Amy Freedman, WTOP Traffic
WASHINGTON – With the Affordable Health Care Act and University presidents both making a comeback this week, the other return to the forefront was of the traffic variety: All too familiar major delays at the Wilson Bridge. Whether you crossed the bridge from Maryland or Virginia, this week brought back memories of the agonizing days when the new bridge was fully under construction and the only way to get through it was to keep thinking about that time when the work would be over and the ride would be vastly improved.
As drivers tried to sort out new configurations and lane closures the question once again became: Is the end is in sight?
The short answer: Yes!
The delays experienced this week were part of the final phase of paving work on both loops.
Here’s what we know:
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