Washington Monument Repairs - NBC4 Washington

    Most Dangerous Job in Washington D.C.

    After months of prep work, the final pieces of scaffolding have been mounted around the exterior walls of Washington Monument on Monday. The iconic 555-foot tall structure is about to undergo repairs after it was damaged from a 2011 earthquake. News4 provides a rare glimpse from the top of the Washington Monument. (Published Wednesday, May 15, 2013) After months of prep work, the final pieces of scaffolding have been mounted around the exterior walls of Washington Monument on Monday. See More