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Road Closures Planned for Weekend Events

by Katie Pyzyk September 6, 2012 at 2:50 pm 2,909 4 Comments

A couple of events this weekend involve road closures that could cause some traffic headaches.

The Arlington County Police Department will close streets this Saturday, September 8, for the 11th Annual Arlington Police, Fire & Sheriff 9-11 Memorial 5K, which starts at 6:00 p.m.

ACPD advises drivers to avoid the following areas on Saturday:

  • 5:30-7:00 p.m. — Army Navy Drive between S. Fern Street and S. 12th Street will be closed.
  • 5:30-6:30 p.m. — S. 12th Street between Amy Navy Drive and Crystal Drive will be closed.
  • 5:30-6:30 p.m. — Crystal Drive will be closed to from S. 23rd Street to S. 12th Street.
  • 5:30-7:00 p.m. — Traffic at the Pentagon South parking area will be disrupted.

Drivers should be on the lookout for temporary “No Parking” signs in the area. Illegally parked vehicles may be ticketed or towed. If your vehicle is towed from a public street, call 703-228-4252.

On Sunday, September 9, ACPD will assist with road closures for the 2012 Nation’s Triathlon. Due to road closures in Washington, D.C., Chain Bridge Road will be closed to all traffic from 6:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. All northbound Glebe Road traffic will be directed to Route 123.

  • bobbytiger

    Notice: If your car journey calls for a 10 minute trip, plan on 35 minutes. It’s your hard earned tax dollars at work. Embrace it.

  • NoVapologist

    Isn’t Chain Bridge Rd the same as route 123?

    • sunflower

      chain bridge is 123 in tysons, then in mclean dolley madison is 123 and cb has no number, somewhere around g w pkwy cb is 123 again.
      so……..yes and no

  • yequalsy

    Triathlon not triathalon. Looks like we’ll actually get to swim this year. Woo hoo, I think.

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