The City of Alexandria Department of Recreation, Parks and Cultural Activities in cooperation with the Department of Transportation and Environmental Services, will be repaving the existing loop road and parking areas at Fort Ward Park, 4301 West Braddock Road. The work includes milling, repaving, installation of new speed bumps, and parking space striping. Work is expected to take up to five days and is scheduled for May 23 - June 1, weather permitting. In the event of inclement weather, work will be rescheduled tentatively for June 6-10. Work hours are 7 a.m. - 5 p.m.
The park and museum will be open during paving operations. Patrons should expect road closures throughout the day and should follow traffic signs, as some parking areas may not be available throughout the day.