Motorists should expect congestion in the Chevy Chase area through Thursday because of road work at the intersection of Euclid Avenue, Fontaine Road and East High Street. Crews will remove traffic islands at the intersection in an effort to increase pedestrian safety.
One lane of traffic will be open in each direction with the exception of Thursday when the outbound lane of Fontaine Road will be closed.
The work will occur from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. each day. Motorists should use caution or avoid the area if possible.