Sidewalk and Lane Closure on Benning Road NE for CBTC II Construction Posted on July 24, 2015 Sidewalk and lane closures on Benning Road NE through construction Please be advised that a lane and sidewalk are closed on Benning Road NE, between Oklahoma Avenue NE and 24th Street NE, for the construction of the second phase of the Car Barn Training Center (CBTC II). The westbound curb lane and adjacent sidewalk on Benning Road NE are closed to vehicular and pedestrian traffic. The sidewalk and lane will remain closed for the duration of construction. All work is contingent upon weather. All legal turn movements around the work zone are allowed. Motorists should use caution as they merge into available turning bays. Pedestrians on the north side of Benning Road will be detoured to the south side of the roadway at 24th Street NE and at 26th Street NE. Please note that the lane shift and pedestrian detours on 26th Street NE will remain in place for the duration of construction. Pedestrians traveling on the west side of 26th Street NE will be detoured to the east side of the sidewalk near Langston Golf Course. Pedestrians are asked to follow all signage, use crosswalks and walk behind the pedestrian barriers on 26th Street NE. The westbound X2 Metrobus stop at 26th Street and Benning Road NE will remain in service. We ask that motorists, pedestrians and cyclists use caution as they travel through or near the work zone, and follow all restrictions. Please watch for advance warning signs alerting motorists to changes in traffic patterns and detours. All construction activities are contingent upon weather, material and equipment availability and other unforeseen conditions. We encourage you contact us at any time to share concerns or request more information at [email protected] or (202) 210-3700. Thank you for your patience!