Road Closures near GW on Friday, Oct 31

October 30, 2014 9:37 a.m.

The GW community is advised that 17th Street, NW between Constitution and Independence Avenues will be closed on Friday, October 31 between 7 a.m. and 3 p.m.

Commuters are advised to avoid this area and seek alternative routes or take Metrorail especially during the morning rush hour.

The Army Corps of Engineers and the National Park Service will be testing new flood control measures during this time.

For information regarding the Potomac Park Levee System, visit the Army Corps of Engineers website: