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Public Engagement Events @ 8-10am, 11-2pm, 4-6pm

October 20, 2016

The District Department of Transportation (DDOT) invites the community to a series of “pop-up style” public engagement events on Thursday, October 20, 2016 to view and provide feedback on draft alternatives for the Downtown West Transportation Planning Study. The rain date is Thursday, October 27.

The Downtown West Study aims to improve east-west travel for cyclists, pedestrians, and buses. The study area includes:

  • Pennsylvania Avenue NW between 17th Street and Washington Circle; and
  • H and I Streets NW between New York Avenue and Pennsylvania Avenue.

The project will include the development of alternatives for a separated bicycle lane and pedestrian improvements on Pennsylvania Avenue NW and evaluation of a contraflow bus lane on H Street NW.

WHAT:
Downtown West Transportation Planning Study Public Engagement Events

WHEN & WHERE:
Thursday, October 20, 2016 (rain date is Thursday, October 27)
8:00-10:00 AM on the SE corner of Pennsylvania Avenue NW and 22nd Street NW
11:00 AM-2:00 PM at the Farmers Market on the 800 block of Vermont Avenue NW
4:00-6:00 PM on the NW corner of Pennsylvania Avenue NW and 19th Street NW

TRANSIT:
Metrorail: Foggy Bottom, Farragut West, or McPherson Square Stations
Metrobus: Visit wmata.com

 

Details

Date:
October 20, 2016

 

The District Department of Transportation (DDOT) is committed to ensuring that no person is excluded from participation in, or denied the benefits of, its projects, programs, activities, and services on the basis of race, color, national origin, gender, age, or disability as provided by Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, the Americans with Disabilities Act and other related statutes. In accordance with the D.C. Human Rights Act of 1977, as amended, D.C. Official Code sec. 2-1401.01 et seq. (Act), the District of Columbia does not discriminate on the basis of actual or perceived: race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital status, personal appearance, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, familial status, family responsibilities, matriculation, political affiliation, genetic information, disability, source of income, status as a victim of an intrafamily offense, or place of residence or business. Sexual harassment is a form of sex discrimination which is prohibited by the Act. In addition, harassment based on any of the above protected categories is prohibited by the Act. Discrimination in a violation of the Act will not be tolerated. Violators will be subject to disciplinary action. If you need special accommodations please contact Megan Kanagy at 202.671.1598 or megan.kanagy@dc.gov 72 hours in advance of the meeting. If you need language assistance services (translation or interpretation), please contact Megan Kanagy at 202.671.1598 ormegan.kanagy@dc.gov 72 hours in advance of the meeting. These services will be provided free of charge.