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  1. Traffic Advisory: Park Service Extending Closure of Exit Ramp to Key BridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Patch.com

    Due to delays, the National Park Service is extending the closure of the exit ramp from southbound George Washington Memorial Parkway to Key Bridge, the park service said Thursday afternoon in an alert. The ramp will now remain closed through Saturday, Aug. 29. During this closure, crews are reconstructing the entire road surface, requiring extensive milling, gravel excavation and replacement, and laying new asphalt, according to the National Park Service.

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  2. Teen disappears while fishing along Potomac RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Virginian-Pilot

    ... when they believe he went into the water. The teen was last seen around 8 p.m. near the George Washington Memorial Parkway and Stratford Lane. Crews with Fairfax County fire and police departments and the U.S. Coast Guard searched through the night ...

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  3. Body of teen who disappeared in Potomac River locatedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WTOP-FM Washington

    ... for help and called 911. Fairfax Fire and Rescue said the teen was last seen near the George Washington Memorial Parkway and Stratford Lane. Units from several agencies - emergency responders from D.C., U.S. Park Police, the Coast Guard, Fairfax ...

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  4. Search for teen underway in Potomac RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WTOP-FM Washington

    ... he went into the water for an unknown reason. He was last spotted around 8 p.m. near the George Washington Memorial Parkway and Stratford Lane. #MTVERNON GW Pkwy between Stratford Lane and Mt Vernon REOPENED each way, POLICE/FIRE ACTIVITY now off ...

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  5. Ramp from SB GW Pkwy to Key Bridge closed next weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | WUSA-TV Washington

    The exit ramp from southbound George Washington Memorial Parkway to Key Bridge will be closed the entire week starting Monday morning, Ramp from SB GW Pkwy to Key Bridge closed next week The exit ramp from southbound George Washington Memorial Parkway to Key Bridge will be closed the entire week starting Monday morning, Check out this story on WUSA9.com: http://on.wusa9.com/1LmFT97 WASHINGTON -- The exit ramp from southbound George Washington Memorial Parkway to Key Bridge will be closed the entire week starting Monday morning, the National Park Service said. Crews will be reconstructing the entire road surface which will require extensive milling, gravel excavation and replacement, and the laying of new asphalt.

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  6. Grizzly that ate hiker is destroyedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 13 | CNN

    ... is in North Carolina and Tennessee. It is also the No. 1 most-visited national park. George Washington Memorial Parkway in Washington, Virginia and Maryland came in fourth place on this list of most-visited park sites in 2014. The Lake Mead National ...

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  7. Despite recent deaths, national parks generally safeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 11 | CNN

    ... is in North Carolina and Tennessee. It is also the No. 1 most-visited national park. George Washington Memorial Parkway in Washington, Virginia and Maryland came in fourth place on this list of most-visited park sites in 2014. The Lake Mead National ...

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  8. Road Work, Lane Closures Coming to Spout Run ParkwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | ARLnow.com

    The two-month project will result in lane closures and rush hour delays between the GW Parkway and Lorcom Lane. George Washington Memorial Parkway will begin a roadway project on July 27, 2015, which is expected to last through late September, along Spout Run Parkway in both directions between GWMP and Lorcom Lane.

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  9. Capital Bikeshare Expanding to High-Profile LocationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2015 | Planetizen

    With 350 bikeshare stations already in its system, Capital Bikeshare announced the addition of eight new stops at high-profile locations in and around the nation's capital. "Capital Bikeshare, the popular bike-rental program, said it is adding another eight stations in the Arlington area along the George Washington Memorial Parkway beginning next year," reports Dana Hedgpeth.

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  10. Thirsting for help with controlling litterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2015 | The Washington Post

    ... headquarters. Or they might volunteer at the Dyke Marsh Wildlife Preserve or the George Washington Memorial Parkway , two of the 400 cleanup sites in the Potomac River watershed, where last year 16,000 volunteers picked up a half-million pounds of ...

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  11. Capital Bikeshare Stations Coming to GW ParkwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2015 | WMAL-AM Washington

    On Tuesday night, the Arlington County Board approved a new Capital Bikeshare project that would install eight bike stations along the George Washington Memorial Parkway. The Board voted unanimously to accept federal money to build the bike stations, which will be located at major travel and tourist spots like Ronald Reagan National Airport and Arlington National Cemetery.

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  12. Coming to GW Parkway: Capital BikeshareRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2015 | Patch.com

    Arlington County received $286,000 in federal funding and will add 8 stations to fill gaps in Arlington, DC and Alexandria. With the help of federal funding, Arlington will increase the number of Capital Bikeshare stations along and near the scenic George Washington Memorial Parkway from one station to nine stations, according to a news release from the County.

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  13. Popular bike sharing program adds eight new stops in Arlington areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2015 | The Washington Post

    ... program, said it is adding another eight stations in the Arlington area along the George Washington Memorial Parkway beginning next year. Currently, there is only one bike-share stop in that area at the Iwo Jima Memorial on North Meade Street. ...

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  14. Southbound lane closed on GW Memorial ParkwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2015 | WUSA-TV Washington

    The left southbound lane of the George Washington Memorial Parkway will be closed at Windy Run Bridge on Friday while crews repair emergency potholes. Southbound lane closed on GW Memorial Parkway The left southbound lane of the George Washington Memorial Parkway will be closed at Windy Run Bridge on Friday while crews repair emergency potholes.

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  15. AAA issues harsh criticism in G-W Parkway closingRead the original story

    Jun 19, 2015 | The Washington Post

    The American Automobile Association, the huge driver group that provides help on roadways to motorists, issued a harsh rebuke after part of the George Washington Memorial Parkway in Northern Virginia was shut down for 14 hours after a bus engine fell from the vehicle. The engine of the 45-seat passenger tour bus exploded and fell out onto the roadway near Spout Run Parkway about 9:30 p.m. Wednesday.

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  16. All northbound lanes of George Washington Parkway closedRead the original story

    Jun 18, 2015 | The Washington Post

    The northbound lanes of the George Washington Memorial Parkway are closed at Spout Run Parkway due to an overnight crash.

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  17. More than a commuter route: Can the private sector boost the GW Memorial Parkway?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2015 | Business Journal

    It would be the second trust for a National Park Service site in the D.C. region, after the Trust for the National Mall , which was founded in 2007. The Trust for the George Washington Memorial Parkway would have a mission of connecting the community to the parkway through preservation efforts, as well as educational and interpretative outreach.

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  18. Major work on G-W ParkwayRead the original story

    Jun 15, 2015 | The Washington Post

    Major road work starts Monday on the George Washington Memorial Parkway and officials warn there are likely to be traffic delays. The work is in the area of Interstate 395 to Reagan National Airport in both directions.

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  19. 5 things you need to know MondayRead the original story

    Jun 15, 2015 | WUSA-TV Washington

    FULL STORY After morning rush hour Monday, road work will begin on the George Washington Memorial Parkway from I-395 to Reagan National Airport in both directions. Work will include ramps to the 14th Street Bridge, off and onto the GW Parkway.

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  20. Big resurfacing project starts on GW ParkwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2015 | WUSA-TV Washington

    After morning rush hour Monday, road work will begin on the George Washington Memorial Parkway from I-395 to Reagan National Airport in both directions. Big resurfacing project starts on GW Parkway After morning rush hour Monday, road work will begin on the George Washington Memorial Parkway from I-395 to Reagan National Airport in both directions.

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