By Peter Granitz
Law enforcement agencies are taking the final steps in securing the area near the convention center before the nuclear summit begins Monday.
Traffic is expected to be backed up all over the region. People traveling near the Convention Center will have an especially hard time … roads from O Street Northwest south to K St will shut down tonight at ten o clock.
DC Police Chief Cathy Lanier says police and secret service are securing the area around the convention center … filling in people on how to enter and exit the area.
“And taking the additional step with the residents in this particular area to make sure they understand what they need to do to enter a security perimeter so they know what to expect when they come here," Lanier says. "It’s very, very detailed.”
The Convention Center Metro station will reopen for the Wednesday morning commute … The streets in the area will open up Tuesday night.