Street)

      The following streets will be closed to through traffic.

      Only residents, visitors, and employees of businesses within these areas will be granted access. Additional streets may be closed and/or opened at the direction of the Second District Commander or his designee. Citizens must present proof of work or residence to gain access to these streets.

      The restrictions will be in effect on Wednesday, October 31, 2012, at 6:30 pm, until Thursday, November 1, at 4:00 am.

      1000 block of Grace Street NW
      1000 block of Thomas Jefferson Street NW
      1000-1500 blocks of 29th Street NW
      1000 -1500 blocks of 30th Street NW
      1200-1300 blocks of Potomac Street NW
      1200-1500 blocks of 27th Street NW
      1200-1500 blocks of 28th Street NW
      1200-1600 blocks of 33rd Street NW
      1200-1700 blocks of 34th Street NW
      1500 32nd Street NW
      1600-1700 blocks of 35th Street NW
      2600-3100 blocks of Dumbarton Street NW
      2600-3100 blocks of P Street NW
      2600-3600 blocks of O Street NW
      2700-3600 blocks of N Street NW
      2700 block of Poplar Lane NW
      2700-2900 blocks of Olive Street NW
      3100 Block of Blues Alley
      3100 Block of Oak Alley NW
      3100 Block of South Street NW
      3200-3400 Q Street NW
      3200 Block of Cecil Place NW
      3200-3600 blocks of Prospect Street NW
      3300-3400 blocks of Dent Place NW
      3300 blocks of Cady's Alley NW
      900 Block 30th Street NW