The Week Ahead…Rep. John Lewis Lies In State in the U.S. Capitol & Some Rehearsal Photos
By Larry Janezich
July 26, 2020
Monday, July 27
The body of Rep. John Lewis, D-Ga., will arrive at the U.S. Capitol to Lie in State in the Rotunda on Monday. A private ceremony will be held at 1:30pm.
The casket will be moved to the top of the center steps on the East Front of the Capitol to allow the public to pay their respects on Monday from 6:00pm to 10:00pm and on Tuesday from 8:00am until 10:00pm (according to CNN). Social distancing will be enforced and mourners will be required to wear masks.
On Wednesday, he will depart the U.S. Capitol for the Georgia State Capitol where he will lie in state.
Interment will be at South-View Cemetery following a private celebration of life at Atlanta’s Ebenezer Baptist Church, once lead by the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.
Here’s a list of expected road closures for the procession, from circa 11:30pm to 1:00 pm.
- I-695 and I-395
- Suitland Parkway
- 12th Street Tunnel
- Independence Avenue, SW from 14th Street to Lincoln Memorial Circle
- Independence Avenue from 3rd Street, SW to 2nd Street, SE
- Maine Avenue, SW
- 3rd Street from Constitution Avenue to Independence Avenue, SW
- Raoul Wallenberg Place, SW
- 23rd Street from Lincoln Memorial to Constitution Avenue, NW
- Constitution Avenue from 23rd Street to 3rd Street, NE
- 17th Street from Constitution Avenue to K Street, NW
- H Street from 17th to 15th Street, NW
- 15th Street from Constitution Avenue to K Street, NW
- Pennsylvania Avenue from 15th Street to 3rd Street, NW
- 2nd Street, SE from Independence Ave, to Constitution Ave. NW
Wednesday, July 29, 2020
ANC 6B’s 1333 M Street SE PUD Subcommittee holds a virtual meeting at 7:00pm to continue consideration of amenities and benefits under the Planned Unit Development of 1333 M Street, SE.
Meeting number: 157 034 6983
Host key: 912220
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Eastern Market Community Advisory Committee holds a virtual meeting at 7:00pm.
Among items on the agenda:
Report of the Chair
Report of the Market Manager
Impact of Covid 19 on Eastern Market
Lease negotiation status
Capital Improvements Report: Monte Edwards
Status of Eastern Market Strategic Plan study and next steps
Tenant’s Council Report
Eastern Market Metro Plaza Update
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