Advocacy Round-up: Spring 2024

The advocacy team’s been BUSY the past few months, making progress on projects and policies, while we keep up the fight to for a more equitable transportation system.

Blog Post: Last updated by Colin Browne on June 25, 2024.

Blog Post: Last updated by Colin Browne
on June 25, 2024.

 

Share feedback on traffic operations at the Capital One Center

Weigh in on the Traffic Operations and Parking Plan for the Capital One Arena.

Action Alert, External Link: Last updated by Kalli Krumpos on June 12, 2024.

Action Alert, External Link: Last updated by Kalli Krumpos
on June 12, 2024.

 

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Sign-on to Support a Safer Grant Circle

Sign-on to show your support for traffic safety improvements to Grant Circle.

Action Alert, External Link: Last updated by Kalli Krumpos on June 12, 2024.

Action Alert, External Link: Last updated by Kalli Krumpos
on June 12, 2024.

 

Hill Family Biking Open House

Have friends interested in Hill Family Biking? Want to share your ideas? Want to get more involved? Stop by!

Event, External Link: Last updated by Kalli Krumpos on May 21, 2024.

Event, External Link: Last updated by Kalli Krumpos
on May 21, 2024.

 

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Connecticut Avenue Multimodal Safety Improvement Project Virtual Public Meeting

DDOT will host a public meeting on the Connecticut Avenue Multimodal Safety Improvement Project on June 3rd.

Action Alert, Event: Last updated by Kalli Krumpos on June 3, 2024.

Action Alert, Event: Last updated by Kalli Krumpos
on June 3, 2024.

 

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Hill Family Biking Open House @ Lincoln Park

Celebrate & learn about Hill Family Biking at their open house.

Event: Last updated by Kalli Krumpos on May 9, 2024.

Event: Last updated by Kalli Krumpos
on May 9, 2024.

 

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WABA FY25 Budget Testimony Drop-in Working Session

We’re hosting another drop-in working session to chat about the DC budget, share best practices for preparing your comments, and hear more about what you’ve been working on.

Action Alert, Blog Post, Event: Last updated by Kalli Krumpos on April 26, 2024.

Action Alert, Blog Post, Event: Last updated by Kalli Krumpos
on April 26, 2024.

 

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Environmental Justice Action Summit

Event, External Link: Last updated by Kalli Krumpos on May 22, 2024.

Event, External Link: Last updated by Kalli Krumpos
on May 22, 2024.

 

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Prince George’s County Budget Townhall Meeting w/ Councilmember Oriadha

Join Councilmember Oriadha and community members for discussions about the FY25 budget and community issues.

Event, External Link: Last updated by Kalli Krumpos on April 16, 2024.

Event, External Link: Last updated by Kalli Krumpos
on April 16, 2024.

 

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Petition: Don’t cancel the Connecticut Ave protected bike lanes

Any safety improvements on Connecticut Avenue must improve the safety for all users, including people on bikes.

Action Alert: Last updated by Kalli Krumpos on May 23, 2024.

Action Alert: Last updated by Kalli Krumpos
on May 23, 2024.

 

2024 Prince George’s County Bike Summit

WABA’s 1st Prince George’s County Bike Summit takes place Saturday afternoon, May 18, 2024 in Suitland, Maryland. This free event aims to boost Prince George’s bicycling community and advance safe biking for all across the county. We’re excited!

Event: Last updated by Seth Grimes on May 14, 2024.

Event: Last updated by Seth Grimes
on May 14, 2024.

 

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DDOT Community Workshop: Georgetown Transportation Access & Circulation Study

Hear and share feedback aboutt the draft Georgetown Transportation Access and Circulation Study.

Event, External Link: Last updated by Kalli Krumpos on March 15, 2024.

Event, External Link: Last updated by Kalli Krumpos
on March 15, 2024.

 

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Ivy City Small Area Plan Community Workshop

Join the DC Office of Planning for an in-person discussion of the Ivy City Small Area Plan.

Event, External Link: Last updated by Kalli Krumpos on March 14, 2024.

Event, External Link: Last updated by Kalli Krumpos
on March 14, 2024.

 

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Your voice will make Alabama Ave SE safer for all who use it

Three opportunities to speak up for a safer Alabama Ave

Action Alert: Last updated by Colin Browne on February 23, 2024.

Action Alert: Last updated by Colin Browne
on February 23, 2024.

 

DC Office of Planning Urban Design Walking Tour

Learn from the DC Office of Planning about urban planning and design and explore terminology with practical examples.

Event, External Link: Last updated by Kalli Krumpos on March 25, 2024.

Event, External Link: Last updated by Kalli Krumpos
on March 25, 2024.

 

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Seeds & Spokes Ward 5 Family Bike Ride

Riders of all ages are invited to join this police escorted, closed streets ride with giveaways & swag!

Event, External Link: Last updated by Kalli Krumpos on February 23, 2024.

Event, External Link: Last updated by Kalli Krumpos
on February 23, 2024.

 

Ride

Gen-Z Online DC Budget Engagement Forum with DC Mayor Bowser

Share your budget priorities for FY25 with DC Mayor Bowser and learn more about the budget process.

Event, External Link: Last updated by Kalli Krumpos on February 19, 2024.

Event, External Link: Last updated by Kalli Krumpos
on February 19, 2024.

 

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DC Budget Engagement Forum with DC Mayor Bowser @ Brookland Middle School

Share your budget priorities for FY25 with DC Mayor Bowser and learn more about the budget process.

Event, External Link: Last updated by Kalli Krumpos on February 19, 2024.

Event, External Link: Last updated by Kalli Krumpos
on February 19, 2024.

 

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DC Budget Engagement Forum with DC Mayor Bowser – TeleTownhall

Share your budget priorities for FY25 with DC Mayor Bowser and learn more about the budget process.

Event, External Link: Last updated by Kalli Krumpos on February 19, 2024.

Event, External Link: Last updated by Kalli Krumpos
on February 19, 2024.

 

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DC Budget Engagement Forum with DC Mayor Bowser @ Deanwood Community Center

Share your budget priorities for FY25 with DC Mayor Bowser and learn more about the budget process.

Event, External Link: Last updated by Kalli Krumpos on February 19, 2024.

Event, External Link: Last updated by Kalli Krumpos
on February 19, 2024.

 

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Rockville: Pedestrian Crossing Guidelines Public Meeting

Learn about Rockville’s project to develop guidelines for pedestrian crosswalks and other pedestrian improvements.

Event, External Link: Last updated by Kalli Krumpos on February 16, 2024.

Event, External Link: Last updated by Kalli Krumpos
on February 16, 2024.

 

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Rockville: Mannakee Complete Streets Study Public Meeting

Learn about the Mannakee Street Complete Street feasibility study and proposed improvements & provide your suggestions.

Event, External Link: Last updated by Kalli Krumpos on February 16, 2024.

Event, External Link: Last updated by Kalli Krumpos
on February 16, 2024.

 

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Rockville: Martins Lane Bicycle Lane Project Public Meeting

Learn about, ask questions, and submit comments on the bicycle lane study and design project along Martins Lane.

Event, External Link: Last updated by Kalli Krumpos on February 16, 2024.

Event, External Link: Last updated by Kalli Krumpos
on February 16, 2024.

 

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DDOT Meeting on Alabama Ave SE Safety Improvement (Ward 7)

Join DDOT for a meeting on the Alabama Avenue SE Safety Improvement Study and share your safety concerns and ideas.

Event, External Link: Last updated by Kalli Krumpos on February 15, 2024.

Event, External Link: Last updated by Kalli Krumpos
on February 15, 2024.

 

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DDOT Meeting on Alabama Ave SE Safety Improvement (Ward 8)

Join DDOT for a meeting on the Alabama Avenue SE Safety Improvement Study and share your safety concerns and ideas.

Event, External Link: Last updated by Kalli Krumpos on February 16, 2024.

Event, External Link: Last updated by Kalli Krumpos
on February 16, 2024.

 

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11th Street Bridge Park Town Hall

View the Bridge Park’s final design by architectural team and engineers informed by hundreds of local residents.

Event, External Link: Last updated by Kalli Krumpos on February 6, 2024.

Event, External Link: Last updated by Kalli Krumpos
on February 6, 2024.

 

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DDOT Meeting: Reconstruction of Kennedy St NW

Public meeting on the Kennedy Street NW Reconstruction between 16th St to Georgia Ave.

Event, External Link: Last updated by Kalli Krumpos on February 5, 2024.

Event, External Link: Last updated by Kalli Krumpos
on February 5, 2024.

 

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Hill Family Biking – Ride to Ice Skating

Join Hill Family Biking as we ride from Maury Elementary to Canal Park for ice skating!

Event, External Link: Last updated by Kalli Krumpos on January 18, 2024.

Event, External Link: Last updated by Kalli Krumpos
on January 18, 2024.

 

Ride

DDOT DC-295/ I-295 Corridor Improvement Study Virtual Public Meeting – Ward 8

Learn about safety measures, increased accessibility, multimodal access, & more along the DC-295/I-295 corridor.

Event, External Link: Last updated by Kalli Krumpos on January 17, 2024.

Event, External Link: Last updated by Kalli Krumpos
on January 17, 2024.

 

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DDOT DC-295/ I-295 Corridor Improvement Study Virtual Public Meeting – Ward 7

Learn about safety measures, increased accessibility, multimodal access, & more along the DC-295/I-295 corridor.

Event, External Link: Last updated by Kalli Krumpos on January 17, 2024.

Event, External Link: Last updated by Kalli Krumpos
on January 17, 2024.

 

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