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A True Community Construction Project

One of the highlights of the week for us was the ribbon cutting celebrating the restoration of Old Market House Square in historic Anacostia. What it lacked in fanfare and glitz, was more than made up for by the community … Continue reading

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Celebrating the Anacostia Riverwalk Trail

It’s hard to miss the largest infrastructure project DDOT has ever undertaken – the current construction of the new 11th Street Bridges – but there is another impressive project underway along the banks of the Anacostia River that hasn’t gotten … Continue reading

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A Land Where Bikes Rule the Road

At a Council hearing on Wednesday, November 2, there was a great deal of discussion about how to make cycling safer in the District. The testimony included calls for greater protections for bicyclists, better enforcement of existing laws and the installation … Continue reading

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Cycletracks

There has been some discussion over the past few days about whether DDOT will or won’t install cross-town cycletracks. We’d like to take this opportunity to try to clear up any confusion about our intentions and bring you up to … Continue reading

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