Service Advisory

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

For the most up to date information please sign up to receive service alerts on our website at www.dccirculator.com and follow us on Twitter at

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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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Service Alert: Service Changes for the National Mall on July 3, 2019 due to road closures

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DC Circulator will Modify Service on the National Mall Route

Wednesday July 3, 2019

Due to the various road closures on the National Mall for the July 4th events, buses will be detouring after servicing stop 8 at the Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial. Buses will turn right on Independence Ave and continue to 15th Street turning left, then right on to Jefferson and continuing the regular route.

National Mall Route: Detour – Service will detour from 7:00 am to 9:00 pm.

Missing the following stops below:

  • Stop 9 – Lincoln Memorial Circle SW
  • Stop 10 – Constitution Ave and 21st St NW
  • Stop 11 – Constitution Ave and 18th St NW
  • Stop 12 – 15th and Madison Drive NW

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Follow @dccirculator on Twitter for updates.

Service Alert: DC Circulator to Modify Service on EM-LP, CH-US, NM, and DP-RS Routes Thursday, July 4, 2019

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National Mall Route

Road closures for 4th of July activities in and around the National Mall will impact the National Mall route in multiple locations on July 4th. To accommodate the event, DC Circulator will suspend service on the National Mall route all day on Thursday, July 4th, 2019.

Normal service on the route will resume on Friday, July 5, 2019.

 

Eastern Market – L’Enfant Plaza and Congress Heights – Union Station Routes

Road closures for the Barracks Row 4th of July Parade will impact both routes travelling on 8th Street SE on Thursday, July 4, 2019. To accommodate the event, the route will detour temporarily to 11th Street SE starting at 9:00 am until 12:30 pm.

Stops along 8th Street at E Street SE, G Street SE, and L Street SE will not be served. Instead, buses on both routes will serve temporary stops at:

  • 11th and G Streets SE,
  • 11th and I (Eye) Streets SE, and
  • 11th and M Streets SE.

Regular service to all stops on both routes will resume after 12:30 am or once traffic has return to normal.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dupont Circle-Georgetown-Rosslyn Route

Riders using the Dupont Circle-Georgetown-Rosslyn route on the evening of July 4, 2019 should be aware that the Key Bridge may be closed due to heavy pedestrian traffic. A post will be made on the DC Circulator Twitter account in the event that the Key Bridge is closed. Another post will be made when normal service is able to resume after the fireworks.

In the event of a closure of the Key Bridge, buses will only serve stops on the District side of the Potomac River, utilizing a turnaround at M Street NW and 35th Street NW. The stop in Rosslyn will not be serviced while the Key Bridge is closed.

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DC Circulator Weekend Bus Maintenance – Friday, June 14, 2019

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Starting Friday, June 14 and over the weekend, we are undergoing a significant maintenance audit. As a part of these activities, we have removed buses from service to complete suggested maintenance. This will cause delays on many routes. DDOT is working diligently with the technicians to quickly resolve this matter. DC Circulator riders should expect significant delays throughout the weekend on the DuPont Circle – Rosslyn,  Congress Heights – Union Station, and the L’Enfant Plaza – Eastern Market routes.

We sincerely apologize for the inconvenience this may cause as we continue our commitment to providing safe and quality transportation to District residents.

For the most up-to-date information, please follow us on Twitter @dccirculator.

Service Alert: DC Circulator to Modify Service on National Mall Route This Weekend Due to A Movie Detail

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DC Circulator service will be modified on the National Mall Route on

 Saturday June 15, 2019 and Sunday June 16, 2019

 

Saturday 6/15

Temporary road closures will impact the National Mall route in multiple locations. Starting on Saturday at 7:00 pm, service will end early.

 

Sunday 6/16

Service on the National Mall will be suspended all day on Sunday June 16, 2019.

 

For the most up to date information please sign up to receive service alerts on our website at www.dccirculator.com and follow us on Twitter at @dccirculator.

Service Alert: DC Circulator to Modify Service on GT-US, WP-AM, and DP-RS Routes this Weekend

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

Saturday June 8, 2019

Georgetown-Union Station Route

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Road closures for the Lawyers Have Heart 5k/10k will impact the Georgetown-Union Station route on Lower K Street on Saturday, June 8, 2019. To accommodate the event, starting at opening, buses traveling in the West-bound direction will not use K Street NW, proceeding instead along Pennsylvania Avenue and M Street NW.

The following stops in the West-bound direction will not be served:

  • Lower K Street NW / 30th Street;
  • Lower K Street NW / Wisconsin Avenue;
  • Wisconsin Avenue NW / M Street

Once race activities have finished at 11am, or as road closures allow, normal service will resume to all stops.

Saturday June 8, 2019

Woodley Park-Adams Morgan-Mc Pherson Square Metro Route

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Road closures for the Capital Pride Parade will impact the Woodley Park-Adams Morgan-McPherson Square route on 14th Street NW on Saturday, June 8, 2019. To accommodate the event, the route will detour temporarily to 13th Street NW starting at 3:30 pm.

The following stops will not be served during the detour:

  • 14th St. NW / Rhode Island Ave (Northbound)
  • 14th St. NW / U St. (Southbound)
  • 14th St. NW / P St. (Southbound)

Once parade activities have finished at 8pm, or as road closures allow, normal service will resume to all stops.

Saturday June 8, 2019

Dupont Rosslyn Route

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Road closures and staging areas for the Capital Pride Parade will impact the Dupont Rosslyn route in multiple locations on Saturday, June 8, 2019. To accommodate the event, Circulator buses traveling eastbound on Pennsylvania Ave will continue Pennsylvania Ave to Washington Circle, proceeding around the circle and returning westbound on Pennsylvania Ave NW, continue to M St NW, starting service at 30th and M St westbound to Rosslyn Va.

The following stops will not be served as early as 1:30 pm.

  • 19th and N St NW west bound
  • New Hampshire and M St NW east bound
  • New Hampshire and M St NW west bound
  • 24th and M St NW westbound
  • 28th and M St NW westbound

Once race activities have finished and streets reopen around 8:00 pm, the route will begin normal service to all stops.

Saturday June 8, 2019

National Mall Route

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Road closures and staging areas for the PurpleStride 5K race will impact the National Mall route on Saturday, June 8, 2019. To accommodate the event, Circulator buses will use 4th Street to avoid road closures from opening to 11 am.

The following stops will not be served between opening and 11am:

  • Union Station (E St. NW / Columbus Circle)
  • 3rd St between Jefferson Drive SW and Madison Drive NW
  • Madison Dr. NW / 4th

Once race activities have finished and streets reopen around 11 am, the route will begin normal service to all stops.

For the most up to date information please sign up to receive service alerts on our website at www.dccirculator.com and follow us on Twitter at @dccirculator