Service Advisory

Service Alert: Congress Heights – Union Station Route has resumed normal service at 8th St NE & East Capitol St NE

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Regular service on Congress Heights –Union Station route traveling 8th St NE southbound has resumed. Full service has been re-established at 8th St NE & East Capitol St NE going (southbound)

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Service Alert: Service Changes for the Martin Luther King Jr. Peace Walk & Parade on January 20, 2020

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DC Circulator to Modify Service on Congress Heights to Union Station Route this Saturday for the Martin Luther King Jr. Peace Walk & Parade

Monday, January 20, 2020

The Peace Walk and Parade will impact on key sections of the Congress Heights – Union Station Route. The Martin Luther King Jr Peace Walk & Parade is scheduled to take place along Martin Luther King Jr. Avenue, SE on Monday, January 20, 2020.

Buses will not travel along Martin Luther King Jr Ave. and will not service the following stops:

  • Martin Luther King Jr., Ave. SE and Good Hope Rd SE (Northbound or Southbound)
  • Martin Luther King Jr. Ave, SE and W St SE (Northbound or Southbound)

The Martin Luther King Jr Peace Walk & Parade begins at 10:30 am to 2:30 pm, buses may begin the detour service as early as 10:00 am.

Once the Walk & Parade activities have concluded and streets reopen, full service will be re-established. Follow @dccirculator on Twitter for updates.

Service Alert: DC Circulator to Modify Service on the National Mall Route for the Women’s March 2020

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DC Circulator to Modify Service for Women’s March 2020 on Saturday, January 18, 2020

The Women’s March 2020 will lead to road closures affecting the National Mall route. To accommodate the event, the following service changes will be effective on Saturday, January 18, 2020 from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm.

The National Mall route will begin service on January 18, 2020 with buses running the Museum Loop. This loop serves the museums along the National Mall, but will not serve the following stops along the Tidal Basin or near the Lincoln Memorial:

  • 15th SW / Jefferson Dr.
  • 15th SW near Maine Ave.
  • Basin Dr. SW near Independence Ave.
  • Lincoln Memorial Circle SW
  • Constitution Ave. NW / 21st
  • Constitution Ave. NW / 18th
  • 15th NW / Madison Dr.

Once the march activities conclude and streets reopen, the National Mall route will resume normal service.

Service Alert: DC Circulator to extend service hours for New Year’s Eve December 31, 2019

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DC Circulator will extend service hours for New Year’s Eve Dec 31, 2019, on the following routes Union Station-Georgetown, McPherson Square-Woodley Park, and Dupont – Rosslyn.

Service Hours will be extended until 2:00 am on the following routes Union Station-Georgetown, McPherson Square-Woodley Park, and Dupont – Rosslyn for New Year’s December 31, 2019.

Regular service will resume on Thursday, Jan 1, 2020.

 

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Service Alert: National Mall Route to Delay Start for Thanksgiving Day Trot for Hunger 5k on November 28, 2019

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Service Alert: National Mall Route to Delay Start for Thanksgiving Day Trot for Hunger 5k on

November 28, 2019

DC Circulator to Delay National Mall Route Service for the Trot for Hunger 5k Thursday, November 28, 2019

The Thanksgiving Day Trot for Hunger 5k will lead to road closures affecting the National Mall route. To accommodate the event, the National Mall route will begin service at 11 am. Once open, the National Mall route will run regular service to all stops.

Service Alert: Weekend Service Changes for Walk & 5K to End HIV and Marine Corps Marathon

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DC Circulator to Modify Service on Multiple Routes this Weekend for Races and Events.

Saturday, October 26

National Mall Route

Road closures and staging areas for the Walk & 5K to End HIV will impact the National Mall route in multiple locations on Saturday, October 26, 2019. To accommodate the event, Circulator buses will use 4th Street to avoid road closures from opening to 12 pm (noon).

The following stops will not be served between opening and 12pm (noon):

  • Union Station (E St. NW / Columbus Circle)
  • 3rd St between Jefferson Drive SW and Madison Drive NW
  • Madison Dr. NW / 4th St.
  • Once race activities have finished and streets reopen around 12 pm (noon), the route will begin normal service to all stops.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sunday, October 27

The Marine Corps Marathon course will run on key parts of the National Mall Route, Dupont Circle-Georgetown-Rosslyn route and on the M Street portion of the Georgetown-Union Station route.

Due to street closures during the marathon, the following service changes will begin Sunday, October 27, 2019 at the start of service:

National Mall Route: Delayed Start – Service will begin at 2 pm

Dupont Circle-Georgetown-Rosslyn: Delayed Start – Service will begin at 2 pm

Georgetown-Union Station: Detour until 2 pm – All westbound buses headed in the direction of Georgetown will run regular service up until the Pennsylvania Ave. NW/22nd St. stop before traveling around Washington Circle and heading east back toward Union Station.

Buses will not travel into Georgetown and will not service the following stops (all stops west of Washington Circle):

  • Pennsylvania Ave. NW/24th
  • Pennsylvania Ave NW/26th
  • Pennsylvania Ave. NW/28th
  • M St. NW/Thomas Jefferson St.
  • M St. NW/Wisconsin Ave.
  • Wisconsin Ave./O St.
  • Wisconsin Ave./Q St.
  • Wisconsin Ave./R St. (Georgetown Library)
  • Wisconsin Ave./34th
  • Wisconsin Ave./35th Street
  • Once race activities have finished and streets reopen around 2 pm, the route will begin normal service to all stops.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Service Alert: Weekend Service Changes for Walk & 5K to End HIV and Marine Corps Marathon

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DC Circulator to Modify Service on Multiple Routes this Weekend for Races and Events.

Saturday, October 26

National Mall Route

Road closures and staging areas for the Walk & 5K to End HIV will impact the National Mall route in multiple locations on Saturday, October 26, 2019. To accommodate the event, Circulator buses will use 4th Street to avoid road closures from opening to 12 pm (noon).

The following stops will not be served between opening and 12pm (noon):

  • Union Station (E St. NW / Columbus Circle)
  • 3rd St between Jefferson Drive SW and Madison Drive NW
  • Madison Dr. NW / 4th St.
  • Once race activities have finished and streets reopen around 12 pm (noon), the route will begin normal service to all stops.

 

 

Sunday, October 27

The Marine Corps Marathon course will run on key parts of the National Mall Route, Dupont Circle-Georgetown-Rosslyn route and on the M Street portion of the Georgetown-Union Station route.

Due to street closures during the marathon, the following service changes will begin Sunday, October 27, 2019 at the start of service:

National Mall Route: Delayed Start – Service will begin at 2 pm

Dupont Circle-Georgetown-Rosslyn: Delayed Start – Service will begin at 2 pm

Georgetown-Union Station: Detour until 2 pm – All westbound buses headed in the direction of Georgetown will run regular service up until the Pennsylvania Ave. NW/22nd St. stop before traveling around Washington Circle and heading east back toward Union Station.

Buses will not travel into Georgetown and will not service the following stops (all stops west of Washington Circle):

  • Pennsylvania Ave. NW/24th
  • Pennsylvania Ave NW/26th
  • Pennsylvania Ave. NW/28th
  • M St. NW/Thomas Jefferson St.
  • M St. NW/Wisconsin Ave.
  • Wisconsin Ave./O St.
  • Wisconsin Ave./Q St.
  • Wisconsin Ave./R St. (Georgetown Library)
  • Wisconsin Ave./34th
  • Wisconsin Ave./35th Street

Once race activities have finished and streets reopen around 2 pm, the route will begin normal service to all stops.

 

Service Alert: DC Circulator to Modify Service on National Mall Route for the Race for Every Child 5K on Saturday, October 19, 2019

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DC Circulator will modify service on the National Mall Route on Saturday, October 19, 2019 for the Race for Every Child 5K

Saturday, October 19, 2019

Road closures for the Race for Every Child 5K will impact the National Mall route in multiple locations on Saturday, October 19, 2019. Therefore, DC Circulator service will be detoured from 9:00 am – 11:00 am.

Once race activities have finished and streets reopen around 11:00 am, the route will resume regular service to all stops.

Stops Missed:

  • E St and Columbus Circle
  • Madison Dr. & 4th St
  • 3rd St between Jefferson Dr. SW & Madison Dr. NW

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Service Alert: DC Circulator to Modify Service on National Mall Route for the National Law Enforcement Run for the Badge on Saturday, Oct. 12, 2019 & Service Alert: DC Circulator to Delay Start on National Mall Route for Army Ten Miler on October 13, 2019

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DC Circulator will modify service on the National Mall Route on Saturday Oct. 12, 2019 for the National Law Enforcement Run for the Badge

Saturday Oct. 12, 2019

Road closures for the National Law Enforcement Run for the Badge will impact the National Mall route in multiple locations on Saturday, Oct. 12, 2019. Therefore, DC Circulator service will be detoured from 9:00 am – 11:30 am to the Tidal Basin Loop only.

Once race activities have finished and streets reopen around 11:30 am, the route will resume regular service to all stops.

Stops Missed:

  • E St and Columbus Circle
  • Madison Dr. & 4th St
  • Madison Dr. & 7th St
  • Madison Dr. & 12th St
  • Jefferson Dr. & 7th St
  • Jefferson Dr. & 12th St
  • 3rd & Jefferson Dr.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Service Alert: DC Circulator to Delay Start on National Mall Route for Army Ten Miler on October 13, 2019

Circulator to Delay Start of Service on the National Mall Route for the Army Ten Miler on Sunday, October 13, 2019

The Army Ten Miler race will lead to road closures affecting the National Mall route on Sunday, October 13, 2019. To accommodate this event, DC Circulator will delay the start of service until 12 pm (noon).

Once race activities have finished and streets reopen around 12 pm (noon), the route will begin normal service to all stops.

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Service Alert: National Mall Route Service Changes for Apollo 50: Go for the Moon

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DC Circulator to Suspend Service on National Mall Route due to Apollo 50: Go for the Moon Weekend Activities

Road closures and related events will impact the National Mall route in multiple locations on Friday, July 19, 2019 and Saturday, July 20, 2019.

Therefore, DC Circulator will suspend service on the National Mall route starting at 4:00 pm Friday, July 19, 2019 and 4:00 pm Saturday, July 20, 2019.

Road closures:

Madison Drive from 15th St to 7th St NW

Jefferson Drive from 15th to 7th St SW

14th and 15th Streets from Independence Ave to Constitution Ave NW

The street closures and listed times are subject to change.

 

Regular service on the National Mall route will resume on Sunday, July 21, 2019.

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