Temporary Detour: Parkside Pedestrian Bridge Project at Minnesota Ave Station, May 5-8

Advisory Effective: 5/5/21 - 5/8/21

Wednesday, May 5 | Saturday, May 8 from 8pm to 5am nightly 

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

Updated: Wednesday, May 5 at 12:40pm

Buses will detour due to construction. On Thursday, May 6 only, buses will detour from 8pm to 7am. Customers are encouraged to plan ahead and allow additional travel time. 

Street Closure: 

  • Roadway adjacent to Minnesota Ave station entrance 
The following routes will detour: 

U4 Sheriff Rd-River Terrace northbound loop towards Sherriff Rd 

  • Buses begin detouring on Minnesota Ave NE at Station Roadway, resuming regular route at Minnesota Ave station. 
U4 Sheriff Rd-River Terrace southbound loop towards River Terrace 

  • Buses begin detouring on Minnesota Ave SE at Station Roadway, resuming regular route along Minnesota Ave. 
Buses will serve bus bay G at Minnesota Ave station. 

U5, U6 Mayfair-Marshall Heights eastbound loop towards Marshall Heights-Lincoln Heights 

  • Buses begin route from bus bay L at Minnesota Ave station, resuming regular route on Minnesota Ave NE at Benning Rd. 
U5, U6 Mayfair-Marshall Heights westbound loop towards Minnesota Ave station 
 
  • Buses begin detouring on Station Roadway at Minnesota Ave SE, ending route at Minnesota Ave station (bus bay L). 
V2, V4 Capitol Heights-Minnesota Ave eastbound towards Capitol Heights station 

  • Buses begin detouring on Station Roadway at Minnesota Ave NE, resuming regular route on Minnesota Ave NE at Hayes St. 
Buses will serve bus bay M at Minnesota Ave station. 

V2 Capitol Heights-Minnesota Ave westbound towards Anacostia station 
V4 Capitol Height-Minnesota Ave westbound towards Navy Yard-Ballpark 

  • No detour. 
V7, V8 Benning Heights-Alabama Ave northbound towards Minnesota Ave station
 
  • Buses begin detouring on Station Roadway at Minnesota Ave NE, ending route at Minnesota Ave station (bus bay K). 
V7 Benning Heights-Alabama Ave southbound towards Congress Heights station 
V8 Benning Heights-Alabama Ave southbound towards Benning Heights 

  • Buses begin route from bus bay K at Minnesota Ave station, resuming regular route on Benning Rd NE at 39th St. 
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