Construction Updates

Construction Update Notice 05.18.2020 - 06.01.2020
Monday, May 18, 2020
Monday, June 1, 2020
  • Work will take place from 7:00AM to 4:00PM unless special permits allow otherwise.
  • 4th St NE will remain open for this time.
  • Utility companies (WashingtonGas, Comcast, Verizon, & RCN) continue to remove cables & connection to vacant buildings along 4th St.
  • Miss Utility will be marking existing utilities in the area.
  • A dumpster will be delivered and placed adjacent to building 5234 4th St NE.
  • Preparation for the new Pepco duct bank along South Dakota Ave will continue.
  • Barricade fencing will be shifted along the west of S. Dakota Ave sidewalk for the New Pepco Duct Bank work.
  • Dry utility trench work for Pepco will begin along the west side of S. Dakota Ave sidewalk and across Kennedy St NE & Dakota Ave NE intersection. Vehicular and pedestrian traffic will be maintained per DDOT requirements. Barricade fencing will separate the workers and equipment from the S. Dakota Ave sidewalk.
  • Test hole work to locate existing utility crossings with the new Pepco duct bank will take place in Kennedy St NE and within the sidewalk west of S. Dakota Ave on the north side of Kennedy St NE.
  • DDOT approved traffic control measures for pedestrians and vehicles will be used for this work. Travel lanes in both directions on Kennedy St NE near the intersection of S. Dakota Ave will be made narrower during the test hole work. Certified flaggers will be on location to direct traffic when required.
  • Fence panels on blocks will be placed around existing buildings 5216, 5228, and 5234 4th St NE in preparation for wet utility disconnects.
  • Wet utility disconnects will take place at the vacant buildings along 4th St NE. Vehicle traffic, parking and pedestrians will not be impacted along 4th St NE or adjacent streets during this work.

Contact Info:

Please send any questions or concerns to or call 202-517-1919

Art Place FEZ LLC 

The Morris & Gwendolyn Cafrtiz Foundation

This notice will be updated and circulated weekly.