03 Nov 2015


Be Part of Metro’s Riders’ Advisory Council

Are you a bus or rail commuter? Would you like to have a say in how Metro is run? Why not become part of the all-volunteer Riders’ Advisory Council? From the WMATA press release: The 21-member Council includes six individuals from Maryland, Virginia, and the District of Columbia, two at-large members, and the head of the […]

25 Aug 2015


PARK(ing) Day Permit Applications Now Being Accepted

DC’s annual PARK(ing) Day is returning Friday, September 18, and this is your chance to be part of the action. DDOT is accepting permit applications to set up your own PARK(ing) spot. The day is part of the city’s work to promote alternative modes of transportation. As much as I love my car and the convenience […]

21 Jul 2015


Upcoming Meeting on Intersection of 18th Street SE and Potomac Avenue SE

Tomorrow, July 22, at 10am, ANC Commissioner Brian Flahaven will host a meeting to discuss options for improving the safety of the intersection of 18th Street SE and Potomac Avenue SE, which is the entrance to Congressional Cemetery. In a post on his blog, Flahaven explained, “Numerous vehicle accidents have taken place at 18th and Potomac, […]

15 Jul 2015


Tell DC How to Make Ward 6 Streets Safe

The District Department of Transportation (DDOT) announced today that it is holding 10 public events spanning all eight wards to kick-off public engagement for Vision Zero, an initiative to eliminate all deaths and serious injuries to users of the District’s transportation system by 2024. The city plans to accomplish this through the use of data, enforcement, […]

01 Jul 2015


More Street Closures for CSX VA Ave Tunnel Starting This Week

CSX expects to start more street closures along Virginia Avenue, SE this week, many of which will remain closed throughout the remainder of the project. In CSX’s latest update, they also noted that a number of mature trees mature had to be removed and that “Unfortunately these are only replaceable with smaller trees, which will be […]

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